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
+ System of electric equipment
+ Heater, system of lighting, devices
- Governing bodies and methods of operation
   Before landing in the car
   Running in
   Locks of doors
   The uniform (central) locking device (if is available)
   Protection against pranks of children (if is available, only on back doors)
   The power window (if is available)
   Back rotary glasses (on 3-door models)
   Adjustment of height of a steering wheel (if is available)
   Seat belts (if is available)
   Door back/trunk lid
   Luggage belts
   Trunk lid (if is available)
   Spare wheel
   - Steering wheel and gear shifting
      Lock of ignition and steering column
      Start of the engine
      Management of RKPP and transfer case
      Operation of the car with the automatic transmission
      Recommendations for economic operation
      Tempostat (switch of the mode of maintenance of constant speed)
      Lighting and light alarm system
      Screen wiper and windscreen washer
      Control panel
      Other devices and equipment
      Heater and ventilation
      The conditioner (if is available)
      Lamps of salon, luggage carrier and lamp for reading (if is available)
      The movable hatch (if is available)
      Start by pushing or towage
      Motive compartment
+ Electric circuits


The movable hatch (if is available)

With the manual drive

The movable hatch can be open or closed just by rotation of the handle.


  1. For opening cast away the handle back and rotate it on the left to open the hatch to desirable situation. For safety reasons the hatch has to be installed always in such situation that the handle could be removed back in dredging.
  1. For closing cast away the handle back and rotate against the stop to the right. Then shift the handle a little back that she could be moved away in dredging. A back part of the hatch for additional ventilation can be also raised. For this purpose turn the handle further to the right at the closed hatch.

With the electric drive


  1. The hatch has the electric drive. For this purpose install the ignition key in position of ON (II). For opening press the switch on the right side of the console. The hatch can be open to any situation.
  1. For closing press the switch.
  1. Back part of the hatch can be raised for additional ventilation. For a pripodnimaniye press the party of "UP" of the switch, or the party of "DOWN" to lower the hatch.
  2. The hatch in the raised situation does not move back. When pressing the OPEN switch the raised hatch at first automatically will fall before it is shifted back.

  • The movable hatch and protective blind are put in action at the same time. Therefore at the open hatch the protective blind cannot be closed.
  • Release the switch when the hatch completely opens or will be closed. If not to release the switch, the hatch can be damaged.
  • Before leaving of the car check that the hatch was correctly closed.
  • Regularly delete dirt from the directing levels.
  • At malfunction the hatch can be open or closed and manually. For this purpose use a key under an internal hexagon which is placed in a ware box.

During the movement do not put out the head or hands from the open hatch at all.

Blind from the sun (for cars with the glass hatch)


  1. When opening the glass hatch the antisolar blind opens together with it.
  2. At the open hatch the blind cannot be closed.
  1. At first close the hatch, then if you want, tighten a blind from the sun.

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