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  1. 2015 Mazda 3 blinkers and fan not working after battery disconnection

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Here's the story. When I tried to start my 2015 Mazda 3 one afternoon it was fully dead, no lights, no crank, dead. So I assumed it was the battery, popped the hood and the terminals and posts were very corroded. I cleaned them off and attached my battery charger, the battery was fully charged...
  2. Fuse limit question

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm pretty noob with anything electronics, but I managed to pull off the below this past weekend using the empty fuse block (9) from the interior fuse box. I used a low profile fuse tap with a 15A fuse since I read somewhere that's what that block should support. My question is if it's possible...
  3. Which fuse slots to use for dash cam? Mazda 3 2018

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've added the camera on the windshield and guided the line to the fuse box. I'm a bit confused now which fuse slots would be good to use. I've got a 12v always on line and ACC line and of course the ground. Anyone can tell me which fuse slots can be successfully used for the camera? I'd...
  4. Where is the fuse for rear 12v outlet?

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    2018 M3 Hatchback, the rear console 12v outlet is always on. The owners manual states it has an unswitched 15amp fuse F9 in the inside kick panel fuse block. But F9 is empty! No fuse there. Not sure if this matters, but the dealer installed the Android Auto / Apple Carplay that removed the...
  5. Under Hood Fuse Box Nuts

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    Would anyone happen to know the nut size that holds down the high current AMI/MIDI Fuses. I was replacing the 80 amp power steering fuse in a 2009 Mazda 3 hatch and managed to drop a nut. Thank you.
  6. Which tap a fuse for 2018 GT?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Looking to hard wire my Uniden R3 and the tap a fuse that worked in my 2005 Mazda 3 does not fit this new car. I can't seem to find the exact one to buy no matter how much searching I do so does anyone have a link to the correct one preferably on Amazon?
  7. How to disable stock yellow halogen DRL without removing fuse

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I know there is a thread on how to turn off the stock DRL on 2013 mazda 3 by using a combination of pressing different buttons. However, I fuse tapped some RGB halos for my headlights on the DRL fuse. Is there anyway to stop the yellow DRL from turning on while still having power to my...
  8. Fuse location for headlight?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm not looking for the low or high beam...I'm looking for the fuse that powers the little 194 bulbs in the corners of the headlights. WHERE IS THE FUSE FOR THIS LIGHT?!
  9. Where is the cigarette lighter fuse on Mazda 3 2014?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi guys, I own a Mazda 3 2014 Skyactive 2.2D Hatchback. Yesterday I used a power inverter with a cigarette lighter socket and now the socket does not work anymore (Stupid me did not read the writing on the cap that was saying 12V 120W, and the power inverter was 300W ). I think I may have...
  10. Mazda 2011 sport Cig Lighter fuse

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello, I recently got this Mazda 3 2011 sport. Today I found out the cig lighter is not working and I will start by checking the fuses. Now where the H is the fuse box in this car? My old Volkswagen has all the fuses in the drivers side. I know there is one in the drivers panel (to the...
  11. Need Help: Blown STOP Fuse (Fuse #4)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Have these TPMS and DSC lights up. Pulled over, turned the car off and car won't turn on. Found a blown 10A STOP fuse. I have a 3rd led brake light spoiler tapped in the brake light. Not sure if thats the cause as I've had since 3 months ago. Could I just replace it with 15A fuse perhaps? Or...
  12. Am I using free fuse port correctly?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    There is a free METER2 fuse port in the engine compartment which has a rating of 7.5A and has no protected component. Is there really nothing connected to it? So if I run a piggyback fuse there with two 15A fuse, is that setup fine? Thanks!
  13. Installing Dash Cam - which fuse socket to tap?

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    2016 Mazda 3 sedan I just bought a dash cam with a parked mode recording. I need to know which fuse socket to tap so that it has power even if the ignition is off.
  14. 2011 Mazda 3i passenger side fuse box

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So neither of my outlets work. I already replaced the fuses in the driver side fuse box. I've read that there's another fuse box behind the glove box. I've completely removed the glove box and see nothing that resembles a fuse box at all. Can someone please help me? I'll attach some...
  15. Main Fuse

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I accidentally installed my battery the wrong way and I'm pretty sure I blew the main fuse but when I check the fuse box I don't see anything that's labeled main fuse. Where is it?
  16. 12v Fuse locations off when car is off. Pic

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    These are the only two spots that are off when the car is. At least for a 2.0, I have led drls in aftermarket headlights and rgb eyes. https://imgur.com/9Qikncq
  17. Add a fuse engine bay location

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Rewiring LED DRLs and I need a location to put these so they are on when I start the vehicle. I've got the piggyback fuse wire and just need a spot that can safely fail if needed.
  18. Fuse Tapping (WARNING!)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I've seen a ton of posts here about fuse tapping accessories such as HIDS, DRLS, GPS, radar detectors, etc. It seems many people here have fused their accessory wires to their engine ignition. While this DOES work, there are BETTER OPTIONS out there. In the gen3 fuse boxes, there are two...
  19. Big 3 Fuse Size

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys, I just did the Big 3 upgrade on my car, and I was wondering what size fuse I should use between my battery+ and alternator+. Thanks
  20. Which fuse is related to Auto lights?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello, My headlights isn't working in auto mode, they are working when set to On. I've heard this could be due to a loose fuse. Anybody knows which fuse i should be looking at? Is that the DRL fuse? (mazda 3 2015 hatchback) - sent from mobile