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  1. Help me identify this hanging thing

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My wife saw me drive into the driveway yesterday and said "you have something hanging down from the bottom of your car." Sure enough, there is some bracket that is holding some thing that looks like it might have only been held on by a single bolt. The joys of winter... looks like the bolt...
  2. WTF Loss of bass after infotainment system update?! HELP!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys, I have a 15 Mazda3 GS hatch, that's the mid-level trim here in Canada, so it's the one with the 6-speakers. I was having "ghost" issues with the infotainment where it would navigate and click on its own, so I went to the dealer to have a software update done. I figured why not since...
  3. Crosswinds - holy crap wtf Mazda?!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    First time Mazda owner, coming from a Hyundai Elantra. I bought a 2017 GS Sedan. I drive 75km one way to work, 60 of those are highway. The car is constantly fighting with the wind, to the point that my stomach is uneasy. I am so shocked and surprised, had I known this I would have never...
  4. wtf 2 stock 08 mazdaspeed3 rims

    Mazdaspeed 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    wtb 2 stock 08 mazdaspeed3 rims Looking for a reasonable price on 2 stock rims for an 08 mazdaspeed3. The 18 inch rims. I am in new hampshire. Thanks
  5. Today my infotainment system to me wtf?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I was driving early listening to xm radio with my iPhone 5 paired over bluetooth and when I received a call the music muted and a voice told me that I had an incoming call!!!! the car usually just plays whatever ringtone my phone is set too but it spoke to me twice today then went back to...
  6. Infotainment System = DEAD, WTF?!?!?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So other to the odd small glitches that people are experiencing here's what happened to my car today. Turn on the car, system says invalid SD card (all of a sudden). The system wont let me listen to any music, everything is greyed out. After giving up I turn off the car do some shopping for a...
  7. WTF moment with the NAV

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Audio & Electronics
    so i got elected to be the shofer for today for my visiting parents (Fuck you sister) although everything went well except, one of the few times i would have like to used my MS3's Nav unit, it got stuck.. in New York city , in times square..... Yah.. that's on over 3000 miles from my current...
  8. 2010 Mazda 3 With Rust Starting Already, WTF????

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Im Blown away, Cant believe my eyes, My 2010 Mazda 3 Hatch already has rust coming through on the Hatch right above the Tail light, small Rust bubble starting to form and has already broken through the paint, WTF??? Cheap crap, Im so upset, I bought the car 3 months ago, it has 38,000kms on it...
  9. Climate control activating on its own! WTF!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I did a search and couldn't find anything on this. Last night, I was driving home. It was very very cold outside so I had the temperature inside set to 75. At this point the "dual climate" control button was not on. Then, all of a sudden, the "dual climate" control button turned on, BY ITSELF...
  10. Upside down on my new MZ3 2.5 WTF?!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I recently bought a 2012 Mazda 3 2.5i Touring Hatch (5 months ago now) after puting it to the true tests of trying to fit my family in plus the dog plus simple things like groceries ive come to the sad conclusion I NEED MORE SPACE! Even when I dont have my little guy with me I race MTBs locally...
  11. WTF? I hate people!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So, I've been away for a while. My son was just born on December 8th!!! He's awesome! So I was at the hospital and someone fucked up my car! Waiting to see if anything was caught on camera! I took this picture at work after I realized I didn't take one at the scene.
  12. Ashtray wtf

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I just traded my 04 m6 in for a 2011 m3 and I REALLY want to try and get my ashtray back... The slot for the ashtray is apparently just a change slot now, and there is no manufacturer available part. Anyone know if I can get an old one in there or if there is a third party option that can go in...
  13. tire rotation, road noise, wtf?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    i just rotated my tires for the 3nd time, i have 17,000 miles on my car. its a 2010 mazda 3 sport (5door) last week i rotated my tires and i now have road noise, pulsing noise, i'm going on 300 miles and it sounds like its getting louder. i have an appointment on thursday to bring my car into...
  14. wtf?

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    alright. I needed the suburban today, so I have my wife take my car to work... I call her when she gets off and she tells me that there are a bunch of guys "scoping out" my car. So I reply "yeah, I suppose it has nothing to do with the hot big tittied blond behind the wheel"...she swears up and...