Mazda 3 since 2003
1. Operation and car maintenance
2. Engine
2.1. General description of new engines of the L8, LF and L3 models
2.2. Mechanical part of engines
2.3. Appendix 1
2.4. Appendix 2
2.5. Appendix 3
2.6. The Z6 engine – a mechanical part
2.7. Greasing system
2.7.1. Check of pressure of oil
2.7.2. Replacement of engine oil
2.7.3. Installation of the oil filter
2.7.4. Removal and installation of the oil pallet Removal Installation
2.7.5. Removal and installation of the oil pump
2.7.6. Dismantling, check and assembly of the oil pump
2.8. Cooling system
2.9. Admission system
2.10. Fuel system
2.11. System of production of the fulfilled gases and system of decrease in toxicity
2.12. Ignition system
2.13. Control system
2.14. Tables
3. Transmission
4. Running gear
5. Steering mechanism
6. Brake system
7. Onboard electric equipment
8. Body


2-7-4-2-ustanovka.html Installation

Put silicone hermetic without gaps on all perimeter.
Establish the oil pallet through 5 mines after drawing of kremniyevoorganichesky hermetic.

Fig. 2.292. Installation of bolts of the oil pallet

Use of bolts with the remains of a sealing material can lead to formation of cracks in the case (fig. 2.292).
Completely clear and remove oil, dirt, the remains of a sealing material or other impurity which can remain on the case and the oil pallet.
At a reuse of bolts of fastening of the oil pallet remove the remains of an old sealant from bolts.

Fig. 2.293. Places of drawing of hermetic on an edge of the oil pallet

Put kremniyorganichesky hermetic in the places shown in drawing (fig. 2.293).
Thickness of the roller of hermetic: 2,0–6,0 mm

Fig. 2.294. Order of a tightening of bolts of fastening of the oil pallet

Tighten fastening bolts in that order (fig. 2.294).
Inhaling moment: 7,8–10,8 N · m.
Add engine oil.
Start the engine and be convinced of absence of leakage of oil.
If leakage of oil takes place, find out the reason and repair or replace the corresponding element.
Check oil level.
Establish the bottom cover.

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2.7.5. Removal and installation of the oil pump