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 during the passing of turns, body vibrations when driving on the rough road, wheel jamming at turn.
3. Check operation of shock-absorbers for what several times sharply press each corner of the car and release, If after one-two pressing the body of the car does not come back to a starting position, it indicates an exit of shock-absorbers out of operation and need of their replacement. By pressing and an otpuskaniye of the car listen to sounds which publish suspension bracket details.
4. Lift a forward part the car and establish on supports.
5. Check a condition of all fastenings, and also leaks from the steering mechanism and shock-absorbers.
6. Clear and check integrity of sealants of spherical support and tips of steering drafts.
7. Check люфт bearings, having shaken a wheel in the vertical plane. At notable люфте adjust bearings.
8. Ask the assistant to shake a wheel in the horizontal plane, watching spherical support and tips of drafts. Attentively check люфты all the spherical hinges connecting a soshka to lateral drafts, the pendular lever and the central cross-section draft. The pendular lever fastens to bolts to a frame. Previously check an inhaling of all fastenings.
9. Check люфт in the steering mechanism for what holding a soshka turn a wheel (it is carried out with the assistant). Wheel moving at a motionless soshka indicates wear of the steering mechanism. If люфт it is observed only in the provision of wheels corresponding to driving on a straight line, the worm of a steering reducer If люфт it is observed in any situation is worn-out, up to a full reversing of wheels, the bearing of a shaft of a soshka is worn-out. To wear of a reducer also point oil leaks. In this case the reducer should be removed for check and repair.
10. Check люфт on a rim of a wheel which should not exceed 35 mm. Raised люфт points to wear of hinges and the steering mechanism.
11. Check a condition of details of a back suspension bracket (rubber plugs, fastenings, etc.).