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 a support of a brake



  1. To remove brake shoes.
  2. Only in case of disk back brakes: To completely weaken a cable of the emergency brake and to disconnect a cable from a support.
  3. If the support needs to be removed completely, to unscrew a brake hose on a support.

Brake fluid will follow. She should be collected in specially intended bottle. After installation the brake system has to be pumped over.

  1. If the brake hose remains is connected, to suspend the top part of a support for a wire to a body so that the brake hose was not overwound and was not tense.
  1. To unscrew a support from a rotary fist (2 bolts).



  1. To establish a support and to tighten both bolts of fastening with effort of 50 Nanometers.

If the brake hose was removed, to screw it. The brake hose at installation should not be overwound. To enclose new laying, to tighten a bolt with effort of 30 Nanometers.

  1. To establish brake shoes.
  2. If the system was opened, it is necessary to remove air from it, see the Section Pumping of the Brake System.
  3. For a back support: To attach a cable of the emergency brake.
  4. To establish brake shoes, see the corresponding chapter.

Several times to squeeze out a brake pedal, notable resistance will not be felt yet. At the expense of it the adjusting device of the parking brake is installed.

  1. Back disk brakes: To adjust the emergency brake, see the Section Adjustment of the Emergency Brake.

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