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  1. 2012 Mazda 3 Touring - Delayed Shifting Reverse to Drive when Cold

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    Hi, I have a 2012 Mazda 3 Touring hatchback with SkyActive transmission and 79k miles that has about a 5 to 7 second delay when shifting from Reverse to Drive first thing in the morning when it is cold. It only does it the one time and after that it will not do it again until the car sits...
  2. A much delayed intro post

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Greetings from yet another Malaysian Mazda 3 owner. Noticed there are a few others here as well. Joined earlier but held back on the intro post to avoid jinxing it until I got the car and then procrastinated for another week and half. :laugh2: edit: It's a 2015MY 2.0 Hatchback. We only get 1...
  3. Apple CarPlay Delayed

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    As I've been saying in other posts, integration of CarPlay and Android Auto is far more problematic that it seems on the surface. Car manufacturers have delayed the implementation and the obvious conflict between CarPlay and the regular systems (basically going back and forth between them) is...
  4. Delayed Shifting - Reverse to Drive

    2012-2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I have a 2012 Mazda 3 with the Skyactive engine with about 10,500 miles. I've noticed on several occasions, when I shift from reverse to drive, my transmission is slow to shift. This morning the shift was exceptionally slow to the point that I had time to turn off my radio, rev the engine at...