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  1. Climate control has troubles switching from cold to hot and Vice Versa..

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello! I got a 2015 Mazda 3 sports trim with 55k miles on it. Recently I've been having troubles switching the climate control from hot to cold. It also will be stuck on warm a lot of the times even when on max AC. When I try switching it from hot TO cold, I have to move the temp knob to COLD...
  2. switching modes on audio

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Just bought a new mazda 3. My steering wheel doesn't have a mode function. Any easy way to switch from one mode to the next i.e. am to fm to blue tooth etc?
  3. Mazda 3 Switching 18" Wheels to 16" Wheels???

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello, I believe I've finally made the decision to purchase my first Mazda. I like the Mazda 3 Hatchback but in order to go beyond the base model, I have to get the 18" Wheels. I do not want 18" Wheels, I want 16" Wheels. I believe the 16" Wheels will give me a more comfortable ride by adding...
  4. Switching tails, looking for harness -sedan

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So I'm looking to switch to the LED tail lights but the harness is hard to track down as none of the part searches have it in a category. Could someone peel back their sedans trunk cover and grab the part number for LED with camera? 5 mins of your time! Officially I have Harness NO. 2, Rear. I...
  5. confusing about switching to a used 2010 speed 3

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi everyone, this is my first post in this site, and I am now pretty confused about switching my car for a speed 3. The thing is, I now own a 2015 i Touring manual hatch, and I just put 5.5k onto the odo, and I also got some mods like cs shortthrough plate, heavy shiftknob, cs shifter bushings...
  6. Switching headlight bulbs?!? Mazda 3 S GT

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hey guys! I have a 2015 Mazda 3 S GT that came with "HID"s from the factory! They are nice, but not as white as others I've seen, so I was wandering if anyone has the new M3 with HIDs that's been able to switch them out for better ones or even LEDs?! Thanks for the help guys! Here's a pic of...
  7. Switching Out Instrument Cluster (2016 Mazda3)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi all, Apologies if this has been asked/answered already or if I should be posting this elsewhere on the forums. I recently bought a six speed 2016 3, replacing my 2006, and I'm absolutely in love with it. One the few things I'd like to change is the instrument cluster. Mine has the speedo...
  8. Switching bulbs in a sGT

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi there forum, I wanted to make sure that if I purchased these bulbs: D4S Osram Xenarc 66440 CBI HID Bulbs - Xenon Headlight Bulbs - The Retrofit Source I would be able to switch my current ones in my sGT W/ LED DRLs with the ones in the above link. I was reading through the manual and it...
  9. Is it worth switching out a SRI for a COI?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hey guys, all my questions may have been answered somewhere on this forum, but I have a short ram intake and was wondering if it was worth investing in a cold air setup. Is the HP increase worth it? If so I'm in need of advice. Thanks guys.
  10. Switching Fuse wires for the Front Outlet and Center Outlet? (Pics)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm trying to find a quick way to make my Center outlet turn on only when the car is on. Apparently the Wiring for the Front outlet goes through a relay and turns on only when the Car is on. Wiring Diagram from manual: As you can see, both the front and Center outlet Socket go through the...
  11. Switching from trunk lid lip to OEM spoiler

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So, I have the 2012 2.5 sedan which comes with the trunk lid lip... a very nice touch. Buuuut I prefer the sportier look of the OEM spoiler. Does anyone know if the lip and spoiler have similar mounting points? I am weary about drilling holes in my new precious and prefer avoiding it. Also...
  12. Torque steer after switching tires

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I have been experience a lot of torque steer after switching to new tires during hard acceleration. I have 2011 mz3 sport 6sp. I went from 205 to 225 x 45 tires. Do you know how to decrease it at least a bit? Any help will be appreciated. Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I747 using AutoGuide.Com Free App
  13. How much does mpg drop when switching from LRR tires to regular tires?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    As I have mentioned several times in other threads, I hate Turanza's, the OEM tires on Mazda 3 SkyActiv, and I am shopping for new tires to replace them. However, I have found myself limited in choices while searching for low rolling resistance (LRR) tires only. If the sacrifice is only 1-2mpg...
  14. Switching head unit from 2008 Mazda3 to 2006

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Heyyy ok so my mazda [2006] has a problem with the fm button on the head unit, it doesn't work anymore. I can still use the mode button on the steering wheel so it wasnt that big of a deal. One of my friends also has a mazda3 [2008] and he just put an onscreen tv kit in it and let me have his...
  15. Switching to Solid Shifter Bushings....

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Not sure if this is the correct place to post this but anyway, I just received my solid shifter bushings that I have purchased from JBR. I tried to switch them tonight but had trouble on disassembling the 2 ball joints from my shifter... I saw someone posted that he/she has used a needle nose...
  16. switching from A/T to manual

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Hey guys im just wondering if when driving using the automatic transmission and when switching to manual and down shift will cause transmission problem is long run?
  17. Switching Usernames with new account

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    This will probably be my last post. Just coming on to let everyone know that I'm switching usernames from Argon to Argon408. Tried to get the issue with my account resolved but I've waited for more than 5 weeks and got nothing so I'm just going to use the new account from now on. My Argon...