Spherical hinges of steering drafts. AZLK 2141 (Muscovite)
Service and car repairs of 2141 - the Muscovite.
1. General data
2. Engines
3. Power supply system
4. Cooling system
5. Transmission
6. Running gear
7. Tires, wheels
8. Steering
8.1. Features of a design of steering
8.2. Check of technical condition of steering on the car
8.3. Steering adjustment
8.4. Steering assembly
8.5. Spherical hinges of steering drafts
8.6. Technical condition of the driveshaft and a steering column before dismantling
8.7. Dismantling, check of technical condition and assembly of the driveshaft
8.8. Possible malfunctions of steering
9. Brake management
10. Body
11. Electric equipment
12. Electrical circuitries



8.5. Spherical hinges of steering drafts


1. To remove the forelock wire from an antisplash cover 39 (see rice. Steering
) to remove a cover and a basic washer 32.
2. To squeeze short moustaches of a lock ring 36 and to take out it from the case of an external tip 3 steering drafts.
3. To remove from the tip case a cap 35, a sealing ring 37, a spring 34, press 33 and lower basic inserts 38, a spherical finger 40 and the top insert 38.


1. After dismantling it is necessary to wash out a cavity of a tip of steering draft and all metal details in kerosene, and rubber and plastic – in warm water and to wipe.
2. To examine attentively whether is not present on the working surfaces of a spherical finger 40, basic inserts 38 and on seats of the case of a tip of 3 wear tracks, zadir or рисок.
3. To replace the worn-out and damaged details.


1. To enclose in the case of a tip of steering draft the top basic insert, a spherical finger, lower and press inserts, a spring, a sealing ring and a cap, previously having greased them with fatty solid oil.
2. Having drowned a cap the screw-driver, to establish a lock ring in a tip case flute, having squeezed short moustaches of a lock ring.
3. Shaking a spherical finger a hand from one extreme situation in another, to be convinced that movement of a finger demands some effort. If after replacement of worn-out details swing of a finger nevertheless is very easy, it is necessary to enclose under a cap a steel washer 0,5-2,0 mm thick and diameter equal to diameter of a cap.
4. Axial movement of a finger should not be more than 0,5 mm at effort of 80-100 N · m (8–10 kgfs · м).
5. To put on a finger a basic washer, and the case of a tip of steering draft the antisplash cover which is completely filled with fatty solid oil.
6. To accurately enclose a wire in a cover groove, to twirl its ends on 2–3 turns and to screw a nut on the carving end of a shaft of a spherical finger.
7. To make a final inhaling of a nut after connection of a spherical finger to the rotary lever on the car. The moment of an inhaling of 30-40 N · m (· м). A nut to zashplintovat 3–4 kgfs.

8.4. Steering assembly

8.6. Technical condition of the driveshaft and a steering column before dismantling