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  1. blind spot monitoring cutting out mid drive-help!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Just got a 2017 mazda3 (2.5L touring hatchback with navigation) and everything is great, except an issue with the blind spot monitoring system. It works for the first 8-10 minutes of the drive perfectly, then it just turns off. When I go into the infomation system, it says it's still turned on...
  2. Power Folding Mirror with Blind Spot Monitoring

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2018 Mazda 3 GT (USA). My sideview mirrors have blindspot monitoring. Is it possible to add power folding mirrors to this? I see kits online to add it to normal mirrors but nothing for mirrors that have blindspot monitoring built-in.
  3. Mazda 3 HID black spot

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey Guys, So I've had morimoto HIDs installed on my Mazda 3 for a while and I love them. But I figured I'd get your guys input on what this could be. Its been there since the beginning. Theres a "black spot" where the light projects. It's the two lines in the beam. I'm assuming it's from the...
  4. Blind spot monitor issue

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    The left one on my new car works fine, but the right side sometimes does not cancel after the blind spot is well clear of traffic. Eventually, the warnings go away, but so far I can't find any pattern. Any ideas?
  5. Blind Spot Montoring problem CX5

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi guys my CX5 2016 has problem in BSM system when i Simply switch on the car BSM dosnt work at all But when i Press ignation key 2 times without pressing break padel then press it and switch on car BSM works normal any one have idea or have same issue many thanks
  6. Stuck blind spot warning?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    This happened to me only once so far but wondering if anyone else has had this happen. The other day I had my blind spot trigger and stay active even after there was nothing in the other lane. The light stayed on for about a mile with no traffic on either side of the vehicle until it finally...
  7. Rust on spot welds by the hatch hinges!!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    I recently found rust on my 2015 M3 hatchback near the hinges for the hatch... Mazda Canada is fixing it but I just thought I would let you all know just in case you have never looked there. PS I was talked into the electronic rust inhibitor when I bought the car March of 2015.. I feel like...
  8. Jacking spot for the rear of the car?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Does anyone know where a good place is to jack up the rear of the car? Thanks in advance! :)
  9. Blind Spot Monitoring System Repair

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Has anyone had to have their blind spot monitoring system repaired? My BSM light started flashing at me while I was driving on a highway that was torn up...like they do when they are re-paving. I thought the vibration from the road might have just loosened something but neither I nor my...
  10. Blind Spot

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    One thing i find annoying about my 3 BM hatch is checking ur blind spot on the opposite side to the driver. It feels like there is a large area between the back window and rear side window that is not visible. My prevous cars have been sedans and never really had that issue. Does anyone else...
  11. Help : how to remove spot on windshield

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    The wipers on my mazda has created a long 'spot' just in front of my driving view and its very irritating especially at night and when its raining. Most probably its the mineral deposits from the water n washer. Iv tried vinegar as suggested from the net but to to avail. Any suggestions to...
  12. back up sensor vs blind spot monitoring question

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have 2014 GT. It has Blind spot monitoring, but it also seems to detect vehicles come from rear sides when I'm backing out. Does anybody know how this work? Are there some hidden sensors in the bumper? Sometimes it beeps, other times it doesn't. Not sure what the trigger or calibration is.
  13. BRAKE!! Blind Spot Monitoring/SCBS/Infotainment Glitch

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    For the past couple days, my infotainment system has finally started to show signs of the glitches mentioned in the 100's of other threads (v.29 here), but I found this one to be of particular concern... I started the car to head to work and first thing I noticed was the system claiming it...
  14. Anyone with the factory spot LED's in the footwell, a question.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Can anyone tell me the behavior of the stock footwell LED's? I'm not talking about the OEM add on kit, I'm referring to the ones that came on the higher models of the 3. I'm curious to know if they're on with ignition, door opening, headlights, etc. I'm planning out some LED projects and wanted...
  15. Dunlop tires = bye Hello Michelin Pilot Spot AS 3's

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    So am i the only one hating my Dunlop tires that vibrate, don't have straight line tracking? Tomorrow they are coming off and im moving over to the Michelin Pilot Sport 3 A/S. I know these tires are not so great in the snow but I plan on getting a set of snow's next winter. I hope this solves my...
  16. New monthly meet spot for San Diego June 6th

    Pacific West
    Just like when the meet used to be in Kearny Mesa at Sears - - its the same concept but the location has moved CarGathering.com San Diego Car Gathering – June 6, 2012 – Wednesday
  17. Blind Spot in my Mazda3... how to minimize..

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I need some tips on how to deal with the blind spot in my Mazda3 It is quite difficult at times to go into reverse and back out of a parking spot. Any tips??? thanks
  18. 2010 Mazda3 S Sport auto sedan or Mazda 6 I Spot auto sedan?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Coming out of the old Mazda Protege (94). Trying to decide between two cars. Dealer offer both for a same price (around $18500) + 0.0% financing. Anyone looked at both prior to purchasing? Or Any comments or suggestions? Thanks.
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