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  1. Front / Middle Console trim piece won't stay in place.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I am currently in the process of upgrading my 2018 Mazda 3 GT to have Android Auto / Apple Car Play. I have removed all the trim and run the wiring. Everything seems to be working perfectly and now i am trying to put back the trim piece that runs along the sides of the AC temperature control and...
  2. Center Console - No Power

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey everybody, I could use some advice. I bought my 2015 Mz3 GT about 2 months ago. About a month ago, all power died from my center console (12v plug, 2 USB ports, SD card slot). I have tried replacing fuses 5, 9, and 11 in the driver seat fuse box, but no help. I have also tried reseated the...
  3. Center console removal help

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Ok, after spending way too much time searching these forums and even more time on Google, I need help. I have a 2018 Touring with manual trans. I have the electric E-brake and Bose system. I CANNOT find anywhere to show how to remove the center console. There are numerous tuts for the 14-17...
  4. 2015 Center Console Swap

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello all, Does anyone know about the possibility of swapping the center console on my 2015 3 Hatchback for the 2017-2018 center console? I know that the parking brake is electric on the 2017-2018, so that might make it impossible, but still curious all the same.
  5. Console Part Number Needed

    Interior / Exterior
    Just looking for the trim piece this USB unit is encased with (A in the photo). I went to the dealership to order this part but they could not find the item in the system. I'm wondering if anybody has it or might know where to find it. Early this week I will be heading to scrap yards to try...
  6. 2015 Mazda 3 Center Console latch

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Welcome all, I am new here and much like the part I am looking for, I am having a hard time finding anything on this. I bought a 2015 Mazda 3 and the latch on the center console is broken. I spotted a video on youtube that showed someone making this replacement, but they didn't call out the...
  7. How do I make a template of the center console to wrap it?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I bought some vinyl wrap, and I was able to lift a piece of the console. Now I totally have a brain fart moment on how to actually measure and cut it.
  8. this piece broke off on my center console, where can I get a replacement?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So I don’t know how this happened, but this little piece broke off near my gear shifts. I can’t find it and I don’t know what this piece is called, where can I get a replacement piece?
  9. Noob question. Do our cars show fuel mileage anywhere on the console?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So far I've been manually resetting my trip meter to calculate my mileage every fill up but I was wondering if it's already built in and also if there is a way to see how many liters are remaining...
  10. Mazda3 BL LED pinhole light over console

    Interior / Exterior
    Hi all I'm looking to swap out the original blue LED light that pools over the centre console for a red one. Anyone else tried to replace this? Having difficulty finding parts. Thanks
  11. 2011 manual shift boot center console on an auto???

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Manual 3 Center console on an automatic Mazda 3. Hello, been on the forums for a while now but this is my first post. i want to add a shift boot onto my auto. i see that the center consoles are pretty similar, does anyone know if they are swap able? as in can i put use a manual center console...
  12. Center console tray alternatives?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Any better options for the little tray that sits in our center console armrest? The OEM tray isn't very big nor very deep. I was curious if there was anyone making something that's deeper. There's this: https://www.amazon.com/Armrest-Secondary-Storage-Center-Console/dp/B01MXCRRUK/. but it just...
  13. Upper Console Technology Package Rattling Noises

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi, I'm asking for your help, as perhaps somebody has encountered the same problem as the one I've been having. I have a 2016 Mazda 3 with the i-ACTIVESENSE package and lowered springs, now for the last 3 month I started noticing a very small rattling noise coming fro the upper console...
  14. Centre Console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Has anybody else asked the question why the sides of the centre console are different. In my RHD case the passenger side is shaped where as the drivers side is straight and more enclosed. Me left knee does tend to rest against this while i am driving an cant help thinking that it would be better...
  15. DIY: 2017 Overhead Console Removal

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Rudimentary guide to removing the overhead console on a 2017 GT w/ iAS. I take no responsibility for any damages or injuries that may result from using this guide. Remove the two Philips head screws; don't drop them or else they'll bounce into a bottomless pit never to return... Once you...
  16. Console gets extremely hot when AC is running

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My girlfriend drives a 2010 Mazda 3 (2.5/manual) and has been having issues with the passenger side lower console heating up extremely hot to the touch while the A/C is on. I attached a picture of exactly where the heat is sourced. It doesn't do it when the A/C is off or if just the blower is...
  17. DIY: 2017 6MT Center Console Disassembly

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Wasn't able to find any info on dismantling a 2017 Mazda 3 center console so I decided to start pulling things apart anyway... Here's a rudimentary guide that may be helpful for some. Of course you do all this at your own risk and I assume no responsibility for any damage or injury. Start by...
  18. '17 Center Console Removal: Help Please

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    To read about the center console removal, it is simple, i.e., just pull up on the rear of the center console and push it forward at the same time. However, on my '17 (with its sliding cup holder cover like a Mazda 6), while I can pull up the front "corners" of the center console disengaging the...
  19. Loose/broken central console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    Hello, Seems like the pins (or whatever it is) holding the back of the lid of the central console got broken, so it's now tilting when I put my elbow on the front end of the closed lid. Do you guys know if this is something that can be repaired under the warranty? I didn't apply excessive force...
  20. 2016 sT - Ticking noise from center console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have a 2016 sTouring with 8800 miles on it, bought last May. It has the well-documented occasional ticking noise from the lower right front passenger footwell although I haven't heard it much through the winter. A few days ago I started to hear what I thought was that same ticking noise...