9.3. Replacement of protective covers
Fastening of covers
Before to replace a cover, it is necessary to familiarise with its fastening.
Fig. 227. An inhaling of a fixing collar for the rubber goffered covers by means of special pincers
For fastening of collars of covers in firm Volkswagen workshops the special clutch shown on fig. 227
. If such device is not present, it is necessary to take advantage of something similar. The device reminding pincers, grasps both ends of a tape in V.Zavorachivaja's zone a clutch And динамометрическим a
wrench, to tighten a tape before achievement of the moment 25 Нм
If the rubber goffered cover is torn, in most cases it means that the road dirt, therefore the hinge has got to the hinge it is necessary to replace or disassemble carefully to clear it from within. Thus it is possible to define deterioration degree. If it it is considerable, necessary to establish the new hinge.