Efficient and bright head light in Mazda 3 is the reason of safe night drive. In production of 2006 model year cars with engine code L3-VDT the brand used high technology lamps. After some time the 12 V light bulbs may become less bright in 3. Use up-to-date optical devices in Mazda 3 1.6 headlight system. Actually, cars with 2.3 motors produced by Mazda sometimes need bulb change in headlights. Cap shape is also important - H7 type may only be used with base PX26d. Mazda insists on installing only 55 W power of lamps and not more.
The obvious thing is that other cap than H7 won’t suit Mazda’s headlight module in 2011 model year. And remember that it’s not easy for 2011 3 owners to fit the PX26d lamp with their own hands. Though you may choose more than 55 W of real output sticking to lamps with 12 V voltage. To install new lamp in 3 with motor 1.6 relieve bulb holder at the backside of headlight.
If you replace bulbs in 3 with engine 1.6 by yourself, take care. For safe and delightful driving of 2009 Mazda 3 keep up with important company resctrictions. Output power in 55 W and voltage feature of 12 V – this is wonderful choice. Don’t also try to put into 2004 Mazda headlight wrong type – choose H7 variant and PX26d kind of base.