How to Set the Clock on a Mazda 5

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Most automotive clocks are built into a car's radio. However, in the Mazda5, the clock is a separate unit. The clock shares its panel with the ambient temperature display screen, which is a few inches above the radio.

This is a helpful set-up as it allows you to keep the factory clock even if you install an aftermarket radio. Setting the Mazda5's clock only takes you a couple of minutes.

  • Most automotive clocks are built into a car's radio.
  • Setting the Mazda5's clock only takes you a couple of minutes.

Turn the Mazda5's ignition on. The engine does not have to be running.

Examine the control panel beneath the clock display. You'll see three buttons: "H," "M" and ":00."

Hold down "H" to adjust the clock's hour. The digit will slowly advance. Release "H" when the hour is correct.

  • Examine the control panel beneath the clock display.
  • Hold down "H" to adjust the clock's hour.

Hold down "M" to adjust the clock's minute. Release the button.

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