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  • Category: Miscellaneous  (2)
    • Replace key fob battery 

      12th September, 2017

      Over the past week, the light on the instrument cluster warning me to replace the key fob battery has been coming on.  So today I purchased a CR2025 coin…

    • List of Mazda CX-3 paint colour codes 

      11th April, 2017

      If you want to purchase some touch up paint for your Mazda CX-3, you may find it handy to know the official Mazda paint colour codes for the body. The…

  • Category: Technology  (1)
    • Mazda SKYACTIV Technology 

      4th August, 2016

      Mazda SKYACTIV Technology: Redefining everything about cars. The need to meet safety and environmental performance standards means that car makers around…

  • Category: Accessories  (2)
    • Rubber car mats fully tailored for the CX-3 

      3rd March, 2016

      Repeatedly getting into my CX-3 after walking on wet and muddy ground left the black carpet mats damp and dirty. Mazda in the UK don't have rubber car mats on…

    • Interior lighting package 

      22nd December, 2015

      Mazda part number 4100-78-827AA is the interior lighting package; a set of four LED bulbs to enhance the vehicle's interior with white modern lighting, whilst…

  • Category: Modifications  (3)
    • Thinkware F770 Dash Cam & Cellink B Battery 

      14th August, 2017

      I have recently installed a Thinkware F770 front and rear dash cam kit, together with Cellink B rechargeable battery pack. Thinkware is a Korean-based…

    • How to install an 18 inch spare wheel in a Mazda CX-3 

      28th November, 2016

      Installing an 18 inch spare wheel in a Mazda CX-3, along with the Bose subwoofer. In the U.K., Mazda provide a tyre repair kit which is comprised of a…

    • Tailgate scratch protection trim 

      18th June, 2016

      I've applied a self-adhesive trim strip to the edge of my CX-3 tailgate as scratch protection. I found the paintwork on the edge of the tailgate was getting…

  • Category: Mazda & CX-3  (9)
    • Mazda and Toyota establish joint-venture company 

      9th March, 2018

      Mazda Motor Corporation and Toyota Motor Corporation have established their new joint-venture company “Mazda Toyota Manufacturing, U.S.A., Inc.” (MTMUS)…

    • Mazda opens new engine machining factory in Thailand 

      19th January, 2018

      Mazda Motor Corporation today announced the opening of a new engine machining factory at its powertrain plant in Thailand’s Chonburi Province, Mazda…

    • Updated Mazda CX-3 line-up including GT Sport special edition 

      28th April, 2017

      An updated Mazda CX-3 line-up includes a flagship GT Sport special edition and technology updates for the compact SUV, arriving at dealer showrooms in the UK…

    • Mazda EU sales growth for 16th successive quarter 

      14th October, 2016

      Mazda has recorded its 16th consecutive quarter of sales growth in Europe, with a slight year-on-year increase between July and September to just under 61,000…

    • Mazda UK opens new Customer Relations Centre 

      1st April, 2016

      Mazda UK officially opened its new Customer Relations Centre (CRC) today. Housed within their headquarters in Kent, the 20-strong team will handle all types of…

    • A brief history of Mazda 

      30th January, 2016

      I thought that as today is Mazda's 96th birthday, it would be a good time to write an article on the history of the company. The early days. Mazda was…

    • First small SUV from Mazda 

      30th November, 2015

      The CX-3, released in the UK on 19th June 2015, is Mazda’s first venture into the small SUV market. With a combination of Mazda’s unique SKYACTIV…

    • Purchase of Mazda CX-3 

      28th November, 2015

      I decided to replace my 2005 SEAT Ibiza with the all-new 2015 Mazda CX-3 crossover SUV. I'm only licenced to drive an automatic, because I passed my driving…

    • Mazda opens new UK headquarters 

      11th November, 2015

      Mazda UK has moved into a new headquarters near Datford in Kent. The 25,000sq ft three-storey building was officially opened today by Jeff Guyton, CEO and…