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  1. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    To give a bit of background I have a 2015 Mazda 3 hatch and I decided to install an i.c from a lower year model (2014) with a heads up display. Everything on the new cluster works fine BUT soon after I noticed my AC wasn't running anymore. Going more into detail: there are warning lights that...
  2. 2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Was driving back home after work noticed a weird smell in my car by the time I got home and stepped out my car i saw steam or smoke coming from the hood I lifted it up to see steam or smoke coming from my engine and the coolant that was in my reservoir seemed to be employ completely I’m pretty...
  3. 2004-2009 Mazda3Appearance & Interior
    The owner before me was in a accident with this car and damaged the front bumper i tried to sand down and paint over the damage but I’m not good at using car spray paint so it’s kinda messy was wondering if there’s anyway I can fix this damage maybe use a. Sander and use body filler then get it...
  4. 2007-2009 Mazdaspeed3 Discussion
    Hi, I have a 2007 Mazdaspeed3. I am having and issue where the engine sounds like it is knocking at ~2000 rpm and up. However, when I get into boost the knocking goes away. Note: there is not knock at idle. I know one of the engine mounts has or is about to go out. I know from my previous...
  5. 2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hi As the title says, I'm after the roof weight limit for a 2008 Mazda 3 sedan. I've read my owners manual front to back and no mention of roof weight limit or anything. Thank you~
  6. New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    i have 2008 mazda 3 while driving last night i notice when i turn a corner the car seems to power off start back up headlights goes off come back on and all lights inside pop on as if i just started the car can anyone please tell me what is going on
  7. 2019+ Mazda 3 How-To Guides
    Hello, I tried to update my navigation yesterday, but it didn't finish due to some sever error. Now my navigation is not working and I can't try to update it again. It just say that it can't access the sd card and then it gives me this error Any suggestions what to do?
  8. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My moms car randomly began starting with key in on position this morning. When I first put the key into the ignition and turn to ACC everything is normal but when turned to ON position the car automatically starts. 2012 Mazda 3 2.0L skyactiv. This was not happening the day before, car was...
  9. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Hey all! I'm new to the mazda 3 community, so please take it easy on me! Anyway, I did an oil change on my 2012 Mazda 3 2.5L and I guess the parts store gave me the wrong oil filter (shorter than previous filter), but it fit and tightened up so I didn't think anything of it. I drove for less...
  10. Audio and Electronics
    Hi. Just brought my Japan Mazda import home yesterday and need some help with the infotainment firmware. The language is in Japanese and there is no setting to change the display language. I checked with google translate. The current version is 51.00.501. I downloaded and tried to install both...
  11. 2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hello, I have 2 issues arise recently with my Mazda 3 auto, 2005, 140k. 1. At low speeds and reversing there is a squeaking noise coming from the front left wheel. As soon as i press the break pedal the noise stops but starts again when the break pedal is not pressed. This noise happens very...
  12. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, I'm very noob to this type of stuff, so i'm posting in hopes that someone will kindly help me out :) I have purchased a pair of OEM side skirts off of ebay... This is the link to them, it's probably no help but still :D Mazda 3 2010 Up 4 5DR Style Side Skirts | eBay I have almost...
  13. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So I need to find out where I can find a replacement for my BiXenon HID lights. I got the 2015 Mazda 3 sGT, and I got into an accident. The headlight shattered and I got a replacement on eBay that was used. The issue? The ballast and bulb were MIA unfortunately. Searched eBay and online, the...
  14. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    HI! IM a new member and Im completely lost. So inside my 2011 Mazda 3 on my overhead console i accidentally BROKE the plastic cover that is on my on/off switch!! Does ANYONE know where i can find one online to buy and replace it? Its JUST the plastic cap that goes on the map/reading light...
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