12.3. Recovery repair of rack-mount assemblies of a forward suspension bracket

Design of a rack of Mac-Ferson

1 — the Rack
2 — the Boot of a depreciation rod
3 — the Screw spring (it is compressed by means of the special tool)
4 — the Washer of the top saddle of a spring
5 — Assembly of the top support of a rack
6 — the Washer of the top nut
7 — the Nut of fastening of the top support

The models Diamante, Galant (on 1993 and since 1999 the issue) and Mirage

Dismantling

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. The design of rack-mount assembly on the listed models is shown on an illustration.
2. Remove rack-mount assembly from the car (see the Section Removal and installation of racks and screw springs of a forward suspension bracket).
3. By means of the special tool squeeze a screw spring.

4. Having pressed a rack to the top cover, squeeze it approximately on 1/2 courses of a depreciation rod, - at all not up to the end!
5. Give the central nut and remove assembly of the top support and the top saddle of a spring.

6. Remove a screw spring.


Assembly

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. Establish the compressed screw spring on rack-mount assembly.
2. Establish assembly of the top support and tighten a nut of its fastening with the required effort (59 H • м).
3. Release the tool squeezing a spring.
4. Install rack-mount assembly on the car (see the Section Removal and installation of racks and screw springs of a forward suspension bracket).


Galant 1994 ÷ models of 1998 of the issue.

Dismantling

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. Remove assembly of the shock-absorber with a screw spring (see the Section Removal and installation of racks and screw springs of a forward suspension bracket).
2. Squeeze a spring by means of the special tool.
3. Release самоконтрящуюся a nut and remove the washer enclosed under it. Remove the plug, assembly of the top support, and also a spring saddle with a slip.


Installation

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. Establish the screw spring compressed by means of the special tool on assembly of the shock-absorber, - track that the bar of a spring rested an end face against special selection in a saddle.
2. Establish a boot, a rubber pillow, a cup, the top plug and a saddle with a slip.
3. Tighten fixture, release a spring and install assembly on the car (see the Section Removal and installation of racks and screw springs of a forward suspension bracket).