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  1. how to install rear view dash cam hatchback

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Not sure if this will help anyone but I just installed a rearview dash cam that runs simultaneously with the front cam. dash cam: Viofo a129 duo if you want to hardwire it you need low profile fuse holder like this found mine in auto zone after Walmart and o Rileys didn't have the one I was...
  2. Auto Dim rear view mirror

    2019+ Mazda 3 Appearance & Interior
    Hi, I just got my new Mazda 3 Hatchback. A pleasure to drive, amazing handling and most (not all) of the interior materials used are of high quality. I got the base model as it has all I need, specially the safety options that are standard on Mazda new models. I can live without sunroof and...
  3. Reverse view camera froze and I hit something...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, I’m hoping you might have some guidance on how to approach this situation. I was backing out of a parking space when I hit a short pole. I was looked at my camera and it seemed like I had more space than I actually did, so I kept backing up. I didn’t realize it had frozen until I struck...
  4. not sure if this counts as a mod.(adapting a different rear view mirror to a Mazda 3)

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    not sure if this counts as a modification per say, but its something i did..When i purchased my 2006 mazda 3 the rear mirror was broken(would not stay were you adjusted it)..i have a Saturn SL2 that i had kept the rear mirror for some reason so i measured the Saturn mirror and found out it was 1...
  5. Rear View camera at any time/speed as tweaked app

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi guys, If wondered if it's possible to make a tweak app in mzd connect which I can use to watch the rear view camera at any time and speed. Is there any way to realise that? Best regards Paul
  6. Rear view camera problem 2013 model

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi All I have a 2013 model here in the UK. A few days ago my reverse camera suddenly stopped working, when I put it in reverse it only brings up parking sensor image. From doing research it seems a common problem but others seem to have intermittent problems and it will work again, mine...
  7. Rear View Mirror Screw?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Somebody knows where I can buy this screw? Or does it come only with whole rear view mirror set? Sadly I stripped the screw by over tightening it and now the rear view mirror is loose...any help is very well appreciated. *Credits to the original poster of the picture.
  8. Side view mirror scratches?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Just wondering if anyone else has had trouble with this. There are some fine scratches on my driver side view mirror from previous owner. It's the sGT mirrors with the side warning icons and looks like it is made of mirrored plastic? I'm sure there is no way to fix it, but thought I would warn...
  9. Anyone swapped the new CX-9's frameless rear view mirror into their Gen3?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Would link to it but the forum thinks I'm a spammer so I can't :001_tt2 1: But there are a bunch of parts out there if you search for something like Mazda frameless rear view. I found a couple of forum posts of people thinking about it but nobody's actually done it yet. It's 100% a cosmetic mod...
  10. Retrofit Autodimming rear view mirror

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    My Canadian spec 2017 Mazda 3 Sport GT doesn't come with an auto dimming rearview mirror. Is it possible to retrofit one (without homelink)? I've seen this thread: http://mazda3revolution.com/forums/2014-2017-mazda-3-skyactiv-how-guides/34185-how-install-auto-dimming-rearview-mirror.html But...
  11. Retro Fit oem auto dim rear view mirror

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Is possible to install the oem auto dim rear view mirror on a sport model? can I get the missing wire harness and make it work? Used ones are around $40 and the new Mazda kit is $150 Thanks!
  12. Side View Mirror LED?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey Guys, Very noob question but I'm not able to find any information nowhere. Are the lights on the side view mirrors LED or just normal halogen bulbs? If indeed not LED, can anyone give the details of the connector type of the bulb for possible replacement for an LED one? Thanks and...
  13. Rear View Camera On Demand

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, Some of the new generation cars already have this feature: To be able turn on the rear camera at any moment, even while driving, without shifting the gear to R. I like to collect any related information - could this be done by a pure software hack or a physical switch is needed? So far...
  14. Front view camera

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I made controller for controlling the front camera. Three operating modes, modes are selectable by switch: 1. Front camera always on. 2. Automatically, is enabled if: - selector lever in D - auto moves forward - the speed of 7 km/h. 3. Front camera is disabled. Controller has on Board two...
  15. 4 channel car around view monitor 360 or front camera 2 side camera

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all , anyone have installed this expensive and low cost devices for watch around the car in parking area or when drive on the street ? Car Four Cameras Image Switch Box for Left, Right, Front and Rear Parking Camera System Video Control 4 Cameras-in Rear View Camera from Automobiles &...
  16. 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...
  17. Side view mirrors for your Mazda 3

    Regular use of your mirrors is an essential part of safe driving. You need to be aware of what is happening around you all the time. Operating your car or truck with a damaged or missing side view mirror is dangerous. Don’t risk the high cost of tickets or impound fees, or have your vehicle fail...
  18. Hard wiring radar detector to rear view mirror (SGT)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Where does the positive and negative wires go?
  19. Side View Mirror Question

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi I need to get my side view mirror on my passenger side replaced. I can't seem to find the model number anywhere. I have a mazda 3 2013 gs-sky I was wondering if anyone knows if a 2012 mazda 3 side view mirror would fit on it? The mirror is also power and heated. If anyone knows the exact...
  20. Windshield/rear view mirror help!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So basically long story short, my rear view mirror ripped off. I thought I could glue it and it actually worked but I needed to take it off to align it better. The glass it's really uneven and I hate that it's like that. I don't know how I could even go about fixing it. Is there any other...