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  1. Couple of rust spots on roof

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I noticed some rust spots on my roof after washing and waxing the car this past weekend. They are small and was wondering how do I fix these? Thanks.
  2. Swirl marks on hood and roof and acid rain spots

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hello all, I took delivery of a brand new Mazda 3 S GT today. Well when I got to dealership to sign papers and stuff the car was not clean at all it looked like it was driven across the USA bugs spots and plastic wrap residue and felt like sand paper. The sales guys said we will get all clean...
  3. Cleaning Water Spots off Paint

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I have had my car since February 2014 when they first arrived in Australia. Now over the months as I wash my car every weekend without fail, I always chamois the excess water off and it dries to nothing (which is great). But I have noticed in the sun that I can see water marks that have set on...
  4. water spots - removal?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    my entire passenger side of the car is covered with hard water spots, from sprinklers ( the fiance likes to park on the street instead of the garage, but now it will be strictly garage only! ). i think i'll wax it soon, also gonna try clay bar for the very first time ( i've never used it before...
  5. Want these spots gone!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So ever since I first washed and even got a good look at the hood of my car when I first bought it I saw these dark, what I believe to be, water spots. So I was just wondering if anyone else has had these and what would be the best ways to remove them? I haven't tried anything yet, just...
  6. Rust spots on snowflake white

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Greeting y'all, I had my white iTouring Sedan for 9 days now and I finally decided to detail her. As I was about to claybar I noticed tiny rust spots all around the hood. Majority were very little specks but they were a handful of very noticeable ones. Is this common? Planning on calling the...
  7. Spots in paint

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So I have spots on my paint that I am not sure what they are. There are three of them, two on the hood almost in the center and the third on is on the roof also almost in the center right past the front windshield. It's almost like something dripped on the car in a line from the hood to the...
  8. Rust spots on Racing Beat exhaust tips

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Has anyone noticed rust spots on their Racing Beat exhaust tips? I've noticed my passenger side is worse, but even the driver side has some really light flash rust. The pass side is pretty deep. I don't get to polish the tips too often, so that's my bad, but I'm surprised how fast I'm getting...
  9. '10 Mazda 3 tiny rust spots all over!! W/ Pics!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi guys, I'm a new guy to this forum so hopefully this isn't a dumb question... I was washing the 3 today and noticed tiny rust spots all over it! We do live in the midwest but I make sure to regularly wash the car inside, and outside. No salt debris ever stays on the car for more than a few...
  10. Yellow spots on the brake discs.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So I was looking at my Mazda's brake discs and I realized that there were yellow spots on them. It only happens sometimes though. Other times, the brake discs are just the usual copper color, but at random times they have yellow spots, why is that? On a side note, I really wish I had gotten a...
  11. RUST spots all over my 2010 Mazda 3 hatchback

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    A fair warning to everybody out there- I have noticed rust spots on my 2010 Mazda 3 that is less than 6 months old. This is really disappointing, to say the least, considering this is my first new car and my first Mazda. I will take some pics when I have time, as I'm sure everybody wants to...
  12. Water Spots

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    What do you guys use to eliminate water spots in your windshield and paint. and how will you maintain it? got a black mica and it easily shows through the paint..:crybaby 1: thanks guys..