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  1. Small oil leak (2014 Mazda 3ST)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I change the oil in my 2014 Mazda 3ST (2.5L engine, 29000 miles) in 3000 mile intervals. The plastic cover below the drain plug is always oily. I don't see oil marks on the oil filter so it makes me think that perhaps i have a small leak at the drain plug. I torque the plug to 25 ft-lbs and use...
  2. 6 SPD Manual Transmission Insights on 2011 Mazda 3 2.5L

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    All, Master clutch cylinder failed 2 wks ago. Had that replaced. Now I can't downshift into 2nd or 1st without double-clutching. Syncros are off. Never had that problem before the master cylinder failed. Dealer indicates failure is not clutch, but tranny. Also indicated many parts inside the...
  3. 2017 Mazda3 Hatch GT Options and Price

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey peops! I owned a 2007 Mazda 3 Hatch until a few months ago and now I'm in the market for a new 2017 Mazda 3 GT Hatch. This will my first NEW car and probably my biggest investment (so far), so I'd like to be happy with my purchase. Ideally I'd purchase by July 5th so I can take advantage of...
  4. Mazda 3/Axela

    The World
    I was wonder if the front grill of the axela version would fit my 2.5L mazda 3 s from the US? Also, where can i purchase it?
  5. JBR Short Ram Intake for 2.5 14-16 Mzd3 SALE

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hi everyone. I realize I do not meet the minimum posts required to post in the classified section, but I was hoping to get someone a good deal on here, and help me out a bit in the process. I purchased this intake new from JBR Racing about 3 months ago, and decided to stick with the stock...
  6. 2016 Mazda 3 2.5 Muffler delete

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So i deleted the muffler of my 2.5 mazda 3 hatch, its a bit louder than i though it would be but i love how it sounds. Here is the links: https://youtu.be/tPTDlwjTXMY https://youtu.be/Os9gWIEoPtQ (The video sounds better using headphones) I've gotten used to the sound, sometimes i wish the car...
  7. Exhaust help

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Hi, I have owned a 2011 Mazda 3 2.5L for about 7 months now. I wanted to start off with an exhaust and ended up buying and installing the Magnaflow CBE. Recently, I went on YouTube and saw a person with a great setup and was intrigued. Here's the link: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ZZVSfMiyJ5Q...
  8. Exhaust help

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    I have had a 2011 Mazda3 2.5L for some 7 months now and I love it. When I first bought the car, I wanted to start the modding off with a new exhaust, so I purchased a Magnaflow CBE and installed it. 7 months later and I want to tinker with it. I was on Youtube and saw a person who had a Greddy...
  9. New member from NJ

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello! I've been a long time lurker here and now I've finally joined. I got my 2010 2.5 back in December of 2012 and have done a few small mods, but that will be changing hopefully soon.