Mazda 323

since 1985 of release

Repair and car operation

Mazda 323

+ Introduction
+ Petrol engines
+ System of greasing of the engine
+ System of cooling of the engine
+ ignition System
+ 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 steering system
+ Brake system
+ Wheels and tires, body, car coloring, care of the car
- Electric equipment system
   Search of malfunctions of electric system
   Switch check on a current transmission
   Relay check
   Check of the motor of a screen wiper
   Verification of indexes of turn
   Check of stoplights
   Check of a heater of back glass
   Separation and connection of cable tips
   Arrangement of safety locks
   Replacement of safety locks
   Removal and battery installation
   Battery check
   The battery is discharged in itself
   Battery charging
   Battery storage
   Security measures for the generator of an alternating current
   Check of tension of the generator
   Removal and generator installation
   Generator components
   Dismantling generator/replacement of coal brushes
   Removal and starter installation
   Check/replacement of the traction relay of a starter
+ Heater, lighting system, devices
+ Governing bodies and operation receptions
+ Electric circuits

Replacement of safety locks

For prevention of short circuit and overloads of consumers of electric energy separate contours are protected by safety locks. There are 2 boxes of the safety locks, one in the left compartment for feet, another in an impellent compartment near the battery.


    2 various types of safety locks are used. Standard safety locks are used for low capacity, the main safety locks for high capacity.
    To uncover boxes of safety locks.
    Before safety lock replacement always at first to disconnect the corresponding consumer. The fused safety lock is distinguished on the melted metal strip
    To take out a faulty safety lock. For a safety lock vynimaniye in a cover of a box of safety locks in salon there are polymeric tweezers.
    To insert a new safety lock of the same current. The nominal current of a safety lock costs from a reverse side on the handle. Besides the handle has color designation by which it is also possible to determine a nominal current.
Nominal current And Color designation
Standard safety lock
10 the red
15 the dark blue
20 the yellow
30 the light green
    To establish back a cover of a box of safety locks. If again inserted safety lock fuses through short time, it is necessary to check the corresponding tokovy contour. Not to replace at all a safety lock with a piece of a wire or something similar as because of it there can be serious damages of electric equipment. It is recommended to have constantly in the car a set of spare safety locks. In a box of safety locks for them the empty seat is provided.
    If headlights or other electrodevices do not work, though safety locks are serviceable, it is necessary to check the main safety locks in an impellent compartment, if necessary to replace.
    To disconnect a weight cable from the battery.

Data from memory of malfunctions of the engine or protective code of a radio receiver are thus erased. Before shutdown of the battery it is necessary to read instructions in the Section Removal and battery installation.

    To take out and replace a safety lock on 30 And. For replacement of the main safety lock on 80 And to remove a box of safety locks. To open a cover, to unscrew plugs and to take out a safety lock. To insert a new safety lock, to screw plugs and to establish a box of safety locks. To connect a weight cable to the battery. If are available, to establish time on hours and to set a protective code of a radio receiver.