Audi 100

1982-1990 of release

Repair and car operation

Audi 100
+ 1.1. Governing bodies and devices
+ 2. Technical characteristics
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Exhaust system
+ 6. Power supply system
- 7. Transmission
   + 7.1. Coupling
   + 7.2. Mechanical drive of switching off of coupling
   + 7.3. Hydraulic drive
   + 7.4. Transmission
   - 7.5. Drive of forward wheels
      7.5.1. Semi-axis
      7.5.2. Internal hinge of equal angular speeds (CV JOINT)
      7.5.3. External hinge of equal angular speeds (CV JOINT)
+ 8. Running gear
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

7.5. Drive of forward wheels

7.5.1. Semi-axis


Drive of a forward wheel

3–lock plate;

Length of a semi-axis
the right
the left
With 4-cylinder engines:
  – from mechanical KP
  – from automatic KP
With 5-cylinder engines:
  – from mechanical KP
  – from automatic KP


1. To brake the car the parking brake and to establish an emphasis under back wheels.
2. To weaken an inhaling of bolts of fastening of a forward wheel and to unscrew a nut of 1 fastening of a semi-axis.
3. To raise and establish on a support a forward part of the car.
4. Finally to unscrew bolts of fastening and to remove a forward wheel.
5. On models with an automatic transmission to remove holders of pillows of the stabilizer of cross-section stability and to disconnect the stabilizer from a rotary fist.
6. To unscrew bolts of 4 fastenings of the internal CV JOINT to a flange of a semi-axis and to take out them with lock plates 3.
7. To shift a semi-axis up, having disconnected it from a semi-axis flange.
8. To turn a steering wheel against the stop to the left at dismantle of the left semi-axis or to the right at dismantle of the right semi-axis.
9. Выпрессовать from a wheel nave a shlitsevy part of a semi-axis by means of a stripper and to remove a semi-axis from the car.


1. To clear of dirt and the remains of special glue of a shlitsa of a nave and a semi-axis and to wipe them gasoline.
2. To put special D6 glue on a shlitsa of a semi-axis (only on release models till January, 1988 and on models with an automatic box) on length of 5-6 mm from an end face of a shlitsevy part. After that the trial trip can be made only through 60 mines let's to glue harden.
3. To insert a semi-axis into a wheel nave.
4. To connect a semi-axis to a flange and to wrap bolts of fastening М10 with lock plates the moment of 80 N · m (8,0 kgfs · м) or М8 – the moment of 45 N · m (4,5 kgfs · м).
5. On models with an automatic transmission to connect the stabilizer of cross-section stability.
6. To establish a wheel and наживить fastening bolts.
7. Наживить a new nut of fastening of a nave (on release models after January, 1988 – a special bolt).
8. To lower the car on wheels.
9. To tighten a nut the moment of 280 N · m (28,0 kgfs · м). On release models after January, 1988 to tighten a special bolt the moment of 200 N · m (20,0 kgfs · м), and then to tighten on a turn quarter (90 °).
10. To tighten bolts of fastening of a wheel evenly the moment of 110 N · m (11,0 kgfs · м).