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  1. 2005 mazda 3 2.3L hard shifthing and M mode not working

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hi everyone. I have an 06 mazda 3 with the following issues: 1.after about 10 to 15 minutes of driving the AT lights up. 2. I'm getting hard shifts on when going from 1st to 2nd and from 2 to 3rd ( the others barely) 3. Its revving more than normal to change gears(its just not shifting like...
  2. Advice Needed: Modding A 2013 Mazda 3 Hatch W/ Tiptronic Trans?

    2012-2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Guys: I'm a new Mazda 3 owner, and I was wondering if it's worth modding a mazda 3 with tiptronic transmission? Has anyone out there done it, what mod level (for power) did you do? Were the power mods noticable? Thanks in advance for the input!!
  3. Auto Transmission Tip-Tronic Issues

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Hello, I have a 2010 mazda 3 (2.0 liter) with just under 48,500 miles. For the past couple of months I have been having trouble with my transmission. Every time I put it in tip-tronic mode it up shifts normal but down shifting seems not to work. I know I know..if I wanted the control of a car I...
  4. Mazda3, 2011 & 2012, Tiptronic and Reliability Information

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    1. I currently drive my dad's car, which is: Mazda 3, 2011, iSports, 2.0L Engine I 100% of the time drive it using the tiptronic, is that bad ? I also switch gears kind of fast, from 1 - 4, Im usually at 4th gear by 25mpg, is that also bad ? I upshift at about less than 2000 rpm. I am just...