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2004 Mazda MAZDA3 i 4dr Sedan Auto

2004 Mazda MAZDA3
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
26 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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How is the PCV valve replaced?
Please let me know where the PCV valve is located and provide the instructions on how to replace it.
Asked by Paul S August 28, 2014, 7:33 am 1 reply
I have a 2010 mazda3 and while listening to the stereo the speakers make a popping sound and stop wo
I have a 2010 mazda3 and while listening to the stereo the speakers make a popping sound and stop working. All of the buttons on the dash still work and the only way to restore a...
Asked by Bill S August 26, 2014, 1:16 pm 1 reply
How do I replace a PCV valve
I just purchased a 2009 Mazda3 i Touring Value that has 104,000 on it; and it did not come with any previous service records. I'm going to change the spark plugs as its recommended...
Asked by Paul S August 28, 2014, 7:08 am 1 reply
How pivotal is it to get the rear trailing arm bushing replaced?
Hello, how pivotal is it to get the rear trailing arm bushing replaced on my 2005 Mazda that has 86,000 miles on it? My dealership says they are cracked and there is a knocking sou...
Asked by Jennifer  August 20, 2014, 7:25 am 1 reply
Headlight condensation
My vehicle has the Auto leveling and the HID headlights and one of them has been constantly experiencing water condensation. I removed it and inspected the housing for any cracks o...
Asked by Scott H July 2, 2014, 1:53 pm 2 replies
Automatic Trans axle Light
Hope you can help. I have a 2008 Mazda 3. Back in April I was driving and all the sudden the AT and CE lights came on and my car shifted down to third. I pulled over and turned my ...
Asked by TENNILEL W August 21, 2014, 12:16 pm 0 reply
O2 sensor check engine light?
I had a P0134 check engine light for sensor 1 bank 1 3 months ago. I cleared the code without changing the O2 sensor, and the light hasn't come back on. It's been 3-4 months and th...
Asked by Karen T August 19, 2014, 8:43 pm 0 reply
Question about brakes
Last night, as I was driving my car, I applied the brakes and felt them "give way" a little. I was still able to stop, but afterwards the brake pedal felt looser. I have to step on...
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transmison fluid change
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Asked by Don G August 7, 2014, 11:58 am 0 reply
How do I install part #B35P28250 MAZDA OEM 2004-09 3 Rear Suspension-Trailing Arm Left
The trailing arm broke. Is there step by step instructions on removing the original olne and installing the new one?
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