Mazda 3 since 2003
1. Operation and maintenance of the car
2. Engine
3. Transmission
4. Running gear
5. Steering mechanism
6. Brake system
7. Onboard electric equipment
8. Body
8.1. General information
8.2. Hinged components of a body
8.3. Body glazing
8.3.1. Removal of a windshield
8.3.2. Installation of a windshield
8.3.3. External rear-view mirrors
8.3.4. Removal and installation of an external mirror with the electric drive
8.3.5. Dismantling and assembly of an external mirror with the electric drive
8.4. Seats
8.5. Conditioner and heater
8.6. Tables
 








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8.3.1. Removal of a windshield

Disconnect a negative wire from the rechargeable battery.
Remove the following elements:
– the windshield screen wiper lever with a brush;
– front guard lattice;
– rear-view mirror;
– the rain sensor (Cars with automatic system of cleaning of a windshield);
– overlay of a forward rack;
– antisolar peak;
– mate lamp.
Take aside a roof upholstery.
Apply a protective tape on edge of the case.
Apply a protective tape on the dashboard to exclude its damage.

Линии среза уплотнителя ветрового стекла
Fig. 8.38. Lines of a cut of a sealant of a windshield


Cut off a windshield fringing ledge the razor (fig. 8.38).

NOTE
Cars with automatic system of cleaning of a windshield have the sensor which is built in a windshield. If the sensor fails, it has to be replaced together with a windshield. After initial setup of the sensor of a rain it cannot be used with other sensor of automatic system of cleaning of a windshield therefore the rain sensor also has to be replaced with new.

Reuse of a windshield
Remove a basis.

Линии среза уплотнителя ветрового стекла
Fig. 8.39. Lines of a cut of a sealant of a windshield


Cut off a sealant on glass perimeter, using a stripper of a sealant (fig. 8.39).
Extend a sealant.
Remove a windshield.
Reuse of a windshield

NOTE
Before removal of a windshield mark the provision of glass a tape naleivaniye on a windshield and panels of a body.


Отверстие в уплотнителе
Fig. 8.40. An opening in a sealant


Pricker make an opening in a sealant working from interior of the car (fig. 8.40).

Установка струны
Fig. 8.41. Installation of a string


Pass the special device (string) through an opening, having cut off it to the necessary length (fig. 8.41).
Wind the ends of special adaptation (string) around cores.

NOTE
Cut a sealant working with adaptation as a saw, the string has to work on all length to prevent its break owing to a local overheat.


Срезание уплотнителя
Fig. 8.42. Cutting of a sealant


Holding one end of special adaptation (string) and extending another, cut off a sealant on windshield perimeter.

NOTE
As the top part of a pin is pasted to a sealant, cut off it special adaptation (string).

Cut out pins.
Remove a windshield.
Mark provisions of pins and remove pins from a windshield.
Remove a windshield fringing.

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