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  1. AC condenser issue?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi i have a 2017 Mazda Cx 3 that leased and bought it to the shop because the AC wasn’t working. I was told a rock made it through my front grill and put a hole in my condenser, which will take $870 to fix.. and it’s a issue they say can happen again... has anyone else gotten help with this issue?
  2. A/C Condenser

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey folks. So I've been lurking the forums for awhile but my first post. So I've got a '14 MZ3 and earlier this week a huge rock flew into my condenser(NYOOO!). I took it to my dealership to see what we could do and warranty won't cover it and it's a buttload to replace through them. I'm a...
  3. Possible AC Condenser Rad Issues

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    Hi....For your Info! I have noticed on a number of 2010 & 2011 model year Mazda 3 have an issue with the AC condenser radiator. On each car that I have viewed, the condenser radiator has damage to the cooling fins on the lower portion. The damage is due to fact that the grill openings are soo...
  4. AC Condenser Flips On With Defrost

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So if you switch your air vent dial (from upper vent/floor for example) all the way over to the window defrost/defog option, the condenser is clearly turning on -- despite the fact that the AC button is not lit up. My previous car, a Ford ZX2 did the same thing and it drove me absolutely nuts...