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  1. 2010 - Leak on Passenger A-Pillar (Source?)

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hi! I have been dealing with an annoying leak on the passenger a-pillar for the past few months. I am hoping someone has had a similar experience and/or can help me find the source. I have a 2010 Mazda 3 Sedan. I bought it used last October and noticed the leak around December. It pools at the...
  2. REAR Dash Cam power source

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I'm looking at installing a dash cam for the rear of the car (it's NOT a 2-channel cam; this is a separate cam I already owned): Is there a source in the rear of the car from where I can tap switched power for the cam? I have 2010 3s. Thanks!
  3. Need to find the source of a coolant leak

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi, my mazda 3 2014 2.0 was in an accident a few years ago. The transmission cooler mount has a slight bent on the outside pipe were the hose attaches to it. This never created any problems for me other than a few drops a week. Recently my coolant leak has gotten way worse but it's not from...
  4. Ignition trigger source in engine bay?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Installed some leds in the lower bumper openings of my 2013 M3 Sky. I used an auto relay that is currently using the low beams as the trigger to turn the LEDs on. However, I would like to have them on all the time when the ignition is on. If I could somehow hook up two triggers (one from...
  5. Default Music Source

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I recently got a 2014 Mazda 3 and absolutely love it. I was just curious if I could set the default music source somehow when I start the car on rather than it being FM radio. Thank you
  6. Toyota/Ford/Mazda Create Automaker Group to Promote Open Source Smartphone Interfaces

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So much for our hopes... Toyota and Ford Create Automaker Group to Promote Open Source Smartphone Interfaces - Mac Rumors Ford and Toyota have formed a four-automaker consortium to speed up the deployment of open source software for connected in-car systems, according to a report by Bloomberg...
  7. Do NOT buy from TRS (The Retrofit Source)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello Ladies and Gentlemen, This is going to be some sort of rant and also my experience with this company. I bought my brand new 2015 Mazda 3 about a year ago, 2 months after owning it, I bought from TRS my HID kit (Morrimoto 50W XB55 6500k bulbs) for about $160.00. After about 3-4 months one...
  8. Source for track day brake pads for 2015?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Does anyone know of a race/track-day pad that will fit my 2015? I've searched everywhere I can find and had no luck. EBC/Hawk don't make one to fit currently. Suggestions?
  9. Need quality carbon fiber Source.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I'm looking for Interior replacements for the black trim to carbon fiber. Not wanting to order from Japan and Japan has the driver on the wrong side of the car. (: I do not like driving on the left side of the road. And will not do that again unless absolutely necessary.
  10. Lights from the Retrofit Source

    2004-2009 Mazda3Appearance & Interior
    I installed the H7 kit on my 04 Mazda 3 and couldn't be happier with the buy. The lights are super bright without being obnoxious to other drivers. The install was not really difficult, just be sure to have zip ties on hand as they are helpful for mounting the ballasts and relay kit. I got the...
  11. Part Number and Source for Mazda Reversing Camera

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi All My European Mazda 3GT comes with parking sensors front and rear but no rearview cam. I believe in North America most cars come with a rearview cam as well. From what I can glean from the service manual adding a rearview cam should just be a question of plugging it in. I can't find a...
  12. This is good for Mazda3 from an unexpected source

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    This is going to be a huge boost for Mazda3 and Mazda in general as in the June 2014 issue of Motor Trend magazine, the Mazda3 I Touring and all of its industry competitors are compared in excruciating detail against one another and a victor is chosen. The issue is not out yet. At least I...
  13. Eanon backup camera power source.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So i have everything hooked up. got the camera ran. mounted but cant find a power source. attempted to hook it to the rear trunk light. it worked. but while i was driving it would say that my trunk was open when it clearly wasnt. tried the brakelight using the standard on wires. didnt work...
  14. Constant source confirmation

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    '12 Mazda 3 HB skyactive, w/o any electrical upgrades I am wanting to 'add a circuit' instead of tapping into the wires indicated in the homelink mirror instructions. Also, I prefer to use a unused space instead of one already in use. Is there anyone who is willing to divulge what space #...
  15. Source for Fortune Auto coilovers?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I am looking at coilover options, and Fortune Auto is one of them. Anyone know where the best/cheapest source is? Thanks, Mike
  16. Is it possible to splice a USB power plug into the overhead lights power source?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys. One thing I've always wanted to do was have a USB power source for a phone I have mounted directly behind my rear view mirror. I choose this location because I sometimes like to record my driving. However due to this the maximum amount of time one of my old android phones can handle...
  17. Parts source

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    does anyone know of a way to get parts for either the axela or the euro version of the 3?:shuriken:
  18. Source for singe Yokohama AVID S34D

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    One of my tires blew out on highway and I need a replacement. Tire is Yokohama AVID S34D 205/50/17. Large bolt or other object made 1/4 inch size hole and tire is unrepairable. Tire is hard to find and on backorder. Also, I'm being quoted over $200 just for one tire. Anyone else replaced a...
  19. Found a Source for Mazda Door Visors from Canada!!!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I've been contacting around for some one or some place that would be willing to ship the 2010 Door Visors to the US out of Canada do to the extrema price difference when compared to JDM resellers for the same exact Mazda Visors. Well I finally found the someone! The normal price is 114.95 CAD...
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