5.2. Repair of the steering mechanism

Shipping protection
Check of a steering column on absence of damage
Removal and installation of a steering column
Control of operability of the lock
Amplifier of steering
Steering centering
Removal and installation of the amplifier of steering (left wheel)
Adjustment of the steering mechanism with the hydraulic booster
Removal and installation of the pump of the hydraulic booster
Removal and installation of the pump of the hydraulic booster, cars with the 4-cylinder engine
Removal and installation of the pump of the hydraulic booster, cars with the 6-cylinder petrol engine
Removal and installation of the pump of the hydraulic booster, cars with the 6-cylinder TDI engine of 2,5 l




NOTE
The steering column is delivered as a spare detail only assembled. Repair of a column is impossible.

The steering lock with the switch an ignition / starter without larva of the lock can be remade.

NOTE
Do not separate the gear mechanism between the top and lower parts of a steering column.
Shift is more, than on ±5 cm can lead to damage of a steering column.

Fig. 5.9. A steering wheel with a safety cushion: 1 – covering of the understeering switch; 2 – steering wheel; 3 – the plug of the carrying-out element in the form of a flat spring; 4 – safety cushion plug; 5 – plug of a sound signal; 6 – safety cushion; 7 – the screw with an internal asterisk, 50 N · m; 8 – screw; 9 – lever of adjustment of a steering column


Fig. 5.10. Components of a steering column: 1 – fixing plate; 2 – sryvny screw, 15 N · m; 3 – steering column; 4 – the steering lock with the switch an ignition / starter without lock larva; 5 – the combined screw, 22 N · m; 6 – amplifier of steering