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  1. Where is the fuse for rear 12v outlet?

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    2018 M3 Hatchback, the rear console 12v outlet is always on. The owners manual states it has an unswitched 15amp fuse F9 in the inside kick panel fuse block. But F9 is empty! No fuse there. Not sure if this matters, but the dealer installed the Android Auto / Apple Carplay that removed the...
  2. 12V DC outlet

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hi. New here in the forum. I never had a Mazda before, but I just bought a new Mazda 3 iGT here in Mexico. (I recall someone said that some Mazdas 3 are made or assembled in Mexico, but the funny part is that my car is made in Japan...:001_huh:) Anyway...my only complaint so far is that I´m used...
  3. Killed my 12V outlet & can't find the problem!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys! So apparently you can't run 2 heated seat cushions at the same time off the 12V outlet...even if they come with 2 wires out of their plug so you can run them both -.- Drove down to VA and they worked just fine the whole 7 hour trip there. On the way back, plugged them in, turned them...
  4. DC outlet '15 mazda 3 GT

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have a 15 Mazda 3 GT and just noticed the only 12v outlet is in the center console. Unless I'm missing something, did they not put one in the usual place (just below the CD player/nav unit) like they did in the 2nd gen. If not, what have you guys done for plugging something (like a radar...
  5. Adding a 12v outlet to dash

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi guys, I was thinking about adding a 12v outlet on the left hand side of the steering wheel with the button cluster there. I figured it would be used for GPS and my cellphone and keep them easily plugged in without going to the center console. Can anyone give my advice about whether or not...
  6. Need help w/ wiring USB from 12V Outlet

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I need help... I need to take the ignition controlled cigarette lighter outlet in the little cubby by the shifter and remove it and wire into there a female usb end that is 3.0+ amp so I can use that to charge a tablet... the factory USB port in the center console armrest area does not charge...
  7. Coolant outlet housing

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I have a leak that I believe is coming from the coolant outlet housing. I have googled and can find no info on how to replace it. Has anybody got any info on this ? If so it is greatly appreciated.
  8. Switching Fuse wires for the Front Outlet and Center Outlet? (Pics)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm trying to find a quick way to make my Center outlet turn on only when the car is on. Apparently the Wiring for the Front outlet goes through a relay and turns on only when the Car is on. Wiring Diagram from manual: As you can see, both the front and Center outlet Socket go through the...
  9. Is there an easy way to make the 12v Power outlet Turn off power when the car is off?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've recently added some LED's to my car interior, I wired them to a 6 port terminal thing that plugs into the 12v outlet in the center console because I want the option to turn them on and off whenever I want. Unfortunately the 12v outlet doesn't turn off when the car turns off, I know I could...
  10. rewiring the power outlet in the console?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    i've noticed that the power outlet in the central console is always on when something remains plugged in such as iphone ... Here is my question: is there any way to rewire the outlet so that it becomes active only when the engine is powered on? also, i want to install a laser detector...
  11. Power outlet in Center Console Stays On

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I have a Motorola charger that looks like this when no power is being supplied: And it looks like this when when power is being supplied: When I plug it into the outlet in the center console, the blue light stays on even after turning the car off. The light turns off if it is connected to the...
  12. 2010 Mazda 3 Hatch K-style Rear Flare Twin Outlet and K-Style front like sedan

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Any one has their 3 with the 2010 Mazda 3 K-style Rear Flare Twin Outlet and K-style fron lip already on ? I would really love to see how they look before I get them for my sedan. Another question , what front and back lip look good on the 4 door ?
  13. adding another power outlet. what wire to splice in to?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Just like the title says, I am wanting to add a third power plug to allow for my GPS cord to be plugged in all the time and out of the way. What wire should I tap in to that will turn off when I turn the car off? I know the plug in the center console is a constant on so that is out of the...
  14. Cell Phone Charger stuck in dash outlet HELP

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi, I have 2010 3 S and my Car charger for my cell phone is stuck in the dashboard outlet...is there any way to remove the outlet to make it possible to remove stuck charger?
  15. Center arm rest compartment power outlet

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    The other day, I shut off the car, and before I got out I was putting something into the center storage box. I always have my phone charger connected to the power outlet in there to make it easy to charge my phone if I ever need to. I noticed that the big blue AT&T light on the charger was on...