Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

Mazda 3 Service Manual: A/C Compressor Removal/Installation

1. Disconnect the negative battery cable..

2. Discharge the refrigerant..

3. Remove the aerodynamic under cover No.2..

4. Remove the drive belt..

5. Remove the water hose bracket.


CAUTION:

  • If moisture or foreign material enters the refrigeration cycle, cooling ability will be lowered and abnormal noise or other malfunction could occur. Always plug open fittings immediately after removing any refrigeration cycle parts.

6. Remove the clip. (MZR 2.0).


7. Disconnect the connector.

8. Remove the bolt A.

SKYACTIV-G 2.0


MZR 2.0


MZR 2.5, MZR 2.3 DISI Turbo


9. Remove the cooler hose (LO)..

10. Remove the cooler hose (HI)..

11. Remove the bolt B.

12. Remove the A/C compressor. Do not allow compressor oil to spill..

13. Install in the reverse order of removal.

14. Perform the refrigerant system performance test..

A/C Compressor Installation Note

CAUTION:

  • Due to the high moisture-absorption characteristics of the compressor oil, it may absorb moisture if left over a long period of time thereby negatively affecting A/C operation. Drain the compressor oil and refill within 10 min. of each other.

1. Rotate new A/C compressor shaft six to eight revolutions while collecting refrigerant oil in a clean measuring device. Use this refrigerant oil to refill new compressor. Do not allow refrigerant oil to become contaminated.

2. Rotate old A/C compressor shaft six to eight revolutions while collecting refrigerant oil in a separate, clean measuring device.

3. Compare those oil amounts. The amount of the oil drained from the new A/C compressor should be greater than the old one.

4. Pour the same amount oil of drained from the old A/C compressor back into the new A/C compressor.


  • A/C compressor oil type
  • FD46XG

  • A/C compressor oil sealed volume (approx. quantity)
  • SKYACTIV-G 2.0

    • 100 ml {100 cc, 3.38 fl oz}

  • MZR 2.0, MZR 2.5, MZR 2.3 DISI Turbo

    • 120 ml {120 cc, 4.06 fl oz}

Clip Installation Note

1. Install the clip as shown in the figure.


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Other materials:

Seat Belt Inspection
Belt 1. Verify that the belt is installed properly with no twists or kinks. 2. Verify that there is no damage to the seat belt and no deformation of the metal fittings. If there is any malfunction, replace the seat belt. ELR Except 5HB (rear center seat belt) 1. Verify tha ...

Power Window Main Switch Inspection
1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. 2. Remove the inner garnish. (driver's side). 3. Remove the front door trim. (driver's side). 4. Remove the main switch panel. (driver's side). 5. Connect the power window main switch connector. 6.

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  • Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation

    Mazda 3 Service Manual: AC Compressor RemovalInstallation