Audi 80/Avant (B4)

Audi 80/Avant
The description
System of release of the fulfilled gases
Cooling system
Fuel tank and the fuel pump
The air filter and intake channels
Injection system
Transmission and transmission
- Suspension bracket and steering
   The control of a condition of a casing of the steering mechanism
   Check of dustproof covers and backlash tips of cross-section steering draughts
   Check of dustproof covers of hinges of a forward suspension bracket
   Check backlash a steering
   Check wedge or semi wedge a belt
   Check of level of a working liquid
   Check backlash the bearing of a nave of a wheel
   The list of malfunctions
   Adjustment of corners of installation of wheels
   Measurement of adjustment of corners of installation of wheels
   The list of malfunctions
   Running gear and steering repair
   Repair of a forward suspension bracket
   Repair of a back suspension bracket
   Steering repair
   The list of malfunctions
   Adjustment of the steering mechanism
   Refuelling by a liquid and prorolling of hydrosystem of the amplifier of a wheel
   Safety pillow
   Safety precautions requirements
Brake system
Antiblocking system of brakes
Wheels and tyres
body electrosystem
Ignition system
Signalling devices
Devices and auxiliary devices
Heating and ventilation
Body elements
Search of malfunctions

Check of dustproof covers and backlash tips of cross-section steering draughts

It is necessary to check regularly a condition of dustproof cuffs (marksman) of tips of cross-section steering draughts. The cracked cuff passes a moisture and a dirt in the hinge of cross-section steering draught, paternal that breaks. With the torn cuffs it is necessary to replace tips of cross-section steering draughts completely, it is impossible to get separately cuffs as запчасть.

The sharnirnye tips of steering draughts located on the external ends, consist of the steel spherical heads enclosed in a plastic cup with addition of a small amount of greasing, and in itself they do not demand servicing. Their protection against a dust and a moisture is provided with the rubber dustproof covers which condition is necessary for supervising more often:


  1. Check dustproof covers on all surface on presence of cracks.
  2. Tips of the cross-section steering draughts, which covers have cracked, always it is necessary to consider defective – to replace.
  3. Whether is available for hinges люфт, you can define, having raised the car and shaking a wheel in one and other party round its vertical axis or shaking cross-section steering draught.
  4. Other possibility: ask the assistant to turn a wheel, and try a hand on the hinge, whether is available люфт (the car costs on the earth).
  5. If it is established люфт it is necessary to replace a tip of cross-section steering draught immediately!
  6. Presence backlash in rezino-metal hinges of cross-section steering draught in a junction with the steering mechanism is in the same way checked. If one of bearings is defective, it is necessary to replace all steering draught, unfortunately.