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  1. I need some help with loc

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Ok guys I know this has been covered a lot and yes I've searched but didn't find exactly what I'm needing but lots of help.. Im installing a subwoofer and amps.. I used the pac harness aoem-maz2 but doesn't appear to be as loud as it should be... Would i be better off to install a lc2i instead...
  2. NEEDED! LOC help on 2016 Mazda 3 Sedan RHD

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys I recently purchased a 2016 Mazda 3 Sedan and I want to install a subwoofer. I live in the Caribbean (Grenada to be exact) so my car is right hand drive. I've searched and googled for instructions and read hundreds of them so i more or less understand the process. However when i look...
  3. 2015 (non bose) loc installation help

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Okay guys so ive been stuck on this for two days. Ive googled the hell out of this topic and couldnt find what i needed so sorry if the info i need is already out there. So, i bought the lc2i because i thought i had the bose system but i dont... No biggie just gonna wire to the tau. Now the...
  4. Need help with LOC install

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    What I need: the location and color wires to tap my LOC wires to. I am installing an amp to power my sub. I have a 2015 Mazda3 non bose with infotainment. I am using a Scosche LOC25L to tap into the speaker wire. I have searched the forums and other places on the internet for months, but...
  5. Need help installing LC2i LOC.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I need some help. I purchased this LOC but i'm not sure how to wire it. I know im not suppose to wire it this way but i ran 12v+ from my amp to the LOC and I ran the ground the same way from the amp. I tapped into the front door speakers at the BOSE amp under the seat, but the LOC doesnt power...
  6. loc issues?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    so i installed my loc in my new mazda, i wired it to the rear speakers, and it was going okay, but im having issues again (i tried in another car) where if i choose to have the left and right signal used, the subs stop out putting, so i can only use left or right. and then when i use left or...
  7. LOC question

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've recently installed new infinity speakers in the front doors and the tweeters in the dash. I ran new wiring from the front left and right doors to the trunk where I have my LOC, then I ran new wiring back from the amp to the speakers (16g) and I did not touch the rear speakers. I plan to...
  8. 2015 non-Bose loc install?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, Been looking for details on speaker wiring for my car. I have a non-Bose system with infotainment. I plan to tap the rear speakers. Does this system have a TAU or should I connect behind screen? Can some help out with which specific wires to tap? There are a few write ups on this forum...
  9. Best place to tap for loc 2012 M3 Bose

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Where is the best place to tap in for a line out converter? I was reading that the front where the best anywhere before the stock amp. Does anyone know if the 2012 mazda3 bose speakers if any, have the bass roll off.
  10. NEED HELP ASAP!!!!

    2004-2009 Mazda3Appearance & Interior
    2004 Mazda 3 GT sorry, im new to this so i dont know if this topic has already been touched on. I want to install a sub amp combo into my car, this will be my first time doing it so i wanna make sure i have everything down pack so i dont mess anyting up. first I have a Sony XMD-9001GRT amp...
  11. Mazda 3 2011 iTouring - BOSE - LOC Install Help

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hey all, I have a Mazda 3 2011 with the Bose package, iTouring. Below I have pictures of the main harness. If I am on the right track I want to use this part of the hardness to match up the Line out converter wires. I understand what wires the LOC's have, but after doing some research I...
  12. FS:2010 Mazda 3 Ipod Intergration and Loc

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    For sale I have an Isimple Ipod Intergration Unit #ismz571 and a PAC Oem 1 MAZ 2 LOC You can run both of them at the same time piggy back into the stock wiring so no cutting required!! I have had these for about 3 months they work great.Both are Plug and Play and I do mean Plug and Play.You...
  13. Help! Installing LOC

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I want to install an LOC in my wife's 2010 Mazda 3 Sport to add a subwoofer to the factory radio. Can someone please advise me how I should go about tapping into the rear speaker wires? Do I get them where they come out from the doors? Are they easy to locate or bundled with a dozen other...
  14. 2010 Mazda 3 LOC installation

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey I am having difficulty with wiring my LOC (Line out converter) to my stock radio. can any1 help me with this. im trying to wire my amp/subs.
  15. Amp/Sub install with factory radio and LOC

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 How-To Guides
    Finally got around to posting a how to on this install. Don't think there’s a complete right up on this yet so here goes. I’m taking the system from my old 300zx. My main concern was to maintain the stock look inside the cabin and under the hood while having the ability to remove the box/amp...
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