Mazda 323

since 1985 release

Repair and operation of the car



Mazda 323

- Introduction
   About this Management
   Mazda-323 brand cars — the introduction
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, tools and equipment of a workplace
   Start of the engine from an auxiliary source
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Automobile chemicals, oils and lubricants
   Diagnostics of malfunctions
   Routine maintenance
   - Works on maintenance
      Oil replacement
      Replacement of an oil filter
      Replacement of a perepuskny oil filter
      Visual check on oil leak
      Check of level of engine oil
      Check of level of cooling liquid
      Replacement of cooling liquid
      Visual check of tightness of the cooling system
      Frost resistance check
      Adjustment of gaps of valves
      Pulling up of bolts of a head of cylinders
      Pulling up of bolts of inlet and final collectors
      Check of the sensor of provision of a butterfly valve
      Check of the moment of ignition
      Replacement of candles ignition/check of electric contacts
      Replacement of an element of the air filter
      Discharge of a sediment of the fuel filter of the diesel engine / replacement of the fuel filter
      Check of a maple belt / tension / replacement of a gear belt
      Visual check of system of production of the fulfilled gases
   + Box transfers/drive of wheels
   + Brakes/tires/wheels
   + Steering management / drive of forward wheels
   + Car electric equipment
   + Body / internal equipment
+ Petrol engines
+ Engine lubrication system
+ Engine cooling system
+ System of ignition
+ Power supply system, carburetor, system of injection of fuel
+ Diesel engine
+ System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ Coupling
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Suspension bracket and system of steering
+ Brake system
+ Wheels and tires, body, coloring of the car, care of the car
+ System of electric equipment
+ Heater, system of lighting, devices
+ Governing bodies and methods of operation
+ Electric circuits






Check of a maple belt / tension / replacement of a gear belt

Check of a maple belt

Special tools are not required. Necessary spare details:

  • 1 maple belt. Length depends on engine type. To consider it upon purchase. Too weak tension results in the increased wear or failure of a maple belt. At too strong tension there can be damages of bearings of the corresponding units.

Maple the belt has to be replaced at: excessive wear, shabby sidewalls, oil traces, existence of cracks, cross gaps.

To check a tension of a maple belt, a tension and replacement of a maple belt see the Head Petrol engines, the Section Removal and an installation/tension of a maple belt.

Replacement of a gear belt

As incorrectly done work can lead to serious damages of the engine, it is necessary to watch the accuracy of performance of operations. Replacement of a gear belt is described in the Head Petrol engines.