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
- Brake system
   Specifications of the brake system
   Forward brake
   Removal and installation of front brake shoes
   Check of thickness / side beating of a brake disk
   Removal and installation of blocks of a back disk brake
   Removal and installation of a support of a brake
   Removal and installation of a brake disk
   Removal and installation of back brake blocks / brake drum
   Removal and installation of the wheel brake cylinder
   Repair of the wheel brake cylinder
   Brake fluid
   Pumping of the brake system
   Replacement of brake pipelines and hoses
   Check of the brake amplifier
   Removal and installation of the switch of stoplights
   Emergency brake
   Adjustment of the emergency brake
   Anti-blocking system (ABS)
+ 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 the switch of stoplights

Check of the switch of stoplights see the Head Sistem of electric equipment.

The switch of stoplights is over a brake pedal on the block of pedals.


A — the switch of stoplights
B — a lock-nut

With — a pusher bar
D — a lock-nut


  1. To switch off ignition.
  2. To disconnect the plug from the switch of stoplights.
  3. To weaken a lock-nut and to unscrew the switch.



  1. To measure pedal height to a floor. The required value see the Section Specifications of the brake system.
  2. If height of a pedal does not correspond to the required value, to adjust height and a side play of a pedal in a workshop.
  3. To screw the switch of stoplights until it concerns a pedal and then to tighten for a half-turn. To tighten a lock-nut.
  4. To connect the plug and to include ignition.
  5. To squeeze out a brake pedal, at the same time to ask the assistant to watch stoplights. Already by easy pressing a pedal they have to join, otherwise respectively adjust the switch.

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