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  1. Radio Upgrade Options?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2015 Mazda3 Grand Touring with the touchscreen radio. I've installed the AIO tweaks and whatnot and have had a fairly good experience. The only gripe is the speed of the unit and the constant crashing and reboots. I'm looking into aftermarket replacements and haven't had much luck...
  2. Line Output Converter to stock radio

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I recently bought a 2012 Mazda3 i Touring Hatchback, first time Mazda owner. I took out the amp and sub out of my old car and went and started installing it in the Mazda3, but ran into a problem. My amp isnt turning on... Using a multimeter at the amp's terminal, i found out that not enough...
  3. Mazda Axela 2014 (3) FM radio help!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey all, I've purchased a Jap import version of the Mazda 3 2014. I've done a firmware update to 70.00.335C 4A N (ADR). the head unit display now ranges from 86-108 within the head unit but it looks like its still actually ranging from 76-90 FM frequencies which hasnt changed. i was wonder if...
  4. 2011 Android Auto + Routing a USB port

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    I'm looking at picking up a new head unit so that I can run Android Auto, but to take full advantage of that I need to install a working (data-enabled) USB port to somewhere in my car, I'm thinking on replacing the cigarette lighter in the center console. The female USB input included with the...
  5. Radio wont turn off with ignition off

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Radio won't turn off with the ignition it's a sport so standard key ignition. the radio will stay on once the car is off and door is open unless you put something on the brake pedal its the only thing that will turn it off it killed my battery today at work and I need to find the issue I look...
  6. 2015 Mazda 3 s Grand Touring radio jumps to another station

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all: Can you help me with this situation? When I am listening to a radio station, the radio eventually jumps to the same station and remains stuck there for a varying amount of time before I can reset it to any other station. (This happens in both AM and FM, and the station the radio jumps...
  7. Radio, all mids and lows disappeared, stock and aftermarket radio

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    First off, please don't respond with how much or little bass the factory radio and speakers have. My issue is that the mids and low end of sound started cutting out and then completely disappeared from audio. The stereo sounds like its playing through headphones. All speakers are working, but...
  8. 2014-15-16 radio for mazda 3 infotainment system

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    hello all please refer to this link i am selling my infotainment for mazda 3 base model. $250 new in box https://www.ebay.com/itm/254188728226
  9. Listening to Radio while engine is off

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi guys, I 've recently bought a new mazda 3 2018, it is great but I realized I do not know how I can listen to car's radio while engine is off. Can you help? thanks.
  10. XM Satellite Radio and Navigation

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I am considering buying the SD card for Navigation in my 2016 Mazda3. Can you use the navigation system AND XM satellite radio at the same time?
  11. Genuine M3 BM DAB radio TAU conversion

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    OK after trawling the web for a alternative to Mazda UK's usb based DAB add on, In Europe they have been selling the real deal kit https://www.mazda-forum.info/threads/dab-radio-serienausstattung.70619/page-4#post-737568 see post #94 for pictures so apart from the DAB aerial stuck on the...
  12. anyway to see radio presets while navigation is on the screen?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    my wife and I have a total of about 15 radio station presets in favorites. when I have navigation on the screen, i can't tell what station I am on. Is there anywhere on the screen to show this while in the navigation screen? 2016 mazda 3 sGT
  13. Keep radio from playing before CarPlay?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Is there any to keep the radio from playing before CarPlay has a chance to load? I just want silence until I play something in CarPlay. I have zero interest in listening to the radio. I really don’t want to have to press the mute/unmute every time I get out of/into my car.
  14. Radio song display doesn't update

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all! I bought a used 2015 Mazda3 recently. I'm pretty happy with it overall, but have one small problem. I find that the radio display will only show the song name of the song playing at the time that the car was started. The top line scrolling display is correct, but the line by line...
  15. Is CarPlay possible with 2014 Mazda 3?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2014 Mazda 3, I Grand Touring with the old style radio without a touchscreen in the dash. Part #: 638-72435 I would like to install a CarPlay radio in the car for Navigation and Spotify but can't find anyone that has done this modification. I came across the following ad that says it...
  16. '18 Audio volume changes randomly

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey all, I've got a problem where the volume jumps from around 26 (my normal listening volume) to 36 at random times. It seems to be when I slow down and/or come to a stop, but not always. So while I thought it might be the touch screen re-enabling itself and dirt on the screen activating the...
  17. 2010 Radio Keeps resetting

    Audio and Electronics
    I have a 2010 3s Hatch. The radio has been resetting itself back to the factory settings. It’s not all the time and never does it while running. I originally thought it had something to do with the Bose amp because the problem went away for about a year once that was replaced. I’m wondering if...
  18. Audio upgrades with stock radio

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    A few months ago we traded my wife's SUV in for a Jaguar XF (which she LOVES). But we now found ourselves in the position of needing a beater car to haul the dogs, make Home Depot runs, etc that she did not want to use her car for and my daily is a Miata. So we picked up our 2006 Mazda3...
  19. CarPlay and Aha radio

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I finally upgraded my 2017 Mazda3 GT to genuine CarPlay. Works fine. The only issue (and it disappoints me a lot) is that Aha radio is not available when phone is connected via USB. I usually listen to Aha stations while on the road and having to choose between music and CarPlay maps is a big...
  20. Radio base model 2014 Mazda 3

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi guys, I have a 2014 Mazda 3 with a base model radio (non-touch screen) the radio is not turning on. It has no sign of power. I was woundering if their is a rest method like with touchscreen one for the base radio. The fuses are okay. Also Bluetooth calling still works. So, I know the speakers...