since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Foltsvagen Golf 4
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Cooling system
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Exhaust system
+ 6. Ventilation and heating system
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmission
- 9. Suspension brackets and power shafts
   - 9.1. Forward suspension bracket
      + 9.1.1. Amortization rack
      + 9.1.2. Shock-absorber and spring
      9.1.3. Removal and installation of a power shaft
      9.1.4. Replacement of protective covers of a power shaft
      9.1.5. Assembly provision of tarelchaty springs
      9.1.6. CV JOINT filling with VW-G000603 greasing
      9.1.7. Filling of external hinges with VW-G000603 greasing
      9.1.8. Filling with greasing of the internal tripoidny hinge
      9.1.9. Malfunctions of power shafts
   + 9.2. Back suspension bracket
+ 10. Steering
+ 11. Wheels and tires
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment and electroschemes

9.1.4. Replacement of protective covers of a power shaft


In case of cracks or ruptures of a protective cover of its power shaft it is necessary to replace immediately.

Depending on car updating the internal hinge of a power shaft can be ball or tripoidny type. In the hinge of tripoidny type instead of six balls three rollers located at an angle 120 ° are used.

1. Remove a power shaft and fix it in a vice with soft sponges.
2. Using paint, note the provision of a protective cover of the hinge of equal angular speeds on driving to a shaft in order that it was possible to establish a protective cover on the place.
3. Remove the collars, fixing a protective cover of a power shaft, and move a protective cover on a power shaft.
4. An aluminum or copper hammer bring down the hinge from a power shaft.
Internal hinge
5. Remove a lock ring 11 (see fig. A power shaft with the ball hinge of equal angular speeds), fixing the internal hinge to a power shaft. Vypressuyte a power shaft from the hinge.
6. Before fastening of a protective cover by collars at assembly by a screw-driver raise internal edge of a protective cover for alignment of pressure of air under a cover.