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  1. FS: 2014 - 2018 Mazda 3 Koni Special Active Strut Front Left Right NEW

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    I have a new set of front left and front right Koni Special Active Strut housings for sale. These are new, never installed, still in the box. They were shipped to me with some scratches, as seen in the photos presented. The manufacture part numbers are 8745-1336L, and 8745-1336R. They were...
  2. 1st gen with 1.8" lowering springs?

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Suspension & Handling
    Does anyone on here have a first gen lowered on 1.8" springs? I bought some Eibach springs and would like to see how it looks on other setups. Also how does it ride?
  3. Need Help Choosing Lowering Spring. Tein S Tech?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I'm not trying to go for a slammed look and originally planned on running eibachs. I feel like that wouldn't be enough low for me, but I feel like the corksport will be too low. Trying to find something in the middle. I want to stay close to stock ride. I'll be on stock shocks/struts at least...
  4. Lowering and iACTIVESENSE

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    First post here so be gentle. Also, for brevity, I have a 2017 3 Sport GT with the 6MT. With all the folks with lowered cars here and different wheels, has this presented any issues with the iACTIVESENSE systems (radar cruise control, smart braking) at all? The user manual says that any...
  5. FS: H&R lowering springs 28821-1

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    FS: H&R lowering springs 28821-1 SOLD!
  6. Small vibration after lowering.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hi all. I got new TEIN S-TECH springs from my friend installed on my 2015 Hatch last weekend but now I get small vibration when accelerating between 20-25mph then it goes away. Alignment was done after install . Drop is 1.4 front and 1.6 back. After doing some reading on net some people say it...
  7. New Koni FSD not lowering spring recommended

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Just bought the new improved FSDfor my ride. Currently on eibach, but going to RB springs cause the ride is a bit low for where I live( unless eibach are much better ride/handling than RB, then I would keep the Eibach and be super careful). The dampers are on the way from Tirerack, I just got...
  8. TEIN EnduraPro w/S Tech Lowering Springs

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Anyone heard of using this combo, currently running it, and how’s the quality of TEIN?
  9. Indecisive about lowering my Mazda

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys, I have a lot of worries about lowering my car. I have 18s on right now with stock suspension. I have put off lowering my car and now I am back to square one. I am concerned about my tires rubbing and hitting the wheel well because of pot holes and bumps. What is the safest and most...
  10. Lowering car need torque settings

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Gents, Just ordered the Eibach lowering spring for my 2017 Mazda 3. Now i'm looking for some sort of list or dataset of the various torque settings of the bolts. As Mazda is not a very much sold car, and even fewer people tweak it here in The Netherlands. So maybe any of you can help me out...
  11. VOGTLAND/Eilbach lowering springs help

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Had 205/55/16 factory rims upgraded to 225/40/18 konig oversteer rims.. still not happy with the wheel gap but this is just a A-B (just wanting it to look better) car so I was thinking let's do some lowering springs but there are so many brands out there I don't know what to get.... I saw...
  12. 2014+ Mazda 3 H&R Lowering Springs

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    I have a set of brand new, never-opened H&R Lowering Springs for sale. Decided to go with coilovers before I had the chance to install them and the return shipping to Germany is much too high to justify, so I figured I'd seel them here at a bit less of a loss. These are Part # 28821-1. Looking...
  13. Lowering spring or coilovers for daily drive ?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Please suggest if i should get lowering spring or coilovers for daily drive ? I dont go track, i only want it to be lower and practical for everyday drive.
  14. Struts + Lowering Springs required new endlinks?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys, I lowered my car maybe 4 months ago with Koni Yellows struts and Road Magnet lowering springs. But recently I have been hearing some clunking sounds when going over any bump, big or small at lower speeds. Strangely when I go over small bumps at higher speeds, I do not hear any extra...
  15. Local Installation Help - Charlotte NC - CS lowering springs

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    What's up M3R - I'm looking for some installing my corksport lowering springs on my 2018 3 hatch. Anyone within 1.5 hours of Charlotte NC that is willing to help would be greatly appreciated. BEER INCLUDED!!! I've called 4-5 shops for quotes, and every single one is telling me over $600...
  16. FS: 2014-18 vogtland lowering springs and BaysonR roof spoiler

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hey guys. I don’t have the car anymore and didn’t get a chance to install them. Open box, never used. Asking $200 for the springs and $100 for the spoiler. Located in LA/OC area. Local pick up preferred but im willing to ship.
  17. 2007 Mazda 3 lowering and camber

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Suspension & Handling
    Alright so I have a 2007 Mazda 3 2.3 sedan and want to lower it with lowering springs (cuz I dont have too much extra cash ya know) about 1.5 inches all around, now would I need to buy camber adjustment arms along with that or would I get by fine without them and not have my tires destroyed too...
  18. FS: Mazda Euro Eibach Lowering Springs 4100-77-974 2014+

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Looking to sell my Euro Eibach Lowering Springs. These are not the prokit you can easily get in the US. These were purchased from a Mazda dealer in the UK. These look great with the stock 18’s, however I have Mazda6 stock 19’s and they just rubbed too much. I replaced them with Racing beat...
  19. 2004-2009 Mazda 3 Koni Sport Kit with Eibach Springs

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    I am in the Maryland/Washington DC area. I posted on local craigslist, but wanted to get the word out so I joined the forum. Apparently I can't post the link since I don't have the post count. Feel free to message me if you are interested and I can forward you to the craigslist post. Selling a...
  20. Lowering spring / coilovers setup guide help!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi guys, i'm looking to get a coilovers , please recommend me some. Btw anyone running on vogtland lowering spring + stock absorber ? whats the fender gap like ? 2 fingers gap? Because i saw someone with vogtland lowering spring + koni fsd had a 1finger fender gap, but one of a guy in my other...