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  1. Uneven rear wheel gap Eibach Pro Kit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello guys, i just self installed the Eibach pro kit on my Mazda 3 2017 hatch 2.0 a few days ago with the Progress RSB. It took me a while to pull the trigger on suspension mods cause i have always been terrifying of uneven wheel gap, so i guess my fears/nightmare became true. the front are...
  2. Bi-Xenon headlamp uneven and seemingly weak?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I have a Mazda 3 GT MT and the headlamps are super weak at night. Even with the highbeams they are incredibly weak and i sometimes have trouble seeing further distances at night. Also the left beam seems to be lower than the right? Anybody else experiencing this?
  3. Front rattle noise when cruising through hard uneven roads

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    I've been trying to find a TSB on this but couldn't find one, anyway, my car had this annoying rattle almost like something is loose on the front when passing through hard-uneven parts of the roads. Having only 18K miles on the car, i was worried that a link or bushing had gone bad. But what i...
  4. Eibach pro-kit uneven height?!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    hey guys ! is there anyone here running Eibach pro kit springs on their 3rd gen? I just installed my lowering springs and I notice that the rear fender gap is less than the front. The springs are suppose to drop 1'' front and 1.3'' back but the back had a much more gap to begin with. So, I...
  5. Rear Brake Noise - Uneven Pad Wear?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hey All, A few days ago I noticed a very distinct noise coming from the rear of my 2014 iSport with only 22,000 miles. It did not sound like typical brake or suspension noise, more like a beeping or pinging. I had time at work one morning to get the car up and I was able to replicate the noise...
  6. Uneven brake pad wear - possible caliper frozen...?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Car: 2012 Mazda 3 i Mileage: 75XXX My Gf's 2012 MZ3 is experiancing uneven brake pad wear. The drivers side front pad wore down to the metal after only 10k miles. This is the second time this has happened (last time was not so extreme in terms of low miles) but now we think there is a bigger...
  7. Uneven Rear Brake Pad Wear

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I decide to do a brake job on my son's 2009 3i with 50k miles. Front pads were worn pretty evenly, but rear outer pad was twice as worn as the inner pad, and this was true on both sides. Any ideas on what could be causing this. It doesn't appear to be a serious issue as the brakes stop fine...
  8. my headlights are uneven, is this normal? pic attached.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    hi. driving my brand new 2014 sports touring last night i noticed i can see where the low beam light cuts off exactly. for some reason it is an uneven pattern, it's definitely shallower in the left side with a weird slightly zigzag pattern. i drew a yellow line to show exactly what the pattern...
  9. Side view mirrors uneven?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    This is probably a dumb question, and I'm assuming the car is designed like this as I have never hit my mirror on anything... My driver side mirror (the whole housing) actually sticks out farther, and at a wider angle than my passenger side view mirror, which is visibly angled in tighter to the...
  10. Uneven hood & Off-center steering wheel

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I've had my 3 iTouring for about 2 weeks now and while I love it, I've noticed a few issues. First off, I think my hood is uneven on the sides. By this I mean the actual mold(?) or shape of the hood. The right side is flush and seems perfectly aligned whereas the left has an area that isn't. I...
  11. Uneven trunk floor

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi all I didn't really want to start a new thread but i can't find seem to find thread about the trunk. When i went to test drive a 2015 mazda 3s sedan, i noticed the trunk was uneven. The majority of the space was flat but the left and right corners towards the rear bumper have a bit of a dip...
  12. Are coilover collars supposed to be uneven???

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys. I wanted to know if coilovers collars are supposed to be uneven in the front or at all. I'm on some BC coilovers, but the collars don't seem to be even in terms of threads, one side is higher than the other, but the car seems to be even in terms of fender gap on level ground. Any...
  13. Is uneven ride height fixable on stock suspension?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I was asking about issues regarding alignment in another thread but I figured since I think I have a suspension related problem, here we go.. My car has about 1,000 miles on it.. Recently the steering has felt odd when turning left.. It tends to really lean into left turns on its own... It has...
  14. Uneven, crooked corksport exhaust tips.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    hey all, just had my corksport exhaust installed yesterday and I noticed it was crooked. Any idea how to fix it and if anyone is dealing with the same problem?
  15. Headlights Uneven

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey guys, I've done some night driving recently and I feel like my headlights looks like this... http://imgur.com/irf97MH I am a very accurate drawer! Tomorrow I will take a real picture and see if it comes out. But yea, I feel like I can see further from the passenger side headlight than...
  16. Uneven Drop with RM 1.25''

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I recently installed Road Magnet 1.25'' springs on my 2011 sedan and noticed that the rear is rather uneven with the front. My wheel gap in the front is about two fingers while the back is about 3 fingers. I took measurements before/after the install and while the front is lowered all around...
  17. 2010 M3 Power locks/windows issues, uneven tire wear, and now Engine Mount Failed.

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I purchased a 2010 Mazda 3 GT 5-door 2.5L, and in the past year and 30,000 miles have suffered the following problems: * Uneven tire wear due to suspension issues? Not sure, went through stock tires in 15,000 miles normal freeway driving. * Power windows are basically crap. Shudder when using...
  18. Uneven front bumper cover???

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Perhaps this is being overly picky, but I have never seen an uneven gap between body panels like this on a new car. Does anyone else have a gap like this that is bigger on one side than the other? I also noticed two stickers under the hood that say "Authorized Modification , Campaign # 973"...
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