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  1. Dampers & Dust Boots - Cut Bump Stops

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So..I had to cut my bump stops when I installed my lowering springs, which removed the section of the yellow bump stop that fits into the black plastic shock boot (dust guard). I now can't use it and need an alternative option. I have some universal dust boots (accordion style) up front zip...
  2. Cut rear diffuser on 2016 m3??

    Interior / Exterior
    Hey all, Has anyone ever tried cutting a rear diffuser for 2014+ m3 sedans? It's stupid how it doesn't come with cut-outs and I've recently bought a magnaflow axle back and am wondering if anyone has cut one before and could give me tips? Thanks !!
  3. Necessary To Cut Bump Stop Trimming? Koni FSD's & Eibach Pro Kit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello, This upcoming week I'll be installing Koni FSD's on my car, I searched the entire thread and did not find many cases in which people have installed FSD's with their Eibach Pro Kit, I mainly found the RB Springs and FSD's Combo. My question is, will it be necessary to cut the bump stop...
  4. Cut Extra Key Without Programming

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I want to cut an extra key for my Mazda 3 that will open the doors in case I lock myself out. This key will be stored in my wallet). I don't need the extra key to have the ability to start the car. So far I've stopped by 2 stores(Sears and Ace hardware) and they weren't able to cut the key...
  5. Amp cut out and speaker pop below 2500 RPM!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    This is a very strange situation and I've tried everything and checked so many forums and asked so many people and even had professional audio installed check and still nothing. Finally going to post about it in hopes of finding an answer since I'm out of options. First things first I'll give...
  6. HID Cut Off Line - Photo Needed

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    If it is not too much of trouble, can you guys post some pictures of your headlight cut off line? If I shine my headlight against a wall, especially if I am like at least 50 feet out, the line isn't really straight horizontal....more like wavy horizontal line with some small gaps. I have 2014...
  7. Speakers cut in and out or don't work at all

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello everyone! I have a 2015 Mazda 3. Since I bought the car I have always had trouble with my speakers.... HELP!! If I use the navigation at any point during or after a drive, my speakers on my doors cut out like the navigation is going to talk to me (even after destination is cancelled)...
  8. Factory HID Cut Off

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I always thought the headlights on the Mazda were a bit weak, and after driving a few friends cars with factory HID lighting, I knew something was wrong. I do not have a flat cut off. The driver side is a wide 'V' shape, there is a 'notch' on each side, and the driver side output is noticeably...
  9. NAV & Radio cut out intermittantly

    2007-2009 Mazdaspeed3 Discussion
    Greetings, Noobie here. I notice that the most recent post on this sub-forum is three months old. I guess I will find out just how often folks visit and read these posts........ Here's the background: 2009 Speed3 with factory Bose and NAV. No modifications to audio or NAV. Car bought new...
  10. What tool to use to cut door panels?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So I have discovered even with spacers fitting my new door speakers still requires cutting bit of the door frame. Jig saw won't fit, tin snips is just making really sharp edges everywhere. So for those who has gone this far before, any tips on how I can cut this metal part of the door panel?
  11. Fuel cut off and timing

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    My 2012 Focus would cut off fuel when over 2000rpm and coasting in gear, and change timing for 91 octane. Owners manual stated 87 octane, but that it would take advantage of higher octane for better performance. Does anybody know if Mazda's engines do the same.
  12. Trunk Lid Power Cut

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello, does anyone know what wire I need to intercept and where I can pick it up to cut power to the trunk lid latch (4 door)? Id like to create a lockout. Thanks!
  13. Mazda emblem cut up for that evil look! (pics inside)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Okay its really not all that evil looking but thats what people call this modification. Just looks like a more pronounced "M" to me. I have yet to see this on a 3rd gen, seen it on many 2nd and 1st gen 3s. Well here are the pictures: Cut up with a dremel Reapplied 3M sticky exterior double...
  14. 6500 RPM cut out

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    i have a 2013 Mazda 3 skyactiv, i am a young kid and i do like to push the car. I don't do it often but when I'm in the mood i like to push the car. when i bring the car to 6200-6300 RMP the car cuts out i lose all power and it just coasts, i have heard thing like carbon build up, fluty cats...
  15. What to use to cut the grille?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I am trying to install DRL on each side of the center grille. But I need to cut grille, what is the best tool or best way to do this? Thanks!
  16. 2.5 exhaust direct bolt on to sky?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Anyone cut Skyactiv bumper for dual exhaust? Hi I want dual exhaust but not going to buy a 2.5bumper. Anyone successfully cut it? Pics? Instructions? Thanks Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
  17. Need opinions on exahust cut out

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Bn thinking of getting an eco and wanted profesional opinions on if it is worth it?
  18. Anyone cut Racing Beat springs?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    A friend of mine has a 2010 sedan and knows of a set of Racing Beat springs that he can pick up cheaply. He wants a lower drop than what the RB springs give and wants to know if he can cut a little from these to get the look he wants. I believe he will keep the standard rear drop but go a little...
  19. Custom cut Vinyl stickers

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Does anyone know where to get custom vinyl stickers to put on the outside of the car or on the window? I have some vector images I made that I'd like to get made into stickers. Thanks!
  20. 2012 skyative Fuel Cut????

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    So Last night my car just hit the 500mile marker and I finaly decided to get on it :yes:. and it was doing better then I suspected it would untill 7000 RPM ... A sudden loss of power :crybaby 1: that i think was the fuel cut. Is there away to fix this can i buy a piggyback for the 2012 skyative...
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