Skoda Fabia

since 2000 release

Repair and operation of the car



Skoda Fabia
+ 1.1. Description of the car
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Lubrication system
+ 4. Power supply system
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ 7. Transmission and running gear
- 8. Steering
   8.1. Removal and installation of a steering wheel
   8.2. Removal and installation of returnable and contact rings assembled
   + 8.3. Steering column
   - 8.4. The steering mechanism (without amplifier)
      8.4.1. Replacement of a tip of steering draft
      8.4.2. Removal of the steering mechanism
      8.4.3. Installation of the steering mechanism
      8.4.4. Check and adjustment of provision of a lath of the steering mechanism
      8.4.5. Check and adjustment of a gap between a gear wheel and a lath
      8.4.6. Replacement of steering draft
   + 8.5. The steering mechanism (with the amplifier)
+ 9. Brake system
+ 10. Electric equipment
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electrical circuitries



8.4.6. Replacement of steering draft

GENERAL INFORMATION

Detachment of steering draft from a lath (without amplifier)

1 – case of the steering mechanism;

2 – lath;

3 – the cap-type nut;

4 – steering draft

Fastening of a protective cover of the steering mechanism

1 – case of the steering mechanism;

2 – collar;

3 – special pincers;

4 – protective cover;

5 – steering draft

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove the steering mechanism from the car (see subsection 8.4.2).
2. Clear the steering mechanism of dirt, especially in places of landing of protective covers.
3. Remove external 3 (see rice. Details of the steering mechanism (steering without amplifier)) and internal the 5th collars of fastening of a protective cover.
4. Shift a protective cover 4 from a case of the steering mechanism aside.
5. Clamp a lath 2 (see rice. A detachment of steering draft from a lath (without amplifier)) the steering mechanism in a vice with slips from soft metal so that lath teeths did not get to a vice.
6. Disconnect steering draft 4 from a lath 2, having turned off the cap-type nut 3.
7. Measure length of old draft. It will help at installation of a tip on new draft approximately to keep a convergence of wheels.
8. Having turned off a tip 1 (see rice. Details of the steering mechanism (steering without amplifier)), remove from draft the 6th protective cover 4. Replace the protective cover torn, cracked or lost elasticity.
9. Establish on new draft the 6th protective cover 4 with collars 3 and 5 and screw a tip 1 on draft according to earlier measured size.

Prevention

Apply collars of fastening of a protective cover only of an original design and production of the famous manufacturers.


10. Connect steering thirst for a lath, having screwed the cap-type nut on a lath.
11. Clear places of landing of a protective cover 4 on a case of the steering mechanism and draft.
12. Grease with jellied lubricant of a flute in places of a prileganiye of a protective cover.
13. Establish a protective cover 4 on seats, watching that it was not overwound.
14. Fix a protective cover 4 (see rice. Fastening of a protective cover of the steering mechanism) new collars 2 by means of special pincers 3.
15. Install the steering mechanism on the car. At the same time modify the provision of a tip of draft at connection it to the rotary lever.
16. Check and, if necessary, adjust the angles of installation of wheels.

The moment of an inhaling of fastening of steering thirst for a lath of the steering mechanism – 80 N · m.