Peugeot 405

1987-1997 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Peugeot 405
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Lubrication systems, coolings
+ 6. System of release
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
- 10. Steering
   10.1. Technical characteristic
   10.2. Steering wheel
   10.3. Steering column
   10.4. Ignition lock
   10.5. Steering transfer
   10.6. Replacement of protective covers of the steering mechanism
   10.7. Removal of air from system of steering with the amplifier
   10.8. Pump of the amplifier of steering
   10.9. Check of level of oil in system of steering with the hydraulic booster
   10:10. Tip of steering draft
   10:11. Steering draft
   10:12. Angles of installation of wheels
   10:13. Changes in system of steering
+ 11. Suspension brackets
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment


10:10. Tip of steering draft


1. To lift a forward part of the car and to record on supports. To remove the corresponding forward wheel.
2. Using a chertilka to note position of the spherical hinge on steering draft.
3. To record steering draft and to unscrew a lock-nut of the spherical hinge (it is specified by an arrow) on a quarter of a turn. Not to move a lock-nut from this situation as it will serve as a reference point at installation of the new spherical hinge.
4. To unscrew a nut of fastening of the spherical hinge to a rotary fist and to remove the spherical hinge from it.
5. To unscrew the spherical hinge from steering draft, having counted the exact speed of the spherical hinge.
6. To count number of full rounds of a carving between the end of the spherical hinge and a lock-nut. If it is necessary to install the new spherical hinge, to unscrew a lock-nut from the old hinge.
7. To carefully clear the spherical hinge and its carving. If the hinge has a side play or its protective cover is damaged, it needs to be replaced.


1. If the new spherical hinge of steering draft is installed, to screw on it a lock-nut on that quantity of rounds which was on the old spherical hinge at removal.
2. To screw up the spherical hinge in steering draft on the same speed, as at removal. At the same time the lock-nut on the hinge has to be established on a quarter of a turn of steering draft.
3. To establish a pin of the spherical hinge in a rotary fist, to fix by a new nut and to tighten it the required moment.
4. To establish a wheel and to lower the car.
5. To check and if necessary to adjust the angles of installation of forward wheels. After that to tighten a lock-nut of the spherical hinge of steering draft.

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