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  1. The "unfindable" problem

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi, all Alright, It's been 8 months after my first post on this site and I got to say that i'm deeply impressed about the knowledge the most of you have. So its time for my second call for help BECAUSE ITS STILL NOT SOLVED lol. So I got a Mazda 3 2.2 from 2015 since october 2019. Im loving...
  2. Infotainment keeps shutting off after 2 mins

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello everyone.. i've been trying to search for the solution to this issue. My infotainment keeps shutting off after about 2 mins. With it goes the radio and even the Active Display. It only goes back on when I turn the car off and on again. Should I just replace the unit? My car is a...
  3. Scary braking issue, please help!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys, first post here. 2013 4 door Mazda 3 with 2.0L Skyactiv Engine. 66K Miles. 6 Spd manual. Once a week (maybe less) my brake pedal will sink almost to the floor. Note I still have stopping power, just have to press further/harder. After a few quick pumps it goes back to nice and firm...
  4. Weird issue with my infotainment

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've being having a weird issue for some time now with my infotainment blocking/ignoring calls. whenever I'm in my car my phone basically goes straight to voicemail. It's like my car is sending all calls straight to voicemail. If I turn my Bluetooth off on my phone, calls come through. I've...
  5. Mazda3 2014 Rear-view Camera issue

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    This began about 2 months back, happens randomly. If this camera issue? or battery issue(my original battery has not been changed yet since 2014)? or any electronic issue?
  6. 2006 Mazda 3 2.0L starting issue

    2019+ Mazda 3 How-To Guides
    So my wife drives a 2006 Mazda 3 2.0L manual. Been having a problem when she starts it, it'll do the typical engine revving sounds etc like it's trying to start but will not start the first time. She'll put the key back to the off position and try again and it'll start the second time but...
  7. starter issue

    Engine / Drivetrain
    Hello, The starter won't turn the engine on a Mazda 3 2010. It works on the bench and looks all good, but on the car, the plunger moves but the starter itself won't turn the engine. Even if I put the current right on it, and even with the plugs removed. I can turn the engine from the flywheel no...
  8. p0766 issue

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I bought a used mazda 3 2008 and it runs pretty good. i changed the plugs and found oil on the first spark plug so i changed the valve cover gaskets and did and oil change. Should have been no problem however, I put it back together and the transmission is not shifting properly. it is now...
  9. Infotainment issue

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    While listening to audio, in audio mode, I issue command to call someone in contacts. 80% of the time there is no problem but sometimes it says 'This command cannot be used from this screen.' Going to NAV or Comm allows the call. The warranty on my wonderful 2016 hatch is about to expire. The...
  10. Ordinary behaviour of a manual tranny or an issue?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi guys, I got a manual 2.5 M3 GT. Usually when I shift through the gears, the shifter goes into the gear slot (from neutral) with 1 smooth notch and that's it, like it should in an ideal world. However, sometimes I feel like there is a 2nd notch as the gear leaver travels from neutral into...
  11. Weird suspension issue

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    The car-. 2018 Mazda 3 with about 3 thousand miles on it. Backround- this is my wife's car, it gets driven on some of the worst roads PA has to offer (rt30). I don't drive it every day and I'm hyper attuned to feelings of vibration from the floorboards and steering wheel from driving...
  12. AC condenser issue?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi i have a 2017 Mazda Cx 3 that leased and bought it to the shop because the AC wasn’t working. I was told a rock made it through my front grill and put a hole in my condenser, which will take $870 to fix.. and it’s a issue they say can happen again... has anyone else gotten help with this issue?
  13. HELP: 2011 Mazda 3 won't start, no crank. Immobilizer Issue?

    FAQ / How To Articles
    Hi, I hope everyone is doing well. My little sister has been having issues with her 2011 Mazda 3 Hatchback. Where her car would have trouble starting; no crank. This is an intermittent issue where if she waited several hours it would start up again. However, this intermittent issue became...
  14. Very strange AC problem/climate control issue

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Howdy! I have a 2012 Mazda 3 with a 2.0l @ 87k. My car developed a really strange problem earlier today were the AC isn't working properly. The fan on 1,2,3 doesn't blow any air, but the AC compressor appears to be working. It will build up cold air in the vents (which isn't blowing out air)...
  15. out of memory issue

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello everyone, I have a mazda 3 2013 and when i drive for long periods sometimes i get this message on my multimedia and and out of memory message sometimes, and then i cant close the radio or turn the volume down etc....Does anyone know how this can be solved? Thanks!
  16. Strange vibration issue

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I'm dealing with a strange vibration. Here are the facts: - happens only between 52-55mph (85 - 90 km/h) - feel it less while accelerating and more while coasting/letting the gas off - feels more on car's body/floor/seat than on steering wheel - feel it less when car is cold and...
  17. Ignition Key In/Not in Issue Fix?

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    So did anybody ever find the fix for the issue where the car thinks that the key is in the ignition but it isn't? All I can find online is to take it to the dealer for a warranty fix or that it's in a "pin in the ignition". I know there is a TSB about it but as anybody ever performed this with...
  18. Mazda 3 Electrical Issue

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    I’m having an issue with my Mazda 3, curious if you’ve ever had this before….. When I first start up everything is normal. When I turn on the lights, still normal, but when I turn on the HIGH BEAM.... this all happens!!?? 1) The park brake light is on, but brake is off. 2) The high beams...
  19. 2010 mazda 3 sport 2.5. Tcm issue

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    2010 mazda 3 2.5 Ecm: u1000 tcm communication Just wondering if the tcm are plug and play or does it need programming from mazda dealer? Got the price for tcm $630 canadian Any websites i can get a better deal on the tcm? Will a used tcm of the same year and engine size work? Plug and play...
  20. New to Mazda/Heater fan issue.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello all, I am new to Mazdas, picking up a 2016 3 i Touring Hatch last friday. So far I have really enjoyed it. I am having an issue with the the heater fan always blowing at a constant speed no matter the setting and if I turn it off it still blows constant and shows the setting its blowing...