Mazda Front Camera Calibration (VIDEO)
Joe Keene discusses how to calibrate the front camera on a Mazda 6 after the windshield was replaced.
VIDEO: Window Lift And Regulator Install: 2008 Mazda 6
Jon Nelson runs through a full window lift and regulator install for a 2008 Mazda 6. This video is sponsored by CARDONE.
Major Multi-Carline Software Release Available From Autologic
New software releases are available for DrivePro ES and DrivePro Users.
Mazda Tech Tip: Whining Noise From Automatic Transaxle
Some customers may complain of a whining noise from the automatic transaxle when driving at 10 mph and above. The noise depends on the vehicle’s speed (the more speed, the more noise). The noise also occurs with all types of driving (acceleration, deceleration and steady speed).
2004-2013 Mazda3 Brake Job
The 2004-2013 Mazda3 is based on the Ford global C1 platform, shared with the European Ford Focus and Volvo S40. Nothing is really groundbreaking about the mechanical brake system, but not paying attention to the details can end in a post-brake-job comeback.
Mazda Tech Tip: Vibration Felt Through The Floor/Seat/Steering Wheel
Some customers may complain about a vibration that is felt through the floor, seat and/or steering wheel while driving under moderate acceleration, at speeds of approximately 25-30 mph (40-50 km/h). The vibration is more noticeable when driving on smooth, flat roads.
BRAKE JOB: 2004-2009 Mazda3 Pads, Rotors And Parking Brake
The 2004-2009 Mazda3 is based on the Ford global C1 platform, shared with the European Ford Focus and Volvo S40. Nothing is really groundbreaking about the brake system, but not paying attention to the details can end in a post-brake-job comeback.
Mazda Truck TPMS: Service Precautions
Some aftermarket valve stem caps are made of metal or have thread inserts that are made of metal. When metal and aluminum are together in such a condition, galvanic corrosion occurs between the aluminum valve stem of the TPMS sensor unit and the metal threads of the valve stem cap. This corrosion can cause them to fuse together.
TPMS Updates: From Reflashes to Refills
Tire pressure monitoring system technology isn’t “new” in the sense that some form of TPMS has been around since the mid 2000s, but these systems are still evolving as manufacturers update their functionality and work out kinks discovered over time. Here are some of the most recent technical service bulletins issued by OEs concerning TPMS