Mazda 323

since 1985 release

Repair and operation of the car

Mazda 323

+ Introduction
+ 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
   Forward suspension bracket — the general information
   Removal and installation of a depreciation rack
   Dismantling of a depreciation rack / removal and installation of the shock-absorber / screw spring
   Check of the shock-absorber
   Removal and installation of the cross lever / replacement of a rubber support
   Check/replacement of a support of the cross lever / rotary fist
   Removal and installation of a power shaft
   Removal and installation of an intermediate shaft
   Check/dismantling of a driving shaft / replacement of cuffs
   Bearing of a forward nave
   Back suspension bracket
   Removal and installation of a back depreciation rack
   Dismantling of a back depreciation rack / removal and installation of the shock-absorber / screw spring
   Cross levers / longitudinal lever / stabilizer
   Check of the hug bearing
   Removal and installation of the hug bearing
   Adjustment of a side play of the hug bearing
   Removal and installation of a nave
   Removal and installation of a steering wheel
   Removal and installation of a tip of steering draft
   Removal and installation of a rubber cuff of the steering drive
   Servoupravleniye pump
   Angles of installation of wheels
   Values for check of MAZDA 323
+ 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

Removal and installation of a depreciation rack



  1. To weaken nuts of wheels at the car standing on the earth.
  2. To mark the provision of disks of wheels in relation to a nave. Thanks to it the balanced wheel can be established on the former place.
  3. To lift a forward part of the car.
  4. To remove a wheel.
  5. To prop up a forward suspension bracket about the cross lever that after removal of a depreciation rack power shafts did not sag down. For this purpose to establish a suitable support or the hydraulic elevator under the cross lever.
  1. To remove a bracket of fastening of a-1-brake hose on a depreciation rack.
  1. To weaken 2 nuts-2-, to take out a finger-3-and to separate a depreciation rack from a rotary fist.
  2. To unscrew 4 top nuts of fastening-4-(to 8/89 g of the issue only 2 nuts) a depreciation rack and to take out a depreciation rack in a set. At the same time to watch that the rubber cuff of a power shaft was not damaged by the released rack. If necessary to wrap up a cuff a rag.

Not to weaken at all an average nut of the shock-absorber as the spring is under compression.


Cars to 9/89 g the issue and the station wagon model

Cars from 10/89 g of the issue, except models "versatile person"


  1. To enter a depreciation rack from below, so that it entered on the center of the top support. The tag on a support of the shock-absorber has to be turned inside - to the center of the car-. If not to make it, it will be impossible to adjust the correct disorder of wheels.
  2. To screw nuts on hairpins on a support of a depreciation rack from above. To tighten nuts a dynamometer key with effort of 30 Nanometers.
  3. To screw a rotary fist on a depreciation rack.

To insert both bolts in front back, nuts will settle down behind. To tighten nuts with effort of 110 Nanometers.

  1. To lay the brake pipeline, to put on a bracket on the holder of a brake hose.
  2. To screw a wheel, at the same time to consider tags on a wheel and a nave. To lower the car and to tighten nuts cross-wise with effort of 100 Nanometers.
  3. To check the angles of installation of wheels whenever possible quicker, if necessary to adjust disorder, see the Section the Angles of installation of wheels.