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Mazda MX-5 (1989 - 2005)

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Mazda MX-5, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Mazda MX-5. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Mazda MX-5 can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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What's covered

What's covered: 

Mazda MX-5 Marks 1, 2 and ‘2.5’ (NA and NB Series).
Petrol: 1.6 litre (1597cc) and 1.8 litre (1840cc) normally-aspirated engines.

Exclusions: 

Does not cover Mark 3 (NC Series) or automatic transmission; does not fully cover models badged Eunos.
Does not cover turbocharged engines.

Videos included with this online manual

  • Front brake pads replacement
  • Battery removal & replacement
  • Rear light cluster bulbs replacement
  • Coolant replacement
  • Fluid level checks
  • Roadside wheel change
  • Air filter change
  • Headlight bulbs replacement
  • Wiper blade replacement
  • Engine oil and filter change
  • Rear brake pads replacement
  • Rear suspension strut replacement
  • Spark plug replacement

Table of contents

Contents, Safety First!, Roadside repairs, Weekly checks
Chapter 1 : Routine maintenance and servicing
Chapter 2A : Engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2B : Engine removal and overhaul procedures
Chapter 3 : Cooling, heating and ventilation systems
Chapter 4A : Fuel and exhaust systems
Chapter 4B : Emission control systems
Chapter 5A : Starting and charging systems
Chapter 5B : Ignition system
Chapter 6 : Clutch
Chapter 7A : Manual gearbox
Chapter 8 : Final drive, driveshafts and propeller shaft
Chapter 9 : Braking system
Chapter 10 : Suspension and steering
Chapter 11 : Bodywork and fittings
Chapter 12 : Body electrical systems, Wiring diagrams, Reference

Online manual

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Part number: 
AU5565
Language: 
English
UPC: 
699414011469

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  • Print complete sections to take with you into the workshop
  • Troubleshooting section – quickly find the cause of a problem
  • Colour wiring diagrams help track problems quickly and easily
  • Easy search feature – find your job fast
  • Dictionary of automotive terms
  • Quick links to popular DIY tasks and other jobs linked to your task
  • Conversion calculator – imperial and metric units