So, I happened to pass by a local Mazda dealer and tried the CX30 for size. Oh dear, the headroom is not much better than the 3. I'm 6 feet 2 and my head was only about half an inch below the headliner and this was on the seat at it's lowest setting with a reasonable recline. Going over big...
Thanks to ASH8 at https://mazda3revolution.com/forums/...e-now-253.html
CHANGELOGs for First Generation MZD-Mazda Connect FIRMWARE.
Does NOT apply to all New 2019 Mazda 3 (BP).
The following symptoms can be improved by the latest software (Ver. 70.00.335C).
Extract of bug fixes from a Peugeot 3008 forum:
LIST OF MALFUNCTIONS OF SOFTWARE 21.05.90.42 AND 21.05.82.12 FOR
THE AUDIO-NAVIGATION NAC
If the customer symptom corresponds to at least one of the malfunctions below : Apply this document :
Systematic or sporadic...
Just had this letter through the door. Includes "Your vehicle is now required to be installed with the very latest and improved engine calibration software. Software will also be installed to enhance the accelerator response as well as provide engine noise reduction." More Zoom Zoom and less DPF...
Changelog here https://www.drive2.com/l/505812458368139493/
If only the linked TSB's weren't in Russian.
See post 2768 and 2777 and 2787 http://mazda3revolution.com/forums/2014-2017-mazda-3-skyactiv-audio-electronics/98202-mzd-connect-all-firmware-version-only-downloads-277.html...
To all EU peeps I've successfully updated to the above firmware. No idea what the improvements are other than it now includes the Ukranian language. Anyway, it makes me feel better to have the latest and greatest.(dance)
Artificial Intelligence system could replace sales staff in car dealerships
No not an April Fool. Do people feel this would be an improvement?(wink)
Just had my first service on my 2.2 Diesel Auto. There's one item on the service list I don't understand, - "Fuel Injection system, update to injection amount correction with Mazda Diagnostic Tester". Is this some form of re - calibration after 1 year?
Just discovered https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pOj9phHfsA on my internet travels. Dennis appears to do a good job. I didn't know whether to post this in the "How To" section for other dealers and technicians to see (rofl)
He says the next stage is the detail stage. This is where it...
The short story is that discovered one of my rear wheels was overheating. The TPMS warning came on due to excessive tyre pressure on overheated wheel. Mazda recovery came out and car low-loaded to dealer. Dealer waiting for parts as new caliper(s) required. Will be fixed under warranty...
Interestingly I have just received and taken part in an email survey by Mazda on the Connected Services functionality and navigation system. Questions included:
Would you like a higher res larger screen?
How important is Apple Carplay/Android Auto to you?
Would you be prepared to pay...
Just read an article in Auto Express magazine in the UK in the consumer help section. Someone had just bought a Nissan car (can't remember exactly as read the mag in the supermarket)(nailbyt). The car was factory fresh only a couple of months ago and he discovered the Maps were from 2013! The...