Mazda Trucks 1987-1993 Repair Guide

Door and Liftgate Locks

Print

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



A key code is stamped on the lock cylinder to aid in replacing lost keys.

Pickups and MPV

See Figures 1 and 2



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Fig. 1: MPV liftgate lock assembly and components



Click image to see an enlarged view

Fig. Fig. 2: Typical key lock assembly removal/installation

  1. Remove the door trim panel.
  2.  
  3. Pull the weathersheet, gently, away from the door lock access holes.
  4.  
  5. Using a screwdriver, push the lock cylinder retaining clip upward, noting the position of the lock cylinder.
  6.  
  7. Remove the lock cylinder from the door.
  8.  
  9. Install the lock cylinder in reverse of removal. It's a good idea to open the window before checking the lock operation, just in case it doesn't work properly.
  10.  

Navajo

See Figure 2

  1. Remove the trim panel and watershield.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the actuating rod from the lock control link clip.
  4.  
  5. Slide the retainer away from the lock cylinder.
  6.  
  7. Remove the cylinder from the door.
  8.  
  9. Use a new gasket when installing to ensure a watertight fit. Lubricate the cylinder with suitable oil recommended for this application.
  10.  

 
label.common.footer.alt.autozoneLogo