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


Rikhtovka body/repair of rusty openings

Small dents can be eliminated by means of the leveling hammer and the corresponding manual anvil, at openings from a rust on a body it is recommended depending on the amount of damage or to replace a body detail in a set, or to give a detail to tea leaves.



  1. To beat out small dents the leveling hammer, holding at the same time from the opposite side a manual anvil. To knock not too strongly, otherwise metal will be extended and will not get a smooth surface. To work evenly passing from edge to the middle of the damaged place.
  1. It is constant to feel a hand the prepared surface before acquisition of the necessary form by it. Small roughnesses are removed filling subsequently.
  2. After a rikhtovka carefully to remove a rust and old paint. Or the rough emery paper (grain 120) which is put on a wooden die or the corresponding sanding sheets on a grinding wheel, the decorative moldings and plastic details located to close nearby a protective film that on imprudence not to scratch them.