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
- 11. A suspension bracket and a steering
   11.1. Technical data
   11.2. Rotary fists
   11.3. Replacement of forward bearings of a nave
   11.4. A forward rack
   11.5. Repair of a forward rack
   11.6. The bottom lever of a forward suspension bracket
   11.7. The bottom spherical hinge of a forward suspension bracket
   11.8. The stabilizer of cross-section stability of a forward suspension bracket
   11.9. A side scene of the stabilizer of cross-section stability of a forward suspension bracket
   11.10. The bottom frame of a forward suspension bracket
   11.11. A nave of a back wheel
   11.12. Replacement of bearings of a back nave
   11.13. The shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket
   11.14. A cylindrical spring of a back suspension bracket
   11.15. A pin of a nave of a back suspension bracket
   11.16. The bottom lever of a back suspension bracket
   11.17. The top lever of a back suspension bracket
   11.18. The directing lever of a back suspension bracket
   11.19. Draught of a back suspension bracket
   11.20. The stabilizer of cross-section stability of a back suspension bracket
   11.21. A side scene of the stabilizer of cross-section stability of a back suspension bracket
   11.22. A steering wheel
   11.23. A steering column
   11.24. An intermediate shaft of a steering column
   11.25. The ignition lock
   11.26. The steering mechanism
   11.27. Replacement of protective covers of the steering mechanism
   11.28. Removal of air from system of a steering with the amplifier
   11.29. The pump of the amplifier of a steering
   11.30. The spherical hinge of steering draught
   11.31. Steering draught
   11.32. Corners of installation of wheels
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. The basic malfunctions


11.13. The shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. On models a sedan (Saloon) remove a luggage space upholstery for what by means of the lever take the central part of a percussion cap and turn away furnish of a luggage space for access to the top fastening of the shock-absorber (the arrow specifies a nut of the top fastening).
2. On models комби (Estate) open a back door and remove furnish of a luggage space from the demanded party for what unscrew screws and remove a back plate of furnish.
3. Then by means of the lever take the central part of percussion caps of fastening, remove a plastic pocket and displace furnish of a luggage space for access to fastening of the top part of the shock-absorber (the arrow specifies a nut of the top fastening of the back shock-absorber on models Estate).
4. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a corresponding back wheel.
5. Using a jack, lift the bottom lever until the cylindrical spring of a back suspension bracket will not be slightly compressed.
6. In a luggage space unscrew the top nut of fastening of the shock-absorber and remove the top rubber washer.
7. From below the car unscrew the bottom bolt of fastening of the shock-absorber and take from under the car the shock-absorber with rubber elements of installation and an emphasis. Remove from the shock-absorber a dustproof cover and an emphasis.

Check

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Check up the shock-absorber on tightness and mechanical damages.
2. Moving a shock-absorber rod, check up uniformity of its course.
3. Resistance to moving of a rod of the shock-absorber in both directions should be uniform and smooth. If moving non-uniformly, or on the shock-absorber there are visible damages, it is necessary to replace it.
4. Also it is necessary to check up a condition of rubber pillows.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Grease an installation site of the bottom bolt of fastening of the shock-absorber with means Molykote G Rapide Plus.
2. Establish on the shock-absorber an emphasis and a dustproof cover.
3. Completely take a rod of the shock-absorber and establish the shock-absorber in the car. From a luggage space establish on a shock-absorber rod a rubber pillow and on some turns wrap the top nut of fastening of the shock-absorber.
4. Combine the bottom part of the shock-absorber with an installation site on the bottom lever, establish a bolt and screw on it a new nut, without tightening definitively.
5. Tighten the top nut of fastening of the shock-absorber the demanded moment and establish luggage space furnish.
6. Establish a back wheel and lower the car. Shake the car that elements of a back suspension bracket have risen on the places. After that tighten the demanded moment the bottom bolt of fastening of the back shock-absorber.