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  1. Nasty rust patch - what's the best way to remove?

    2004-2009 Mazda3Appearance & Interior
    I have a fairly large, bubbling rust patch above my left rear wheel (see photo). The car is a 2004 Mazda 3 hatch. I purchased the car in Canada in August of 2015 (they salt their roads up there which explains the rust), knowing fully that I would have to deal with the rust at some point. The...
  2. The nasty check engine light

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Obviously I am new to the forum, but not new to Mazda. I have owned a 2010 speed3 since it was new over 6 years ago. Presently it has 47000 miles on it. I was looking around the forum for input on the problem I have, but could not find any answers. I do my own routine maintenance, oil...
  3. nasty licence-plate holes.Is this the correct part I need to replace the black trim?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Bought a car from a state that requires front licence plates. My state does not. Now there are some nasty drill holes where the licence plate used to be. Can I buy this part alone and replace that middle solid black (plastic) trim in the front? 2013 Mazda 3 i touring. Thanks. BGV4501T2A #20...
  4. nasty musty smell with AC

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, haven't been on in a while. Been busy with school. I talked to the dealer last time I had the car in there about a nasty musty smell coming from the AC. They had me spray lysol or similar product in the vent by the hood. worked for about 2 days then the smell came back. I always...