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  1. Istop flashing amber battery management light

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    I have a 2014 mazda 3 i had the battery replaced and all the amber lights are still flashing. I have tried to follow the reset rule but it flashes green 3 times after i start the engine and then it goes back to amber please help!!!!!
  2. CEL Flashing Tracion control light on.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    2012 Mazda 3i Skyactiv, 135,000 miles. During normal acceleration the CEL starts to flash and the traction light comes on solid. Engine has a code for Misfire Cylinder #3 Dealer wasn’t for sure why I was getting a misfire code. The software was upgraded to help the misfire issue. Fuel...
  3. 2010 Mazda3 - Airbag light flashing

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Hi, does anybody know the code for a flashing airbag light which flashes 2 times and then 3 times? Thanks.
  4. 2012 Mz3 Airbag light flashing and “Passenger air bag off” light

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I’ve been having an issue with a code 16, in which the airbag light flashes once, then pauses, and then 6 times in a row before repeating it all. Also the “passenger air bag off” light on the display under the dash is on fixed. Its still on with passengers over 100lbs. Anybody knows if its the...
  5. Start button flashing amber

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Recently I took my 2014 Mazda 3 to a body shop to have work done on it. I gave them my spare key. I got a call later on that the car wouldn't start. I figured the fob battery might be dead, so I explained to them how to press the fob to the starter button to start it, and I brought in my main...
  6. Possible Misfire (CEL flashing and traction on)

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Hello forum. I have a 12 Mazda 3 Skyactiv 2.0L. Coming back from work today I was passing an unsospecting Fiesta. Pushed through second and third and hit redline at 7K both times (I’m OVTuned). I was in manual mode. Right after shifting to 4th, the christmas tree lit up. CEL flashing, and the...
  7. Flashing Airbag light

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    2017 Mazda 3 Touring 2.5 6MT Tonight on my way to dinner towards the end of the trip (30min) my airbag light started blinking. As far as I could tell there was no pattern and regularly stopped flashing just to start again. It seemed to happen more as I was accelerating but still occurred while...
  8. 2010 Mazda 3 GT airbag light flashing with error code 19

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi, I just bought this car(2010 Mazda 3 2.5 GT) for about a month. Everything was running and working perfectly until yesterday morning when I started up the car I got an airbag light flashing. The code is 19. Has anyone encountered this error before and fixed the problem or know what this error...
  9. Quick OVTune flashing question

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    For those that have flashed back to stock...which file did you use? The initial Stock.Dump, or the first .HEX file OV gave you? If it is the dump, do you just change the file extension?
  10. Installing flashing 3rd brake light?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, I recently bought a LSC-100A flashing module for below $10. It's meant to work in all cars. I have a 2016 iGT Mazda 3 sedan, I tried to locate the wires for my 3rd brake light but I gave up trying to find it after going through my back seat and some covers (didn't want to break...
  11. Mazda3 2014, BSM OFF Flashing (troubleshooting & repair)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hello! I am new to FORScan and am trying to determine if my BSM-R (Blind Spot Monitoring Sensor – Right) is bad and how to replace / recalibrate it. I have hit a wall on what I can research online. Any help / insight is appreciated! Some Background: My car was hit while parked on the street a...
  12. LED Turn Signals not flashing when unlocking doors

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi, I started noticing that the LED switchbacks I have from morimoto/ TRS will not always flash when I unlock the doors. On the first click of unlocking, one may flash, but on the second click both do. Turn signals on mirrors and taillight turn signals which are still halogen bulbs do flash as...
  13. Flashing 3rd brake light?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Does anyone know how to make the 3rd brake light on the hatch flash when on the brakes?
  14. security light flashing

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Yesterday, I found out that the security light (the light with the symbol "the car and the key in it") of my car still flashes even I take out my keys and close all the doors and already outside the vehicle. It still flashes until today. This never happens before. I checked all the doors, glass...
  15. Air bag front seat belt pretensioner system warning light flashing

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So today the Air bag front seat belt pretensioner system warning light began flashing. Flashes 9 times then pauses then flashes 4 times. What do I do? What has caused this?
  16. Fog Light Flashing issue

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello, I have searched and not found and answer so I figured I would ask. I recently went to go drive to the airport and noticed that my fog lights where flickering or flashing rapidly on and off. Since I was driving to the airport and going to park my car for a week my quick solution was to...
  17. Flashing ECU?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I'm looking around for some performance mapping of the ECU of my 2015 SkyActive Mazda 3. Looks like "Orange Virus" was the leader in this arena but they seem to have disappeared. Well not quite, James Barone Racing posted on their Face Book that the two companies were "Teaming Up" to provide a...
  18. HT disconnect three-times flashing turn indicator (no infotainment screen)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hello guys, Do you know how to disconnect the three-times flashing turn indicator feature in a Mazda 3 Neo (i.e. The basic version here in Oz w/out infotainment screen, only radio). I don't really like it flashing three times... Thanks!
  19. problem: mazda3 won't start, security light flashing red, power weak

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    Didn't have any problems with the car until today. No idea if it's the alarm/immobilizer, battery, or something else. It's a 2010 Mazda3. I'm hoping to avoid towing it to the Mazda dealership, although at this rate, it looks like I might have to. -Walked up to the car and noticed it took...
  20. LDW and Auto headlight warning light flashing

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Today my Land Departure Warning light and Auto Headlight started flashing. I had the dealer scan for codes and 6 error codes came up. Not only is there an issue with the camera system that controls these features the module for the infotainment system keeps producing 4 other error codes - even...