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
+ Heater, lighting system, devices
- Governing bodies and operation receptions
   Before landing in the car
   Running in
   Keys
   Locks of doors
   The uniform (central) locking device (if is available)
   Protection against pranks of children (if is available, only on back doors)
   Electric window regulator (if is available)
   Back rotary glasses (on 3-door models)
   Seats
   Adjustment of height of a steering wheel (if is available)
   Seat belts (if is available)
   Door back/trunk lid
   Fuelling
   Mirrors
   Luggage belts
   Trunk lid (if is available)
   Spare wheel
   Dashboard
   - Steering wheel and gear shifting
      Lock of ignition and steering column
      Engine start
      Management of RKPP and transfer case
      Car operation with an automatic transmission
      Recommendations for economic operation
      Tempostat (switch of a mode of maintenance of constant speed)
      Lighting and light alarm system
      Screen wiper and stekloomyvatel
      Control panel
      Other devices and equipment
      Heater and ventilation
      The conditioner (if is available)
      Lamps of salon, luggage carrier and lamp for reading (if is available)
      The movable hatch (if is available)
      Start by pushing or towage
      Impellent compartment
+ Electric circuits






Control panel

Type A – Strelochnye indexes

1 — the Speedometer
2 — the Counter of the general run
3 — a run Measuring instrument since the moment сброса*
4 — the Button of dumping of indications of a measuring instrument пробега*
5 — the Control lamp emergency turn alarm systems/signals

6 — the Thermometer of cooling liquid
7 — the Index of a stock of fuel
8 — Control lamps
9 — the Tachometer
* — if is available

Type B – Electronic indicators

1 — the Speedometer
2 — the Counter of the general run
3 — a run Measuring instrument since the moment сброса*
4 — the Button of dumping of indications of a measuring instrument пробега*
5 — the Control lamp emergency turn alarm systems/signals

6 — the Thermometer of cooling liquid
7 — the Index of a stock of fuel
8 — Control lamps
9 — the Tachometer
10 — the Button of switching of area of indicators
* — if is available

  1. Speedometer
  2. Run counter
  3. Run measuring instrument from the moment of dumping (if is available)
  4. The button of dumping of indications of a measuring instrument of run (if is available)
    • For installation on «0» simply press the button.
  5. Control lamp of signals of turn / alarm system
    • If the control lamp does not work, the system of indexes of turns works unsatisfactorily. It is necessary to eliminate malfunction as soon as possible.
    • At turning on of the alarm system turn indexes from both parties at the same time work.
  6. The thermometer of cooling liquid
    • This thermometer specifies temperature of cooling liquid.

Type A – Strelochnye indexes

If the arrow of the index left admissible area, the engine перегрет.

Type B – Electronic indexes

At the peregrety engine segments of the indicator blink.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

Take the following measures at an engine overheat:

  1. Stop the car on the brink of the road.
  2. Switch off the conditioner.
  3. Muffle the engine if from a radiator cooling liquid or steam acts. Turn the ignition key in the situation "ON (II)", without starting the engine. In this situation the fan works automatically. If it does not work, address in the service center MAZDA.
  4. If cooling liquid does not act, leave the engine to work at single turns and for the best cooling open a cowl.
  5. If the temperature does not decrease on single turns, muffle the engine and wait, while it will be cooled.
  6. Check tightness of connections of hoses of a radiator. At once muffle the engine if the podtekaniye is revealed, and address in the service center MAZDA.
  7. Check level of cooling liquid if cooling liquid acts. If it is required, add the ordered cooling liquid.

Do not uncover a radiator, if the engine and a radiator hot. Boiling cooling liquid and steam can escape under pressure from an opening that can cause burns.

  1. Index of level of fuel
    • The index of level of fuel shows, what amount of fuel is available in a tank.
    • Volume of a fuel tank
    • Except cars with a full drive: 45 l.
    • Only cars with a full drive: 53 l.

Type A

Type B – Electronic indicators

  • When the bottom segment of the indicator of a stock of fuel starts to blink, fuel level in a tank makes about 5 l.
  • If when fuelling the ignition switch does not turn on, it lasts while the indicator will not be established on actual level of fuel. Therefore when filling switch off the switch.
  1. Control lamps

Check

If to establish the ignition key in the situation "ON (II)", without starting the engine and to tighten the hand brake, it is possible to check control lamps. If indicators do not light up, they should be checked in the service center MAZDA.

  • The optical/acoustic
    The alarm system of low level of fuel (if is available). This optical/acoustic signal joins, if the amount of fuel in a tank makes 8 l.
  • Control lamp of pressure of oil
    This control lamp specifies too low pressure of impellent oil. It lights up at the included ignition (for check of operability of a lamp) if pressure of oil in norm, the lamp dies away after engine start.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

If the control lamp lights up during movement:
  1. Stop the car on the brink of the road.
  2. Check level of impellent oil. If it is required, add oil.
  3. Or tow off the car in the next service center MAZDA to add oil.

Non-compliance above the stated instructions can lead to serious damages of the engine.

  • Control lamp / a sound signal of pressure of oil - the oil filter (for the diesel engine)
    This control lamp burns at ignition inclusion (for working capacity check) and dies away after engine start.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

If this control lamp of pressure of oil burns during movement:
  1. Carefully stop the car on the brink of the road.
  2. Check level of impellent oil. If level too low, add missing oil, or
  3. Tow off the car in the firm center MAZDA and there add oil.

The system of a control lamp / a sound signal of the oil filter also serves for protection of system of a filtration of oil of your car. If the control lamp / lights up the sound signal sounds at normal temperature of the engine and at normal level of impellent oil, it specifies that the oil filter is probably littered. In this case deliver the car to the next gas station or in the firm center MAZDA to replace the oil filter.

Non-compliance stated above rules can lead to serious damages of the engine.

  • Control lamp of a charging current
    By means of this lamp malfunctions of the generator or electric system are specified.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

If the lamp lights up during a trip, arrive as follows:
  1. Carefully stop the car on the brink of the carriageway.
  2. At the switched-off engine check, whether it was weakened or whether the belt is damaged maple.
  3. If maple a belt as it should be, malfunction is concluded in charge system. It is recommended to find and eliminate malfunction as soon as possible.
  • Control lamp of the alarm system (if is available)
    This lamp burns, when the alarm system is switched on.
  • Control lamp of failure of stoplights (if is available)
    The lamp lights up at failure of a stoplight or at malfunction in a chain. Malfunction should be eliminated as soon as possible.
  • Control lamp of brakes
    Control lamp of the parking brake – if the hand brake will tighten, at inclusion of ignition the control lamp lights up. At a start of motion it is necessary to check, that the hand brake was completely released, and the lamp went out.

Control lamp of level of brake liquid (if is available)

If this lamp lights up after an otpuskaniye of the hand brake and at the included ignition, maybe, that level of brake liquid in a tank the too low.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

If the lamp lights up, act as follows:
  1. Check, whether the hand brake is completely released. If the brake is released, and the lamp continues to burn.
  2. Carefully stop the car on the brink of the carriageway.
  3. At the switched-off engine at once check level of brake liquid and if necessary add liquid. All other elements of brake system should be checked on podtekany liquids.
  4. If not tight places are found, the control lamp continues to burn or brakes work not faultlessly, the trip should be stopped. The car should be towed off in the service center to check brake system and to perform necessary works.

Car operation in such condition represents danger. Brakes should be repaired at once.

  • Control lamp of heating of back glass (if is available)
    The control lamp burns at the included heating of back glass.
  • Control lamp of level of liquid of a washer (if is available)
    This control lamp lights up, if liquid level in system of a washer of a windshield the too low. Check level of liquid and add washing liquid.
  • Control lamp of an air zaslonka
    The control lamp burns at the extended button of a drive of an air zaslonka.
  • Control lamp of a driving beam
    The control lamp burns at the included driving beam.
  • Control lamp of switching on the following transfer (if is available)
    If this control lamp lights up, fuel consumption on the included transfer is too high. In this case switch a box to the following transfer to reach economic fuel consumption.
  • Control lamp of a pedal of gas (if is available)
    This control lamp lights up, if the pedal of gas is squeezed out too strongly. In this case dump gas, the lamp will not go out yet to provide smaller fuel consumption.
  • Control lamp of back foggy lamps (if is available)
    This control lamp burns at the included back foggy lamps.
  • The turbokompressor indicator (for cars with a turbokompressor)
    The indicator lights up, when a turbokompressor in operation
    The indicator starts to blink and the warning signal when pressure of forcing increases too strongly sounds. The car should not continue movement with the blinking indicator as the engine can be damaged. In this case, lower number of turns while the indicator of a turbokompressor will not stop to blink.
  • Control lamp of level of cooling liquid (for the diesel engine if is available)

As the engine consists of aluminum details, cooling liquid on an etilenglikolevy basis surely should be used.


 PERFORMANCE ORDER

At the included ignition this control lamp lights up for check of operability of a lamp; it should go out, when the engine will be started. If the control lamp lights up during movement (or the sound signal will begin to sound):
  1. Stop the car on the brink of the carriageway.
  2. Switch off the engine and let's to it be cooled. If cooling liquid does not leak, check liquid level in a broad tank and in a radiator. If it is required, add cooling liquid.
  3. If the control lamp does not go out, tow off the car in the service center MAZDA.
  • Control lamp / a control signal of a water reflector (for the diesel engine if is available)

Cars with the diesel engine

If control lamps of a charge, level of cooling liquid, brakes and a water reflector at the same time light up, it is necessary to take the following measures:
  • Stop the car on the brink of the carriageway.
  • Switch off the engine and check, whether it is weakened or whether the generator belt is torn maple.
  • If maple the belt of the generator is faulty, by no means it is impossible to continue movement as the engine overheats and brake influence is reduced. Tow off the car in the next workshop.
  1. Tachometer

The tachometer shows speed of rotation of the engine in thousand revolutions per minute (rpm).

Do not allow operation of the engine in red area of a tachometer. It can lead to serious damages of the engine.

Type A

Type B

  1. Switching of indication of the index of level of fuel (only on electronic indicators if is available)

If to press the button, the bottom area of indication with limits from 5 to 15 l will be shown. Approximately in 5 seconds the indicator will return to a former, normal state.