2017 Mazda 3 Owner's Manual

2017 Mazda 3 owners manual
Year:
2017
Make:
Mazda
Model:
3
Rating:
(3)

Online manual

Size:
13.38 MB

Table of Contents

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1
A Word to Mazda Owners
3
How to Use This Manual
4
Table of\rContents
5
1. Pictorial Index
7
Interior Overview
8
Interior Equipment (View A)
8
Interior Equipment (View B)
10
Interior Equipment (View C)
11
Exterior Overview
12
(4-Door)
12
(5-Door)
13
2. Essential Safety Equipment
15
Seats
16
Seat Precautions
16
Front Seat
19
Rear Seat
22
Head Restraints
26
Seat Belt Systems
28
Seat Belt Precautions
28
Seat Belt
31
Seat Belt Warning Systems
32
Front Seat Belt Pretensioner and Load Limiting Systems
32
Seat Belt Extender
34
Child-Restraint
36
Child-Restraint Precautions
36
Child-Restraint System Installation
41
Installing Child-Restraint Systems
42
SRS Air Bags
55
Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Precautions
55
Supplemental Restraint System Components
62
How the SRS Air Bags Work
64
SRS Air Bag Deployment Criteria
68
Limitations to SRS Air Bag
69
Front Passenger Occupant Classification System*
71
Constant Monitoring
76
3. Before Driving
77
Keys
78
Keys
78
Keyless Entry System
79
Advanced Keyless Entry System
86
Advanced Keyless Entry System*
86
Operational Range
87
Doors and Locks
88
Door Locks
88
Liftgate/Trunk Lid
97
Inside Trunk Release Lever (4-Door)*
102
Fuel and Emission
104
Fuel and Engine Exhaust Precautions
104
Fuel-Filler Lid and Cap
107
Steering Wheel
109
Steering Wheel
109
Mirrors
110
Mirrors
110
Windows
113
Power Windows
113
Moonroof *
116
Security System
118
Modification and Add-On Equipment
118
Immobilizer System
118
Theft-Deterrent System*
120
Driving Tips
122
Break-In Period
122
Saving Fuel and Protection of the Environment
122
Hazardous Driving
123
Floor Mat
123
Rocking the Vehicle
124
Winter Driving
125
Driving In Flooded Area
127
Overloading
127
Driving on Uneven Road
128
Towing
129
Trailer Towing
129
Recreational Towing
129
4. When Driving
131
Start/Stop Engine
134
Ignition Switch
134
Starting the Engine
135
Turning the Engine Off
140
Instrument Cluster and Display
142
Meters and Gauges
142
Active Driving Display*
151
Warning/Indicator Lights
153
Manual Transaxle Operation
159
Manual Transaxle Shift Pattern
159
Automatic Transaxle
162
Automatic Transaxle Controls
162
Shift-Lock System
163
Transaxle Ranges
164
Manual Shift Mode
165
Direct Mode*
171
Driving Tips
172
Switches and Controls
173
Lighting Control
173
Fog Lights*
178
Turn and Lane-Change Signals
179
Windshield Wipers and Washer
180
Rear Window Wiper and Washer*
183
Rear Window Defogger
184
Horn
186
Hazard Warning Flasher
186
HomeLink Wireless Control System*
187
Brake
191
Brake System
191
Hill Launch Assist (HLA)
197
ABS/TCS/DSC
198
Antilock Brake System (ABS)
198
Traction Control System (TCS)
199
Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
200
i-ELOOP
202
i-ELOOP*
202
Fuel Economy Monitor
205
Fuel Economy Monitor*
205
Drive Selection
208
Drive Selection*
208
Power Steering
210
Power Steering
210
i-ACTIVSENSE
211
i-ACTIVSENSE
211
Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS)*
214
High Beam Control System (HBC)*
215
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM)*
218
Traffic Sign Recognition System (TSR)*
224
Distance Recognition Support System (DRSS)*
231
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)*
233
Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC)*
237
Lane-keep Assist System (LAS) & Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)*
247
Smart City Brake Support (SCBS)*
258
Smart Brake Support (SBS)*
263
Forward Sensing Camera (FSC)
266
Radar Sensor (Front)
270
Radar Sensors (Rear)
273
Cruise Control
275
Cruise Control*
275
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
279
Tire Pressure Monitoring System*
279
Rear View Monitor
283
Rear View Monitor*
283
5. Interior Features
291
Climate Control System
292
Operating Tips
292
Vent Operation
293
Manual Climate Control
295
Automatic Climate Control
299
Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
302
Audio System
306
Antenna
306
Operating Tips for Audio System
307
Audio set [Type A (non-touchscreen)]
316
Audio set [Type B (touchscreen)]
324
Audio Control Switch Operation*
345
AUX/USB mode
347
Bluetooth®
364
Bluetooth®*
364
Bluetooth® Hands-Free*
373
Bluetooth® Audio*
382
Troubleshooting*
396
Interior Equipment
400
Sunvisors
400
Interior Lights
401
Accessory Sockets
403
Cup Holder
405
Bottle Holder
406
Storage Compartments
407
6. Maintenance and Care
411
Essential Information
412
Introduction
412
Scheduled Maintenance
414
Scheduled Maintenance (U.S.A., Canada, and Puerto Rico)
414
Scheduled Maintenance (Mexico)
421
Maintenance Monitor
428
Owner Maintenance
430
Owner Maintenance Precautions
430
Hood
432
Engine Compartment Overview
434
Engine Oil
435
Engine Coolant
438
Brake/Clutch Fluid
440
Washer Fluid
440
Body Lubrication
441
Wiper Blades
442
Battery
446
Key Battery Replacement
448
Tires
451
Light Bulbs
455
Fuses
470
Appearance Care
476
Exterior Care
476
Interior Care
482
7. If Trouble Arises
487
Parking in an Emergency
488
Parking in an Emergency
488
Flat Tire
489
Spare Tire and Tool Storage
489
Changing a Flat Tire
492
Battery Runs Out
502
Jump-Starting
502
Emergency Starting
505
Starting a Flooded Engine
505
Push-Starting
505
Overheating
506
Overheating
506
Emergency Towing
508
Towing Description
508
Tiedown Hooks*
509
Warning/Indicator Lights and Warning Sounds
511
If a Warning Light Turns On or Flashes
511
Message Indicated on Display*
523
Warning Sound is Activated
525
When Liftgate/Trunk Lid Cannot be Opened
530
When Liftgate/Trunk Lid Cannot be Opened
530
Active Driving Display Does Not Operate*
532
If the Active Driving Display Does Not Operate
532
8. Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects
533
Customer Assistance
534
Customer Assistance (U.S.A.)
534
Customer Assistance (Canada)
539
Customer Assistance (Puerto Rico)
542
Customer Assistance (Mexico)
543
Mazda Importer/Distributors
545
Importer/Distributor
545
Reporting Safety Defects
546
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S.A.)
546
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada)
547
Warranty
548
Warranties for Your Mazda
548
Outside the United States/Canada
549
Registering Your Vehicle in A Foreign Country (Except United States and Canada)
550
Add-On Non-Genuine Parts and Accessories
551
Cell Phones
552
Cell Phones Warning
552
Event Data Recorder
553
Event Data Recorder (U.S.A. and Canada)
553
Recording of Vehicle Data
554
Recording of Vehicle Data
554
Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS)
555
Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS)
555
Tire Information (U.S.A.)
557
Tire Labeling
557
Location of the Tire Label (Placard)
562
Tire Maintenance
565
Vehicle Loading
568
Steps for Determining the Correct Load Limit
574
Declaration of Conformity
575
Declaration of Conformity
575
9. Specifications
583
Identification Numbers
584
Vehicle Information Labels
584
Specifications
586
Specifications
586
Personalization Features
594
Personalization Features
594
10. Index
601

FAQ about the 2017 Mazda 3 Manual

What contains the 2017 3 manual?

The Mazda 3 owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Mazda to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Mazda 3. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Mazda 3 2017 owner's manual:

  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Best practice for driving your Mazda 3
  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Mazda 3 owners can do

Where to download the 2017 Mazda 3 Owners Manual?

The Mazda 3 owner manual for the 2017 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Mazda 3 year 2017 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2017 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Mazda 3 (2017) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2017 is available in English.

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