5.1.3. Removal, check and installation of a steering column and shaft


Removal

Fig. 5.13. A wire detachment from the negative plug of the rechargeable battery


Disconnect a wire from the negative plug of the rechargeable battery (fig. 5.13).

Fig. 5.14. Safety cushion module


Remove the module of a safety cushion of the driver (fig. 5.14).

NOTE
On models without safety cushion of the driver remove an overlay of the switch of a sound signal.


Fig. 5.15. Nut of fastening of a steering wheel


Turn off самоконтрящуюся a nut of fastening of a steering wheel (fig. 5.15).

Fig. 5.16. Removal of a steering wheel


Put adjusting tags of relative provision of a shaft of steering and a steering wheel, then remove a steering wheel by means of the special tool (fig. 5.16).

Fig. 5.17. Bolts of fastening of the top and lower casings of a steering column


Remove the top and lower casings of a steering column (fig. 5.17).

Fig. 5.18. Sockets of the understeering combined switch


Disconnect sockets from the understeering combined switch (fig. 5.18).

Fig. 5.19. Bolts of fastening of the understeering combined switch


Turn off three bolts of fastening shown in the figure 5.19 then remove the understeering combined switch assembled.

Fig. 5.20. Screws of fastening of the lower cover of the dashboard


Unscrew four screws of fastening shown in the figure 5.20 and remove the lower cover of the dashboard.

Fig. 5.21. Bolts of fastening of a steering column assembled and steering driveshaft


Turn off five bolts of fastening of a steering column assembled and the steering driveshaft, shown in the figure 5.21.

Fig. 5.22. Removal of a steering column and shaft of steering


Turn off bolts and nuts of fastening, then remove a steering column and a shaft of steering assembled (fig. 5.22).

Check
Check a steering shaft for lack of deformation and damages.
Check places of connections for lack of an excessive side play, damages and jamming (smoothness of movement).
Check bearings of cardan hinges of steering for lack of wear and damages.

Installation
Installation is made as it should be, the return to removal.