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Mazda 3 Service Manual: General Procedures (Steering)

Mazda 3 Service Manual / Steering / General Procedures (Steering)

Wheel and Tire Installation

1. When installing the wheels and tires, tighten the wheel nuts in a criss-cross pattern to the following tightening torque.


Connector Disconnection

1. Disconnect the negative battery cable before performing any work that requires handling of connectors..

Suspension Links Removal/Installation

1. For the joint sections with rubber bushings, raise the vehicle using a lift, and then temporarily tighten the installation bolts and nuts. Lower the vehicle to the ground and tighten them completely with the specified torque.

Power Steering Related Parts Installation

1. If any power steering fluid line has been disconnected, perform the following after installation of the power steering components..

Electro Hydraulic Power Assist Steering (EHPAS) Related Parts

CAUTION:

1. Make sure that there are no DTCs in the EHPAS memory after working on EHPAS related parts. If there are any codes in the memory, clear them.

2. When replacing or removing the electric power steering oil pump component, perform the configuration procedures..

Steering
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Precaution
Intermittent Concern Troubleshooting Vibration method If a malfunction occurs or becomes worse while driving on a rough road or when the engine is vibrating, perform the following steps. ...

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Glove Compartment Removal/Installation
CAUTION: If the glove compartment is closed without being joined to the stay damper, the stay damper may be damaged. Verify that the stay damper is joined to the glove compartment before closing the glove compartment. 1. Pull the stay damper in the direction (1) shown in the figu ...

Hood Adjustment
Gap Adjustment 1. Verify that the gap between the hood and the body is within the specification. Standard clearance a: -2.80.8 mm {-0.110.03 in} b: 1.21.2 mm {0.0470.0.47 in} 2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.. 3. Remove the following parts: a. Front bu ...

Front Door Key Cylinder Switch Inspection
1. To access the glass installation bolt, position the front door glass so that the distance from the top of the front door glass to the upper part of the front beltline molding is approx. 80 mm {3.1 in}. 2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.. 3. Remove the following parts: a. Inne ...

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