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Mazda 3 (2022 year). Manual in english - page 5

 

 

Before Driving
Security System
NOTE
Arming
The keys carry a unique electronic
The system is armed when the ignition
code. For this reason, and to assure
is switched from ON to off.
your safety, obtaining a replacement
The security indicator light in the
key requires security validation, this
instrument cluster flashes every 2
will add some delays in supplying a
seconds until the system is disarmed.
replacement key. They are only
available through an Authorized
Mazda Dealer.
Always keep a spare key in case one
is lost. If a key is lost, consult an
Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as
possible.
Disarming
If you lose a key, an Authorized
The system is disarmed when the
Mazda Dealer will reset the
ignition is switched ON with the
electronic codes of your remaining
correct programmed key. The security
keys and immobilizer system. Bring
indicator light illuminates for about 3
all the remaining keys to an
seconds and then turns off.
Authorized Mazda Dealer to reset.
If the engine does not start with the
Starting the vehicle with a key that
correct key, and the security indicator
has not been reset is not possible.
light remains illuminated or flashing,
Operation
try the following:
Make sure the key is within the
NOTE
operational range for signal
transmission. Switch the ignition off,
The engine may not start and security
and then restart the engine. If the
indicator light may illuminate or flash
engine does not start after 3 or more
if the key is placed in an area where
tries, contact an Authorized Mazda
it is difficult for the system to detect
Dealer.
the signal, such as on the dashboard
or in the glove compartment. Move
the key to a location within the signal
range, switch the ignition off, and
then restart the engine.
Signals from a TV or radio station, or
from a transceiver or mobile
telephone could interfere with your
immobilizer system. If you are using
the proper key and the engine fails to
start, check the security indicator
light.
3-43
Before Driving
Security System
NOTE
Theft-Deterrent System*
If the battery goes dead while the
Theft-Deterrent System
theft-deterrent system is armed, the
horn will activate and the hazard
If the theft-deterrent system detects an
warning lights will flash when the
inappropriate entry into the vehicle,
battery is charged or replaced.
which could result in the vehicle or its
contents being stolen, the alarm alerts
How to Arm the System
the surrounding area of an abnormality
1.
Close the windows and the
by sounding the horn and flashing the
hazard warning lights.
moonroof* securely.
2.
Switch the ignition OFF.
The system will not function unless it's
3.
Make sure the hood, the doors,
properly armed. So when you leave the
and the liftgate/trunk lid are
vehicle, follow the arming procedure
closed.
correctly.
4.
Press the lock button on the
transmitter.
Operation
The hazard warning lights will flash
once.
System triggering conditions
The following method will also arm
The horn sounds intermittently and the
the theft-deterrent system:
hazard warning lights flash for about
Press the door-lock switch “
30 seconds when the system is
while any door is open and then
triggered by any one of the following:
close all of the doors.
Unlocking a door with the auxiliary
(With the advanced keyless
key, door lock switch, or an inside
function)
door-lock knob.
Touch the sensing area of the door
Forcing open a door, the hood or the
lock touch sensor.
liftgate/trunk lid.
Opening the hood by operating the
The security indicator light in the
hood release handle.
instrument cluster flashes twice per
Switching the ignition ON without
second for 20 seconds.
using the push button start.
If the system is triggered again, the
lights and horn will activate until the
driver's door or the liftgate/trunk lid is
unlocked with the transmitter.
5.
After 20 seconds, the system is fully
(With the advanced keyless function)
armed.
The lights and horn can also be
NOTE
deactivated by touching the sensing
area of the door release touch sensor.
The theft-deterrent system can also
be armed by activating the auto
relock function with all the doors,
the liftgate/trunk lid and the hood
closed.
Refer to Transmitter on page 3-5.
3-44
*Some models.
Before Driving
Security System
The system will disarm if one of the
Pressing the unlock button or the
following operations takes place
trunk button (4-door) on the
within 20 seconds after pressing the
transmitter.
lock button:
Starting the engine with the push
button start.
Unlocking any door.
(With the advanced keyless
Opening any door.
function)
Opening the hood.
Switching the ignition ON.
Touching the sensing area of the
door release touch sensor.
To rearm the system, do the arming
Pressing the electric liftgate/trunk
procedure again.
lid opener while the key is being
When the doors are locked by
carried.
pressing the lock button on the
transmitter while the theft-deterrent
The hazard warning lights will flash
system is armed, the hazard warning
twice.
lights will flash once to indicate that
the system is armed.
To Turn Off an Armed System
An armed system can be turned off
using any one of the following
methods:
Pressing the unlock button on the
transmitter.
Starting the engine with the push
button start.
(With the advanced keyless
function)
Touching the sensing area of the
door release touch sensor.
The hazard warning lights will flash
twice.
NOTE
When the doors are unlocked by
pressing the unlock button on the
transmitter while the theft-deterrent
system is turned off, the hazard
warning lights will flash twice to
indicate that the system is turned off.
To Stop the Alarm
A triggered alarm can be turned off
using any one of the following
methods:
3-45
Before Driving
Driving Tips
Break-In Period
Saving Fuel and
Protection of the
Break-In Period
Environment
No special break-in is necessary, but a
few precautions in the first 1,000 km
Saving Fuel and Protection of the
(600 miles) may add to the
Environment
performance, economy, and life of the
vehicle.
How you operate your Mazda
determines how far it will travel on a
Do not race the engine.
tank of fuel. Use these suggestions to
Do not maintain one constant
help save fuel and reduce CO2.
speed, either slow or fast, for a long
period of time.
Avoid long warm-ups. Once the
Do not drive constantly at
engine runs smoothly, begin driving.
full-throttle or high engine rpm for
Avoid fast starts.
extended periods of time.
Drive at lower speeds.
Avoid unnecessary hard stops.
Anticipate when to apply the brakes
Avoid full-throttle starts.
(avoid sudden braking).
Follow the maintenance schedule
and have an Authorized Mazda
Dealer perform inspections and
servicing.
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
(U.S.A. and Puerto Rico) on page
6-4.
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
(Canada) on page 6-6.
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
(Mexico) on page 6-8.
Use the air conditioner only when
necessary.
Slow down on rough roads.
Keep the tires properly inflated.
Do not carry unnecessary weight.
Do not rest your foot on the brake
pedal while driving.
Keep the wheels in correct
alignment.
Keep windows closed at high
speeds.
Slow down when driving in
crosswinds and headwinds.
3-46
Before Driving
Driving Tips
WARNING
Hazardous Driving
Never stop the engine when going
Hazardous Driving
down a hill:
Stopping the engine when going down
WARNING
a hill is dangerous. This causes the loss
of power steering and power brake
Be extremely careful if it is necessary
control, and may cause damage to the
to downshift on slippery surfaces:
drivetrain. Any loss of steering or
Downshifting into lower gear while
braking control could cause an
driving on slippery surfaces is
accident.
dangerous. The sudden change in tire
speed could cause the tires to skid.
This could lead to loss of vehicle
control and an accident.
When driving on ice or in water, snow,
mud, sand, or similar hazards:
Be cautious and allow extra distance
for braking.
Avoid sudden braking and sudden
maneuvering.
Do not pump the brakes. Continue
to press down on the brake pedal.
Refer to Antilock Brake System (ABS)
on page 4-88.
If you get stuck, select a lower gear
and accelerate slowly. Do not spin
the front wheels.
For more traction in starting on
slippery surfaces such as ice or
packed snow, use sand, rock salt,
chains, carpeting, or other nonslip
material under the front wheels.
NOTE
Use snow chains only on the front
wheels.
3-47
Before Driving
Driving Tips
Floor Mat
Rocking the Vehicle
Floor Mat
Rocking the Vehicle
We recommend the use of Genuine
Mazda floor mats.
WARNING
WARNING
Do not spin the wheels at more than
56 km/h (35 mph), and do not allow
Make sure the floor mats are hooked
anyone to stand behind a wheel when
on the retention pins to prevent them
pushing the vehicle:
from bunching up under the foot
When the vehicle is stuck, spinning the
pedals:
wheels at high speed is dangerous. The
Using a floor mat that is not secured is
spinning tire could overheat and
dangerous as it will interfere with the
explode. This could cause serious
accelerator and brake pedal operation,
injuries.
which could result in an accident.
CAUTION
Do not install two floor mats, one on
top of the other, on the driver's side:
Too much rocking may cause engine
Installing two floor mats, one on top of
overheating, transmission failure, and
the other, on the driver's side is
tire damage.
dangerous as the retention pins can
If you must rock the vehicle to free it
only keep one floor mat from sliding
from snow, sand or mud, depress the
forward.
accelerator slightly and slowly move
Loose floor mat(s) will interfere with
the shift lever/selector lever from 1 (D)
the foot pedals and could result in an
to R position.
accident.
If using an all-weather mat for winter
use always remove the original floor
mat.
When setting a floor mat, position the
floor mat so that its grommets are
inserted over the pointed end of the
retention posts.
3-48
Before Driving
Driving Tips
Drive slowly. Braking performance
Winter Driving
can be adversely affected if snow or
ice adheres to the brake
Winter Driving
components. If this situation occurs,
Carry emergency gear, including tire
drive the vehicle slowly, releasing the
chains, window scraper, flares, a small
accelerator pedal and lightly applying
shovel, jumper cables, and a small bag
the brakes several times until the
of sand or salt.
brake performance returns to
Ask an Authorized Mazda Dealer to
normal.
check the following:
Snow Tires
Have the proper ratio of antifreeze in
the radiator.
Use snow tires on all 4 wheels
Refer to Engine Coolant on page
Do not go faster than 120 km/h (75
6-19.
mph) while driving with snow tires.
Inspect the battery and its cables.
Inflate snow tires 30 kPa (0.3 kgf/cm2,
Cold reduces battery capacity.
4.3 psi) more than recommended on
Use an engine oil appropriate for the
the tire pressure label (driver's door
lowest ambient temperatures that
frame), but never more than the
the vehicle will be driven in (page
maximum cold-tire pressure shown on
6-16).
the tires.
Inspect the ignition system for
damage and loose connections.
Use washer fluid made with
Mexico
antifreezebut do not use engine
The vehicle is originally equipped with
coolant antifreeze for washer fluid
summer tires designed for optimum
(page 6-21).
traction on wet and dry roads. If your
vehicle is to be used on snow and ice
NOTE
covered roads, Mazda recommends
Remove snow before driving. Snow
that you replace the tires originally
left on the windshield is dangerous
equipped on your vehicle with snow
as it could obstruct vision.
tires during the winter months.
Do not apply excessive force to a
Except Mexico
window scraper when removing ice
or frozen snow on the mirror glass
The vehicle is originally equipped with
and windshield.
all season radials designed to be used
Never use warm or hot water for
all year around. In some extreme
removing snow or ice from windows
climates you may find it necessary to
and mirrors as it could result in the
replace them with snow tires during
glass cracking.
the winter months to further improve
traction on snow and ice covered
roads.
3-49
Before Driving
Driving Tips
NOTE
WARNING
The tire pressure monitoring system
Use only the same size and type tires
may not function correctly when
(snow, radial, or non-radial) on all 4
using tire chains.
wheels:
Install the chains on the front tires only.
Using tires different in size or type is
Do not use chains on the rear tires.
dangerous. Your vehicle's handling
Please consult an Authorized Mazda
could be greatly affected and result in
Dealer.
an accident.
Installing the chains
CAUTION
1.
If your vehicle is equipped with
wheel covers remove them,
Check local regulations before using
otherwise the chain bands will
studded tires.
scratch them.
2.
Secure the chains on the front tires
NOTE
as tightly as possible.
The tire pressure monitoring system
Always follow the chain
may not function correctly when using
manufacturer's instructions.
tires with steel wire reinforcement in
3.
Retighten the chains after driving
the sidewalls (page 4-230).
1/21 km (1/41/2 mile).
Tire Chains
Check local regulations before using
tire chains.
CAUTION
¾ Chains may affect handling.
¾ Do not go faster than 50 km/h (30
mph) or the chain manufacturer's
recommended limit, whichever is
lower.
¾ Drive carefully and avoid bumps,
holes, and sharp turns.
¾ Avoid locked-wheel braking.
¾ Do not use chains on a temporary
spare tire; it may result in damage to
the vehicle and to the tire.
¾ Do not use chains on roads that are
free of snow or ice. The tires and
chains could be damaged.
¾ Chains may scratch or chip
aluminum wheels.
3-50
Before Driving
Driving Tips
Driving In Flooded Area
Overloading
Driving In Flooded Area
Overloading
WARNING
WARNING
Dry off brakes that have become wet
Be careful not to overload your
by driving slowly, releasing the
vehicle:
accelerator pedal and lightly applying
The gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
the brakes several times until the
and the gross vehicle weight rating
brake performance returns to normal:
(GVWR) of the vehicle are on the
Driving with wet brakes is dangerous.
Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Label
Increased stopping distance or the
on the driver's door frame. Exceeding
vehicle pulling to one side when
these ratings can cause an accident or
braking could result in a serious
vehicle damage. You can estimate the
accident. Light braking will indicate
weight of the load by weighing the
whether the brakes have been
items (or people) before putting them
affected.
in the vehicle.
CAUTION
Do not drive the vehicle on flooded
roads as it could cause short circuiting
of electrical/electronic parts, or engine
damage or stalling from water
absorption. If the vehicle has been
immersed in water, consult an
Authorized Mazda Dealer.
3-51
Before Driving
Driving Tips
Driving on Uneven Road
Turbocharger Information
(SKYACTIV-G 2.5T)
Driving on Uneven Road
Your vehicle's suspension and
Turbocharger Information
underbody can be damaged if driven
(SKYACTIV-G 2.5T)
on rough/uneven roads or over speed
bumps at excessive speeds. Use care
CAUTION
and reduce speed when traveling on
rough/uneven roads or over speed
¾ After driving at freeway speeds or up
bumps.
a long hill, idle the engine at least 30
seconds before stopping it.
Use care not to damage the vehicle's
Otherwise, the turbocharger could
underbody, bumpers or muffler(s)
be damaged. However, when i-stop
when driving under the following
operates, idling is unnecessary.
conditions:
¾ Racing or over-revving the engine,
Ascending or descending a slope
particularly after it's just been
with a sharp transition angle
started, can damage the
Ascending or descending a driveway
turbocharger.
or trailer ramp with a sharp transition
¾ To protect the engine from damage,
angle
the engine is designed so that it
cannot be raced just after starting it
in extremely cold weather.
The turbocharger greatly enhances
engine power. Its advanced design
provides improved operation and
requires minimum maintenance.
To get the most from it, observe the
following.
1. Change engine oil and filter
according to Scheduled
Maintenance.
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
(U.S.A. and Puerto Rico) on page
This vehicle is equipped with low
6-4.
profile tires allowing class-leading
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
performance and handling. As a result,
(Canada) on page 6-6.
the sidewall of the tires are very thin
Refer to Scheduled Maintenance
and the tires and wheels can be
(Mexico) on page 6-8.
damaged if driven through potholes or
2. Use only recommended engine oil
on rough/uneven roads at excessive
(page 6-16). Extra additives are
speeds. Use care and reduce speed
NOT recommended.
when traveling on rough/uneven roads
or through potholes.
3-52
Before Driving
Towing
Trailer Towing
Recreational Towing
Trailer Towing
Recreational Towing
Your Mazda is not designed for towing.
An example of "recreational towing" is
Never tow a trailer with your Mazda.
towing your vehicle behind a
motorhome.
The transmission is not designed for
towing this vehicle on all 4 wheels.
When doing recreational towing refer
to "Towing Description" (page 7-23)
and "Tiedown Hooks" (page 7-24)
and carefully follow the instructions.
3-53
MEMO
3-54
When Driving
4
Information concerning safer driving and stopping.
Start/Stop Engine
4-4
Turn and Lane-Change
Ignition Switch
4-4
Signals
4-62
Starting the Engine
4-5
Windshield Wipers and
Turning the Engine Off
4-10
Washer
4-63
i-stop*
4-11
Rear Window Wiper and
Washer*
4-67
Rear Window Defogger
4-68
Instrument Cluster and
Horn
4-69
Display
4-18
Hazard Warning Flasher
4-70
Instrument Cluster and
HomeLink Wireless Control
Display
4-18
System*
4-70
Instrument Cluster
4-18
Active Driving Display*
4-36
Brake
4-75
Brake System
4-75
Manual Transmission
AUTOHOLD
4-82
Operation
4-39
Hill Launch Assist (HLA)
4-87
Manual Transmission Shift
Pattern
4-39
ABS/TCS/DSC
4-88
Antilock Brake System
Automatic Transmission
4-41
(ABS)
4-88
Automatic Transmission
Traction Control System
Controls
4-41
(TCS)
4-89
Shift-Lock System
4-42
Dynamic Stability Control
Transmission Ranges
4-43
(DSC)
4-90
Manual Shift Mode
4-44
Direct Mode*
4-50
Driving Tips
4-51
Drive Selection
4-92
Drive Selection*
4-92
M Hybrid
4-52
M Hybrid*
4-52
i-ACTIV AWD
4-94
i-ACTIV AWD Operation*
4-94
Switches and Controls
4-56
Lighting Control
4-56
Power Steering
4-95
Power Steering
4-95
*Some models.
4-1
i-ACTIVSENSE
4-96
Smart Brake Support (SBS)*
i-ACTIVSENSE*
4-96
........................................ 4-169
Adaptive Front Lighting System
360° View Monitor*
4-178
(AFS)*
4-101
Forward Sensing Camera
High Beam Control System
(FSC)*
4-212
(HBC)*
4-101
Front Radar Sensor*
4-216
Lane Departure Warning System
Front Side Radar Sensor*
4-219
(LDWS)*
4-103
Rear Side Radar Sensor*
4-220
Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM)*
Rear/Rear Corner Ultrasonic
........................................ 4-107
Sensor*
4-222
Traffic Sign Recognition System
Front Camera/Side Cameras/
(TSR)*
4-112
Rear Camera*
4-222
Distance & Speed Alert (DSA)*
Driver Monitoring Camera*
........................................ 4-119
........................................ 4-223
Driver Attention Alert (DAA)*
........................................ 4-120
Cruise Control
4-225
Driver Monitoring (DM)*
4-122
Cruise Control*
4-225
Front Cross Traffic Alert
(FCTA)*
4-124
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)*
(TPMS)
4-229
........................................ 4-127
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Mazda Radar Cruise Control
(TPMS)
4-229
(MRCC) (Manual
Transmission)*
4-131
Rear View Monitor
4-233
Mazda Radar Cruise Control with
Stop & Go function (MRCC with
Rear View Monitor*
4-233
Stop & Go function) (Automatic
Transmission)*
4-140
Parking Sensor System
4-248
Traffic Jam Assist (TJA)*
4-151
Parking Sensor System*
4-248
Lane-keep Assist System (LAS)*
........................................ 4-165
4-2
*Some models.
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
Off
Ignition Switch
The power supply to electrical devices
Push Button Start Positions
turns off and the indicator light
(amber) also turns off.
The system operates only when the key
is within operational range.
WARNING
Each time the push button start is
pressed, the ignition switches in the
order of off, ACC, and ON. Pressing
Before leaving the driver's seat,
the push button start again from ON
always switch the ignition off, set the
switches the ignition off.
parking brake, and make sure the
selector lever is in P (automatic
transmission) position or in 1st gear
or R (manual transmission):
Leaving the driver's seat without
switching the ignition off, setting the
parking brake, and shifting the selector
lever to P (automatic transmission)
position or to 1st gear or R (manual
transmission) is dangerous.
Unexpected vehicle movement could
occur which could result in an
1. Indicator light
accident.
2. Push button start
In addition, if your intention is to leave
the vehicle for even a short period, it is
NOTE
important to switch the ignition off, as
The engine starts by pressing the
leaving it in another position will
push button start while depressing
disable some of the vehicle's security
the clutch pedal (manual
systems and run the battery down.
transmission) or the brake pedal
ACC (Accessory)
(automatic transmission). To switch
the ignition position, press the push
Some electrical accessories will
button start without depressing the
operate and the indicator light (amber)
pedal.
illuminates.
Do not leave the ignition switched
NOTE
ON while the engine is not running.
The keyless entry system does not
Doing so could result in the battery
function while the push button start
going dead. If the ignition is left in
has been pressed to ACC, and the
ACC (For automatic transmission,
doors will not lock/unlock even if they
the selector lever is in the P position,
have been locked manually.
and the ignition is in ACC), the
ignition switches off automatically
after about 25 minutes.
4-4
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
ON
Starting the Engine
This is the normal running position
after the engine is started. The
Starting the Engine
indicator light (amber) turns off. (The
indicator light (amber) illuminates
WARNING
when the ignition is switched ON and
the engine is not running.)
Radio waves from the key may affect
Some indicator lights/warning lights
medical devices such as pacemakers:
should be inspected before the engine
Before using the key near people who
is started.
use medical devices, ask the medical
Refer to Warning/Indicator Lights on
device manufacturer or your physician
page 4-29.
if radio waves from the key will affect
Refer to Indication/Indicator Lights on
the device.
page 4-31.
NOTE
NOTE
When the push button start is pressed
The key must be carried because the
to ON, the sound of the fuel pump
key carries an immobilizer chip that
motor operating near the fuel tank can
must communicate with the engine
be heard. This does not indicate an
controls at short range.
abnormality.
The engine can be started when the
push button start is pressed from off,
ACC, or ON.
The push button start system
functions (function which can start
the engine by only carrying the key)
can be deactivated to prevent any
possible adverse effect on a user
wearing a pacemaker or other
medical device. If the system is
deactivated, you will be unable to
start the engine by carrying the key.
Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer
for details. If the push button start
system functions have been
deactivated, you can start the engine
by following the procedure indicated
when the key battery goes dead.
Refer to Engine Start Function When
Key Battery is Dead on page 4-8.
After starting a cold engine, the
engine speed increases and a
whining sound from the engine
compartment can be heard.
4-5
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
This is for improved exhaust gas
6.
Make sure that the KEY indicator
purification and does not indicate
light (green) in the instrument
any parts defect.
cluster and push button start
Engine-starting is controlled by the
indicator light (green) turns on.
spark ignition system.
This system meets all Canadian
Interference-Causing Equipment
Standard requirements regulating the
impulse electrical field strength of
radio noise.
1.
Make sure you are carrying the key.
2.
Occupants should fasten their seat
belts.
3.
Make sure the parking brake is on.
4.
Continue to depress the brake
1. Indicator light
pedal firmly until the engine has
2. Push button start
completely started.
NOTE
5.
(Manual transmission)
Continue to depress the clutch
If the push button start indicator
pedal firmly until the engine has
light (green) flashes, make sure
completely started.
that the key is being carried.
(Automatic transmission)
If the push button start indicator
Put the vehicle in park (P). If you
light (green) flashes with the key
must restart the engine while the
being carried, touch the key to
vehicle is moving, shift into neutral
the push button start and start
(N).
the engine.
Refer to Engine Start Function
NOTE
When Key Battery is Dead on
(Manual transmission)
page 4-8.
The starter will not operate if the
clutch pedal is not depressed
CAUTION
sufficiently.
(Automatic transmission)
If the KEY warning indication (red)
The starter will not operate if the
is displayed, or the push button
selector lever is not in P or N
start indicator light (amber) flashes,
position and the brake pedal is
this could indicate a problem with
not depressed sufficiently.
the engine starting system. This may
prevent the engine from starting or
from switching the ignition to ACC
or ON.
Refer to KEY Warning Indication/
Warning Light (Red) on page
7-34.
4-6
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
Have your vehicle inspected at an
When the engine is force-started,
Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon
the KEY warning indication (red)
as possible.
remains displayed and the push
button start indicator light
NOTE
(amber) remains flashing.
(Automatic transmission)
Under the following conditions,
When the selector lever is in the
the KEY warning indication (red)
neutral (N) position, the push
is displayed after the push button
button start indicator light (green)
start is pressed. This informs the
does not turn on.
driver that the push button start
7.
Press the push button start after the
will not switch to ACC, even if it
push button start indicator light
is pressed from off (page 7-34).
(green) turns on.
The key battery is dead.
NOTE
The key is out of operational
range.
After starting the engine, the push
The key is placed in areas where
button start indicator light
it is difficult for the system to
(amber) turns off and the ignition
detect the signal (page 3-7).
switches to the ON position.
A key from another
After pressing the push button
manufacturer similar to the key
start and before the engine starts,
is in the operational range.
the operation sound of the fuel
(Forced engine starting method)
pump motor from near the fuel
If the KEY warning indication
tank can be heard, however, this
(red) is displayed, or the push
does not indicate a malfunction.
button start indicator light
8.
After starting the engine, let it idle
(amber) flashes, this could
for about 10 seconds.
indicate that the engine may not
NOTE
start using the usual starting
method (page 7-34). Have your
Do not use high engine speeds
vehicle inspected at an
until reaching the operating
Authorized Mazda Dealer as
temperature.
soon as possible. If this occurs,
Whether the engine is cold or
the engine can be force-started.
warm, it should be started
Press and hold the push button
without the use of the
start until the engine starts. Other
accelerator.
procedures necessary for starting
If the engine does not start the
the engine, such as having the key
first time, refer to Starting a
in the cabin, and depressing the
Flooded Engine under Emergency
clutch pedal (manual
Starting. If the engine still does
transmission) or the brake pedal
not start, have your vehicle
(automatic transmission) are
inspected by an Authorized
required.
Mazda Dealer (page 7-20).
4-7
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
Engine Start Function When Key
If the engine cannot be started due to
Battery is Dead
a dead key battery, the engine can be
started using the following procedure:
1. Continue to depress the brake
CAUTION
pedal firmly until the engine has
completely started.
When starting the engine by holding
2.
(Manual transmission)
the transmitter over the push button
Continue to depress the clutch
start due to a dead key battery or a
pedal firmly until the engine has
malfunctioning key, be careful not to
completely started.
allow the following, otherwise the
(Automatic transmission)
signal from the key will not be received
Put the vehicle in park (P). If you
correctly and the engine may not start.
must restart the engine while the
¾ Metal parts of other keys or metal
vehicle is moving, shift into neutral
objects touch the key.
(N).
3. Make sure that the push button
start indication light (green) flashes.
4. Align the center area of the
emblem on the transmitter with the
center area of the push button start
while the push button start
¾ Spare keys or keys for other vehicles
indicator light (green) flashes.
equipped with an immobilizer
system touch or come near the key.
¾ Devices for electronic purchases, or
security passage touch or come near
the key.
1. Indicator light
2. Push button start
3. Transmitter
4. Emblem
5. Make sure that the push button
start indicator light (green) turns
on.
6. Press the push button start to start
the engine.
4-8
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
NOTE
Emergency Operation for Starting
the Engine
The engine cannot be started
unless the clutch pedal is fully
If the KEY warning indication (red) is
depressed (manual transmission)
displayed, or the push button start
or the brake pedal is fully
indicator light (amber) flashes, this
depressed (automatic
could indicate that the engine may not
transmission).
start using the usual starting method.
If there is a malfunction with the
Have your vehicle inspected at an
push button start function, the
Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as
push button start indicator light
possible. If this occurs, the engine can
(amber) flashes. In this case, the
be force-started. Press and hold the
engine may start, however, have
push button start until the engine
the vehicle checked at an
starts. Other procedures necessary for
Authorized Mazda Dealer as
starting the engine such as having the
soon as possible.
key in the cabin, and depressing the
If the push button start indicator
clutch pedal (manual transmission) or
light (green) does not illuminate,
the brake pedal (automatic
perform the operation from the
transmission) are required.
beginning again. If it does not
illuminate, have the vehicle
checked at an Authorized Mazda
Dealer.
To switch the ignition position
without starting the engine,
perform the following operations
after the push button start
indicator light (green) turns on.
1. Release the clutch pedal
(manual transmission) or
brake pedal (automatic
transmission).
2. Press the push button start to
switch the ignition position.
The ignition switches in the
order of ACC, ON, and off
each time the push button
start is pressed. To switch the
ignition position again,
perform the operation from
the beginning.
4-9
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
NOTE
Turning the Engine Off
(SKYACTIV-G 2.0, SKYACTIV-G 2.5)
Turning the Engine Off
The cooling fan in the engine
compartment could turn on for a few
minutes after the ignition is switched
WARNING
from ON to OFF, whether or not the
A/C is on or off, to cool the engine
Do not stop the engine while the
compartment quickly.
vehicle is moving:
If the system detects that the
Stopping the engine while the vehicle
remaining battery power of the key is
is moving for any reason other than in
low when the ignition is switched
an emergency is dangerous. Stopping
from ON to ACC or OFF, the
the engine while the vehicle is moving
following is indicated.
will result in reduced braking ability
Replace with a new battery before
due to the loss of power braking,
the key becomes unusable.
which could cause an accident and
Refer to Key Battery Replacement on
serious injury.
page 6-30.
1. Stop the vehicle completely.
A message is indicated in the display
2.
(Manual transmission)
of the instrument cluster.
Shift into neutral and set the
Refer to KEY Warning Indication/
parking brake.
Warning Light (Red) on page 7-34.
(Automatic transmission)
(Automatic transmission)
Shift the selector lever to the P
If the engine is turned off while the
position and set the parking brake.
selector lever is in a position other
3. Press the push button start to turn
than P, the ignition switches to ACC.
off the engine. The ignition position
Emergency Engine Stop
is off.
Continuously pressing the push button
CAUTION
start or quickly pressing it any number
of times while the engine is running or
¾ When leaving the vehicle, make sure
the vehicle is being driven will turn the
the push button start is off.
engine off immediately. The ignition
switches to ACC.
4-10
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
2. While depressing the clutch pedal,
i-stop*
shift the shift lever to the neutral
position. Engine idling stops after
i-stop
the clutch pedal is released.
The i-stop function automatically stops
3. The engine restarts automatically
the engine when the vehicle is stopped
when the clutch pedal is depressed.
at a traffic light or stuck in traffic, and
(When the vehicle is stopped by the
then restarts the engine automatically
AUTOHOLD function)
to resume driving. The system provides
1. Bring the vehicle to a complete stop
improved fuel economy, reduced
by depressing the brake pedal first
exhaust gas emissions, and eliminates
and then the clutch pedal.
idling noise while the engine is
2. While depressing the clutch pedal,
stopped.
shift the shift lever to neutral. After
releasing your foot from the clutch
Engine idle stopping and restarting
pedal, engine idling stops and
continues to be stopped even if the
NOTE
brake pedal is released.
After parking the vehicle, make sure
3. The engine restarts automatically
that the ignition is switched OFF.
when the clutch pedal is depressed.
There is the possibility of the vehicle
Engine idle stopping and restarting
moving if the vehicle is parked while
while driving
i-stop is operating.
1. The gear shift indicator (GSI)
The i-stop indicator light (green)
displays N when engine idling can
turns on under the following
be stopped while the change lever
conditions:
is in a position other than neutral.
2. Depress the clutch pedal.
When engine idling is stopped.
3. Shift the change lever to the neutral
position.
4. Engine idling is stopped after
releasing the clutch pedal.
5. The engine restarts automatically
when the clutch pedal is depressed.
Engine idle stopping and restarting
while vehicle is stopped
(AUTOHOLD operation turned off and
When not using Mazda Radar Cruise
Control with Stop & Go function
The i-stop indicator light (green)
(MRCC with Stop & Go function)/
turns off when the engine is
Traffic Jam Assist (TJA))
restarted.
1. Engine idling stops when the brake
Engine idle stopping and restarting
pedal is depressed while the vehicle
while vehicle is stopped
is driven (except for driving in the R
(AUTOHOLD operation turned off)
or M position second gear fixed
1. Stop the vehicle by depressing the
mode) and the vehicle is stopped.
brake pedal and then the clutch
2. The engine restarts automatically
pedal.
when the brake pedal is released
*Some models.
4-11
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
with the selector lever in the D or
3. If the selector lever is in the N or P
M position (not in second gear
position, the engine does not
fixed mode).
restart when the brake pedal is
3. If the selector lever is in the N or P
released. The engine restarts when
position, the engine does not
the brake pedal is depressed again
restart when the brake pedal is
or the selector lever is shifted to the
released. The engine restarts when
D, M (not in second gear fixed
the brake pedal is depressed again
mode) or the R position. (For the
or the selector lever is shifted to the
purposes of safety, always keep the
D, M (not in second gear fixed
brake pedal depressed when
mode) or the R position. (For the
shifting the selector lever while
purposes of safety, always keep the
engine idling is stopped.)
brake pedal depressed when
(When using MRCC with Stop & Go
shifting the selector lever while
function/TJA)
engine idling is stopped.)
1. Engine idling stops when the
(When the vehicle is stopped by the
vehicle has decelerated to about 20
MRCC with Stop & Go function/TJA
km/h (12 mph) or slower while in
stop hold control)
headway control using the MRCC
1. When the vehicle is stopped by the
with Stop & Go function/TJA.
MRCC with Stop & Go function/
2. If it is necessary to accelerate while
TJA, engine idling stops and
in headway control using the MRCC
continues to be stopped without
with Stop & Go function/TJA, the
depressing the brake pedal.
engine restarts automatically.
2. When the accelerator pedal is
Operation conditions
depressed or the RES switch is
operated, while the vehicle is
Under the following conditions, engine
stopped by the MRCC with Stop &
idling stops and the i-stop indicator
Go function/TJA, the engine will
light (green) turns on.
automatically restart if the selector
The engine is warmed up.
lever is in the D/M position (not in
The engine has been started and the
second gear fixed mode).
vehicle is driven for a certain period.
(When the vehicle is stopped by the
The engine is started with the hood
AUTOHOLD function)
closed.
1. When the brake pedal is depressed
All doors, liftgate/trunk lid, and
while the vehicle is being driven
hood are closed.
and the vehicle comes to a stop,
The driver's seat belt is unfastened
the i-stop function will operate and
and the driver's door is opened.
continue to operate even if the
The hood is opened.
brake is released (except when
The air conditioner is not operating
driving in the R or M position
second gear fixed mode).
with the airflow mode in the
2. The engine restarts automatically
position.
when the accelerator pedal is
The temperature setting dial of the
depressed with the selector lever in
air conditioner is in a position other
the D/M position (not in second
than maximum heating or maximum
gear fixed mode).
cooling (A/C ON) position.
(Automatic climate control system)
4-12
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
The vehicle's interior temperature
The automatic transmission fluid
and the set temperature for the air
temperature is not abnormally
conditioner are nearly the same.
high.
The i-stop warning light (amber) is
The steering wheel is almost in the
not turned on/flashing.
straight-ahead position (idling may
The keyless entry & push button start
not stop even with the steering
system functions are normal.
wheel in the straight-ahead
The brake vacuum is sufficiently high.
position if force is applied to the
The battery is in good condition.
steering wheel. Release the force
While vehicle is stopped
applied to the steering wheel to
stop engine idling).
The selector lever is in the D or M
The vehicle is stopped by
position (not in second gear fixed
depressing the brake pedal.
mode).
The vehicle is not driven on a
The automatic transmission fluid
slope.
has warmed up sufficiently.
The vehicle is not stopped
The automatic transmission fluid
suddenly.
temperature is not abnormally
high.
NOTE
The steering wheel is almost in the
Under the following conditions, a
straight-ahead position (idling may
period of time is required to stop
not stop even with the steering
engine idling
wheel in the straight-ahead
position if force is applied to the
The battery power is depleted for
steering wheel. Release the force
some reason such as the vehicle has
applied to the steering wheel to
not been driven for a long period.
stop engine idling).
The ambient temperature is high or
The vehicle is stopped by
low.
depressing the brake pedal.
After the battery terminals are
The vehicle is not on a steep slope.
disconnected for some reason such
The vehicle is not stopped
as for battery replacement.
suddenly.
Engine-stop period is short or time
While driving
until next engine idle stop is long
The selector lever is in the D or M
The ambient temperature is high or
position (not in second gear fixed
low.
mode).
The battery power is depleted.
While driving
Power consumption by the vehicle's
The vehicle is driven at a vehicle
electrical parts is high.
speed of about 40 km/h (25 mph)
or faster after engine idling stops
Engine restarts automatically while
while driving.
engine idling is stopped
The vehicle is not driven in sport
Under the following conditions, the
mode.
engine restarts automatically.
The automatic transmission fluid
The i-stop OFF switch is pressed until
has warmed up sufficiently.
the beep sounds.
4-13
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
The air conditioner is operated with
The steering wheel is operated.
The shift lever is shifted to the R
the airflow mode in the
position.
position.
The temperature setting dial of the
Selector lever is operated while
air conditioner is in the maximum
engine idling is stopped
heating or maximum cooling (A/C
If the selector lever is shifted from D or
ON) position.
M (not in second gear fixed mode)
(Automatic climate control system)
position to N or P position while
The cabin temperature is largely
engine idling is stopped, the engine
different from the set temperature of
does not restart even when the brake
the air conditioner.
pedal is released. The engine will
The brakes are released slightly on a
restart if the brake pedal is depressed
slope and the vehicle begins to
again or the selector lever is shifted to
move.
the D, M (not in second gear fixed
Two minutes have elapsed since the
mode), or R position. (For the
idling was stopped.
purposes of safety, always keep the
The battery power is depleted.
brake pedal depressed when shifting
The hood is opened.
the selector lever.)
The driver's seat belt is unfastened
If the selector lever is shifted from the
and the driver's door is opened.
D or M (not in second gear fixed
Engine idling is stopped while the
mode) to the N or P position, and the
vehicle is stopped
driver's seat belt is unfastened or the
driver's door is opened, the engine
The accelerator pedal is depressed
restarts.
with the selector lever in the D or
Battery terminals have been
M (not in second gear fixed mode)
disconnected
position.
Engine idling may not stop right after
The selector lever is shifted to the R
the battery terminals have been
position.
disconnected. In addition, if the
The selector lever is shifted from N
battery is replaced, the i-stop functions
or P position to D or M (not in
must be verified. Consult an
second gear fixed mode) position.
Authorized Mazda Dealer.
The steering wheel is operated
with the selector lever in the D or
i-stop OFF Switch
M (not in second gear fixed mode)
When pressing the switch, the i-stop
position.
function stops and the i-stop OFF
The selector lever is in the M
switch indicator light turns on. If the
position and the second gear fixed
switch is pressed again, the i-stop
mode is selected.
function becomes operational and the
The steering wheel is operated.
Engine idling is stopped while
driving
The selector lever is in a position
other than the D position.
The accelerator pedal is depressed.
Sport mode is selected.
4-14
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
i-stop OFF switch indicator light turns
1. Release foot from brake pedal
off.
2. Vehicle brake force maintained
1. Indicator light
NOTE
If the engine is stopped with the i-stop
3.
Engine restarted
function stopped, the i-stop function
becomes operational again when the
engine is started the next time.
Vehicle Roll Prevention Function
(Automatic transmission)
Vehicles with the i-stop function are
equipped with a vehicle roll prevention
4.
Acceleration
function. This function prevents the
vehicle from rolling, such as when
releasing the brake pedal while on a
slope under the following conditions:
While engine idling is stopped
(prevents the vehicle from rolling
back)
When the engine restarts after
releasing the brake pedal (prevents
the vehicle's sudden movement due
to vehicle creep), sudden movement
of the vehicle is prevented by
controlling the brakes.
4-15
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
The brake pedal response may
WARNING
change, sound may occur from the
brakes, or the brake pedal could
Do not rely completely on the vehicle
vibrate from the operation of the
roll prevention function.
vehicle roll prevention function.
¾ The vehicle roll prevention function
However, this does not indicate a
is a supplementary function which
malfunction.
operates for a maximum of 2
i-stop Warning Light (Amber)/
seconds after releasing the brake
i-stop Indicator Light (Green)
pedal and accelerating the vehicle
from an engine idling stop condition.
To ensure safe and comfortable use of
Over reliance on the system may
the vehicle, the i-stop system
result in an unexpected accident if
constantly monitors the driver's
the vehicle were to suddenly
operations, the vehicle's interior and
accelerate. Before starting to drive
exterior environment, and the
the vehicle, always confirm the safety
operational status of the vehicle, and
of the surroundings and operate the
uses the i-stop warning light (amber)
selector lever, brake pedal, and
and i-stop indicator light (green) to
accelerator pedal appropriately.
inform the driver of various cautions
Note that the vehicle may move
and warnings.
suddenly depending on the vehicle's
NOTE
load or if it is towing something.
On vehicles equipped with the center
¾ Note that the vehicle may move
display, the i-stop operation status is
suddenly after the vehicle roll
displayed in the fuel efficiency monitor
prevention function is released while
display.
the vehicle is under the following
Refer to the Fuel Efficiency Monitor
conditions:
section in the Mazda Connect
¾ The selector lever is in the N
Owner's Manual.
position.
i-stop warning light (amber)
¾ If the selector lever is shifted to the
N position and the brake pedal is
released while the i-stop function
is operating, the brake force is
gradually released. To accelerate
the vehicle, release the brake pedal
after the engine restarts and shift
When the light is turned on
the selector lever to a position
other than the N position.
The light turns on when the ignition
is switched ON and turns off when
the engine is started.
NOTE
(Manual transmission)
When the vehicle is stopped on a
A sound is activated when the door
steep grade, the vehicle roll
is opened while the engine idling is
prevention function does not
stopped with the shift lever in a
operate because engine idling is not
position other than neutral. In this
stopped.
case, the engine does not restart
4-16
When Driving
Start/Stop Engine
automatically to ensure safety. Shift
the shift lever to neutral and start the
engine.
If the i-stop warning light (amber)
remains on while the engine is
running, the battery performance
may have decreased. Have your
vehicle inspected by an Authorized
Mazda Dealer.
NOTE
A problem in the system may be
indicated under the following
conditions. Have your vehicle
inspected by an Authorized Mazda
Dealer.
The light does not turn on when the
ignition is switched ON.
The light continues to remain on
while the engine is running.
When the light is flashing
The light continues to flash if the
system has a malfunction. Have your
vehicle inspected by an Authorized
Mazda Dealer.
i-stop indicator light (green)
When the light is turned on
The light turns on while engine idling is
stopped and turns off when the engine
is restarted.
4-17
When Driving
Instrument Cluster and Display
Instrument Cluster and
Instrument Cluster
Display
Instrument Cluster
Instrument Cluster and Display
ᶃ Tachometer
page 4-19
ᶄ Multi-information Display
ᶃ Instrument Cluster
page 4-18
..................................... page 4-20
ᶄ Active Driving Display
page 4-36
ᶅ Engine Coolant Temperature
Gauge
page 4-23
ᶆ Fuel Gauge
page 4-23
ᶇ Dashboard Illumination
Switch
page 4-24
ᶈ Speedometer
page 4-18
ᶉ TRIP Switch
page 4-22
Speedometer
The speedometer indicates the speed
of the vehicle.
4-18
When Driving
Instrument Cluster and Display
Tachometer
The tachometer shows engine speed in
thousands of revolutions per minute
(rpm).
CAUTION
Do not run the engine with the
tachometer needle in the RED ZONE.
This may cause severe engine damage.
1. STRIPED ZONE*1
2. RED ZONE*1
*1
The range varies depending on the type of
gauge.
NOTE
When the tachometer needle enters
the STRIPED ZONE, this indicates to
the driver that the gears should be
shifted before entering the RED ZONE.
4-19
When Driving
Instrument Cluster and Display
Multi-information Display
1. Multi-information Display
2. INFO switch
The multi-information display indicates the following information.
Speedometer
Odometer
Trip meter
Outside temperature
Distance-to-empty
Average fuel economy
Current fuel economy
Deceleration Regeneration Charge Display (M Hybrid)
i-ACTIVSENSE Display
Compass Display
Door-Ajar/Trunk lid-Ajar/Liftgate-Ajar Warning Indication*1
Message Display
*1
Displayed when opening door/trunk lid/liftgate.
4-20
When Driving
Instrument Cluster and Display
The screen content changes each time the INFO switch is pressed.
1. Basic display
2. Drive information display
3. i-ACTIVSENSE display
4. Message display*1
*1
Displayed only when a warning occurs.
The type of display for the fuel economy and the maximum driving distance can be
changed.
Refer to the Settings section in the Mazda Connect Owner's Manual.
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