Mazda 626

1991-1998 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Mazda 626

+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Coupling and half shafts
- 9. Brake system
   9.1. Introduction
   9.2. Technical characteristics
   9.3. System of anti-blocking of brakes (ABS)
   9.4. Brake overlays of disk brakes
   9.5. Brake support
   9.6. Brake disk
   9.7. Brake shoes of drum brakes
   9.8. Wheel cylinder
   9.9. Main brake cylinder
   9.10. Brake tubes and hoses
   9.11. Pumping of the brake system
   9.12. Vacuum amplifier
   9.13. Height and free wheeling of a pedal of a brake
   9.14. Emergency brake
   9.15. Ropes of the emergency brake
   9.16. Switch of an alarm bulb of low level of brake fluid
+ 10. Running gear
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment
+ 13. Electrical circuitries
+ 14. Useful tips


9.6. Brake disk


1. Remove a brake support.
2. Examine a disk surface on existence of scratches or damages. If depth of scratches exceeds 0,3 mm, the surface of a disk needs to be restored.
3. Check a disk beating by means of the dial sensor.
4. If a disk as it should be, process a disk surface an emery paper.
5. Check thickness of a disk and distinction in disk thickness between various sites. Replace a brake disk if it is necessary.


Minimum admissible thickness of a brake disk is usually specified on the disk.


1. Before removal of a brake disk of a forward wheel turn off fixing bolts (are specified by shooters).
2. Remove a fixing arm of a support.
3. If fixing bolts of a brake disk are not turned off, use the special screw-driver.
4. If the brake disk is not removed, twirl two bolts in specially provided openings and tighten them to remove a brake disk.


Installation is carried out upside-down removals.