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Mazda 3 Service Manual: Steering Shaft Inspection

Mazda 3 Service Manual / Steering / Linkage, Power / Steering Shaft Inspection

1. Inspect the column bearing for excessive play and damage.

2. Verify that the measurement of the steering shaft indicated in the figure is as specified.


3. Inspect the tilt/telescope mechanism operation for the following.


a. Verify that the adjusting lever moves smoothly from the lock to the unlock position.

b. Verify that the steering shaft is fixed firmly when the adjusting lever is locked.

Power Steering Fluid Line Component Removal/Installation
NOTE: The following procedure is for replacement of the parts shown in the figure. Regarding replacement of the suction hose and return hose, refer to the electric power steering oil pum ...

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

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M Position Switch Inspection [FS5 A EL]
1. Perform the following procedures. a. Remove the battery cover.. b. Disconnect the negative battery cable. c. Remove the console.. d. Disconnect the selector lever component connector. 2. Inspect the continuity between the selector lever component terminals A and H. If ...

Blind Spot Monitoring (Bsm) Control Module Inspection
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. 2. Remove the rear combination light.. 3. Remove the rear bumper.. 4. Connect the negative battery cable.. 5. Measure the voltage at each terminal is as indicated in the Terminal Voltage Tables. If the voltage or continuity is not as specif ...

Operating the Driver's Power Window
Normal opening/closing To open the window to the desired position, lightly hold down the switch. To close the window to the desired position, lightly pull up the switch. Auto-opening/closing To fully open the window automatically, press the switch completely down, then release. The win ...

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