Mercedes C-Class

W203 since 2000 of release

Repair and operation of the car

+ Mercedes-Benz cars of class C (W-203)
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Cooling system and heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   + Suspension bracket of forward wheels
   + Suspension bracket of back wheels
   + Angles of installation of wheels of the car
   - Steering and safety cushions
      Steering and safety cushions - general information and security measures
      Security measures during the works with a safety cushion
      Removal and installation of the block of a safety cushion on a steering wheel
      Removal and installation of a steering wheel
      Removal and installation of a tip of steering draft
      Removal and installation of a protective cover of the steering mechanism
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+ Onboard electric equipment

Removal and installation of a tip of steering draft



1. Mark with paint the provision of a forward wheel concerning a nave. It will allow to establish at assembly the balanced wheel in its former situation. Weaken bolts of fastening of a wheel before a car poddomkrachivaniye. Lift a forward part of the car, put it on supports and remove a forward wheel.

2. Turn off a lock-nut (1) of internal steering draft. At the same time keep steering draft from a provorachivaniye for a hexagon (2).

3. Turn off the self-stopped nut (3) of the spherical hinge of steering draft (4), holding from a provorachivaniye a pin of the hinge (5) a face key for an internal hexagon. Curtail a nut until the end of a carving, it serves as a support for a stripper and protects a carving from damages.
4. Remove the hinge of steering draft by means of the stripper established on a rotary fist. Turn off a nut.
5. Mark the provision of a tip of steering draft (6) in relation to internal steering draft. For this purpose put with a felt-tip pen strokes on adjacent details.
6. Turn off a tip from internal draft.

For simplification of the subsequent assembly count and write down speed.



7 Screw a tip on internal steering draft according to the written-down speed.
8 Expose a tip on internal steering draft according to the put marks and tighten a lock-nut the moment of 60 Nanometers. At the same time hold a tip for lysk a wrench. At an inhaling you watch to twisting a protective cover.
9 Clear a cone on the spherical hinge.
10 Install the hinge on a rotary fist and fix by the self-stopped nut the moment 55 Nanometers.
11 Establish into place a forward wheel so that the marks put at removal coincided. Previously grease with a thin layer of bearing lubricant the aligning wheel disk belt on a nave. Do not grease bolts of fastening of a wheel. Replace rusty bolts. Wrap bolts. Lower the car on wheels and tighten bolts cross-wise the moment of 110 Nanometers.
12 Check installation of forward wheels for HUNDRED, if necessary adjust.