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  1. Doorsill Trim Plate

    2019+ Mazda 3 Appearance & Interior
    Anyone install the factory doorsill trim plate accessory (BDGH-V1-370)? How are they wired in and fastened? How do they look?
  2. Added Rear Bumper Scuff Plate

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Just a pic of my latest upgrade:
  3. Advise wanted -- Rusted nuts at bottom plastic skid plate

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My 2011 Mazda 3 has over 115,000 miles now. I went to go drain and refill my transmission fluid but I can't remove the damn skid plate under it because several of the metal nuts are rusted entirely. I managed to rip up the plastic around one of the nuts and stopped at that. Any advice? Are...
  4. Steering wheel skin and license plate frame - Done

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hello Zoom-Zoom fans - Today I put on a Wheelskin cover on my steering wheel. I love the oem wheel but I always do this to all my cars so that the day I sell it, I simply remove the cover and I get top dollar. Nothing looks than a pristine steering wheel when selling a car...
  5. FS: Brand New Corksport Short Shift Plate Kit- 2014+ - SOLD

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hi everyone, This is brand new in the box. Nothing has been unpackaged. Unfortunately, I ended up selling my Mazda3 before I had a chance to install it. From Corksport it's $120 +shipping ($15). I'm selling this for $100 shipped. Firm Pricing, Paypal only. Thanks...
  6. No Drill Front License Plate

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    I'm looking into buying a new Mazda 3, but here in California all the dealerships now are required to have the front license plate before leaving the dealership. I can probably use the towing platypus plates to get out of the dealership, but do you guys have suggestions for a long term solution...
  7. License plate lights and passenger parking light out

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    My license plate lights and passenger side parking light are out. I have changed all the bulbs and checked all the fuses. They just won't turn on. Anyone run into this before? I'd rather not tear all the wiring up to figure it out
  8. LED Bulb Suggestions and Sizes. License PLate, Tail Lights etc

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I'm looking to change out the License plate lights with some LED's (what size?) but want to go with something that wont burn out in a day. I also want to try and increase the tail light brightness with some LED's but dont know how bright or what reliable brand. Im not use to driving a dark...
  9. How to take off the license plate holder

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hello, Does anyone know how to take off the license plate holder from my Mazda 3 2017 hatchback? Thanks, Joe
  10. Pressure plate failing repeatedly 2016 2.5 6 speed

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi all, Wondering if anyone else is experiencing this issue - at 12,500 miles the clutch pedal in my '16 2.5 6 speed was engaging at the very top of the pedal travel with no free play. Mazda replaced the pressure plate at no charge (even thought the wear item coverage for the warranty ended at...
  11. 2018 Mazda 3 broke protective plate under car

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi all, Dropped my daughters friend home today and drove into her driveway and the car scraped ? super deceiving because it doesn’t look steep and it’s not just had a bad angle on it. Anyway I can’t really see apart from to take a photo, and it appears I’ve cracked the protective plate not...
  12. License plate frames

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I finally got my new plates in and installed them with license plate frames. On the front, I used a plain black plastic frame (from eBay), which helps visually "shrink" the plate to make it a little less prominent. I cut out the tabs (using a Dremel) on the bottom of the car's plate holder to...
  13. Not found information plate

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi , i search my information plate with (paint code , serial .... ) example : thanx in advance mazda 3 skyactiv 2014 soul red
  14. What to do with grill after relocating license plate?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So the grill has a spot for the license plate and if you relocate the license plate down below the grill, you will see the ugly mounting plate for the license plate. What is everybody doing about it? Just deal with it? What options are there?
  15. 2018 Mazda 3 - Front License Plate Extender?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I just bought a new Mazda 3 and am wondering if there's a way to make my front license plate stick out a little farther, maybe by about 3 inches, give or take. I live in the SF Bay Area, so lots of parallel parking, and it's somewhat common for cars to bump each other while squeezing into tight...
  16. DAB problem after fitting license plate LEDs

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi peeps, I have installed some new license plate leds from vleds lately. After that I have experienced a lot of DAB issues “no signal, change the essemble” So I investigated this further and noticed when I leave my head and tail lights off, DAB works immediately. If I switch the head lights...
  17. Corksport short shift plate for sale

    Mazdaspeed 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Corksport short shift plate for sale from my speed3. Fits 10-13. Good condition. $55 shipped If interested, email me at [email protected] This app can be janky at times
  18. 2005 mazda 3 hatchback skid plate

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    My 05 mazda3 hatch didn't come with a skid plate. Did mazda not put skid plates on the 05 model hatchbacks? I tried to buy one off of partsgeek but it didn't fit. Maybe it's for a sedan model? Are they different?
  19. Black metric thread screws for the rear license plate?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I would like to replace the plain steel screws that hold the rear license plate to the car with black screws to match new black frames. Unfortunately all the black fasteners I can find have threads for domestic cars. That works on the front license plate that fastens to the plastic grill but...
  20. Weather resistant mat between license plate and car?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I'm looking for some kind of weather and heat\cold resistant mat material that I can put between a license plate + frame and the car to protect the paint and prevent rattles. Any suggestions? Background - these are the frames I bought: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01MXDZI0E/...