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  1. Central Jack Points?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    I have 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan AWD. Does anyone know if there are central jack points front and rear? My habit when doing maintenance and other work is to put my cars up on four jack stands on cement garage floor. Dealer say no. Dealer also says there is no safe way to put car on jack stands...
  2. 2018 M3 Defective Sissor Jack

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    2018 Mazda 3 - Defective Sissor Jack - Stripped Threads The defective model has missing threads (notches), which at a certain height, will get worst and will damage the jack. 2017 - Manufacture dates Below is a 2018-10 Model, which the missing threads are only on one side. Currently no TSB...
  3. How do you jack up your ride?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I had a Torin Jack's Big Red low profile hydraulic jack but the thing started leaking fluid and died on me. I would then slide an ESCO jack stand next to it with a pinch weld pad and then lower the hydraulic jack. Switch sides and repeat. What are you all using and do you have any tricks or...
  4. DIY with Quick Jack

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Is anyone else using a Quick Jack for your oil and other DIY service? The one shown below is a BL-3500 that I originally bought for the Mazdaspeed, but we have used it for the 3 5-dr, a 3 4-dr, the MSM, a Cavalier and a Versa.
  5. Jack and jack stand placement

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Searched for a thread already but couldn't find one. I have a 2010 3 and am doing the rear wheel bearing this weekend. I was wondering where people usually jacked the car from and placed the jackstands. I was going to jack from the centre of the rear crossmember and putting the jackstands under...
  6. Proper jack point

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Forgive me if this has been covered somewhere else...I couldn't find it. Where are the proper point to place a floor jack to lift either the front or rear...not looking for the point for a scissor jack/jack stands. Thanks
  7. Audio Jack replacement Mazda3 2012

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    The factory audio input jack in my center console in my 2012 recently went out. I know its the jack for sure, tried multiple aux cables and can only get it to work when I wiggle the input jack a certain way. Went ahead and removed it from the center console and am trying to replace the part. I...
  8. Flat top jack stands

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Has anyone tried these jack stands (ESCO 10498 Jack Stands) or something similar with a round rubber pad at the top? Reverse Logic Limited Store - Featuring Race Ramps I have standard jack stands but i don't like using them on the sills as I'm worried they will eventually bend or crush the...
  9. Jack points?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Sup all, I can't seem to find any info on where exactly the jack points for the 2014+ models are. Can anyone show me or point me to some info? Thanks!
  10. Proper safe way to put car on 4 jack stands

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone I think i am going to plastidip my wheels. I have never done this before but it seems like a fun project. I have never had to remove all 4 wheels before and i was curious what you all thought was the best way. Buy a heavy duty jack and 4 jack stands? Then jack the front and do the...
  11. What kind of floor jack do you use?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Recently I've done some maintenance on my 2014 M3 and I could not get my floor jack to lift the vehicle from the jack point in the front middle because the vehicle is low and I figured my jack isn't long enough? I can jack the side up no problem, but then I wouldn't be able to get a jack stand...
  12. recommended jack and jack stand points

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    i was looking through the manual and only saw the jacking point for the scissor jacks. where are good jack points for a portable jack and good spots for jackstands?
  13. Jack points..

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Installed mud flaps on my IGT today, glanced at the user manual to get the jack points and lug nut torque specs. Rocker panels are the jack points however my jack definitely needs a correct pad for the rockers. I ended up just using the frame rail in the rear, and the beefy part of the lower...
  14. Sedan Jack Door

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello everyone, does anyone know where i might be able to get a replacement jack door for the trunk. Mine snapped unfortunately and I need a new one :/ Thank you for the help
  15. Skyactiv front jack up point for floor jacks

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Update: July 28, 2013 - Confirmed by looking at Mazda website that for 2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv, the jack up point is exactly the same as described below. If the Skyactiv has the same rigid jack up points as the Mazdaspeed 3, then I think I've found the point on the Skyactiv. This is the workshop...
  16. Floor jack assistance ramp

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 How-To Guides
    I just bought a jack kit on sale from O'Reilly Auto Parts for $34 (1.5 ton jack with two stands) Got it home and found that trying to get it under the front it would just barely roll under and then trying to get it under the right place and jack it up was almost impossible and a real pain. If I...
  17. Low ramps to ease floor jack use

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    I just bought a jack kit on sale from O'Reilly Auto Parts for $34 (1.5 ton jack with two stands) Got it home and found that trying to get it under the front it would just barely roll under and then trying to get it under the right place and jack it up was almost impossible and a real pain. If I...
  18. Jack points

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I have searched around and have been finding a lot of different info on where to jack the front of the Mazda 3 up at. I'm looking to put some new springs in soon so I need this thing safely up on stands. From what I can conclude the way to do it would be Jack here: And place jack stands...
  19. Audio aux jack on factory stereo.

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    Hi!! I drive a 2004 Mazda3 and I was thinking about putting my factory stereo back in place but before I want to add a aux jack to connect my mp3 player. I found this thing in amazon that is pretty cheap but I'm not sure if it works. Some people in the comments said it doesnt work on car older...
  20. FS: Craftsman 3 ton floor jack

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    $80 OBO Local pick up only. Los angeles area
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