Opel Vectra A

since 1988-1995 release

Repair and operation of the car

Vektr's Opel And
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 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
   12.2. General information
   12.3. Adjustment of draft of the mechanism of the choice of transfers
   12.4. Gear shifting lever knot
   12.5. Draft of the mechanism of the choice of transfers
   12.6. Gear shifting lever
   12.7. Protective cover of the lever of gear shifting
   12.8. Sealing rings of differential
   12.9. Sealing ring of an entrance shaft of the transmission
   12:10. Removal and installation of the transmission
   12:11. Repair of the transmission
   12:12. Speedometer drive
   12:13. Switch of lamps of a backing
+ 13. Automatic transmission
+ 14. Power shafts
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions


12.7. Protective cover of the lever of gear shifting


1. Remove the gear shifting lever.
2. Heat the gear shifting lever handle to +80 ° for what lower it in hot water for several minutes, then unscrew and remove the handle from the gear shifting lever. At removal of the handle be careful as it is easy to break the handle.
3. On the lever of gear shifting pull together an old protective cover and in the same way establish new. At installation of a protective cover grease a cover edge with a small amount of soap solution for installation simplification.


1. Heat the handle in hot water and, using a kiyanka, install the handle on the gear shifting lever. Check correctness of installation of the handle.
2. Install the gear shifting lever.