Honda Civic/Acura Integra

since 1994 of release

Repair and car operation



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+ Honda Civic and Acura Integra brand Cars
+ Maintenance instruction
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ cooling and heating Systems
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine
+ gear shifting Box
+ Cцепление and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
- Onboard electric equipment
   General information and precautionary measures
   Search of causes of failures of electric equipment
   Safety locks - the general information
   Chain breakers
   The relay - the general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the breaker of indexes of turns / alarm system
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of podrulevy switches
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the switch of ignition and lock of blocking of a steering column
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of switches of the dashboard
   Check of serviceability of functioning of measuring instruments of a combination of devices
   Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   Removal and installation of a radio receiver and loudspeakers
   Removal and installation of the aerial of a radio receiver
   Replacement of lamps of head headlights
   Adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights
   Replacement of block headlights
   Replacement of lamps
   Running fires of light time of day (DRL)
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the electromotor of a drive of screen wipers
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of a horn of a horn
   Check of serviceability of functioning and regenerative repair of a heater of back glass
   Control system of speed (темпостат) - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of window regulators - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The uniform lock - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of external rear-view mirrors - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Safety cushions - the general information
   + Schemes of electric connections - the general information





Adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights

Violation of adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights can lead to dazzle of drivers of vehicles moving by a parallel course and to be at the bottom of emergency creation on the road. Check of correctness of adjustment of headlights should be made regularly time in 12 months, and also each time after replacement of block headlights and performance of repair of bearing elements of a front of the car. It is necessary to pay attention of readers to that fact that it is possible to consider the procedure described below as only preventive control. Final adjustment of optical axes should be made in a specialized workshop of car-care center!


 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1a. Each of block headlights is equipped with two podpruzhinenny adjusting screws: one from the inside – for adjustment of provision of a headlight in the vertical plane...

1b.... and one outside (near assembly of parking fire) – for headlight adjustment in the horizontal plane) (see accompanying illustrations).

1c. Points of adjustment of the direction of an optical axis of a head headlight on the Integra models.

2. There are some methods of adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights. Simplest of them is the method with use of an adhesive tape and a site of a blank wall with an equal horizontal platform before it.

3. Drive the car a front to a wall. Paste on a wall an adhesive tape strip on the vertical line passing in the plane of an axis of symmetry of the car. Also paste vertical strips of an adhesive tape on the lines passing through the centers of projections to a wall of lenses of head headlights (see an accompanying illustration).

4. Paste on a wall horizontally located strip of an adhesive tape on the line which has been carried out through the centers of projections of lenses of head headlights on a surface of a wall.

This procedure is simpler for making, having adjusted the car closely to a wall.


5. For performance of adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights roll away the car from a wall on distance about 7.6 m.

The platform on which the car takes place, should have an equal horizontal surface, it is desirable with a firm covering. The fuel tank of the car should be filled half, from salon and a luggage compartment all heavy subjects breaking centering of the car are taken.


6. Begin with adjustment of the direction of an optical axis of a passing beam. Try to achieve rotation of adjusting screws of block headlights of such arrangement of light spots that zones with the maximum intensity of lighting it appeared approximately in 50 mm is lower than the horizontal line and on a touch size more to the right of the vertical.
7. Having finished the first adjustment, include a driving beam: zones of the maximum intensity of illumination should be displaced in the direction of crossing of vertical lines with horizontal, having appeared is slightly lower than the last.

To receive equally complete centering of beams both near, and a driving beam in practice it is not obviously possible. It is necessary to try to achieve some compromise solution taking into account features of operation of the car, keeping in head of a corner aspiration to provide the maximum traffic safety.


8. At the first possibility drive away the car on car repair shop for performance of adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights with use of the special equipment.