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  1. '08 Mazda3 brake fade,low pitch whistle on release of pedal

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    When my abs was activated in February while braking on ice the pedal dropped way down as the pedal pulsed.thereafter even on dry road the brakes would come on when the pedal was high but again the pedal would drop way down before brake pressure would resume.no pulsations for the abs wasnt...
  2. hatchback release button

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello all, I have a 2012 Mazda3 SKYACTIV hatchback. Absolutely love the car, and it's been bulletproof, no problems until now, and I am at a loss. If the car is running or turned off, either way, I can't open the hatchback. I've tried locking and unlocking with the key fob and with the...
  3. Brake refuses to release

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    On 4 or 5 occasions in the past year I have been unable to release the hand brake. After trying several times I have to turn the car off and on again. Mazda says there's nothing wrong with the brake, has anyone else had this issue
  4. Carplay and Android Auto Coming August 6 - Mazda Press Release

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
  5. Mazda 3 hatchback remote trunk release

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi! I was wondering, whether there's an option to remote open the trunk of the hatchback. I have seen a video of a MK7 VW Golf hatch pop kit upgrade. Of course it would require struts with strong springs, but also some OBD coding to enable popping the trunk via the keyfob. Not sure such thing...
  6. Updated to the May release of the SD card ..

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Navigation starts then crashes, tried to go back to the previous version using the Mazda toolbox, only get "There has been an issue connecting to the Naviextras update server. Please try again" SD diagnostics shows many signature errors. Mazda does not respond to inquiries. Has anybody...
  7. Release Of Electronic Parking Braking When Reversing Uphill

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I'm about to buy a new Mazda 3 (manual) which has the electronic parking brake which I haven't used before. I park my car facing downwards on a steep 1 in 3 gradient downhill slope on my driveway. Will the the electronic parking brake release automatically when I reverse uphill out of the drive...
  8. Plastic cover near hatch release button - what's it for?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, This has probably been covered here before, but I couldn't seem to turn it up in search. I have a 2015 Mazda 3 Skyactiv hatchback with the infotainment system, and was thinking of installing a rearview camera. The wiring part looks straightforward, but all of the examples I've seen so...
  9. No emergency trunk release ?? M3 Europe

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Just noticed there is no safety pull handle inside my trunk. Sedan. Where is the emergency pull handle located in our cars trunk please ? Tnanks
  10. Product Release- 2014+ Mazda 3 Big Brake Kit

    CorkSport Mazda Performance
    Boom! https://corksport.com/2014-mazda-3-big-brake-kit.html
  11. New Product Release!! 2014 & Up CX-5 Adjustable Rear Camber Arms

    James Barone Racing
    Details: Rear camber arms are often overlooked when it comes to lowering until the rear tires need to be replaced after only 10k miles. Unfortunately, the stock suspension does not allow for the necessary adjustments to correct this problem. Adjustable Rear Camber Arms correct the additional...
  12. New Product Release!! 2014+ Mazda 3, 6 and CX-5 Double Adjustable Front Sway Bar

    James Barone Racing
    Details: The JBR Tru-Torsion Front Sway Bar Kit is one of the most effective ways to improve handling without negatively affecting ride quality or increasing NVH. Its 25.4mm in diameter and offers two settings to choose from that provide a 33% or 53% increase in stiffness to resist body-roll...
  13. New Product Release!! SKYACTIV 2.0 and 2.5L Oil Catch Can Kits!!

    James Barone Racing
    Details: During everyday engine operation, blow-by gases, as well as oil vapor from the engines rotating assembly, pass through the PCV valve and are routed into the intake for the engine to burn off. Before ever making it into the cylinders, some of that oil mist and other contaminates adhere...
  14. New Product Release!! MS3/6 & CX7 Throttle Body Meth Injection Spacer

    James Barone Racing
    Details: Need to reduce boost air temperatures? Want to prevent unwanted knock retard? Need to safely increase timing and increase HP? Then you need to spray meth! Now you no longer do you have to drill and tap your cold side piping or manifold. The JBR Methanol Injection Throttle Body Spacer...
  15. New Product Release!! 2006-2013 MS3/6 & CX7 EGR Valve Delete Kit

    James Barone Racing
    Details: The JBR EGR valve Delete Kit removes the entire EGR valve resulting in more horsepower and keeping carbon and soot build up from occurring in your DISI engine. The EGR System recirculates dirty, hot exhaust gasses back into the intake resulting in a significant build up of carbon...
  16. New Product Release!! Mazda 3 & Mazdaspeed 3 Adjustable Rear Toe Arms

    James Barone Racing
    Details: JBR Adjustable Toe Arms will allow for correction and fine tuning of rear toe that's commonly associated with lowered vehicles that results in uneven tire wear. Increase cornering response whether your on the street or on the track with up to +/-5 degrees of adjustment. Constructed...
  17. Any way to disable trunk release on keyfob?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    There's been a few times that I'll bump into my keys and my trunk will open when I'm inside or getting into/out of my car. Is there any way to disable the trunk release on the keyfob so that this doesn't happen? I would be happy to just use the trunk release button on the trunk itself or the...
  18. New Product Release!! 2007 - 2013 Mazdaspeed 3 Under mounted FMIC Piping Kit!!

    James Barone Racing
    Details: JBR FMIC Piping Kit, 2007* - 2013** Mazdaspeed 3 for TreadStone TR8, TR8L or TR6 Intercoolers The OEM top mount intercooler is sufficient for stock horsepower but, for those wanting to make more, it simply isn't capable of providing the cooling capacity necessary. To make more power...
  19. New Product Release!! GEN 3 Mazda 3 Rally Mud Flaps In Stock!!

    James Barone Racing
    Details: JB ARMOR Mud Flaps are the highest quality flaps available at a price that's now easier than ever to afford. Made from thick, 1/8” 80a durometer urethane, the same exact material used by the more expensive companies. Tough protection from rocks, road tar and mud that will withstand any...
  20. Infotainment Version Release Notes Listing

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, My apologies if I missed this here (or elsewhere on the net), but I was wondering if there was a list/thread/site that contained the infotainment versions and what the fixes/enhancements for the versions are. I'm currently on version 25 (came with purchase in December) and thinking about...