Mazda 3 manuals

Mazda 3 Owners Manual: Tire Rotation

To equalize tread wear, rotate the tires every 12,000 km (7,500 miles) at the latest or sooner if irregular wear develops. Mazda recommends to rotate every 8,000 km (5,000 miles) to help increase tire life and distribute wear more evenly.

Mazda 3. Tire Rotation


Inspect the tires 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 weakened if rotated from side to side.
Tire Maintenance
Improper or inadequate vehicle maintenance can cause tires to wear abnormally. Here are some important maintenance points: Tire Inflation Pressure Inspect all tire pressure monthly (including the ...

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. If a tire wear ...

Other materials:

Replacing Exterior Light Bulbs
Headlights (With xenon fusion headlights) Low/High beam bulbs You cannot replace the low/high beam bulbs by yourself. The bulbs must be replaced at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Headlights (With halogen headlights) Low-beam bulbs If you are changing the right bulb, start the engine, turn ...

Fastening the Seat Belt
Pull the seat belt tongue to the desired length. Insert it into the seat belt buckle until you hear a click sound. Adjust the belt length. To lengthen the belt, hold the seat belt tongue at a right angle to the webbing and pull. To shorten, pull the loose end of the webbin ...

Ventilator Grille Removal/Installation
Side Ventilator grille 1. Through the wiring harness into the position shown in the figure, remove the side ventilator grille in the direction of arrow. 2. When installing the side ventilator grille, push it for the dashboard. Center Ventilator grille 1. Disconnect the negative battery c ...

2016-2020 Copyright www.mazda3tech.com