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  1. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, I have a 2018 Hatchback and just got a roof rack and the likes for my kayak. However, my car conveniently did not come with the factory tow hook so I have nowhere to tie the front and back of my kayak down to. Does anyone know the thread size and the length needed to clear the front...
  2. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I was super exited today to install one of those front tow hook license holders that attach to the front tow hook. Well, after I took the plastic cover out, I found out that my car doesn't have the socket. Is that a standard thing for 2014? https://i.imgur.com/X9FxmIZ.jpg Note: Yes I know...
  3. 2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    All - The tow hook is neatly hidden behind the front grill. How do you remove the front grill cover to get to it? I want to put a 'tow hook' license plate holder there but can't get that piece out. The owner's manual doesn't say how to do this. Thanks.
  4. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Does anyone have any advice on how to let people steal these things? I recently bought a 2015 Hatchback Touring and recently someone took off the tow hook cover. I purchased a new one but am concerned it’s just gonna get stolen again.
  5. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Guys Im 1 foot deep, stuck/high centered in the snow, Mazda did not give me a tow hook for the front, local Mazda parts does not have any available locally and cannot tell me what the thread pitch/size is. I have been looking far and wide to find the thread pitch/size of a 2017 Mazda 3 front...
  6. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I noticed that our manuals say that we should not tow our cars, then how are we supposed to move the car in case of an accident? Telekinesis? :cursing 1::cursing 1:
  7. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Is this called a Front tow hook hole cover? If I buy one can it just pop back in? Don't know how this came off, 2016 mazda 3
  8. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So I live in Washington State, and being far up north we can get quite a bit of snow (especially this year). If I slide off into deep snow, is there something for a truck to latch onto to pull me out? I cannot find a tow hook anywhere on this car (I also have not lifted the car up to look...
  9. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    I wanna install these but the bolt that came with it is small... How did u guys do it? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    ....still looking for a tow hook that is compatible with a 2014 Mazda 3....anyone have any leads or know of where I might be able to find one.... :grin2: :grin2: :grin2:
  11. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Has anyone purchase or installed a tow hook sport ring for 2014 and up Mazda 3? If so could you tell me where and post the pictures, thanks Sent from my SM-T330NU using Tapatalk
  12. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, I'm starting to see more members in here with a tow hook in the front of their car and I was wondering what is it used for? Also can you guys recommend me a type/color tow hook for a white 2015 Mazda 3 hatchback with black accents? Thanx :)
  13. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Wanted to purchase an aftermarket tow hook for the front of the car...i tried looking for any specs that says thread size,etc..but couldn't find any.. Is it just a standard size? I have the stock one in hand but i'm still clueless. Below is the look i was going for.
  14. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    First and foremost let me start by saying please please PLEASE make sure you are practicing better safety precautions than I did in this tutorial. I have experience using these tools and thus felt safe with the way I handled them but nonetheless please follow correct safety precautions with...
  15. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Apple - Press Info - Apple Rolls Out CarPlay Giving Drivers a Smarter, Safer & More Fun Way to Use iPhone in the Car
  16. Buy / Sell / Trade
    I make these myself. Been selling them on another forum for a few weeks with great reviews. They are fabricated from 1/4" solid aluminum plate Come painted black unless you want bare aluminum so you can polish or paint whatever color you choose I have done one or two anodized as test and they...
  17. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Ok, so I think the best option for a permanent front tie down point might be an aftermarket JDM style racing tow hook that can mount to the bottom or somewhere between the lower grille. However I cannot find anywhere how to mount a tow hook like that on my '13 MS3, or if it's even possible...help!
  18. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone had any ideas for a permanent, ascetically pleasing solution for a front tie down point on a 2013 Mazdaspeed 3. I have a Yakima Rocketbox cargo box (longest one on the market) that I am constantly putting on and taking off the car, and since it overhangs...
  19. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Under the rear of the car there are two round welded steel wires that form loops. These could be used to rescue and recover the car from an accident or such but do they serve another purpose?
  20. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hi all I was digging into the rear bumper to check the rear out the rear tow hook location for track prep readiness and what i found block of impact foam? not what i was expecting but not that big of a deal so then i drill an exploratory hole... and i got nothing? i took a pick and poked...
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