Saab 9-5

since 1997 of release

Repair and car operation

Saab 9-5
+ Saab 9-5 Cars
+ Governing bodies and operation receptions
+ Settings and routine maintenance of the car
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling of the engine, heating, ventilation and air conditioning
+ the Power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
+ Systems of electric equipment of the engine
+ Manual box of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
- Coupling and power shafts
   General information
   + Coupling
   - Power shafts
      Removal and installation of power shafts
      Dismantling, assembly and cleaning of hinges of power shafts
      Removal and installation of an intermediate shaft and its bearing
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Dismantling, assembly and cleaning of hinges of power shafts

Dirt hit under protective covers of hinges of power shafts is not admissible, therefore previously it is necessary to clear covers and area round them, and also to take care of purity during work.

Internal hinge


  1. Remove collars of fastening of a protective cover of the hinge and remove a casing of the tripodny hinge (1).
  1. Clear and remove a lock ring then bring down the hinge (2) from a shaft.
  2. Remove from a shaft a protective cover (3) hinges and clear all details.
  3. Put on a shaft a new protective cover and a new collar of a cover.
  4. Establish on a shaft the hinge and check that its slanted party is turned to a power shaft. Use a new lock ring.
  5. Fill the hinge greasing according to requirements of Specifications.
  6. Establish the case of the hinge and fix a protective cover a new collar.

External hinge

Dismantling and assembly


  1. Fix a power shaft in a vice, remove collars of a protective cover (2) hinges and shift a cover on a shaft.
  1. Clear the hinge (4) of greasing and bring down it a hammer with soft the brisk.
  2. Remove from a shaft an old protective cover and establish a new cover.
  3. Fill the hinge greasing according to requirements of Specifications and впрессуйте in it a power shaft.
  4. Establish a protective cover in the correct situation and fix it new collars.



  1. Turn the bearing so that it was possible to take balls (1), then turn an internal holder so that she could be taken from an external holder (2) and remove an external holder (3).
  1. Clear the removed components of the bearing and clear them.
  2. Installation is made upside-down.