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  1. REMOVE ENGINE COVER / VALVE TIMING

    2004-2009 Mazda3 How-To Guides
    Hi, I tried to remove the engine cover on my 2005 Mazda 3 1.6 to check the ignition coils, but I could not. Some how It got stock on the bottom right corner. Is there a Video or tutorial to do so? Thank you!
  2. REMOVE ENGINE COVER / VALVE TIMING

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hi, I tried to remove the engine cover on my 2005 Mazda 3 1.6 to check the ignition coils, but I could not. Some how It got stock on the bottom right corner. It there a Video or tutorial to do so? Thank you!
  3. Anyone know how to remove the door panels?

    2019+ Mazda 3 How-To Guides
    any of you guys have experience removing the door panels? how many screws are there, where to pull first to unhook those plastic stubs?
  4. How do I remove paint speckles off my Mazda 3?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    So there’s construction at my work atm and the painters where painting the building and before they painted they asked me if I was parked right front of the the building and needed to move my 2018 Mazda 3 GS back so I don’t get paint speckles on my car and so I did move my car back thinking it...
  5. Anyone remove the Carbon Filter above the Air Filter?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Has anyone removed the charcoal filter above the air filter? There are so little posts in the Mazda community, but this in the Subaru Crosstrek community is a must do. The few posts I have read, talk about it improving sound and giving nominal gains in horsepower
  6. How do I remove rear passenger door button panels

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi I just picked up an 18 Mazda 3 HB and switched out the front piano black switch covers for the Mazda CF look ones,the front two were easy but the rear I can not see a way to release or even see two of the clips ,any ideas ,thanks it looks like the snapped into another piece that does not...
  7. Front Grill - how do you remove the cover to access the tow hook?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    All - The tow hook is neatly hidden behind the front grill. How do you remove the front grill cover to get to it? I want to put a 'tow hook' license plate holder there but can't get that piece out. The owner's manual doesn't say how to do this. Thanks.
  8. Rear Visibility Tip: Remove the rear seat headrests

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    The rear glass of the 2019 Mazda 3 has a beautiful sweep to it but it does make visibility limited. By removing the three rear headrest you open up that entire area and can see quite well. The best part is that you can always put them back. To remove them just press the locking button near the...
  9. How to remove inside mirror?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I need to remove the interior rearview mirror but the wiper sensor box is blocking the screw. I have seen several threads about installing a self dim, but theyshow taking the pillar cover off to run wires. Is there a way to just drop the box?
  10. How to remove liftgate garnish from 2017 Mazda 3 HB?

    Interior / Exterior
    I'm trying to replace a liftgate tail light assembly. I've followed the repair guide (for 2014+) but I am getting stuck on removing the liftgate garnish. The specific instructions are "10. Move the remover tool in the direction shown in the figure and disengate the liftgate garnish clips...
  11. How to remove OEM Remote Start ?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello. I dont like OEM Remote Start (part c930-v7-620) any more, so I'm planing to remove it. For hardware it just simple to unplug the 8 PIN connector, but how about remote key fob ? Am I need to unprograming to totally remove the remote system ? Thank you
  12. How to remove engine shroud bolts

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    How do you remove the 3 engine shroud bolts that support the engine cover? I've loosened the plastic precise but they won't Unscrew all the way.
  13. Remove Chrome Exterior Window Trim

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    What's up guys, does anyone have a how to or give me some insight on how to remove the exterior window trim? Want to remove it to wrap it/dip it but don't want to spend the money on the lower trim parts or dip it while on the car. So I'd like some help please.
  14. HOW TO REMOVE REAR SHOCKS -2015 2.5S

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I just bought Koni FSD's, and I started to try and install the rears. OI removed the 2 top nuts and the nut and the washer that was on the bottom. Problem is our models have the bottom mounted on a stud and I tried for hours and could not get the old shock off the shaft. Has anyone actually...
  15. Remove lower grill without removing bumper?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey everyone, something hit my lower grill recently and put a nice crack in it. That being the case I’d like to remove it and wouldn’t be opposed to just going without one altogether. With that in mind, is it possible to just pull out the grill without removing the bumper? *Again this is...
  16. Anyone know what's size tools are needed to remove and replace fog lights on a 2010 G

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Anyone know what's size tools are needed to remove and replace fog lights on a 2010 GTS?
  17. Unable to remove guide pins brakes

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I remember when I did my rear brake jobs, I was unable to remove the guide pins as the rubber boots were sealing it. Did anyone manage to remove it? I feared I could break the rubber boots
  18. How to remove the chrome fog light cover?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Did anybody tried to remove the chrome fog light cover? Want to remove it for plastidip.
  19. Possible to remove or delete the clutch delay valve? 2014 SP25GT

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi All, first post: Question: Has anyone removed or disabled the Clutch Delay Valve on a current model 2014 Mazda 3 SP25GT? Or have ideas how it can be done? I'm VERY keen to give it a try. Thanks for any help in advance! Background: I have issues with my manual 2014 SP25GT. Since I drove it...
  20. 2014 REAR SHOCK: Do you need to remove the bottom stud?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    The shop manual says to remove the bottom stud to take off a rear shock. That stud only has a small 8mm head on it, and that thing won't come loose. I'm sure I could get it off if I destroy it, but I'd rather not. Will the bottom of the shock slide off the stud without removing it...
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