14.2. Check of a free wheeling of a steering wheel


  1. Start the engine with the steering wheel established in provision of the rectilinear movement. With the forward wheels established for the rectilinear movement make effort of 5 N for turn of a steering wheel. Put effort on the external diameter of a steering wheel.
  1. Measure a free wheeling on a circle of a steering wheel. Free wheeling of a steering wheel: 0–30 mm.
  1. If the free wheeling exceeds admissible value, so universal hinges of a steering shaft or steering transfer are worn-out.