11.9.2. Removal and installation of the lock of a cowl and safety hook

Lock of a cowl of a non-demountable design. In it it is possible to replace only two returnable springs. Lock springs identical.
You will need a key "on 10".
1. Remove a front bumper (see. "Removal and installation of a front bumper").
2. Mark the provision of washers concerning a body. It will facilitate further adjustment of position of the lock.
3. Turn out two bolts of fastening of the lock.
4. Turn the lock on 180 ° and remove it because of the amplifier 1 with a strut to get access to the place of fastening of thirst for the lever 2 locks. Disconnect draft from the lever (see. "Replacement of draft of the drive of the lock of a cowl").
5. Replace the broken, burst or stretched springs. For this purpose the screw-driver disconnect a spring at first from the lever, and then from a loop on the lock case. Establish a new spring as it should be, the return to removal. At the same time it is more convenient to connect a spring to the lever flat-nose pliers.
6. Put the lock as it should be, the return to removal. After that check ease of opening and reliability of locking of the lock of a cowl and if necessary adjust position of the lock (see. "Adjustment of position of the lock of a cowl").
7. For replacement of a safety hook of a cowl mark the provision of its arm concerning a cowl. It will facilitate further adjustment of provision of a hook. Turn off two nuts of fastening of a safety hook and remove a hook. At installation of a hook before a final inhaling of nuts adjust the provision of a hook at the expense of the increased openings in an arm. Finally tighten bolts after be convinced that the hook reliably holds a cowl in the closed state, and the cowl freely opens when pressing the hook handle.