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  1. Mazda 3 Head Unit Shows Hidden Files

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi Guys, I copied some songs into usb, but no when i plug usb into mazda it shows some garbage files which are not songs. And it seems that it has made my head unit bit slow. How do i get rid of hidden files ( i believe) that? I dont want to format my usb as i have copied around 2000 songs. I...
  2. Hidden Switch to turn on Car

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi Everyone, Since we are all modifying our cars and people tend to take notice of it but sometimes we get some shady people's attention as well and they might get tempted to steal our cars... I know there are those bulky steering wheel locks or pedal locks but those are too taxing and too hard...
  3. Hidden feature: Battery kill switch ...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    ... a.k.a. map light 'On.' File this under 'Do as I say, not as I do.' Hopped out of the car last Sunday, lifting something heavy (can't remember what it was) off the passenger seat. Hand bumped the roof in the area of the map lights, sunglasses holder. I was in a hurry so I paid no further...
  4. Secret Compartment!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello all A couple months back I purchased a 2013 M3 hatch. In the last car I would pull up the tray in the middle console that was held about a few clips. So far all I have come up with is pulling out the cup holds. What suggestions do you guys have for, easy to access, secret compartments?
  5. The Not So Hidden Hitch - Install

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I know a few guys did the Curt install on here which was great. This is not a DIY clearly. Now that DrawTite and Hidden Hitch are available (Which in my approximation is the same) I wanted to try something different for the sake of the community. STEP 1: Took the car to meat grinder to...
  6. Hidden Hitch suggestions?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi - Has anyone installed a "hidden" hitch on a 2014 Mazda 3 GT hatch? I have been looking for one where the drawbar/hitch hides under the rear bumper, and only the little square ball mount connection is visible. Has anyone found a "hidden" hitch that fits? Thanks! Dj Disaster
  7. Custom Black Light UV LED overhead lights w/ Hidden Touch Switches and Dimmer

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Ok, so obviously I have way too much time on my hands, and this is almost a totally useless mod, but I just did it for the fuck of it so I figured I would share. lol :thumbup 1: :cool 1: Basically, I bought a pack of 30 uv/black light LEDs from amazon for $6.49 so I was like what the hell, I...
  8. Which hitch has the better attachment to the MZ3 hatch? Curt or Hidden/Draw-Tite?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    First, I just picked up my first MZ3, a 2010 S hatchback and I love it :) Second, I apologize if I should have posted in an existing thread; I've read through what I could find and I didn't find an answer. The three Class I hitch models that fit the 3 hatchback (Curt 11383, Hidden Hitch 60259...
  9. Feeler: Hidden Hitch trailer hitch for 2010+ hatchback

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hey all. I will be trading and/or selling my speed 3 in the next few weeks and wanted to see if there were any interest in the hitch i have on it. I haven't taken it off the car yet because the amount of interest will determine whether or not I'll bother to take it off. I'll let it go for $80...
  10. Stealth Hidden Hitch - Fold Down Licence Plate

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Not done yet - I'm going to cut off the receiver and weld a new receiver so its behind the licence plate.
  11. Anyone figured out how to get into hidden nav menu?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Saw on another thread where there were instructions on accessing the hidden menus (that the dealerships go into for $$ from you) for the previous years versions of the nav systems... Anyone been successful on the 2010 nav figuring out how to access the hidden menus?