Citroen Xantia

Since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Citroen Xantia
+ Introduction
+ The operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine repair
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ The power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Coupling
+ Transmission
- Power shafts
   Removal and installation of power shafts
   Replacement of rubber protective covers of SHRUS of power shafts
   Major repairs of power shafts - the general information
   Replacement of the intermediate bearing of the right power shaft
+ Uniform hydraulic system
+ Brake system
+ Running gear and steering
+ Body and salon furnish
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes

Power shafts



Greasing type

To use only the greasing delivered complete with new protective covers (hinges are filled by greasing on manufacturer and загерметизированы)

Efforts of a tightening of carving connections, Nanometer

Nut of fastening of a power shaft


Nuts of bolts of fastening of the intermediate bearing of the right power shaft


Nut of the bottom spherical support of a forward suspension bracket


Bolts of fastening of wheels


The general information

Rotation from differential of the main transfer of transmission to driving wheels is transferred by means of two all-metal power shafts having various length.

Each of power shafts from the external end is equipped equipped шлицами by a pin entered into gearing with шлицами ступичных of assemblages of driving wheels of the car. On the end of an external pin the carving under the big fixing nut by means of which the shaft fastens in a nave is cut. Internal pins of shaft also are equipped шлицами, entered into gearing with шлицами lateral gear wheels of differential.

From both ends of each shaft hinges of equal angular speeds (SHRUS), providing uniform transfer of a twisting moment from the main transfer to driving wheels are located at any changes of position of components of a suspension bracket. Internal SHRUS represent триподные assemblages, external have a separatorno-ball design.

Power shafts

1 — Internal SHRUS
2 — Protective covers
3 — External SHRUS

4 — Shlitsy
5 — the Carving

In view of the increased length of the right power shaft its internal SHRUS is located approximately on half of length of a shaft (Power shafts see an illustration) which average part fastens placed in an arm of a back support of the power unit the intermediate bearing. The internal end of a shaft is passed in the bearing preventing cross-section movement of internal section of assemblage, and then in an external part of an internal SHRUS.

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