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  1. Intermittent start problems. hot weather makes worse?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So I have been trying for a month to fix this problem I'm having and wondering if anyone has any ideas since I took it to the dealership and they couldn't fix it or even find out what was wrong. It's not under warranty it's a 2016 Mazda 3 with 83k miles I got for a steal only 10k. So the problem...
  2. 2006 mazda 3 intermittent AC

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    So I started noticing my mazda's ac was occasionally coming on and off and the problem seems to be getting worse now, or I'm just noticing it more in the summer. The problem would occur under various driving conditions, stop and go, highway, etc. Usually the AC would blow cold for 10-15 minutes...
  3. Intermittent Air Conditioner

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hey, new to this forum, new to 2007 Mazda 3 (My daughter's car), but experienced mechanic. When car is running, the AC light on the center console is intermittent. It may stay on for 3-4 minutes, or flicker at different rates, or stay off altogether. When it is on, the AC blows cold. When...
  4. Windshield Wiper function - Manual Intermittent Vs. Auto rain sensing

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Here is my issue: I bought a used 2013 Mazda 3 GT (took it to a Mazda dealership before buying for inspection, they said everything looked good) but now having it for a week, I have realized neither the auto lights or auto windshield wiper functions work. Both have AUTO on the control stick and...
  5. CMDTC p0171:00-68 intermittent

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Frustrating CEL problem. The above code pops every coupla weeks on my daughters car. When it pops the fuel trims are out of whack. When its off the fuel trims are good. seems to happen on cold days and goes off on warm days..over 45 degrees. I replaced Mass Air flow sensor, and now am leaning...
  6. Intermittent P0171

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hello all, Took my 2016 Mazda 3 HB to dealership for this intermittent P0171 code. I took it to them for the 3rd time and they now recommended to replace the fuel injectors. The injectors are covered under warranty as the vehicle only has 35K miles. They also recommended to do engine carbon...
  7. Brake Lights Not Working, TPM Won't Reset, Cruise Control Intermittent, CEL On

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Looking for some assistance with a 2014 Mazda 3 w/ ~51K miles. TPM came on. Tire pressure seems fine to me, but hold in the button and it won't reset. Cruise Control begins working intermittently when check engine light came on. Code is P0504, Brake Switch A / B Correlation. All three brake...
  8. Intermittent airbag light and rear exhaust shield

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Still haven't gotten my ac fixed yet but after the dealer I went to quoted 1400 in going to work on other things for the moment. I'm also going to put them together so I'm not really spamming. Anyways, shortly after getting my car the airbag light started coming in. Went off once before it...
  9. Wiper intermittent mode doesn’t work

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    Hi everyone, I have a 2006 Mazda 3 hatchback 2.0 and the wiper intermittent mode doesn’t work. All other functions of the wiper switch works fine, including the rear intermittent controls . I have changed the the whole switch but still the same. Anyone have any ideas, experience with this issue...
  10. Intermittent Boot Lock

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have an intermittent boot lock, it works sometimes and it doesnt work other times. Are there any known issues with intermittent boot locks that anyone knows about? When I bought the car (UK) it was just over 1 year old, and had the remainder of its mazda warranty plus 1 additional year...
  11. Intermittent starting issue

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    My mazda 3 intermittently wont start. Lights come on, it just doesn't turn over. New battery. Any suggestions?
  12. 2015 mazda 3 intermittent no start

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Just wanted to share a problem I had with my mazda 3 I sport 6 speed and the remedy. Problem, enter car, depress clutch, security key green, press start button and nothing. If any forum members have this issue, we'll this is what I found wrong. I went to the black relay box under the hood...
  13. iJDMTOY Switchback Turn Signal intermittent HyperFlash

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I am curious as to if any owners have began to experience intermittent hyperflash on one of your switchback turn signals? I've had this kit for about 1 1/2 years and my driver side switchback turn signal experiences hyperflash intermittently. It'll flash normally, then begin hyper flashing, then...
  14. Intermittent Cruise Control Problem Fixed

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I don't know if this is even worth a new thread but I've had this strange cruise control issue that no one could solve. Basically, out of nowhere, the cruise control stopped engaging. The amber light would turn on but the control would not set the speed. Well, the culprit was my car...
  15. intermittent issues with backup camera

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi There, curious if anyone else has experience intermittent issues with their backup camera? I'm having several symptoms related to my camera, all of which are infrequent (1-2 times per week) -car reports "no signal detected from backup camera" - black background with the typical backup...
  16. Intermittent Unsteady Idle - '14 3s Touring

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hey All, First post on the forum! I have a 2014 Mazda 3s Touring that I bought used last July. I've noticed on and off that I will feel intermittent "blips" in the idle when sitting in park or at a stoplight. It doesn't seem to move the RPM needle at all, nor does it happen consistently...
  17. 2010 Mazda 3 Intermittent Shifter locked in Park & Intermittent Horn Problems

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    I have a 2010 Mazda 3 My horn got wet and it sounded muffled, I replaced it with a new horn and all was well for a few months. Then I started getting intermittent failure of the horn. Some days it would be fine and some days when locking the car it fails to beep. I have checked the horn fuse...
  18. Intermittent wrench icon

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    My maintenance icon (little amber wrench) has been coming on recently for no apparent reason. It will come on when I start the car and then stays on, then usually is gone the next time I start it. I have no outstanding maintenance notifications, so what's the deal? I'm thinking of going in soon...
  19. Strange, intermittent sound that's louder since timing advance?

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hello, hello. First, I never thought of driving a Mazda but since picking this thing up used (and in perfect condition outside of the usual real Japanese car rust I've become accustomed to). This. Car. Is. So. Awesome. And. So. Fun. Anyway, to the point. After doing the timing upgrade, when I...
  20. 2010 Horn oddities/issues

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, Not sure if this is in the right spot or not but here goes. I tried searching around the forums without much luck aside from people saying the horn was wimpy. So I just got new (to me) 2010 mazda3 GT Hatchback. It's been driven pretty extensively (~125000 km/78000 mi) but looks to be...
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