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  1. Decide between 2 tires...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys, quick question. I'm looking at 2 sets of 4 tires, one set is the Bridgestone ecopia ep422 plus 205/60-16 for 125$ Canadian near new and the other set is Continental True Contact ECO Plus 205/55R16 for 200$ also near new. Which would you go with?? I know the true contact is slightly...
  2. Ahhh! I Can't Decide! CS SRI+CAB vs K&N 69 Typhoon w/shield

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I've been reading a bunch of the threads on the CS SRI and CAB and that the the cold air box may restrict airflow and quiet down the SRI sound. The K&N looks neat too and I read that it sounds awesome. But I live in Oregon which adopted California's emission laws, which means the K&N isn't...
  3. Purchasing Saturday.... help me decide!!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Will be purchasing a new 2017 Mazda3 GT snowflake white pearl mica on Saturday. Two dealerships are vying for my business. The two cars are both manual transmission, black interior and premium package. The differences are that Car1 comes with the $1100 I activesense safety package while Car2...
  4. Can't decide which to get ?

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello everyone! So I'm planning to buy a new used car and after some extensive research I've decide that I wanted a mazda3. After some online shopping and phone calls to dealers I found 2 that I can't decide between. I've gotten a 2014 mazda3 I gt offered to me for 15500 before taxes with 26k mi...
  5. Trying to decide

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello everyone. I've been lurking for a bit. I'm wanting to buy a 2016 but am stuck on which trim level. I'm looking at either the I touring or the s grand touring hatchback. Was hoping someone could chime in on the pros/cons of both. I guess I'm really looking for real world opinions opposed to...
  6. You guys decide

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I'm bored and need to buy something for the car. I like the silver trim in the car and came across this. What do you guys think? It's also available in the gloss black.
  7. Can't decide

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I've been thinking about this all week and can't decide which colour to go for. I'm after some rota forces for my 3, but do I get them in gunmetal or white? Bare in mind my 3's black.
  8. Help me decide please

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I have a 2014 Mazda 3 hatchback. The color is titanium Flash. what color wheels do you think would look good on it. I want to keep 16's on it.
  9. Buying a 2014 MZ3 sGT this week help me decide!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So I have my mind set on a 2014 Mazda 3 s Grant Touring. It retails for $27290 MSRP (no tech package) which is good because the extra $2k is not worth it to me. The car is in great supply at every dealership and I have an employee discount + college incentive they are offering so I can get the...
  10. Trading in for another 3, cant decide which one.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey guys, I figured this would be the place to go for some help picking which model of car I should trade in for. I currently have a 2010 3i Sport, but it has the 5at, and I'd really like something with a manual on it. I've come across a couple options and have some thoughts on some used cars...
  11. Help me decide

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I have wanted new wheels and tires since I bought the car. I just haven't been able to decide on what I like 100%. The Enkei VR5 wheel has really caught my eye. However, they offer it in black and hyper black and I like both. My 3 is the liquid sliver. I plan to do a black vinyl roof wrap at...
  12. Ready to pull the trigger, help me decide!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I am between the Sparco Tarmac 17's and the Motegi MR118 18's. Specs: Sparco Tarmacs - $907 for the set Pic: http://www.tirerack.com/images/wheels/sparco/swap/sparco_tarmac_gm_ci3_l.jpg Size: 17x7 Offset: 45mm Backspacing: 5.75" Weight: 18.85lbs. Tire: Ecsta PA31 215/50-17 Tire Weight: 24lbs...
  13. Help me decide if these wheels would fit/look good! (SSR D5R)

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I just decided to drop my cash on the corksport power series race pipe w/ high flow catalyst and wait till summer to grab new wheels. However, i just saw a great deal on some 18x9 SSR D5R's and was wondering how the fitment would work and whether or not you guys thought they would look good on...
  14. Can't decide between rally armor or corksport flaps.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I've searched around here and online in general and can't decide which I like more. The Corksport are more subtle than the rally armors which basically look like they belong on a WRX. I like them both though, anyone who has either or have any comments about them? I'm slightly worried about how...
  15. Buying wheels soon! Cant Decide! xxr 527 or 530 in GOLD! Help?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys im looking at buying new wheels pretty soon and I cant decide which ones to get? So I narrowed it down to 2 wheels, the XXR 530's or XXR 527's what do you guys think. Im going with 18x9 527 530
  16. Help me decide next upgrades! $1,500 Budget

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Alright everyone! I just got my payment for my old truck that I sold to family. It was decided before I bought the Mazda that what ever I got for the truck would be used for the new car to do upgrades and mods. My budget is around $1,700 (well more like $1,500, think I am going to buy a GoPro)...
  17. Help me decide wheels please!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I have a 2010 Celestial Blue Mazda 3.. I saw these wheels online.. do you guys think they would go well with the celestial blue?? Heres the link.. They are black with blue lip Glide Wheel - Velox Wheels
  18. Help me decide...

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Wheels and Tires
    Have a 2012 MS3 - white pearl. Would like to get an 'everyday tire set-up' vs. the 18" currently on the car. Not looking into anything too radical and would like to stay within factory spec / tolerances for fit. Which would u prefer... Plan on using 225/45-17 tires, undecided on brand...
  19. Help me decide...

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Motegi SP10 in hyper black (or flat black) 18x8 +40 18.6 lbs TR Motorsports MT1 18x8.5 +48 18.5 lbs Konig Milligram 18x8.5 +45 18.9 lbs I'm definitely still open to suggestions...
  20. Please help me decide

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So about two weeks ago this old guy backed up into me. Luckly I had my clutch pedal pressed in so my car just bounched off of his but my front bumper took a bit of damage. Yesterday I got a check from his insurance for $580.25 to repair the damages. The local dealership gave me a qoute of about...