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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks from 1990+

Mazda -> Wiring Diagrams -> Air Conditioning & Heater
Vehicle: 2000 Mazda Protege 1.8 L4 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks from 1990+.

DRUM BRAKES -> ADJUSTMENTS -> EXCEPT NAVAJO -> NAVAJO -> PARKING BRAKE
Vehicle: 1991 Mazda 323 LX 1.8 L4 GAS

PARKING BRAKE

EXCEPT NAVAJO
  • Ensure parking brake is completely released.
  • Block front wheels, then raise and support rear of vehicle.
  • Adjust parking brake lever screw or nut until wheels are locked when the brake lever is pulled 5-7 notches.
  • After parking brake is adjusted properly, apply parking brake several times, then relea...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.

Mazda -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> 1990-00 Protege, 323 & MX-3 -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 1997 Mazda Protege ES 1.8 L4 GAS

Fuel System Pressure Relief

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

Prior to disconnecting fuel lines, the fuel system pressure must be relieved to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

The anti-theft function is available as an option for the audio system. Before removing the battery ground cable or disconnecting the audio system power source, obtain the code number to reset the system when repairs are complete.

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks from 1990+.

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 1997 Mazda 626 ES 2.5 V6 GAS

Performing the following procedures without first removing the ABS wheel-speed sensor may possibly cause an open circuit in the wiring harness if pulled by mistake. Before performing the following procedures, disconnect the ABS wheel speed sensor connector (axle side) and fix the wiring harness to an appropriate place where it will not be pulled by mistake while servicing vehicle.

  • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
  • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
  • Drain transaxle oil in suitable container.
  • Knock crimped portion of locknut outwa...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.

Wiring Diagrams -> Wire Color Code Identification
Vehicle: 2008 Mazda 6 S 3.0 V6 GAS

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2000 Mazda Protege 1.8 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect wire and connector from alternator.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove alternator mounting bolts and nut.
  • Remove alternator from vehicle.
  • Reverse proc...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Mazda -> 2000-06 MPV
Vehicle: 2002 Mazda MPV 3.0 V6 GAS

On 2000-03 models, under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 12 months or 12,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

On 2004-06 models, under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 24 months or 25,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the glove compartment.
  • Push inward at both side of the glove compartment to disengage the stops, then pull the glove compartment downward.
  • Remove the glove compartment retaining clip.
  • Mov...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Mazda -> Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Lamp -> 2001-09 Tribute
Vehicle: 2005 Mazda Tribute S 3.0 V6 GAS

Red and yellow indicator lamps are used to warn of system faults. The red lamp warns of such faults as low brake fluid level, parking brake On, system pressure differential and other system faults. The red indicator lamp will light for approximately two seconds during engine starting and should go off, unless parking brake is applied or a problem in the brake system exist. The red indicator lamp should reset after repairs to syste...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks from 1990+

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring 1.3 R2 GAS

Remove and install all parts when the engine is cold, otherwise they can cause severe burns or serious injury.

  • Remove the engine cover.
  • Remove the battery cover.
  • Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  • Drain the engine coolant.
  • Remove the follow...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2007 Mazda 6 Mazdaspeed 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Remove splash shield and mounting bolts.
  • Rotate center of tensioner pulley clock...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Restraints Components Diagram for 2004 Mazda RX-8  1.3 R2 GASRestraints Components Diagram for 2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3 R2 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Seat Belt
  • Child Restraint Seat Anchor
  • Body Components Diagram for 2007 Mazda 3 Mazdaspeed 2.3 L4 GASBody Components Diagram for 2007 Mazda 3 Mazdaspeed 2.3 L4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • SAS Control Module Connector
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1990 Mazda B2600  2.6 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Mazda B2600 2.6 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Shift Lock Actuator
  • Limit Sw
  • P-Range Sw
  • 2006 Mazda 3 I 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 Mazda 3 I 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Ignition Switch
  • Audio Unit
  • Audio Control Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: ALIGNMENT SPECIFICATIONS - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1986 Mazda B2000 2.0 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Document: SERVICE BUMPER SPECIFICATION CHANGE
    Vehicle: 2007 Mazda 5 Sport 2.3 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR Mazda AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most Mazda cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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