Volkswagen Golf ll, Jetta II

1983-1992 of release

Repair and car operation

Volkswagen Golf 2 / Jett 2
+ 1.1. Short technical characteristics of diesel engines
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Power supply system
+ 4. Coupling
+ 5. Transmission
+ 6. Transmission
+ 7. Forward drive
- 8. Steering
   8.1. Technical characteristics
   8.2. Steering draft
   8.3. Steering mechanism
   8.4. Steering wheel
   8.5. Steering column
   8.6. Ignition lock
   8.7. Adjustment of the mechanism of a steering
   8.8. Steering draft (a steering with the hydraulic booster)
   8.9. Pump of the hydraulic booster of a steering
   8.10. Check of level of liquid
   8.11. Liquid replacement in hydraulic system
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

8.3. Steering mechanism


Steering mechanism

2–left steering draft;
3–rubber plug;
4–internal spherical hinge;
6–antisplash cover;
8–gear lath;
10-suspension bracket beam;
11-steering mechanism assembled;
12-a seat for an arm of fastening of the mechanism of a steering;
13-right steering draft;
15-external spherical hinge;
16-tip of the right steering draft;
17-rubber pillow;
23-antisplash cover;
24-flange of a case of the steering mechanism;
I–distance "and" for installation of the internal spherical hinge



The mechanism of a steering is not subject to repair and should be replaced at damage.

1. To disconnect a wire from the "minus" plug of the storage battery.
2. To enclose whetstones under back wheels.
3. To weaken bolts of fastening of wheels.
4. To raise a forward part of the car and to establish it on support.
5. To remove wheels.
6. To disconnect steering drafts 2 and 13 from the lever of a rotary fist.
7. To disconnect and shift up a gryazezazitny cover 23.
8. To unscrew a bolt 25.
9. To unscrew nuts of 19 arms 18.
10. To remove arms 18.
11. To take out the steering mechanism 11 through an opening in a casing of the left wing.

If there will be problems with removal of the mechanism of management, it is necessary to disconnect a steering column and to lift it up that the kardanny hinge could be removed with шлицов a leading shaft of a gear lath.



In total самоконтрящиеся nuts should be replaced with the new.

1. To establish the steering mechanism 11.
2. To establish a gear lath 8 so that its ends acted for identical length (car movement on a straight line).
3. To establish a steering wheel so that its spokes were in horizontal situation.
4. To establish the kardanny hinge on a shlitsa of a leading shaft of a gear lath and наживить a bolt 25.
5. Выровниять rubber pillows 17 and to establish arms 18 on bolts 9.
6. To put the clamps 19 evenly on a diagonal the moment of 30 N · m.
7. To connect steering drafts 2 and 13 to levers of rotary fists.
8. To tighten all nuts and bolts after car installation on the earth.
9. To establish into place an antisplash cover 23.
10. To adjust a convergence of wheels.