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
- Wheels and tires, body, coloring of the car, care of the car
   The sizes of disks and tires/pressure in tires
   Designations of disks
   Designations of tires
   Replacement of wheels
   Rules of care of tires
   Balancing of wheels
   Antisliding chains
   Spare wheel
   Wear of tires
   Removal and installation of a front bumper
   Removal and installation of a rear bumper
   Removal and installation of a front grille
   Removal and installation of side moldings
   Removal and installation of a forward wing
   Removal and installation/adjustment of a cowl
   Removal and installation/adjustment of a door of a back
   Removal and installation/adjustment of a door
   Upholstery door door/window regulator/glass
   Removal and installation of an upholstery of a door
   Removal and installation of a glass/window regulator of a forward door
   Door lock lock/handle/cylinder
   Back door lock / internal drive
   External mirror
   Removal and installation of glass of a mirror
   Panel of devices / average console
   Front seats
   Removal and installation of a back seat
   Back seat
   Coloring of the car
   Elimination of damages from stones
   Rikhtovka body/repair of rusty openings
   Preparation for painting
   Wash of the car
   Care of a varnish covering
   Protection of the bottom and preservation of cavities
   Care of an upholstery
+ System of electric equipment
+ Heater, system of lighting, devices
+ Governing bodies and methods of operation
+ Electric circuits


Removal and installation of side moldings



  1. Side moldings depending on model can be pasted, established on latches or both. The short element on a forward wing on cars with 9/85 on 8/89 g of the issue fastens on 2 rivets from a wheel arch. From 10/89 g of the issue this molding is pasted, on models the hatchback is screwed together with the side index of turn.
  1. To delay a little a molding and to separate glue a sharp knife.

At the same time not to scratch the varnished surface.

  1. Glue connection between a molding and a body can be separated a thin nylon cord (diameter of 0,8 mm). For simplification of work to tie wooden whetstones to both ends of a cord. When the latch comes across, to raise a molding in this place. That glue departed better, to heat a molding the hair dryer to +40 °C.



  1. To clear places of glue on a body gasoline. If the new molding is established, to remove a protective film from noted places.
  1. If again the old molding is established, to wash away the remains gluing gasoline and to put a bilateral adhesive tape.

(9/85-9/89 of the issue).


  1. To mark an adhesive tape the adjusting provision of a molding on a body.
  1. To heat a molding and a body approximately to +40 ° — + 80 °C.
  2. To latch each button blow of a palm.

From 10/89 g of the issue.


  1. To ground a molding in the designated places.
  1. To paste a bilateral adhesive tape on the shaded places. To apply polyurethane glue on an internal part.