Mazda 6 manuals

Mazda 6 Service Manual: Wheel and tire

WHEEL BALANCE ADJUSTMENT (16 INCH AND 17 INCH ALUMINUM ALLOY WHEEL)

Caution

Adhesive-type Balance Weight (Outer)

1. Remove the old balance weight from the wheel.

2. Remove the double-sided adhesive tape remaining on the wheel, then clean and degrease the bonding area.

3. Set the wheel on a wheel balancer, measure the amount of unbalance and the position with the mode set for knock-type balance weight.

4. Multiply the amount of unbalance by 1.6

to get the balance weight value.

5. Select a balance weight closest to the weight value and attach the balance weight on the position (outer) indicated by the wheel balancer.


Example calculation of balance weight value Indicated amount of unbalance: 23 g {0.81 oz} 23 g {0.81 oz}×1.6 = 36.8 g {1.30 oz} Selected balance weight value: 35 g {1.24 oz}

Note

When selecting a balance weight, select one closest to the calculated value.

Example: 32.4 g {1.14 oz}= 30 g {1.06 oz}, 32.5 g {1.15 oz}= 35 g {1.24 oz}

Caution

6. If attaching 2 balance weights, position them so that each is on either side of the position indicated by the wheel balancer.


Caution

Knock-type Balance Weight (Inner)

1. Measure the amount of unbalance with a wheel balancer.

2. Attach a balance weight corresponding to the measured weight value on the position (inner) indicated by the wheel balancer.


Caution

Remaining Amount of Unbalance Confirmation

1. After installing the outer and inner balance weights, operate the wheel balancer again.

2. Confirm that the remaining unbalance does not exceed followings on either side.


Allowable remaining unbalance value (g)


Rear wheel alignment
Specification (Unloaded)*1 Normal Elevated*3 *1 : Engine coolant and engine oil are at specified level. Spare tire, jack and tools are in designated position. *2 : Difference between left an ...

Front suspension
...

Other materials:

Mazda 6 Service Manual: Operating Tips for WMA
WMA is short for Windows Media*1 Audio and is the audio compression format used by Microsoft*1. Audio data can be created and stored at a higher compression ratio than MP3. This unit plays files with the extension (.wma) as WMA files. *1 Windows Media and Microsoft are registered trademarks of ...

Mazda 6 Service Manual: Heating
1. Set the mode selector dial to the position. 2. Set the air intake selector to the outside air position (indicator light turns off). 3. Set the temperature control dial to the hot position. 4. Set the fan control dial to the desired speed. 5. If dehumidified heating is desired, turn on the ...

© 2016-2021 Copyright www.mazda6info.net