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  1. Mazda 3 2.2 temperature/performance

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Does anyone know if the skyactiv-D is sensitive to the weather regarding it's performance? Like when it's hot or cold outside.
  2. low performance of air condition

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hello everyone. I have Mazda 3 BP 2019 KM AT6 and air condition in this cor is low performance. I have new version of software...it's better but not Good. My previous car - Mazda 2 2017 has a high performance of air condition. In M3 i set to 19-20 degrees of celsius and it's hot in hot days in...
  3. Loss of power / low boost after 2500 rpm ( second turbo )

    2014-2018 Diesel Engine
    Hi All This is my first post and I hope you can help me out here. I bought my first Mazda ever like 1.5 months ago. Its a Mazda 3 2.2 from 2015 with 150 HP The problem is... I lack power - especially in higher rpm's. I went to a dealer yesterday and they read the ECU but they couldn't see a...
  4. New member! Performance mod suggestions?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hey everyone, I’m new here. I’m going to pick up a used 2014 Mazda 3 i Sport this week. It has about 49k miles, and is the manual 6 speed model. To my knowledge it is all stock, but I’d like to put some work into it to pull some more hp out of it! It’s already super fun to drive, mostly looking...
  5. Mazda 3 2015 iTouring Performance idea

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey everyone! Can anyone send me ideas on what to put on my car to boost the performance and maybe share some cosmetic ideas. Can you provide the link if possible as well. Thanks !
  6. Android Auto upgrade performance

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm thinking about doing the upgrade of my system to support Android Auto/Carplay - It's a very expensive upgrade, so wondering if there have been issues with the upgrade on these older vehicles. Has anyone any experience with the performance of the app>? Any recommendations>? Thanks for any...
  7. performance chip/tuning 2018 mazda 3

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    anyone have any suggestions on performance power ups for the gen3??
  8. ITG - British manufacturer of high performance air filters (including Formula 1 teams

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hello I have been trying for some time to find an induction solution for the Mazda 3 which would offer some real performance improvements. Unfortunately, I wasn’t convinced by none of the solutions I could find online (particularly the SRAM solutions from CorkSport and K&N). However, just...
  9. Performance Mods in Australia

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I'm curious as to whether anyone in Australia has done performance mods to their mazda 3 and whether it is worth it for the price. I've been doing some research and it is known that costs in Australia are expensive compared to other countries when modding the BM / BN models. Even just getting...
  10. Performance Chips

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Has anyone bought any performance chips? If so could you reply with a review on how it is for the Gen 3’s? Really interested in getting one but don’t know what to get.
  11. Best 2.0l performance upgrades

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I've got a leased 2016 manual 2.0l that I'll be buying out in the next few months. I also happen to have some extra cash laying around, so I think it's time to make this baby faster. I'm thinking lowering springs+SRI+exhaust+plus ECU tune. What would you guys do? I have around $2k budget but I...
  12. Best Tires for Performance and Quiet Ride

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    We have a 2014 Mazda 3 and need to get new tires. It has Yokohama avid S34fv p205/60 R16's on it now. We like the performance but do you know of any tire that would have equal performance and be quieter? The road noise is pretty bad.
  13. Performance Mods

    2014-2018 Diesel Engine
    Hello everybody, I am fairly new to the car modding community so I wondered what some of you did to your cars to improve performance. I own a 2014 diesel mazda 3 and I would like to improve it's performance. I am aware that there is not much to do on a diesel engine, but even simple improvements...
  14. Aero Kit, For Show or Performance?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So my question is, is the Mazda OEM Aero kit (or any kit produced for our cars in general) only for looks and stye? Or does it actually provides better airflow for less drag and better performance? Or the opposite is achieved, more drag, slower acceleration because of added weight , hence...
  15. Performance Ideas so Far

    2004-2009 Mazda 3 Performance & Mods
    So, I've been around the internet, various forums and wiki pages, and these are all to mods I'm thinking about doing down the road to my 2007 Mazda 3 Hatch. Drive train: Swapping the stock FWD for a Mazda 6 AWD Engine: I already swapped the 2.3L L5-VE for the 2.5L Duratec I'm curious if the...
  16. 2010 BL performance mod questions

    2012-2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    In short, what can I do to this car? Have a SRI, custom high flow Exhaust System up until the first Cat, MPS 6 Trans Clutch Kit, Street Tuned (currently 98.7kwh to the wheels with 195,000done on the dial) would be more but intake problems I've been told. On the same topic; having issues with...
  17. Adding Performance parts to your MAZDA

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I thought that this may be somewhat helpful to members? While I hold for almost 30 years a current ASE Mater Technician L1,L2, certification and California Emission Licence. I also keep myself well updated on the lasted technology more specifically in the PERFORMANCE parts industry. I never...
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    Discount Tire
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  19. What happened to 3rd Gen Mazda 3 performance R&D?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    In 2017, there were several companies that bragged that they were working on viable aftermarket performance upgrades for the 2014-2017 Mazda 3. OVTuning had performance cams, tunes and (I think) headers on the market. There were also rumors of turbo tunes and forced induction upgrades. CorkSport...
  20. engine performance upgrades

    Engine / Drivetrain
    ok so i sold the old beamer and bought a mazda 3 08 5speed 2.0 my plan was to make a turbo build but then i came across a supercharger that seems like it should be about 10x easier on the install still haven't made up my mind which one i want to go with any suggestions? id be doing all the work...