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  1. Holes in 2018 hatchback floor?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So this afternoon I was vacuuming up some sand that had spilled into the spare tire well, and noticed several holes in the metal floor on each side of the car in the corners near the bumper. The holes are covered in white tape, and are also visible from underneath the car. Additionally, there...
  2. Refilling Holes Left By Emblems

    Interior / Exterior
    I officially removed my emblems on the backside of my car. I was originally going to replace them, but liked the way my car looked without them on. A couple of the emblems left holes, as expected, but I was wondering if anybody had any idea as to how to fill them easily without having to spend a...
  3. Cover for front license plate mounting holes

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I'm about to get the front license plate bracket relocater and wondering what do you guys use to cover the holes of the original mounting for the front license plate? Do you use a bar or anything to make it look more uniform since the front license plate is not there anymore?
  4. Worst nightmare, one of the valve cover holes that hold the coil pack cracked...

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    I was changing my spark plugs and on the 4th plug (the far left one) when I was loosening the coil pack bolt (the things where the two engine cover clips are attached to) to change the 4th plug the bottom part cracked. Now I need a whole new valve cover I guess... where should I buy it from? I...
  5. Do you have these holes?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Ok, a weird title no doubt. But do you guys have these two holes in the front of your 3s? Take a look through the grill if you would.
  6. Holes developing in driver's seat material on bolster

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I bought my 2014 Mazda 3i in January 2014. I have several small holes on the driver's side seat bolster that have grown a few millimeters over the past 16 months. They are quite noticeable against the dark color of the seat. At this rate, the holes will be quite large after several more...
  7. Holes in rear door jams????help

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Just bought a 2011 Mazda3 Hb this past weekend. Cleaning it yesterday I noticed a hole in each rear door jam. The holes had a plastic plug, but they fell out after I wipe over them. They are not in the same spot on each side. pretty close to the same location. The passenger side is about an...
  8. nasty licence-plate holes.Is this the correct part I need to replace the black trim?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Bought a car from a state that requires front licence plates. My state does not. Now there are some nasty drill holes where the licence plate used to be. Can I buy this part alone and replace that middle solid black (plastic) trim in the front? 2013 Mazda 3 i touring. Thanks. BGV4501T2A #20...
  9. Mud flap GENUINE MAZDA and after market and holes ?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi all for install this 4 mud flap ( GENUINE MAZDA or aftermarket ) is necessary use the drill and create new holes , or the car have all holes ready to use ? For fix this mud flap are necessary screws or only CLIPS - FASTENERS ? 2014 2015 Mazda 3 Front and Rear Splash Guards Mud Flaps 5 Door...
  10. Ugly bracket & holes after front license plate removal

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Ugly bracket & holes after front license plate removal [Solved] Hello! Just bought my first Mazda and am very happy with it! :) As you guys know, in California they put the front license plate on at the port/dealer and you have to manually remove it if you want to run without. The problem is...
  11. Front plate screw holes

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey guys, Picked up my car Tuesday night and the dealer the car came from screwed in a fake front plate and frame. Any suggestions for filling the holes? Sent from AutoGuide.com App
  12. Pesky Mazda badge holes!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So it's 9PM and I finally popped in my nylon hole plugs where my "mazda" emblem used to be. Not only do myself and chrome have a boiling blood fued I'm not a big fan of emblems to begin with....we all know what kind of car we drive, just doesn't make sense. :) So I drove to lowes and picked up...
  13. First Thing I Did to my Speed3/ Question to Other Owners

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    The first thing I did to my speed3 was remove the license plate bracket, which imo was really hideous. Then I decided to fill the holes, and since that would've been a waste of time, I went all out and bought a whole new bumper insert instead. So... My question is: What did you guys do about...
  14. Installing OEM Side Skirts... Tape instead of drilling holes?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey all, So my search came up empty, so I thought I would make a thread about it. For those that have installed the OEM side skirts to on your 3, I'm wondering if anyone has had sucess just using double sided body tape (like 3M) on the points that call for holes to be drilled through the...
  15. Bumper Tow Holes

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So Im looking at the bumpers and not relly liking the tow holes. I decide to open them up and take a look. - - Now the back bumper - - I was like WTF - - A useless hole unless your suppose to carve out the foam and maybe there is some threads back there. - Anyone here know what this is...
  16. License Plate Holes

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So I just bought my 2011 hatch and I immediately took off the front license plate, so i can let the smile shine. I then noticed that from the dealership they didn't pre-drill the holes they just hammered self tapping screws in. I am now left with too holes with rather large lips around them. My...
  17. Badgeless & NO HOLES! Check for yourself

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Badgeless 2010 Has anyone tried this? Anyone!? Is it really true?
  18. Filling holes behind badges

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Has anyone ever done this before? I'm wondering what else can be done besides taking it to a body shop and having them fill them in. Also, I was wondering if anyone who is decent with photoshop could do something for me? I wanting to remove either the mazda badge and the axela badge, or all 3...