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  1. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi all, Anyone able to advise how low the biting point of the petrol 165bhp Mazda 3 generally is. Test drive one at the weekend and it was really low and bit almost immediately when letting off the clutch. Does this sound about right as it was very keen to engage. Thanks Geoffers
  2. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Good day! I have a trouble when install MZD Tweak. Firmware 504. Car - Cx-5 2017. After dismantling the front panel and connecting to the device, I was able to patch it. I used 2 commands: 1. cp -r /tmp/mnt/sd*/* /tmp/mnt/data_persist/dev/bin/ pastebin.com/8bgJZWLq sorry. cant put link 2...
  3. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Forgive me if this has been covered somewhere else...I couldn't find it. Where are the proper point to place a floor jack to lift either the front or rear...not looking for the point for a scissor jack/jack stands. Thanks
  4. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
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  5. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    I read on several forums that you should shift a stock MS3 at 5700 rpms but this doesn't seem right. The car is boost limited in 1st and 2nd and there is no dyno graph of those gears. It certainly does not feel faster short shifting 1st and 2nd. And even in 3rd and 4th with full power available...
  6. New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Well Hi. I picked up a 2011 3s with the 6-speed manual about a week ago. My past cars have been a 91 N/A RX-7 and a 02 Corolla, both with a manual transmission. This post is also my TIFU post. http://mazda3revolution.com/forums/2010-2013-mazda-3-skyactiv-discussion/13799-jack-points.html See...
  7. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I know there is a thread about audio upgrades, but I am still lost as to where to get started... Whats small step can i take to get started on improving my system? In the end i was thinking i want 2-12s that i could put in the truck along with upgraded speakers in the car... Can i get any...
  8. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone had any ideas for a permanent, ascetically pleasing solution for a front tie down point on a 2013 Mazdaspeed 3. I have a Yakima Rocketbox cargo box (longest one on the market) that I am constantly putting on and taking off the car, and since it overhangs...
  9. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Update: July 28, 2013 - Confirmed by looking at Mazda website that for 2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv, the jack up point is exactly the same as described below. If the Skyactiv has the same rigid jack up points as the Mazdaspeed 3, then I think I've found the point on the Skyactiv. This is the workshop...
  10. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Whats the best shift point for max acceleration in a 2.0 5spd manual? I know these arent exactly fast cars but what gives best 0-60 and 1/4? I usually aim for 6.6-6.7k when going all out. I heard somewhere that these cars do better when you short shift but I dont understand how thats possible...
  11. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    All the how to mods, I 've seen in this are mostly for 2.5 manual. I have a 2.0 automatic, I just want a better fuel consumption, I'm not a "racer" that thinks making my car louder will make my car faster.. any thoughts?
  12. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Does it fit the 2011 mazda 3 2.5 L? On the website it only lists the 2010 model
  13. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 How-To Guides
    I saw this in the 2010 MS3 workshop manual, page 30. I remember trying to search for best jack points when I started to mod, so I thought this would be helpful to others. Jack Stand Points Edit: This also applies to the: 2011 2.5. 2012 Skyactiv.
  14. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I'd take a picture, but I don't have my car with me right now. But if you know what I'm talking about, you don't need a picture. For 2010 3 GT HB N/A where are the mounting points inside the car for the subframe bolts? I found two areas on either side of the rear trunk area, that are covered...
  15. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    I took my '08 Mazda3 in to the dealer at around 41,000 miles for a metal grinding sound when I push the clutch in. They diagnosed it as a bad pivot point, which isn't covered under warranty because it's "not broken." They lubed it and sent me on my merry way and the noise (and feeling) is back...
  16. 2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi! Last time I washed my beloved Mazda3, I found a tiny rust spot on the back door. It's not bigger than a pen point, but it is a rust, and comes from inside the paint. I have already told the problem the local Mazda service, who assured me, that it's clearly a problem that includes the...
  17. New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Just wanted give a shout to all. Looking forward to having an excuse to spend money on MODS! Of course, I'm blaming it all on you guys and gals...:blush 1:
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