Welding on the front axle body is acceptable to a certain extent.
Exception: that it is a sensible idea, concerning the status of the entire "front
Because of the strict national § 29 Examination, it is in difficult cases a good
idea to contact competent auditing agencies before starting.
Following criteria are important:
- Examine the circumference of corrosion of the concerned areas by hitting
(carefully) the areas with a hammer (200 g). Important: consider the
entire axle body.
- Pay attention to safety measures (protective gas)
- For welding you have to demount the front axle; demount carrying lever
(Traghebel)?literal?), if you weld the Lagerschild (? Axle bearing
Following areas can be restored:
- - steering bearing
- - Area axle tube/ axle bearing shield
- - inner surface of axle bearing shield