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  1. DIY: 2017 Overhead Console Removal

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Rudimentary guide to removing the overhead console on a 2017 GT w/ iAS. I take no responsibility for any damages or injuries that may result from using this guide. Remove the two Philips head screws; don't drop them or else they'll bounce into a bottomless pit never to return... Once you...
  2. Need help finding switched 12V in S Touring overhead console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    I'm trying to install a Gentex mirror with HomeLink. I've found several constant 12V sources, but cannot find a switched 12V source. Which means I can power the HomeLink but not the auto-dim feature at this point. Can anyone point me to a switched 12V source in that overhead console on a 2015...
  3. 2015 overhead console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    I've gone thru several thread that show how to remove the overhead console. One starts by simply pulling out the light lenses. However, the examples show a different console than in my 2015. To turn on the light in the 2015, one presses the lens instead of a separate switch. So, does the...
  4. Overhead Control Module Assistance

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Below is a picture of the backside of my overhead control module in my 2014 Mazda 3i GT. I believe I have identified the plugs on the back but need assistance with a fourth unused plug? There are plugs for the 3 that I have identified (please correct me if I am wrong and yes I know I...
  5. 2013 touring sky prewired for ambient light in the overhead console?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Just bought a 2013 3I touring with skyactiv couple days ago. I have a slit on my overhead console but no light there. I read some thread about this and am going to buy the light, part no. BCN8-69-974. But can anyone confirm it is plug and play? I know 2012 touring has the pre-wiring. But not...
  6. Overhead console ambient light wiring

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    New guy here! Just bought a 2013 3I touring with skyactiv couple days ago. I have a slit on my overhead console but no light there. I read some thread about this and am going to buy the light, part no. BCN8-69-974. But can anyone confirm it is plug and play? I know 2012 touring has the...
  7. Custom Black Light UV LED overhead lights w/ Hidden Touch Switches and Dimmer

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Ok, so obviously I have way too much time on my hands, and this is almost a totally useless mod, but I just did it for the fuck of it so I figured I would share. lol :thumbup 1: :cool 1: Basically, I bought a pack of 30 uv/black light LEDs from amazon for $6.49 so I was like what the hell, I...
  8. Mazda 3 overhead console

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    does anyone know if the mazda6 overhead console with the sunglass holder will fit on a Mazda 3 2013 sky active? I don't have the sunroof so I know I'll have to cut the overhead console to make it lighter I just wanted to know if anyone knew if the overhead was deep enough to accomodate the...
  9. Is it possible to splice a USB power plug into the overhead lights power source?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys. One thing I've always wanted to do was have a USB power source for a phone I have mounted directly behind my rear view mirror. I choose this location because I sometimes like to record my driving. However due to this the maximum amount of time one of my old android phones can handle...
  10. Overhead Lighting Issue (Electrical?): Passenger Side Out, Bulb is OK.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi all. I'm wondering if anyone else is having issues with the overhead lighting like I am. What is happening to me is the passenger light does not come on when you open the doors, or hit unlock. The driver side comes on, but not the passenger side, like the bulb is burnt out, but it's not...
  11. Overhead assemble for front dome lights

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Can some one please tell me how to remove this with out messing it up just got the car three days ago thanks in advance
  12. HOW TO: DIY Overhead Ambient Lighting for Non-Equipped Vehicles

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    My second post, and second guide! :yes: All right, lets jump right in. You will need to remove the overhead assembly as outlined by several other posts in the how to section. You will be left with this, once you have. Notice the two wires that carry the power necessary. The red pin on the...
  13. Dual Color Overhead Ambient Lighting Mod

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Dual Color Overhead Ambient Lighting Mod I was intrigued by the thread started by Derrick B on changing out the overhead lighting to other colors, namely red so to keep in the theme with my blue/red foot well lighting, blue/red cup holder lighting I decided that the overhead blue had to go both...
  14. How to replace the overhead ambient lighting

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    For those of us with the ambient lighting, blue might not be our preference, but what can you do? Change it! This thread will give you most of the information you need to change the color/intensity of the overhead ambient lighting. Step 1: Remove the map light lenses Use a small screwdriver to...
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