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  1. Stray Blue Tape?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    When I took delivery of my car on the 22nd, I cracked the hood open to make sure they'd cleaned out all the tree schmutz from the seals and wiper trough as the car had sat in close proximity to a tree for nearly a year. While they had cleaned it properly, I noticed some blue tape that looked...
  2. double sided tape removal

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    HI, wanted to know how to remove an item which has been glued on a car using double sided tape? will heat gun and pulling it works? thanks
  3. What is the name of this wrapping cable tape?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi, I would like to know what is the specific name for the black tape use to wrap cables inside our cars (I looked on Amazon but English is not my first language)? Provided below a picture of what I'm referring to (thanks to @tarahumara for the pic) I have many naked cables that need to be...
  4. Would you guys trust 3M tape spoiler?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Painted Mazda 3 Sedan Lip Mount Rear Spoiler Fits 2014 2015 No Drill | eBay I know that 3M tape is really strong but could it handle highway speeds? The last thing I would want is for this thing to fly off.
  5. Tape next to strut mount?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I noticed this color matched tape covering the hole on the strut mount. I am guessing it's there to prevent water from coming into the engine via the hole , but what's the purpose of the hole? Was same frame used in another model where this hole is utilized ? BTW, I copied the image from...
  6. transparent tape on light bulb

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    This is my first post in any forum ever and unfortunately it is probably a dumb question. I just bought my speed3 two months ago and have been doing a few visual things to it. My most recent desire is to change the parking lights and the turn lights to red. My question is: can you simply pop out...
  7. Just received lip spoiler... but it comes with mounting hardware instead of tape..

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi guys, I just received my lip spoiler and to my surprise, it comes with mounting hardware instead of double sided tape. Everyone talks about taping down their lip spoilers here so I assume they would all be mounted the same way. Would it be a bad idea to use double sided tape on a spoiler that...
  8. Installing OEM Side Skirts... Tape instead of drilling holes?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey all, So my search came up empty, so I thought I would make a thread about it. For those that have installed the OEM side skirts to on your 3, I'm wondering if anyone has had sucess just using double sided body tape (like 3M) on the points that call for holes to be drilled through the...
  9. Reflective Tape over rear reflectors.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I know I've read something about it on this forum but couldnt find it with the search feature. So does anyone have any pictures or comments on reflective tape over the rear reflectors. Personally I was going to do black at first, but walmart didnt have any. So I bought white. Its pretty...
  10. the masking tape use for long drives

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    what's good fellas, question, does anyone know where i could find those tapes people put on there bumpers for long ass drive? just wanna prevent hella bug splats and hope help prevent some of the rock chips .. thanks!!!