Opel Vectra A

since 1988-1995 release

Repair and operation of the car

Vektr's Opel And
- 1. Maintenance instruction
   Steering wheel
   Seat belt
   Rear-view mirrors
   Ignition lock
   Governing bodies and control devices
   Control lamps of a combination of devices
   Control lamps
   Double information display
   On-board computer
   Body elements
   Windows, hatch
   Heating and ventilation
   Automatic transmission
   Instructions on driving
   Gas station
   Control lamp of electronic system of the engine
   Exhaust system, exhaust gases
   Four-wheel drive
   System of the CU (Traction Control)
   Wheels and tires
   Antisliding chains
   Identification of the car
   Parameters of engines
   Running parameters
   Bases of safe operation of the car
   + Weekly checks and service in way
   Operational materials and liquids
+ 1.1 Maintenance
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Repair of DOHC engines
+ 4. Repair of the diesel engine
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. The fuel and exhaust system of models with system of injection of fuel
+ 8. Exhaust system and system of decrease in toxicity of exhaust gases
+ 9. Fuel systems of the diesel engine
+ 10. Engine electrical systems
+ 11. Transmission
+ 12. Mechanical transmission
+ 13. Automatic transmission
+ 14. Power shafts
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions


Governing bodies and control devices


1 – lighting switch;
2 – side nozzles of an obduv;
3 – switch of fog lights, switch of back fog lights;
4 – switch of near and far light of a light signal and turns
5 – combination of devices;
6 - switch of a cleaner and washer of glasses, washer of headlights and washer of back glass;
7 – heater switches, glass heating switch;
8 - switch of the alarm light system;
9 - average nozzles of an obduv;
10 - double information display and on-board computer;

11 –
ware box;
12 – radio receiver;
13 – switch of an electrical heating of front seats;
14 – ashtray and lighter;
15 – draft control system key;
16 – accelerator pedal;
17 – ignition lock;
18 – brake pedal;
19 – button of a sound signal;
20 – coupling pedal;
21 – adjustment of height of a steering wheel;
22 – box of safety locks;
23 – cowl unblocking lever;
24 – proofreader of light of headlights

Lighting switch
= it is switched off

= front position lamps

= near and far light

- to pull = internal lighting

At also back fires and illumination of registration plate also join.

Asymmetric passing beam expands the review of the right side of the road.

In the countries with left-hand traffic it is necessary to stick black 15 ° - the sector on glasses of headlights.

Driving and passing beam

Lever forward = driving beam.

The lever to a steering wheel = passing beam.

At excess of admissible resistance the light signal joins.

Light signal

Light signal - the lever in the direction of a steering wheel.

The light signal can be included also at the included index of turns.

Indexes of turns

Indexes of turns - the switch in the fixed situation.

Up = right

Down = left

Parking fires - the lock of a steering wheel in situation, the lever is in the top or lower situation.

At turn of a steering wheel in other party the lever turns automatically - only at small movements of a steering wheel it does not occur.

When changing a lane turn the lever only to small resistance. At a lever otpuskaniye he will return back.

Signal of the alarm system

To press the button = it is included

To press once again = it is switched off

To simplify search of the switch at the included ignition the red board lights up. At inclusion the control bulb which blinks at a blinking of turns lights up.

Button of a sound signal

At option with an inflatable safety cushion press the button outside, on the right or at the left.

Screen wiper

Consistently lever up:

About = it is switched off

- - = periodic inclusion

— = slowly

== = quickly

Washer of glass and headlights

The lever in the direction of a steering wheel.

Flushing liquid is sprayed on a windshield (at the turned-on light of headlights - under pressure as well on glasses of headlights), at the same time through certain periods screen wipers join.

It is regular to make check of work of a washer of headlights.

Washer of back glass

Washer of back glass.
Lever forward:

1 situation (with fixing) = cleaning.

2 situation (with turn) = cleaning and washing.

Glass cleaner works with intervals at the included situation with fixing. At involvement of the second situation there is a raspryskivaniye of flushing liquid on glass.

Index of amount of fuel

Arrow on the red field - it is necessary to refuel urgently!

Do not go to an empty tank!

Index of temperature of cooling liquid

You watch working temperature:
The arrow on the blue field = the working temperature of the engine is not reached yet.

Arrow on the red field = temperature too high.

Stop the engine. Danger to the engine, it is necessary to ask for the help in a workshop of Opel.

Arrow between fields = normal working temperature.