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Mazda 3 Service Manual: Steering Gear And Linkage Inspection

Mazda 3 Service Manual / Steering / Linkage, Power / Steering Gear And Linkage Inspection

Steering Rack Inspection

1. Inspect for cracking, damage, and tooth wear.

2. Measure the steering rack warp.


Tie-rod End Inspection

1. Inspect the tie-rod end for damage and the boot for cracks.

2. Inspect for excessive play.

3. Rotate the ball joint 5 times

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4. Install two nuts to the ball joint and measure the tie-rod end rotational torque using a torque wrench.


Tie rod Inspection

1. Inspect for bending and damage.

2. Inspect for excessive play.

3. Swing the ball joint 10 times

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4. Measure the ball joint swing torque using a pull scale.


Steering Gear And Linkage Disassembly
CAUTION: To prevent damage to the steering gear, secure it to the vise using a copper plate or clean cloth. 1. Disassemble in the order indicated in the table. 1 ...

Steering Gear And Linkage Removal/Installation
CAUTION: Performing the following procedures without first removing the ABS wheel-speed sensor may possibly cause an open circuit in the wiring harness if it is pulled by mistake. Before ...

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Quick Release Connector (Emission System) Removal/Installation [Mzr 2.0, Mzr 2.5]
Quick Release Connector Type CAUTION: Verify the type and location, and install/remove properly. Except for Mexico Mexico Type A Removal CAUTION: Be careful not to damage the evaporative pipe when unlocking the retainer. NOTE: When removing the quick r ...

Climate Control Unit Inspection [Manual Air Conditioner]
1. Remove the climate control unit with the connector connected.. 2. Switch the ignition to ON. 3. Connect the negative (-) lead of the tester to the body ground. 4. By inserting the positive (+) lead of the tester into the climate control unit connector, measure the voltage according to the ...

Front Door Hinge Removal/Installation
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.. 2. Remove the following parts: a. Front bumper. b. Front combination light. c. Front fender molding. d. Side step molding. e. Front fender panel. f. Front door. 3. Remove in the order indicated in the table. 1 B ...

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