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  1. No sound in '11 M3 hatch, radio is on, fuses ok...

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Is there a mute button somewhere? All the fuses are good. Pulled, switched, reset. The radio lights up, presets work, volume #s respond to dial, but no sound. Any clues?
  2. MZD Connect Upgrade

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    Hey all, I am a new Mazda owner. Just got a 2015 Mazda3 i Grand Touring and I super duper love it! 6 speed manual and everything. But, I am noticing more an more issues with the MZD connect software; lockups, sluggishness, disconnects. I suspect I have a combination of hardware issue and...
  3. Add a AUX Port to the OEM Stereo?

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    Hi, just got my 2006 Mazda 3 Hatchback! The previous owner said (that her son said...) that it is possible to add an AUX port to the OEM stereo, mounting it inside the glove box. Is that really a possibility? Or should I just think about upgrading to a newer head unit with Bluetooth, AUX and...
  4. 2013 Mazda3 Styling Enhancements and Stereo

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Just purchased a 2013 Mazda3 I Touring Hatchback. I wanted to make it look slightly more sleek. A friend suggested a lip kit and coilovers. In my search for coilovers I discovered lowering springs. This is my daily driver and I won't be racing or doing anything crazy but I believe lowering it...
  5. Stereo doesn't work?

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    I have a 2013 Mazdaspeed 3 and the owner before me installed aftermarket seats. He said that when they did the seats the amp just got unplugged and that's why the stereo doesnt work. I didnt really carw to dig into it too much at the time I got the car because its a stereo, no big deal. I tried...
  6. Noob here - Can I update the firmware on my 2014 i Touring stereo?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey everyone, I picked up a beautiful 2014 Mazda 3 i Touring last week. After reading through the firmware upgrade thread I didn't find the answer I was looking for. I have the old stereo with no display. I found the Bluetooth connection quite slow, as in a 3 to 4 second delay when changing...
  7. swapping from base model stereo to high level

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, Jus wondering what parts would be required if I were to upgrade my base level stereo to something a bit more upmarket (like, from the SP25 GT or similar?)
  8. Stereo issue after backup camera install

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I need help! I'm installing a backup camera, but I'm testing it out first before I do the complete install and the screen is stuck (see picture). I have the AVH-4200NEX and connecting to a 2013 Mazda3. To test, I ran the video cable from front to rear and connected the power/ground...
  9. New car Stereo system.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I've just upgraded my from three speakers with Infinity REF-3022cfx. And a Pioneer TSW310D4 12-Inch Champion Series Subwoofer. Both are ran by a Kenwood 5 channel amp 35x4 and 1x350. The improvement was huge But I did notice a lack of mid bass up front. My next plan is to swap the front door...
  10. Aftermarket stereo feedback / Car Navi Player

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I think I am going to bite the bullet and order this Car Navi Player: Aftermarket Navigation Auto radio For Mazda 3 2014-2017 I have been emailing with their customer service and they even put me in touch with someone that owns a '14 Mazda3 and recently ordered the same unit. The person had...
  11. Aftermarket stereo upgrade forr '14 Mazda3 iTouring

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I have a '14 Mazda3 iTouring and I'm looking to upgrade to an aftermarket stereo head unit. Does anyone have experience with doing this? If so, what products did you go with? I have been doing some research and it seems like Seicane offers some compatible products. I am thinking of...
  12. Aftermarket stereo options for 2007 Mazda3

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    I've got a 2007 Mazda3 with the 6-speaker option and a single CD player, and the CD player itself is going out, skipping more and more frequently and not ejecting CDs reliably. I'm looking for a suitable aftermarket option that will preserve the LCD time/temp display. Everything I've been able...
  13. My stereo install v2

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    No interest shown so no need for me to waste my time posting a build thread.
  14. 2015 mazda 3 sGT Bose audio stereo install.

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    Greetings 3 world thought I share my stereo build and install to shine some light on another way an after market stereo can be added to a mazda 3 sGT with Bose audio. Disclaimer: If you are afraid or hesitant about cutting wires in you're vehicle do not attempt this stereo install take all...
  15. Upgrading the stereo

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have the stock sound system on my Mazda 3 without the Bose "upgrade" and it sounds really tinny despite adjusting the EQ settings. Has anyone upgraded their system? preferably keeping the stock headunit but changing the speakers/amp?
  16. Stereo Install (Proper thread) Mazda BL SP25 09-13 (Aus edition)

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    Stereo Install Mazda 3 BL SP25 09-13 (Aus edition) Stereo Install (Proper thread) Mazda BL SP25 - Aus edition I'm not going to show how to install Power Cable + wires as girls know this basic knowledge. I'll Be showing everything else on my current setup which i think is perfectly fine & easy...
  17. Stereo Install (Proper thread) Mazda BL SP25 - Aus edition

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    Stereo Install (Proper thread) Mazda BL SP25 - Aus edition I'm not going to show how to install Power Cable + wires as girls know this basic knowledge. I'll Be showing everything else on my current setup which i think is perfectly fine & easy to revert to stock providing you buy another set of...
  18. FIX: Bose stereo doesn't work

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I am a car dealer who uses forums very often when trying to diagnose a mysterious issue on one of my vehicles. Often times I'll find a post with the same issue, but with no fix or resolution... as we all know, OP doesn't often deliver! Anyhow, a couple months ago I purchased 2010 Mazda 3 Sport...
  19. Anybody replaced whole stereo system, add sub and amp?

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Audio & Electronics
    How much did it all cost? Looking to get it done at a shop, I want to replace the head unit, all the speakers, add a sub and ofc the amp
  20. Bose Stereo Question

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Delete Me, Wrong section Bose Stereo Question So I have this super nice stereo in my car and I actually enjoy listening to it. I also like silence as well, but I havent figured out how to shut the radio off. I can mute it, but every time I turn on the car, the radio comes back on and starts...
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