Auto Manual of VW Passat B5
The maintenance instruction
1. Maintenance service
3. Cooling system
4. Fuel system
5. Engine management
6. An exhaust system
8. A running gear
- 9. A steering
9.2. A safety pillow
9.3. A steering wheel
9.4. Cross-section steering draught
9.5. Installation of the pump of the amplifier of a steering
9.6. Corners of installation of forward wheels
9.7. The basic malfunctions of a suspension bracket and a steering
10. Brake system
11. A body
12. Heating, ventilation
13. An electric equipment
9. A steering
9.1. The general information
Steering wheel with four spokes
The steering consists of a steering wheel, a steering column, the mechanism of a steering and cross-section steering draughts. For convenience of operation of the car steering wheel adjustment on height on 28 mm and in a longitudinal direction on 50 mm is provided.
The steering wheel is fixed on a steering column and transfers effort on gear реечную transfer.
Gear рейка the steering mechanism from each party it is connected to cross-section steering draught by means of the spherical hinge. Steering draughts transfer force through steering tips and rotary fists to forward wheels. The reechnoe steering possesses an easy course and has no люфта at rotation of a steering wheel from an emphasis against the stop. The steering practically does not demand service, however it is necessary to check constantly a condition of protective covers of spherical hinges.
For simplification of turn of a steering wheel the hydraulic amplifier of a steering is established. It consists of the oil pump, a broad tank and маслопроводов. The pump is put in action from the engine through поликлиновой a belt. The pump submits oil from a tank under the big pressure to the valve located in steering transfer. The valve is mechanically connected to shaft of a steering and submits oil in зависимос ти from steering wheel turn to the corresponding party of the working cylinder. Oil presses on the piston gear рейки and at the expense of it supports steering wheel movement. Simultaneously the piston pushes out oil on the other hand the working cylinder through the returnable pipeline back in a broad tank.
In the central part of a steering wheel the air inflatable pillow of safety for the driver is established. The safety air cushion from outside the driver is established as the standard equipment on all models. The safety system joins at inclusion of ignition and becomes more active the gauge of delay included in the block of management. In the presence of malfunction in system of an air cushion of safety on a combination of devices the control bulb lights up.
At performance of any works on the car equipped with an air cushion of safety, at moving and storage of a pillow of safety it is necessary to observe following precautions:
– Not to disconnect the accumulator at the working engine;
In the presence of the lateral pillows of safety established in backs of forward seats, it is necessary to use only covers for the forward seats, recommended by firm a Volkswagen.
Before removal a safety pillow execute following actions:
– Switch off ignition and remove a wire of weight from the accumulator. At removal of a wire of weight from the accumulator in car salon there should not be people;