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  1. 19 GS Rattling?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Anyone's gen4 rattling? Mine is just approaching 4k and it's becoming a rattle box. A lot of rattling coming from the center screen, passenger airbag area, and the two front doors. I wanna take the doors apart and sound deaden them, but there's no tutorials just yet :/
  2. Right door is rattling

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Car is within bumper to bumper warranty. My right door rattles intermittently.. any of you guys experience this? it's a subtle rattle (when quiet - sound system is off). Also, when listening to certain songs the entire right door or window reverberates. I recently got a loaner Mazda 3 Sedan...
  3. Exhaust rattling at idle! Please help

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Just got my 2014 Mazda 3 back from the dealer yesterday after replacing my CV joint and both front wheel bearings (was around $1000) and now I am noticing a rattling sound from my exhaust! The last thing I need is to spend more money on repairs.. The sound is coming from the rear right side...
  4. Engine Bay Rattling

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    I have a 2010 Mazda 3 with almost 280000 kms on it. Ever since I bought the car 3 years ago, something in the engine bay rattles whenever the car needs to shift down. If I don’t give the car any more gas it will stay that way and rattle until I give the car more gas and allow the car to shift...
  5. Annoying rattling noise

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    first and foremost I know all cars won't have this issue also since my car a 2012 Mazda3 skyactiv sedan has a rebuilt title. I like blasting music not gonna lie, when I'm anywhere with the volume 30+ theres this one annoying rattle behind the dashboard I'm guessing behind the glove box. The...
  6. Bose speaker rattling?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Has anyone got a part number for the drivers door bose speaker for the UK? It's rattling/vibrating something chronic and I'm assuming (haven't took the door card off yet) the diaphragm has detached. If its not feasable to fix it (does it even work gluing it back on?) I'll be wanting to replace...
  7. 2012 mazda 3 real bad rattling and rough riding over bumps/uneven road

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey there! So I have a 2012 mazda 3. I have been having issues with the rear of the car. My car has 124,000 miles on it. It rattles severely when I go over the smallest bumps or uneven roads and it throws the car around like I am driving a semi truck. I have had it in the shop several times...
  8. Noticeable rattling when engine braking (2005 mazda 3 hatch 2.3 liter)

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I've recently bought a used 2005 mazda 3 hatch. Got a good deal and everything is in good shape other than this noise i would notice when i let off of the gas. It seems like an exterior rattling but is only noticeable when engine braking... I'm hoping it is something small like a loose heat...
  9. Vacuum pump rattling

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I have 2014 3 2.0 with MT and the vacuum pump on the top of the engine makes a tingy rattling sound of almost like metal on metal. Was wondering if this can be replaced or is normal..
  10. Driver Seat Rattling Noise

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi, I started noticing a very annoying rattling noise under the driver's seat (like if scotch would be scratching the carpet or as if a cable would be vibrating against something). I'm certain the rattle is not coming from the B-Pillar area, seatbelt or driver's door panel. I tried to fix the...
  11. Upper Console Technology Package Rattling Noises

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi, I'm asking for your help, as perhaps somebody has encountered the same problem as the one I've been having. I have a 2016 Mazda 3 with the i-ACTIVESENSE package and lowered springs, now for the last 3 month I started noticing a very small rattling noise coming fro the upper console...
  12. Broke part, makes rattling noise, have a pic, but not sure what it is?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    [Bad strut mount] Broke part, makes rattling noise, have a pic Can anyone help me out with what this is? What needs to be replaced? Here's the picture of the clanking, rattling part. When I drive over bumps the noise is very noticeable. Here's the picture of the same part on the other side...
  13. Car vibrates at 55 mph

    Factory and Aftermarket GPS
    Hi, I recently bought a used 2011 mazda3 (2.0) with about 145K miles on it. I got it checked by a mechanic and he said it was good and had no major issues. After driving for a few months, I noticed that it vibrated vigorously at speeds between 55-65 mph. It subsides at any speeds outside of that...
  14. Wheezing, rattling noise at startup - 2007 Mazda 3 (automatic)

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    My girlfriend bought a second hand 2007 Mazda 3, automatic transmission, with ~124,000km on the clock, a few weeks ago. This weekend after driving in the Rockies, we noticed a wheezing, metallic rattling noise at startup. Sound goes away after a couple of seconds, but during the engine turnover...
  15. How do I stop my license plate from rattling?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    My exaust is so loud at 1.5-2.5RPM that my license plate keeps rattling and it's quite annoying. How do you guys deal with it? 3M tape everything up and call it a day? I was gonna drill 2 more holes on the bottom but didn't wanna drill into my hatchback D:
  16. Rattling in the rear

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So I've just bought my first Mazda 3 2nd gen - kinda was hoping I'd introduce myself properly before having to ask for help :frown2: I know this is a common problem to have a rattling sound coming from the rear however how do I figure out whether it is my end links, bushings, sway bar or...
  17. Rattling

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    When I am listening to the radio, I hear that sound is reflecting on the passenger window. I didn't observe this before but starting seeing this issue lately. Did anyone experienced the same? Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
  18. Rattling In Rear Passenger Wheel!!!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hey all i'm new to the forum. Decided to take this route to try and troubleshoot things for myself as 3 different mechanics had absolutely no clue what i was even hearing, somehow....Anyhoo. I recently bought a 2010 mazda 3 hatch 2.5 and the rest and there is an unbelievably ANNOYING rattle...
  19. Door Handles RATTLING DRIVING ME NUTS!!!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a iGT hatch with the BOSE system. Even at easy listening music with slight a bit of bass, my door handles rattles like a champ. :frown2: anyone else seeing this issue? is there a fix? At this point, i'm thinking about removing it and applying sound damping material behind the door handle...
  20. Rattling noise, Not the normal pillar area!?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So every since the week i bought the car brand new from the dealership almost 7 months ago. ITouring model (Now at 6k Miles) there has been this constant rattling noise that sounds like its coming from the middle air vent area, But i cant tell exactly where it is coming from anyone experience...