VW Passat B5

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car



Foltsvagen Passat B5
+ Maintenance instruction
+ 1. Maintenance
+ 2. Engines
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Engine management
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Running gear
- 9. Steering
   9.2. Safety cushion
   9.3. Steering wheel
   9.4. Cross steering draft
   9.5. Installation of the pump of the amplifier of steering
   9.6. Angles of installation of forward wheels
   9.7. Main malfunctions of a suspension bracket and steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Heating, ventilation
+ 13. Electric equipment






9.7. Main malfunctions of a suspension bracket and steering

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prevention

Before definition of malfunction of a suspension bracket or steering check pressure in tires, lack of a podtormozhivaniye of wheels and that on the car identical tires are installed.


MALFUNCTION
REASON
The car takes away in one party The tire is faulty
Strong wear of elements of a suspension bracket or steering
The angles of installation of forward wheels are incorrectly adjusted
Accident damage of an element of steering and suspension bracket
Beating and vibration of a wheel Forward wheels are not balanced. At the same time vibration is felt on a steering wheel
Back wheels are not balanced. At the same time vibration is transferred to all car
Damage or deformation of wheels
Damage or deformation of the tire
Wear of spherical hinges, plugs or elements of steering or forward suspension bracket
Bolts of fastening of wheels are weakened
When braking and on turns the loud scratch appears Shock-absorbers are faulty
The spring of a suspension bracket is damaged or sank or suspension bracket elements are faulty
Damage of the stabilizer of cross stability or elements of its fastening
The car takes away in different directions The angles of installation of forward wheels are incorrectly adjusted
Wear of spherical hinges, plugs or elements of steering or forward suspension bracket
Wheels are not balanced
Damage of tires
Bolts of fastening of wheels weakened
Shock-absorbers are faulty
Hard steering The spherical hinge of steering or the spherical hinge of a suspension bracket is jammed
Damage or the wrong adjustment of a tension of an auxiliary driving belt on models with the amplifier of steering
The angles of installation of forward wheels are incorrectly adjusted
Steering draft or steering transfer are damaged
Side play in steering The elastic coupling of a steering shaft and steering transfer is worn-out
Spherical hinges of steering drafts are worn-out
Steering transfer is worn-out
Spherical hinges of the plug and elements of steering or suspension bracket are worn-out
Efficiency of the amplifier of steering is reduced Damage or the wrong adjustment of a tension of an auxiliary driving belt on models with the amplifier of steering
Low level of liquid in the amplifier of steering
Hoses in hydraulic system of the amplifier of steering are hammered
The pump of the amplifier of steering is faulty
Steering transfer is faulty