Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

Fluid Level Inspection

1. Verify that the fluid level is between MAX and MIN of the sub tank when the engine is cold.

  • If the fluid is not at the specified level, adjust the fluid level (MIN-MAX on sub tank) by adding/draining the fluid.

  • Power steering fluid type
  • Mazda Genuine ATF M-III, M-V or equivalent (e.g. Dexron ® II)

  • Power steering fluid capacity (approx. quantity)
  • 1.0 L {1.1 US qt, 0.88 lmp qt}

Fluid Leakage Inspection

1. Start the engine and idle it.

2. Turn the steering wheel fully to left or right, to generate the fluid pressure.

CAUTION:

  • Do not maintain the steering wheel fully turned for 5 s or more. It is possible that oil temperature can rise and this will negatively affect the oil pump.

3. Inspect for the fluid leakage at the points indicated in the figure.


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    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: Power Steering Fluid Inspection