12.6. Steering shaft

Steering shaft

1 – safety cushion of the driver;
2 – lock nut;
3 – steering wheel;
4 – casing of a steering column;
5 – spiral spring;
6 – the combined switch;
7 – lower casing;
8 – adjusting plate;
9 – dustproof cover;
10 – coupling bolt;
11 – lock of a steering wheel;
12 – steering column assembled;
13 – universal hinge;
14 – intermediate shaft

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Disconnect a wire from the negative plug of the rechargeable battery.
2. Establish forward wheels for the rectilinear movement.
3. Turn out four bolts and remove a safety cushion from a steering wheel.
4. Disconnect the electric socket from the switch of a sound signal.
5. Apply combination tags on a steering shaft and a steering wheel, for the correct repeated installation.
6. Turn out a lock nut and remove a spring ring from an end face of a steering shaft.
7. A stripper, remove a steering wheel.

Prevention

Do not remove a steering wheel, striking with the hammer that to a shaft end face. It will lead to damage of bearings and carvings of a shaft.


8. Turn out three lower screws and remove casings of a steering column.
9. Turn out three screws of fastening of the combined switch.

10. Disconnect the electric socket from the combined switch.

11. Shifting on a steering column, remove the combined switch.
12. Disconnect the electric socket from the ignition lock.
13. Turn out the screw of fastening of the lock of ignition.
14. Remove the ignition lock.
15. Turn out two coupling bolts of fastening of the universal hinge.
16. Turn out two lower nuts of fastening of an arm of a steering column.
17. Turn out two top bolts of fastening of an arm of a steering column.
18. Remove a steering column from the car.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Install a steering column in the car.
2. Screw two lower nuts of fastening of an arm of a steering column.
3. Screw two top bolts of fastening of an arm of a steering column.

Inhaling moment:
Nuts: 16–23 N • m
Bolts: 16–23 N • m

4. Screw two coupling bolts of fastening of the universal hinge.

Inhaling moment: 18–26 N • m

5. Put the ignition lock.
6. Connect the electric socket to the ignition lock.
7. Connect the electric socket to the combined switch.
8. Install the combined switch on a steering column.
9. Establish the top and lower casings of a steering column.
10. Screw three screws of fastening of casings of a steering column.
11. Connect sockets, and establish a spiral spring on a shaft of a steering column.
12. According to earlier put tags establish a steering wheel.
13. Establish a spring ring and screw a lock nut.

Inhaling moment: 39–49 N • m

14. Connect the electric socket of a sound signal.
15. Establish a safety cushion.
16. Connect a wire to the negative plug of the rechargeable battery.