Rear shock absorbers (Van models) - removal, testing and refitting
1 Raise and support the rear of the vehicle on stands (see “Jacking and Vehicle Support”).
Place a jack beneath the rear axle tube and just raise it slightly.
2 Disconnect the shock absorber lower mounting by unscrewing the nut and pivot bolt.
3 Unbolt the top mounting bracket from the body and withdraw the unit (see illustration).
11.3 Removing the rear shock absorber top mounting bracket - Van models
4 Undo the nut and pivot bolt to separate the mounting bracket from the shock absorber.
5 Proceed as described in Section 10.
6 Refitting is a reversal of removal, but if a new unit is being installed, prime it first in a similar way to that described for testing.
Integral heated rear window/radio aerial amplifier - removal and refitting
1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. Saloon models 2 Remove both rear seat side cushions. 3 Remove the securing screws and withdraw the rear parcel shelf. 4 Make a note of the wiring connectio ...
Internal connection details, all models
Internal connection details, all models ...
Speed control (if equipped)
With speed control set, you can maintain a speed of 48 km/h (30 mph) or more without keeping your foot on the pedal. Speed control does not work at speeds below 48 km/h (30 mph). Do not use the spe ...