How to Troubleshoot a Mazda Miata 1990?

Answer The Mazda Miata is a great little roadster but even it can break down on occasion. Thankfully the Mazda Miata comes with an error-code system that can be read by an on-board diagnostics reader, als... Read More »

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How to Set the Timing on a 1990 Mazda Miata?

The 1990 Mazda Miata features a 1.6 liter engine and was the first generation of the car. Adjusting the timing on a Mazda Miata should not be done by anyone who does not have a good understanding o... Read More »

How to Remove Air Bags From the Steering Wheel of a 1990 Mazda Miata?

The 1990 Mazda Miata has a driver-side and passenger-side air bag. The wiring to Mazda Miata air bags is identified by blue connections. There are four crash sensors, two on the sides of the front ... Read More »

How to Change the Timing Belt on a 1990 Through 2000 Mazda Miata?

The Mazda 1.6 and the 1.8 engines have the same timing belt replacement procedures. They are considered free-wheeling engines - the possibility of engine damage in the event of a belt failure is mi... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot Mazda Miata Headlights?

The headlights in a Mazda Miata are generally of two types. Some Miatas use the factory "flip up" style headlights, where a motor raises and lowers the headlight assembly out of the front bumper ar... Read More »