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


Elimination of damages from stones

Regular elimination of small damages of paint is repaid as at the same time it is possible to avoid distribution of a rust and larger repair work. At small scratches and traces from stones which mentioned only an external layer of coloring and did not get to naked metal in general it is enough to tint by means of a varnish pencil. Along with paint which is applied with a small brush often there is useful a colored film which is available on sale if damage is absolutely insignificant or when it is necessary to apply only primer.


  1. Deeper damages from blows of stones when small points of a rust were formed, are removed "an eraser for a rust" or are scratched out by a knife before emergence of naked metal. It is important that the smallest traces of a rust were not visible. Under "an eraser for a rust" the small plastic plug having for a rust vytsarapyvaniye a brush from a short wire means.
  2. Naked metal has to be dried faultlessly up and fat-free. For this purpose to process the place of repair and a surrounding paint and varnish covering a silicone eliminator.
  3. To apply on naked metal with a thin brush of a little varnish primer ("Primer"). As the grounding means most often are available in aerosol packages, to sprinkle a little primer on a cover banks and to dip there a brush.
  4. After drying of a layer of earth to produce subpaint. In banks with paint the brush is built usually in a cover. If there is only an aerosol package, to sprinkle a little paint on a cover banks and to dip there a brush for water color paints. At the same time for each working pass to apply only very much a paint coat that paint did not spread. In conclusion to give to paint it is good to dry. To repeat process before filling of a crater and until there is imperceptible a deepening of the place of repair in relation to the surrounding painted surface.