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
   Security measures during the work with electronic system of ignition
   Check of the coil of ignition
   Check of a cable of ignition
   Check/adjustment of the moment of ignition
   Removal and installation of the distributor of ignition
   Spark plugs
   Candles for MAZDA 323
+ 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 cable of ignition


  1. Too big resistance of a cable of ignition can cause difficulties at start and interruption of ignition.
  2. To switch off ignition.
  3. To remove an ignition cable, for this purpose to remove plugs on the distributor and a candle.

At the same time to pull for the plug, but not for a cable.

  1. To check resistance between contact of the plug of a cover of the distributor and contact of a tip of a candle. Resistance has to be equal 16 kOhm on meter.
  1. At too high resistance to clear plugs and to repeat measurement, if necessary to replace a cable.
  2. To bend ignition wires in the field of tips of candles and to check for existence of cracks, if necessary to replace all cables of ignition.
  3. To connect tips of candles and cables of ignition.