Peugeot 406

Since 1996 of release

Repair and car operation



Peugeot 406
+ 1. The maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance service
+ 3. The engine
+ 4. Systems of cooling, heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Ignition system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Technical data
   10.2. Prorolling of hydraulic brake system
   10.3. Brake pipelines and hoses
   10.4. Replacement of lobbies brake колодок
   10.5. Replacement back brake колодок
   10.6. Replacement back brake колодок on drum-type brakes
   10.7. A forward brake disk
   10.8. A back brake disk
   10.9. A back brake drum
   10.10. A support of a forward brake
   10.11. A support of a back wheel
   10.12. The back brake cylinder
   10.13. The main brake cylinder
   10.14. A brake pedal
   10.15. The vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10.16. The unilateral valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   10.17. Adjustment of a manual brake
   10.18. The lever of a manual brake
   10.19. A cable of a manual brake
   10.20. Brake колодки a manual brake (model with disk brakes)
   10.21. The valve of adjustment of pressure in brake system
   10.22. The stoplight switch
   10.23. Antiblocking system of brakes (ABS)
   10.24. The vacuum pump (cars with the diesel engine)
   10.25. Check of the vacuum pump on cars with diesel engines
+ 11. A suspension bracket and a steering
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. The basic malfunctions


10.17. Adjustment of a manual brake

MODELS WITH BACK DRUM-TYPE BRAKES

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. For check of adjustment of a manual brake completely release it, some times press a pedal of a brake for installation of a normal working backlash between brake колодками and a drum, tighten a manual brake some times for correct installation of the automatic mechanism of adjustment of a manual brake.
2. For check of correctness of adjustment of a manual brake tighten the lever of a manual brake against the stop and count quantity of clicks which should make 10–11. If the quantity of clicks differs from specified, it is necessary to make adjustment as follows.
3. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
4. For access to a regulator of a manual brake unscrew nuts and bolts and remove the thermal screen.
5. Completely release the lever of a manual brake, ослабьте a counternut.
6. Rotating a regulator on the left forward party of the mechanism, establish a backlash (it is specified by an arrow) 0,5–1 mm between a forward and right back cable. Tighten a counternut.
7. Check up adjustment of a manual brake, having counted quantity of clicks of the lever.
8. Establish the thermal screen and lower the car.

MODELS WITH BACK DISK BRAKES

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. For check of adjustment of a manual brake completely tighten its lever.
2. Count quantity of clicks as the ratchet mechanism. At correctly adjusted manual brake the full tightening occurs on 6–7 click.

Adjustment brake колодок

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove both back wheels. Using flat-nose pliers, take a stopper from a forward part of the brake disk opening access to a regulator of brakes.
2. Turning a brake disk, establish an aperture for adjustment opposite to a regulator колодок a manual brake.
3. Be convinced that the manual brake is completely released, then insert a screw-driver through an aperture for adjustment and completely unclench brake колодки a manual brake, rotating an adjusting ring.
4. After full затормаживания a disk brake колодками turn an adjusting ring in the opposite direction on 5–6 teeths therefore the brake disk should rotate freely.
5. Establish a stopper closing an adjusting aperture in a brake disk.
6. Repeat actions on adjustment of a backlash brake колодок on the second wheel.
7. Establish wheels and adjust a cable of a manual brake.