Chevrolet Lanos (since 2004 release)
1. Car device
2. Recommendations about operation
3. Malfunctions in way
4. Maintenance
4.1. General provisions
4.2. Daily Service (DS)
4.3. First maintenance (TO-1)
4.3.1. Check and adjustment of a tension of a belt of the drive of the generator and pump of the hydraulic booster of steering
4.3.2. Check and adjustment of a tension of a belt of the drive of the compressor of the conditioner
4.3.3. Check of a belt of the drive of the gas-distributing mechanism
4.3.4. Replacement of oil in the engine and an oil filter
4.3.5. Cleaning of system of ventilation of a case
4.3.6. Check of hoses and connections of the cooling system
4.3.7. Check of system of production of the fulfilled gases
4.3.8. Check of tightness of fuel-supply lines
4.3.9. Replacement of the fuel filter
4.3.10. Replacement of the filtering element of the air filter
4.3.11. Check and adjustment of the drive of switching off of coupling
4.3.12. Check of level and a dolivka of oil in the transmission
4.3.13. Check of protective covers of drives of forward wheels
4.3.14. Check of technical condition of details of a forward suspension bracket on the car
4.3.15. Check of technical condition of details of a back suspension bracket on the car
4.3.16. Check and adjustment of angles of installation of wheels
4.3.17. Survey and check of steering on the car
4.3.18. Check of a free wheeling (side play) of a steering wheel
4.3.19. Check of tightness of a hydraulic actuator of brakes
4.3.20. Check of degree of wear of brake shoes, disks and drums
4.3.21. Check of operation of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
4.3.22. Check of overall performance of the brake system
4.3.23. Check of the parking brake
4.3.24. Service of the rechargeable battery
4.3.25. Replacement and service of spark plugs
4.3.26. Check and adjustment of light of headlights
4.3.27. Body fittings lubricant
4.3.28. Clearing of drainage openings
4.4. Second maintenance (TO-2)
5. Engine
6. Transmission
7. Running gear
8. Steering
9. Brake system
10. Electric equipment
11. Body
12. Wheels and tires
13. Purchase of spare parts
14. A trip on HUNDRED
15. Winter operation of the car
16. Preparation for checkup
17. Advice to the beginning mechanic
18. Appendices
19. Schemes of electric equipment
 








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4.3.17. Survey and check of steering on the car

Regularly check a condition of steering as traffic safety depends on it.
At steering survey pay special attention to a condition of protective covers and threaded connections. Surely replace the rubber covers torn, cracked or lost elasticity, otherwise the water which got to knots, dust and dirt will quickly put them out of action.
On the cars equipped with the hydraulic booster check a condition of the hoses and pipelines connecting the pump, a tank and the steering mechanism.
Check an arrangement of spokes of a steering wheel which at the rectilinear provision of forward wheels have to be symmetrized rather vertical axis. Otherwise define a cause of defect and eliminate it.
Turning a steering wheel from an emphasis against the stop, check visually and aurally:
– reliability of fastening of the steering mechanism and steering wheel;
– lack of a gap in plugs of steering drafts and spherical hinges of tips of steering drafts;
– reliability of an inhaling and latching of bolts of fastening of thirsts for a lath and nuts of fingers of spherical hinges;
– lack of the jammings and hindrances interfering turn of a steering wheel.
If you find knocks and jammings, disconnect steering drafts from rotary levers of telescopic racks and repeat check. If knocks and jammings do not stop, remove the steering mechanism from the car and repair.
1. Check a condition of protective covers of tips of steering drafts. Replace the covers torn, cracked or lost elasticity.
2. Sharply turning a steering wheel in both directions (it the assistant has to do), check visually and aurally right …
3. … and left fastenings of the steering mechanism. Movement of the mechanism and knocks are not allowed.
4. Check existence of side plays in spherical hinges of tips of steering drafts. Replace tips which hinges have a notable side play. Check also reliability of an inhaling of nuts of fingers of spherical hinges of tips of steering drafts.

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4.3.18. Check of a free wheeling (side play) of a steering wheel