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  1. Replace interior trims

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I would like the replace the trims highlighted on my 2018 Mazda3 GT Auto with the same aluminium/metal finish as the existing metallic parts. Have had no luck finding parts online. If anyone has had any luck, please share the links where you purchased the parts and pics of the finished product...
  2. How do i replace Halogen DRL's on my mazda 3 2019 ?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hello everyone, i am a proud owner of a new Mazda 3 2019 Hatchback Soul red crystal! Unfortunately in my country we have only 1 trim and this is the base one. It does not have the signature headlights thus the Daytime running lights are Halogen while the Headlights are led. I really hate the...
  3. Michelin Primacy 4 205/55/R16 to replace Toyo 205/60/R16

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi all, My stock tires are worn out - Toyo - 205 / 60 / r16 92V I am considering Michelin Primacy 4 - 205/55 R16 94H XL S1 - because of EU label - A for wet braking, A for fuel efficiency and 68 dB road noise. Now I have some dilemmas: - will 205/55 fit instead of 205/60? - what does the XL...
  4. Hi can I use a BHP1 66 9C0A MCU to replace a bricked BHP1 66 9C0C MCU?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi. I have a 2014 mazda 3 gt 2.5 sedan that has a bricked CMU with the part number BHP1 66 9C0C. Do you guys know if a BHP1 66 9C0A can be used to replace it. Do I run the risk of damaging any of the equipment connected to it, if I tried it out. Thank you guys very much, for any help you...
  5. replace keyfob battery, doesn't work

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, I think my battery in my key fob is getting low and I keep losing signal to it so have to manually open car with aux key. Once this is done the key will work fine for awhile but if left over night, it doesn't work again until unlock with aux key. I've tried replacing the battery but it...
  6. How to: Replace broken Fog light lens

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    As the title says, my passenger side fog light has a broken lens. The lamp still works. It seems I may have to buy the entire assembly for $hundreds$ Wondering if anyone has tracked down a source for just the glass lens (cover) ? Thanks!
  7. Car Battery Corrosion- how to safely clean & replace

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    My Mazda 3 '08 battery died a few weeks ago. Being on leave with a new kid, I let it sit until I had time to deal with it. But yesterday I open the hood and find this massive corrosion (see pictures). I'm wondering if some kind of mounting bracket or bolt for the battery is shot and needs...
  8. Replace Adaptive HID with LED?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi Guys did anyone with the stock Bi-Xenon with Adaptive Front-Lighting System made a swap to LEDs? If anyone did please drop some feedback. from my search not all LED bulbs are compatible with the projectors and also LEDs have this cooling system attached to them. So does the LED affect the...
  9. How to Replace Rear Trailing Arm Bushings

    2004-2009 Mazda3 How-To Guides
    Thought I would bring this bit of knowledge from other forums where I posted this. It's not that difficult a job, but plan on it taking the entire weekend if/when it's your first time due to the learning curve. It will be worse if you live in the Rust Belt. This is a job where I advocate...
  10. Same rim size replace tire 205/60/16R to 215/55/16R

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hello, I have 205/60/16R size all season tires installed in my car. I want to change those to winter tires. However, I have 04 winter tires from my previous car which is 215/55/16R. My car - 2015 Mazda 3 Can I use the same rim for both tire sets? Thank you.
  11. replace passenger side speakers... or not?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Well, its just one of those things thats either a quick fix.. or its going to cost me some bucks: Its to my understanding the previous owner had a "problem" with the speakers on the passenger side front and rear.. and I confirmed that with checking the fade front back left right. They are under...
  12. Mechanic says replace right rear bearing using new parts for $550+tax

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys, just wondering if I need to purchase a brand new bearing or if using used autoparts would be ok in this case? Thanks for all your input! 2010 Mazda 3 2.5L 136K miles 4Dr-Hatchback.
  13. How to replace wing mirrow cowl?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi Could any one help with how to re attach the wing mirrow cowl? I found today that the cowl has one lug which is not attached but I am worried to use too much force to try and pop it back into place. The car is under warranty as is only 2 years old and I cannot see that the mirrow has taken...
  14. How to Replace Your In Cabin Air Filter

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hey Fam, I just posted a quick video showing you how to replace your old in cabin air filter. Mine was super dirty and even had a dead bee in it! (RIP) Hope it helps you guys! -G
  15. Where to Replace Brakes

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello, I have a 2014 Mazda 3 GT and I'm at 65k miles and my brakes have been squeaking and grinding over the past week so it's time to get them replaced. I've had all of my oil changes and tire rotations done at the Mazda dealership where I got my car. I am planning on going there to get my...
  16. How to replace serpentine belt tensioner?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Does anyone know of a HOW-TO (preferably a video) instruction to change the Serpentine belt tensioner for the 2010 Mazda 2.5L? thanks
  17. Mazda3 SP25GT Front Seat - Replace

    Interior / Exterior
    Hi All - I have a 2017 Mazda 3 SP25 GT in Australia with Leather seats and absolutely hate them. I was wondering if they can be replaced with Sparco or Recaro style seats? Anything I need to be aware of? I want them out ASAP.
  18. Replace key fob

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Anyone had to replace a key fob for a 2016 Mz3? Did a search and came up with 500 "hits" but apparently none of them directly this (probably "replace" or "key" or "fob"). Got in the wife's car to take her to the doctor. Car wouldn't start. Jumped in the truck and took it. Searched for key...
  19. 2012 Skyactiv...the dealer recommended replace motor

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I picked this car up from a business after the dealer recommended the motor be replaced. It has 132xxx miles on it. the car is in great shape besides the massive build up inside the head. I am struggling to find a repair manual for this car. Can anyone help? I just want to get the head off and...
  20. 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?
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