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Mazda 3 Owners Manual: Tire Rotation

WARNING Rotate tires periodically: Irregular tire wear is dangerous. To equalize tread wear for maintaining good performance in handling and braking, rotate the tires every 12,000 km (7,500 miles). However Mazda recommends to rotate every 8,000 km (5,000 miles) to help increase tire life and distribute wear more evenly.

Refer to Scheduled Maintenance on

During rotation, inspect them for correct balance.

Mazda 3. Tire Rotation


Also, inspect them for uneven wear and damage. Abnormal wear is usually caused by one or a combination of the following:

After rotation, inflate all tire pressures to specification and inspect the lug nuts for tightness.

(With tire pressure monitoring system) After adjusting the tire pressure, initialization of the tire pressure monitoring system is necessary to make the system operate normally.

Refer to Tire Pressure Monitoring System Initialization on .

CAUTION Rotate unidirectional tires and radial tires that have an asymmetrical tread pattern or studs only from front to rear, not from side to side. Tire performance will be reduced if rotated from side to side.
Tire Inflation Pressure
WARNING Always infl ate the tires to the correct pressure: Overinfl ation or underinfl ation of tires is dangerous. Adverse handling or unexpected tire failure could result in a ...

Replacing a Tire
WARNING Always use tires that are in good condition: Driving with worn tires is dangerous. Reduced braking, steering, and traction could result in an accident. Replace all f ...

Other materials:

Trunk Lid Opener Cable Removal/Installation
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.. 2. Remove the following parts: a. Front seat (LH)(See FRONT SEAT REMOVAL/INSTALLATION.) b. Front scuff plate (LH). c. Rear scuff plate. d. B-pillar lower trim. e. Rear seat cushion. f. Rear seat back. g. Tire house trim (LH). h. Trunk end ...

Liftgate Removal/Installation
WARNING: When removing the stay damper, serious injury may occur if the stay damper is removed without supporting the liftgate. Always perform the procedure with at least another person. 1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.. 2. Remove the following parts: a. Rear scuff p ...

Variable Intake Air Shutter Valve Actuator Inspection [Mzr 2.0, Mzr 2.5]
Operation Inspection 1. Remove the air hose.. 2. Disconnect the vacuum hose from the variable intake air shutter valve actuator. 3. Connect a vacuum pump to the variable intake air shutter valve actuator. NOTE: Covered with a hood, the rod of the variable intake air shutter valv ...

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