Mazda 626

1991-1998 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Mazda 626

+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
- 3. Engines
   + 3.1. Petrol engines (1,6 and 1,8 liters)
   + 3.2. Petrol 4-cylinder engine (2 liters)
   + 3.3. Petrol V6 engine (2,5 liters)
   + 3.4. Partition of engines (1,6 and 1,8 liters)
   + 3.5. Partition of engines (2,0 and 2,5 liters of V6)
   + 3.6. Diesel engine 2,0 liters
   - 3.7. Systems of electric equipment of the engine
      3.7.1. Introduction
      3.7.2. Technical characteristics
      3.7.3. Accumulator
      + 3.7.4. System of ignition
      3.7.5. System of recharge of the accumulator
      3.7.6. Generator
      - 3.7.7. Starter and system of start of the engine The involving starter relay
+ 4. Heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Coupling and half shafts
+ 9. Brake system
+ 10. Running gear
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment
+ 13. Electrical circuitries
+ 14. Useful tips


3.7.7. Starter and system of start of the engine


The system of start of the engine consists of the accumulator, a starter, the involving relay and connecting wires. The involving relay is located on a starter.

During the work with system of start of the engine observe the precautionary measures provided for work with system of electric equipment of the engine.

Work check a starter and the involving relay
1. The involving relay

2. Starter

3. Vice

4. Ignition lock

1. First of all, check connecting wires and reliability of connections. Check accumulator charging. Check reliability of fastening of a starter. Check safety locks and the blocking switch on the transmission.
2. If the starter rotates slowly, check giving of tension for a starter. It should not fall lower than 8,0 Volts.
3. If starter supply voltage as it should be, however, a starter does not work, remove a starter and check operation of the involving relay. Replace a starter or the relay if it is necessary.

Removal and installation

1. Disconnect a wire of the minus plug of the accumulator.
2. Remove the air filter and an airintaking branch pipe.
Models with the 4-cylinder engine
3. Remove the arm located between an inlet collector and a starter.
Models with the 6-cylinder engine and the automatic transmission
4. Disconnect a switching rope from the lever on the transmission.
5. Disconnect sockets of connection of the wires preventing removal of a starter and remove wires aside.
6. Remove a fixing arm of a rope of gear shifting.
All models
7. Mark and disconnect wires from plugs on the starter relay. Turn off fixing bolts (are specified by shooters) and remove a starter (at the left – models with the 4-cylinder engine, on the right – models with the 6-cylinder engine).
8. Installation is carried out upside-down removals.