8.3.4. Adjustment of the mechanism of fixing of a steering column

In need of adjustment of the mechanism of fixing of a column it is necessary:

Fig. 7.1. Steering: 1 — a steering wheel; 2, 25 — the understeering switch; 3 — a lock ring; 4 — a washer; 5 — the bearing; 6 — the plastic plug of the bearing; 7 — the switch (lock) of ignition; 8 — the lower casing; 9 — a shaft of a steering column; 10 — the cardan hinge; 11 — a wedge; 12 — a nut: 13 — the steering driveshaft; 14 — a driveshaft sealant; 15 — the bearing of the cardan hinge; 16 — bearing needles; 17 — a lock ring; 18 — the steering mechanism; 19 — a bipod shaft with the gear sector; 20 — a press butterdish of the cardan hinge; 21 — a pipe of a steering column; 22 — an arm; 23 — the handle of the mechanism of fixing of a steering column; 24 — the top casing; 26 — a nut of fastening of a steering wheel; 27 — an overlay of a steering wheel; 28 — the screw of a ball nut; 29 — the top cover; 30 — adjusting laying; 31, 39 — sealing rings; 32 — a ball of a ball nut, 33 — a ball nut; 34 — a nut; 35 — a bipod; 36 — a cover; 37 — a porolonovy ring; 38 — a lock ring; 40 — the bipod shaft bearing; 41 — a shaft sector; 42 — the bearing of the screw of a ball nut; 43 — an arm; 44 — a case; 45 — a stopper of a jellied opening; 46 — an epiploon; 47 — a protective cover; 48 — a wedge


- to remove the lower casing 8 (see fig. 7.1), having unscrewed two screws and having exempted it from the lower clamp;
- to remove the top casing 24, having brought closer a column as much as possible to the driver;
- having weakened a lock-nut to tighten a bolt the moment of 9,0 — 12,5 N · m (0,9 — 1,25 kgfs · l);
- to record a lock-nut the moment of 14 — 18 N · m (1,4 — 1,8 kgfs · l), having excluded a bolt otvorachivaniye;
- to check fixing of a column;
- to establish the top and lower casings.