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
+ 13. Automatic transmission
- 14. Power shafts
   14.2. General information
   + 14.3. Power shaft
   14.4. Intermediate shaft
   14.5. Replacement of hinges of a power shaft
   14.6. Replacement of covers of hinges of equal angular speeds
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions



14.6. Replacement of covers of hinges of equal angular speeds

GENERAL INFORMATION

Back differential of the all-wheel drive car

Driveshaft of the all-wheel drive car

Back power shaft of all-wheel drive cars
1 – nave;
2 – lock ring;
3 – bearing;
4 – diagonal lever;
5 – flange;
6 – nut;
7 – a flange with a gear rotor;
8 – external CV JOINT;
9 – power shaft;
10 – internal CV JOINT

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a power shaft. Remove the hinge of equal angular speeds from a power shaft. If replacement of two protective covers is necessary, remove only one hinge of equal angular speeds from a power shaft.
2. Remove collars of fastening of a protective cover and shift a protective cover from a power shaft.
3. Clean old lubricant from the hinge of equal angular speeds and fill the hinge with new lubricant.
4. Establish a new protective cover on a power shaft so that the flange of a protective cover was established in a flute of a power shaft.
5. Install the hinge of equal angular speeds with a new lock ring on a power shaft. At the same time the lock ring has to be recorded accurately in a flute of a power shaft.
6. Install a protective cover on the hinge of equal angular speeds, then let out the air from under a protective cover.
7. Fix a protective cover by new collars.
8. Install a power shaft in the car.