Mazda 3 (2010): Window auto-up/down issue

After car battery died and got it replaced, window on the driver side seems to not working as usual. Normally, i just pressed once (and release) on button and it will automatically scroll down or up all the way.

Problem here is i have to pressed all the way if want to open/close the windows fully, it is quite annoying as i have to repeat it when passing by security scanner to swipe the card. Luckily found a thread at mentioned on how to fix this issue, refer: Driver’s side window auto-up/down issues.

Steps on fixing the issue, originally posted by lovmyrx7:

i) Have your window all the way up.
ii) Hold the switch down, when it reaches the bottom, continue holding for three seconds.
iii) After holding for three seconds, hold the switch up.
iv) Once it reaches the top continue holding for 3 seconds. You should hear a clicking letting you know the AUTO feature has been programmed.

Honda Jazz 2014: How to remove Glue Stain and reduce Paint Scratch

Girlfriend bought a Honda Jazz 2014 with Taffeta White, scratches and stain are easily visible on such bright colour. Two cases were faced after collected it for two weeks.

Case 1: Honda Jazz originally comes with two small piece of black rubber stick on both front driver door and front passenger door. As video below, by removing rubber, it leave glue stain with amounts of rubber.

First, i apply WD-40 and remove the rubber at the same time. NExt, as video below, i sprayed WD-40 on the door again to remove those annoying glue stain, with few wipes, it will be gone completely.

Mazda Malaysia: Mazda5 Goes SkyActiv

Mazda Malaysia announced the new Mazda5 with SkyActiv Technology on Wednesday, 21st May 2014 at Sunway Pyramid. The new Mazda5 retains the fluid and eye-catching “Nagare flow” design of the exterior, and the overall good sense and high practicality of the interior of the previous generation version, the latest Mazda5 is fully equipped with SkyActiv Technology, SkyActiv-G 2.0 engine, SkyActiv-Drive and I-Stop.


The Mazda5 is a prominent and popular model in Mazda’s line-up, having earned itself a solid position in the C-MAV (Compact Multi-Activity Vehicle) market, thanks to its superior packaging and the unique functionality, including its flexible seat arrangements, powered sliding rear doors, stylish design, outstanding handling and high level of safety. The new Mazda5 with SkyActiv Technology builds on these assets while benefiting from greater attention to detail in reducing noise, vibration and harshness, as well as delivering superior environmental performance.

The new Mazda5 offers a smart solution to the user’s every need by establishing a balance between diverse functionality and outstanding performance. Wrapped in the stylish and modern body is a truly versatile and spacious interior. The new Mazda5 offers the unique ‘6+One’ packaging concept that earned strong support for the previous model. Versatile ‘+One’ functions include the central walk-through passageway, the hideaway Karakuri seventh seat and Karakuri utility box, and the rich diversity of possible seating arrangements.

Mazda Malaysia: Mazda5 SkyActiv to launch on 21st May 2014

The Mazda5 SkyActiv will be official launch in Malaysia on 21st of May 2014, Wednesday. The MPV will be the latest addition to family of SkyActiv technology. As the image below, there are no facelift or changes on the exterior, but the previous equipped 2.0 litre MZR will now be replace with new engine.

Expect similar SkyActiv-G 2.0 engine (compression ratio yet to be confirm) and SkyActiv-drive 6 speed AT Transmission on current Mazda3, Mazda6 and Mazda Cx-5 will be install in the coming soon Mazda5.