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  1. Is it possible to change Japanese language to English with AIO Tweaks?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi to all, I have checked many topics but couldn't see if I can do this with AIO Tweaks. Firmware version 56.00.401 JP M -So there is no language change option and I'm living in Europe. -I know that I can flash different area firmware like North America or EU with newer version and change...
  2. First japanese car ! :grin2:

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hi guys, About me : - 30 years old - Live in France About my car : One week ago, I bought a 2017 Mazda 3 2,0 165 hp Dynamic. I come from a Golf Mk VII GTI DSG6, which I loved. So I needed a car cheaper, with few horses power though. All german cars are actually very expensive on the second...
  3. Japanese vs. Mexican Made?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    I'm in the US and plan to purchase a 2019 Mazda hatchback with premium package in the next few months. I was waiting for Mazda to work out any issues with the new model plus I was hoping they'd bring back the heated steering wheel. I was really pleased to see all initial 2019 models were made...
  4. FM frequency is weak, Japanese car at Europe Country with European Software

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello guys, i bought a mazda Axela 2015 with mzd connect, i have updated to firmware from Japanese to European 70.00.100 and also i have manage to use tweaks with the help of serial connection. The car is great... But my issue is that the frequency is weak and i can't hear clearly the stations...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all NEED JAPANESE FIRMWARE FOR CMU please help me thank you best regards
  6. Japanese Firmware Update

    Audio and Electronics
    Hi. Just brought my Japan Mazda import home yesterday and need some help with the infotainment firmware. The language is in Japanese and there is no setting to change the display language. I checked with google translate. The current version is 51.00.501. I downloaded and tried to install both...
  7. Firmware update and change from Japanese to English language

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I recently bought a used imported 2014 Mazda 3 from Japan. CMU is regularly restarting without any reason and I am not familiar with Japanese language. Is there any way to update the firmware and change the language to English? The firmware now is the following: SD is also Japanese and I am...
  8. 2017 Mazda 3 Japanese impression videos

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Here are some 2017 Mazda 3 detailed Interior/exterior walk around impressions videos Grey Sedan Hybrid, black leather pay attention to the dash when it turns on to see the battery charge display and notice what looks like battery storage in the trunk. Black hatch, white leather Red Hatch...
  9. How can I share my Japanese maps with the forum?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi everyone! I have just ordered an SD card from my dealer. But before I receive I want to be ready to copy the files and share with everyone else before the card gets "locked" to my car. Could anyone help me with that? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  10. Early '14/'15 Japanese built 3's: TSB 06-001/15 for front end clunk when turning left

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    This week my wife took her '14 3i Touring into the dealer for a clunk we've noticed on it for the past couple of months. It seemed to come from the driver's side when turning left, and was worse when going over bumps. I jacked it up and didn't see or feel anything loose so we didn't rush to...
  11. Japanese car meet

    The World
    A mix of Miatas, RX-8s as well as various generations of the Mz3.... makes for the "MIX-Nuts" car meet in Hiroshima. My faves are the white, debadged MS3 (13th pic down), followed by the gen3 sedan (14th and 15th pics). How about you? MIX-Nuts Photos
  12. Japanese and US specs different?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    This topic might belong in the Engine forum but I will post here. I am wondering if the engine specs on the Japan engine and US engine are the same. Here in Asia we can run on E85, not sure if US spec cars can. And I was just reading a Mazda Asia ad and it said, "Skyactiv-G 2.0 engine power...
  13. OEM Japanese Diatone speakers

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I was looking through the accessories available from Mazda in Japan and saw that they had some speakers mentioned. I don't read a word of Japanese but I wonder if they are any good compared to the BOSE ones we get? �yMAZDA�zƒAƒNƒZƒ‰ ShopOptionsƒJƒ^ƒ�ƒO | ƒAƒNƒZƒTƒŠ�[...
  14. Japanese accessories for the Axela

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys check this out. some if its pretty cool! :cheesy: �yMAZDA�zƒAƒNƒZƒ‰ ShopOptionsƒJƒ^ƒ�ƒO | ƒAƒNƒZƒTƒŠ�[ found by Ceric on another forum. Better llink here. http://www.mazda.co.jp/accessories/web_cat/axela/pc.html
  15. Japanese MIB Language

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    hi my Mazda 3 MIB has Japanese language and limited settings. cannot even change time.:crybaby 1: is there a way i can flash English language and have all necessary settings thnaks
  16. Will Japanese Axela grill fit on American 2010 mazdaspeed 3?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    *first post o_O usually creep the forms SO, did alot of research and didnt find much about the "valiant" grill insert from i think nextmod? i checked their site and i didnt see it there, however i did find it from japanparts.com, but its for the axela model. And im nowhere near up to par with...
  17. Japanese Mazda 3 OEM Spoilers

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    It makes me sad that Japan always get the better stuff...Stupid exchange rate! I'm waiting for Americans to make a knockoff of these. lol �yMAZDA�z‚¨‚·‚·‚߃AƒCƒeƒ€ƒZƒbƒg �bŽÔŽí•ÊƒAƒNƒZƒTƒŠ�[ƒAƒNƒZƒ‰
  18. Axela Skyactiv Japanese Review&Tech Demo

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi Skyactiv owners, I just wanted to share some links that's related to our Mazda3 with Skyactiv. (1) It's in Japanese but the title in the show is called, "Development Secrets of New Axela". Mazda engineers/developers explain with the reporter of how the new Mazda3 models were developed...
  19. Pics of the real Japanese tuning scene

    Hey guys, Today we’d like to share an interesting post with you. It’s an inside look at the * tuning scene of Japan written up and illustrated by Chris Gray. Chris has been living between Ireland and Japan for many years and in his post for CARiD Blog he talks about the Tokyo Drift, Sport...
  20. Foreign Plates?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey guys i was just starring at my car and my friends (bmw) he has a euro plate. and im like man thats awesome too bad i cant get one because our car is Japanese.....well what do you guys think about getting a japan license plate? i tried searching on these forums but i couldn't find anything...