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  1. i-Eloop faulty every 350-380km

    2014-2018 Diesel Engine
    Hi there, I have a 2014 mazda 3 2.2t diesel. This car has a issue that after every 350km to 380km, its fuel consumption doubled, i-Eloop capacitor doesn't store energy, the car lose some power and i-Stop not working as well, but no fault code at all. After about 20km driving, everything get...
  2. I-Eloop battery $400 from Mazda.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Does anyone know if I can use just any deep cell battery. I was thinking of getting a yellow top optima to replace mine. Mazda dealer says it will not work.
  3. 2014 I-ELOOP charging system failure.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I just had an amplifier installing on my mazda with I-eloop system. I did warn the car audio shop about the I-eloop system. And it did not pop up untill I drove off. Now i'm getting Charging system failure. take it to a dealer msg. Does anyone know how to fix this?
  4. iEloop issues

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    My 2014 Mazda 3 GT Tech now has 49,000KM's. Recently I've noticed that the iEloop system isn't charging the capacitor (the blue bars don't light up) when the vehicle is slowing down (as it's intended to do so). I took my car to the dealership yesterday and the system found a fault code (low...
  5. i-ELOOP and OBD2 Scanner

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    A few days ago I had a situation where my car's engine abruptly shutdown (in stop and go traffic luckily). The check engine and battery lights came on and were lit on the dash at the same time. I had to turn off the AC (it was close to 100F that day) and shift into park and push the start button...
  6. i-Eloop Problem.....is it fixed?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Earlier this week, my vehicle's i-Eloop system developed a fault and stopped working. I brought it in to the Mazda service centre and they found error code P01794, essentially a problem in the charging logic of the PCM for the capcitor. There is a Service bulletin out so they reprogrammed it...
  7. i-ELOOP recall

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    so i got this today
  8. i-ELOOP Malfunction

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    On my way to work this morning, I was greeted with a nice yellow triangle with an exclamation point on my instrument cluster. I opened the maintenance app in the infotainment system, and there was a warning that said "i-ELOOP system malfunction". When I switched over to the i-ELOOP status...
  9. Mazda to recall 3's with iEloop tech

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Mazda recalls 88,000 vehicles for programming glitch | Reuters Looks like they're doing a recall of approx. 88,000 vehicles with production dates of 10/2012 to 1/2014 and it includes Third Gen 3s that have the iEloop regenerative braking. The engine control computer has some sort of glitch that...
  10. i-eloop... is it really effective, how?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    When shopping for a Mazda 3, it is the first time I heard about i-eloop, this economy-boosting technology using a capacitor to quickly absorb the energy during engine deceleration and/or braking. Here is the Mazda link that explains the technology MAZDA: Brake Energy Regeneration System |...