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  1. Corksport lightweight pulley?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey all, it's been a while. Been really busy, but I'm going to start throwing some more mods at my car. Just ordered the RMM and looking forward to a more raw feel. There are two parts I'm eyeing at the moment; the CS Pulley, and the transmission mount. Does anyone have any experience with...
  2. CORKSPORT Lightweight Crank pulley longevity

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    So I just got my crank pulley from corksport not sure if there will be benefits but with aftermarket parts so scarce for 3rd gen I guess every part COUNTS LOL if it doesn't atleast it looks cool. Question to people who has it installed already how is it holding?for you guys?
  3. Looking for MZ3 OEM style hood w/ lightweight material

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I really like the look of my 2012 Mazda 3 but it has accumulated quite a few rock chips over the last few months. I tried using a variety of products to reduce the appearance of these chips and scratches, and some of the products worked but some made it worse. That's a long story that could...
  4. Going from stock 18s to 16s - going lightweight

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Philosophy behind the choices is strong and lightweight. I am looking for improved performance and comfort with the change. Looks come in last but i do like the look of bigger sidewalls and the oz wheels. I have a white m3 s-touring model for reference...
  5. Lightweight exhaust recommendations for 2017 sedan?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I'm seeing lots of options for the hatchback, but not many for the sedan. I know there are popular options from Corksport, Racing Beat, and a few others, but none of these seem to be specifically lightweight exhausts, and if I'm gonna go through all the work of putting in a new one, I'd like to...
  6. Lightweight wheels: who's dropped a few lbs per wheel and what happened?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone... I want to take the lightweight route regarding wheels/tires, so I'm looking at 7 or 7.5x18" options, and I'm planning to stay on 215s tire wise. My idea is to drop at least 8-9 pounds per corner in rotating unsprung weight, pretty easy in these sizes. I've read everything and...
  7. Lightweight Wheel recommendation

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi I am planning to change my 16" wheels and bridgestone tires for my 2012 mazda 3 skyactiv liquid silver color. i am thinking of increasing the size to 18" and contiental DWS tires. Any recommendation for light weight hyper back wheels will be appreciated with pics. I am trying to keep the...
  8. Your opinion on the best light-weight shift knob?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Ello everybody, I'm driving a 2011 manual GT-S Mazda 3 and I've been on the market for a good shifter for a while now. I was hoping you guys could provide some guidance as to the best ones for the job. I was looking at TWM, momo and a few others but haven't found what I'm looking for...
  9. Lightweight Wheels and Tires

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hello Folks I will soon be making a move and will have a decent daily commute for a new job, so I'm looking for ways to boost my mpg of my 2012 Skyactiv(I already have a light foot in my mazda - can't say the same in my WRX :thumbup 1: ). I'm interested in your opinions/recommendations for some...
  10. Product release: Fidanza lightweight flywheel for 2.5L 6 speed

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Good news all, Fidanza has finished work on the aluminium Flywheel for the 2.5 6 speed. I provided the stock parts for the flywheel to be prototyped from so I should be receiving the first production unit shortly. Anybody that wants to get this part can order from the distributor that is helping...
  11. Crank Pulley, Pulley Set or Underdrive?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    omfg it's jeremy just pm'd me asking about whether we were going to do underdrive pulleys. Right now, we offer a lightweight crank pulley for the early BP powered Protege's, etc. Here's a link to one for an example: CORKSPORT Lightweight Pulley For Mazda 1.6/1.8 DOHC The 2010 is a little...
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