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STEERING

ADJUSTMENTS

57-3

Alignment - rear wheel - check & adjust

$% 57.65.06

Check

1. Ensure tyre pressures are correct and vehicle 

is at kerbside weight.

2. Roll vehicle backwards and forwards to relieve 

stresses in steering and suspension.

3. Ensure that wheel alignment equipment is 

properly calibrated.

4. Check front wheel alignment is within 

tolerance.
 

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 GENERAL DATA, Steering.

5. Check rear wheel alignment is within tolerance. 

 

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 GENERAL DATA, Steering.

Adjust

1. Hold turnbuckle  on adjustable link and loosen 

both lock nuts.

2. Rotate turnbuckle to obtain correct alignment. 

 

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 GENERAL DATA, Steering.

3. Hold turnbuckle and tighten lock nuts to 90 Nm 

(66 lbf.ft).

4. Roll vehicle backwards and forwards to relieve 

stress in suspension.

5. Repeat check and adjust procedure on other 

side of vehicle.

STEERING > ADJUSTMENTS > Alignment - rear wheel - check & adjust

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