2.16. Suspension bracket and steering check
1. Check "these knots is recommended to be combined with any procedure at which the forward part of the car rises.
2. Signs of malfunction of a steering and a suspension bracket are raised люфт a wheel, a strong inclination of a body at passage of turns, body vibrations at driving on rough road, wheel jamming at turn.
3. Check up work of shock-absorbers for what some times sharply press each corner of the car and release, If after one-two pressing the car body does not come back in a starting position it specifies in an exit of shock-absorbers out of operation and necessity of their replacement. By pressing and отпускании the car listen to sounds which publish suspension bracket details.
4. Lift a forward part the car and establish on supports.
5. Check up a condition of all fastenings, and also leaks from the steering mechanism and shock-absorbers.
6. Clear and check up integrity of sealants of spherical support and tips of steering draughts.
7. Check up люфт bearings, having shaken a wheel in a vertical plane. At notable люфте adjust bearings.
8. Ask the assistant to shake a wheel in a horizontal plane, observing of spherical support and tips of draughts. Attentively check up люфты all spherical hinges connecting сошку with lateral draughts, the pendular lever and the central cross-section draught. The pendular lever fastens to bolts to a frame. Preliminary check up an inhaling of all fastenings.
9. Check up люфт in the steering mechanism for what keeping сошку turn a wheel (it is carried out with the assistant). Wheel moving at motionless сошке specifies in deterioration of the steering mechanism. If люфт it is observed only in position of wheels corresponding to driving on a straight line the worm of a steering reducer If люфт it is observed in any position is worn out, up to a full reversing of wheels the shaft bearing сошки is worn out. In deterioration of a reducer also specify oil leaks. In this case the reducer should be removed for check and repair.
10. Check up люфт on a rim of a wheel which should not exceed 35 mm. Raised люфт specifies in deterioration of hinges and the steering mechanism.
11. Check up a condition of details of a back suspension bracket (rubber plugs, fastenings, etc.).