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
   - 8.1. A mechanical transmission
      8.1.1. Technical data
      8.1.2. Oil replacement in a transmission
      8.1.3. Management of a gear change (transmission BE3)
      8.1.4. A trosovyj drive of a gear change (transmission ML5T)
      8.1.5. Replacement of sealing rings
      8.1.6. The switch of a lantern of a backing
      8.1.7. The gauge of a drive of a speedometer
      8.1.8. Removal and installation of transmission ВЕ3
      8.1.9. Mechanical transmission ML5T
   + 8.2. An automatic transmission
+ 9. Power shafts
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. A suspension bracket and a steering
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. The basic malfunctions

8.1.6. The switch of a lantern of a backing Check

1. Inclusion of a lantern of a backing is made by the switch плунжерного type which is screwed in in the top part картера transmissions. If the backing lantern does not join, first of all check up integrity of the fuse.
2. To check up the switch, remove the case of the air filter and disconnect an electric socket from the switch. Using the voltmeter, check up resistance between switch contacts at the included reverse gear. Resistance should be equal to zero. Otherwise the switch is subject to replacement.


1. Remove the case of the air filter.
2. Disconnect an electric socket from the switch (it is specified by an arrow), then unscrew the switch with a sealing washer from a transmission.


Establish a new sealing washer on the switch, screw in the switch in картер transmissions the demanded moment. Connect an electric socket and check up switch work. Establish earlier removed details.