While not shown in the image, expect to also see updates to the rear-end and interior.
17) Reinstall process can take some time for Progress Bar to finalise from 98% to 100%. 19) Turn Ignition OFF, wait, and then ACC ON (Amber) to confirm changes.
20) Turn Ignition OFF, wait, and remove USB Flash Drive. Based on all of the research I did, I felt confident attempting to do this myself.
While the hatchback gets minor changes to the rear fog light and reflector designs, it appears the rear of the sedan will remain largely unchanged.
Inside, the addition of an electric parking brake is confirmed, along with the centre console bin covered by a sliding lid, and the new steering wheel like the one seen in the MX-5 and CX-9 stablemates.
Your Mazda warranty covers any defect in material or workmanship in both parts and panels.
What’s more, any Mazda Genuine Parts used in a Service will be covered by a full warranty for as long as you own the vehicle.
If this leak is accurate, the facelift will be quite a mild one, with the front-end freshened up to resemble that of more recent Mazda models, including the CX-9 and CX-3 SUVs.
The grille's chrome wings are now thicker and blend directly into the headlight clusters.
At the end of April 2016, 12,733 Mazda 3 hatches and sedans have found new homes locally this year.
That's slightly behind the Toyota Corolla (12,783) and marginally ahead of the Hyundai i30 (12,654).
Australia Expect the refreshed Mazda 3 to make its official debut some time during the second half of 2016, with an Australian introduction likely towards the end of this year or the beginning of 2017.