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  1. Ordinary behaviour of a manual tranny or an issue?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi guys, I got a manual 2.5 M3 GT. Usually when I shift through the gears, the shifter goes into the gear slot (from neutral) with 1 smooth notch and that's it, like it should in an ideal world. However, sometimes I feel like there is a 2nd notch as the gear leaver travels from neutral into...
  2. 2015 S Touring Auto Tranny fluid change

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    My 2015 S Touring has about 70k miles. Does the transmission fluid need changed? My research says skyactiv vehicles do not need changing. Just wanted to confirm my vehicle is a skyactiv one. Besides oil changes and air filters, what other regular maintenance should I be doing?
  3. 2010 Mazda 3 Grand Touring S / Tranny Service

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 How-To Guides
    Hi all, I am new to the Mazda club, actually this is my daughters car I bought for her yesterday. As with all cars I buy, I go through them and make sure all the maintenance is up etc. I am a Honda guy for my daily driver (currently), but the Mazda 3 is pure pleasure to drive, so a 3 will...
  4. HELP! GEN 1 TRANNY SWAP WITH GEN 2

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    Heys everyone I really need some help with my 3 05 gt hatch 2.3L 4sp at 120k I'm sure the trans is going and found a couple deals on some gen 2 trans plus they will have lower miles. TOO SUM I UP WHAT TRANNYS WILL I BE ABLE TO SWAP IN MY 05 2.3L 4sp AT FROM OTHER MAZDA 3'S THATS MY QUESTION...
  5. FS: JBR CAI, CS Racepipe, Tranny Fluid, Turbodmart Dualport BOV

    Mazdaspeed 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Still have a couple things for sale from my 2010 speed3. Message me if interested. Prices are picked up, shipping is extra. Thanks for looking. CS Racepipe - $100 JBR CAI - $200 Tranny Fluid & Funnel - $40 TurboSmart Dualport BOV - $225
  6. Auto Tranny acting up

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Lately, I've been having some issues. It was always sluggish aftermaking a slow turn out of a parking lot but now it's doing it when I change lanes on the freeway or after the light turns green and I want to take off. Does this car have neutral idle? It almost feels like the car falls asleep and...
  7. It rained on my replacement tranny! Help!

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I am replacing the auto tranny on my 04 mazda3 2.3 and someone uncovered my used replacement tranny and it got rained on. It also rained on the torque converter. Is this going to be a problem?? How can I make sure there is no water in the tranny that will cause a problem once installed? Also...
  8. Skyactiv 6AT Tranny Fluid Change.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Good day, Has anyone here changed their Tranny fluid on their skyactiv AT yet? If so, was it easy? How many Liters of tranny fluid did you fill in? Did you changed any filter? Did you changed the Drain plug gasket? (Of course lol). How did you fill it in and what did you use for your...
  9. HOW TO: TRANSMISSION OIL CHANGE

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 How-To Guides
    Manual transaxle oil Grade API GL-4 Manual transaxle oil Viscosity SAE 75W-80 Manual transaxle oil Capacity (approx. quantity) 2.85 L {3.01 US qt, 2.51 Imp qt} Fill and Drain plug washers are part #A60117117 and available from the dealership. Motorcraft XT-M5-QS is SAE 75W-90 gear oil. From...
  10. 30k tranny fluid

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    I just got my tranny fluid flushed out. Only $100 at the dealer. But man! Its amazing. shifting ALL my gears feels so much better. I was planning on skipping this so I can save money but my friend told me its worth it. just sharing my experience. :clap:
  11. 75w80 GL4 manual tranny fluid

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Hey guys, does anyone know where I can find the recommended tranny fluid that the manual calls for (75w80 GL-4). I have gone to auto zone, advance auto, and searched the internet but can't find it anywhere. I would go to the dealer but I am worried that they will just give me the OEM fluid...
  12. Listen to my tranny

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My baby is in the shop :argh 1:! Started the car up the other day and it was making a loud sound while in neutral (I have the 6 speed manual). Sound got faster and increased when gas is pushed. Had to drive it over 20 miles thru the city to get it to the dealership but it ran fine and shifted...
  13. tranny fluid

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    so when i got my new axle put in the mechanic told me my tranny fluid looks like shit lol, i haven't checked myself yet but i have almost 30k miles on the car and the dealership told me it's about time to change it... any advice on what brand to use and how much it should be for a shop to change...
  14. Tranny????

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Anbody know if anyone makes parts for the 2.0 2010 auto tranny? Or maybe suggestions on future tranny swap that would better support power that wont break my bank completly. Thanks
  15. Automatic Transmission Fluid

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    sorry wrong place
  16. 2010 Mazda3 Tranny Failure

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    This is the second time I have brought in my 2010.5 2.5 Manual Tranny MZ3 to the dealer since it wont go in to any of the gears, and its stock in the neutral position between 3 & 4 and it wont shake left and right... Mazda is overhauling my whole tranny under warranty since it is on their TSB...
  17. TRZ tranny mount question

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    hey guys i was looking into getting TRZ tranny mount for my 11 mazda speed3. does any one have any pointer or suggestions? cuz i hate the stock one .thanks
  18. Tranny oil question.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    OK I know that tranny oil ( for a MT ) is like a super heavy thick engine oil right? well my question is are tranny oils synthetic or are they conventional? what is in our mazdas? and can I replace it with some royal purple? royal purple is my favorite of all oils!
  19. Auto Tranny Re-Flash

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Has anyone done a auto tranny re-flash? specifically to adjust the shift points?
  20. 2010 Mazdaspeed3 Please Help

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    HI, Im looking for aftermarket tranny mount that would fit 2nd gen speed3, can someone can help me PLEASE. THX in advance.
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