7.1.4. Dismantling of a telescopic rack

It will be required to you: couplers for suspension bracket springs, a key "on 14", a six-sided key "on 6", a cap key "on 22".
1. Remove a telescopic rack from the car (see. "Removal and installation of a telescopic rack").
2. Clamp a telescopic rack in a vice, squeeze a spring special couplers …
3. … also turn off a shock-absorber rod nut a cap key "on 22", holding a shock-absorber rod from a provorachivaniye a six-sided key "on 6".
4. Remove a restrictive washer of the course of the top support of a rack.
5. Remove the top support of a rack assembled with the bearing …
6. … and limiter of the course of compression of the top support of a rack …
7. … then remove a spring from a damping rack.
8. Remove the buffer of the course of compression and the protection cover from a rod of a damping rack.
9. Remove the bearing from the top support of a rack …
10. … top cup and insulating laying of a spring …
11. … and then separate them.

Note
On the Lada Priora cars the damping rack of a non-demountable design is applied. The failed rack needs to be replaced.

12. Examine details of a telescopic rack.
13. Replace the compression damaged the buffer of the course and the protection cover.
14. Replace the bearing if it moves in the axial direction in the case of a support or jams at a provorachivaniye …
15. … at detection of signs of aging of rubber replace the top support.

Note
Get details with markings …
... on a telescopic rack …
… on the basic bearing …
… and on the top support.

16. Replace a spring if on it cracks are found or its rounds are deformed. For spring draft you prozhmit it before contact of rounds three times. Then apply load of 3356 N (342 kgfs) to a spring. You carry out compression of a spring on a spring axis; basic surfaces have to correspond to surfaces of basic cups on a telescopic rack. If spring length with brown marking (class A) less than 230 mm, replace it with a spring with blue marking (class B).

Note
At the left and on the right install springs of one group on the car. Change springs in couples.

17. Collect a telescopic rack as it should be, the return to dismantling. At the same time put on the protection cover a ring flute of the buffer of the course of compression. Establish a spring so that its ends rested against ledges of the lower and top cups.
18. Finally tighten the top nut of a rod of the shock-absorber on the car standing on the earth.