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  1. Power from the top windshield without any factory sensors/homelink?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2015 Mazda 3 without any Homelink mirror, rain-sensing wipers, smart city, etc. I want to add a dashcam to my car but I want to try connecting the wires into the place where these factory sensors would get power from if they were installed. Will this be possible with both always-on...
  2. Electric Power Steering Circuit diagram

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello everyone, I have been trying to search the internet for a wiring diagram for the EPS circuit and where all the main grounds are located on the Mazda 3. I have a loose or broken ground somewhere that effects the power steering, dash, radio, hvac and sometimes shuts the car off.
  3. Why does the cruise control forget state (on/off) with power cycles?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've notice that about 10% of the time that I restart the car the cruise control is deactivated; as in, I need to turn in ON again before I can set a speed. Is there something I'm doing that is causing this?
  4. Three Power Windows Not Functioning

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Today I rolled down three of the windows in my 2012 Mazda 3. The driver's side window, the rear driver's side window, and the passenger's side window. The passenger raised their window just fine, I (the driver) put up my window just fine. However, when I went to raise the rear driver's side...
  5. Power Brake Booster

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hi all, I have a 2012 Mazda 3 I Touring. Next weekend I will be replacing my power brake booster. It is mostly a straight forward job as far as I can see. My question is this. Has anyone performed this repair? I am looking, mostly just by feel at the pin on the brake peddle that connects the...
  6. Center Console - No Power

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey everybody, I could use some advice. I bought my 2015 Mz3 GT about 2 months ago. About a month ago, all power died from my center console (12v plug, 2 USB ports, SD card slot). I have tried replacing fuses 5, 9, and 11 in the driver seat fuse box, but no help. I have also tried reseated the...
  7. Engine shakes and major power loss

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey yall, a few days ago my trackion control came on and my engine light started flashing then lost a bunch of power and the engine started to shake. I replaced the spark plugs today but the problems is still there. Although it is better now the engine still shakes a bit and the engine light is...
  8. More power coming?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    The May 6 print version of Autoweek Magazine has a short first drive review of the 2019 Mazda3 (loaded sedan). It's not up on their website yet so I can't link to it but I thought this extract from their thoughts about the engine might generate some comments: " . . . we're confident more power...
  9. Power door locks

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello everyone. I have a 2013 Mazda 3. It is the i model if I’m not mistaken. The car has electric windows but no electric door locks. What the hell is Mazda thinking!....sshheesh!....Too much Saki! Ok....rant over. So I know some vehicles are sometimes missing some optioned items but are pre...
  10. Power Folding Mirror with Blind Spot Monitoring

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2018 Mazda 3 GT (USA). My sideview mirrors have blindspot monitoring. Is it possible to add power folding mirrors to this? I see kits online to add it to normal mirrors but nothing for mirrors that have blindspot monitoring built-in.
  11. 2016 Mazda 3 no power

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I tried to start my car this morning and absolutely nothing happened. No lights, no sound. Like there is no power at all. I checked the battery with a multimeter and it's sitting nicely at 12.58 volts. I also tried jumping it and nothing happened. Any ideas what it could be?
  12. 2016 Power Stop Z23 rotor and Pad install

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I'm close to 40K miles on my 2016 3s, and was starting to get some pulsing feeling in the brake pedal. Since i'm out of non-powertrain warranty i decided to go ahead and replace the rotors and pads up front. Pads were about due anyway and hoping the rotors were causing the pulsing. Sprung an...
  13. 2012 Mazda 3i Electric Power Steering not working

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    After mistakenly reversing poles when installing a new battery, I had to replace the main fuse, the TCM fuse and the room fuse. Once the car was started, we determined that the power steering went out. Both the power steering and the airbag lights are displaying. The dealer is recommending...
  14. OEM leather power heated seat wiring

    Interior / Exterior
    I've just bought some leather power heated seats to replace my factory cloth seats in my 2009 BL Mazda 3 1.6l. The passenger seat went in fine, the new power seat harness fit with the factory harness in the car. However the driver seat wiring harness from the new power seat has more wires than...
  15. OEM leather power heated seat wiring

    Interior / Exterior
    I've just bought some leather power heated seats to replace my factory cloth seats. The passenger seat went in fine, the new power seat harness fit with the factory harness in the car. However the driver seat wiring harness from the new power seat has more wires than the factory loom in the car...
  16. Mazda 3 power steering rack

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Posting this in case people haven't seen it. It's a 2015 Mazda 3 sedan touring steering rack. Yes it was hard to remove Don't know how to post images on here!! Hmu if you want the pictures
  17. power steering/battery issues

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I had my 2004 Mazda 3 jump-started today and now my power steering is acting up. I got it jumped on my campus first using a big battery pack, me and my friend drove to a Walmart a couple miles away for shopping. when we returned to the car i realized that i probably didn't let the battery...
  18. Tag on Sunroof Power Connection

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi everyone, sorry for asking this question using a new post. I actually asked this couple weeks ago in the sticky thread on how to install Auto-dimming Rearview Mirror. My questions is about wiring from the power sunroof for some additional installations, such as mirror, camera, etc. Does...
  19. Infotainment System speaker power output

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Does anyone have the specs for the speaker power output? I want to replace these terrible stock speakers. I have a 2016 hatch.
  20. Power windows without start/start, without fob; always on

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Power windows always on, without start/stop push & without fob Simple mod to keep the power windows activated without having to press the start/stop button, or needing the fob at all. In the underhood fuse box, remove the jcase sized 30A P.Window1 fuse and jump power to its right side pin...
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