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
+ 15. Brake system
- 16. Suspension bracket
   16.2. General information
   16.3. Replacement of the bearing of a forward wheel
   16.4. Forward lower frame
   16.5. Rack of a forward suspension bracket
   16.6. Lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   16.7. Replacement of plugs of the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   16.8. Spherical hinge of the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   16.9. Forward stabilizer of cross stability
   16:10. Replacement of plugs of the forward stabilizer of a cross ustoycha of a vost
   16:11. Adjustment of the bearing of a back wheel (SOHC model)
   16:12. Replacement of the bearing of a back wheel (the SOHC model till 1993)
   16:13. Replacement of the hug bearing of a back wheel (model since 1993)
   16:14. A nave of a back wheel (model with the SOHC engine)
   16:15. Back shock-absorber
   16:16. Replacement of rubber elements of fastening of the back shock-absorber
   16:17. Springs of a back suspension bracket (SOHC model)
   16:18. Knot of longitudinal levers of a back suspension bracket (model with SOHC engines)
   16:19. Back stabilizer of cross stability
   16:20. Replacement of the plug of the longitudinal lever of a back suspension bracket
   16:21. The fastener of a back nave (model with SOHC engines)
   16:22. Check of system of the self-leveled back suspension bracket
   16:23. Control system elements self-leveled a back suspension bracket
   16:24. Replacement of the bearing of a back wheel (model with DOHC engines)
   16:25. A nave of a back wheel (model with DOHC engines)
   16:26. Knot of a back suspension bracket (model with DOHC engines)
   16:27. The diagonal lever of a back suspension bracket (model with DOHC engines)
   16:28. Back stabilizer of cross stability
   16:29. Steering wheel
   16:30. Centering of a steering wheel
   16:31. Replacement of the elastic coupling of a shaft of steering transfer
   16:32. Steering column
   16:33. Repair of a steering column
   16:34. Shock-absorber of steering transfer
   + 16:35. Replacement of protection covers of steering transfer
   16:36. Removal of air from system of steering with the amplifier
   16:37. Pump of the amplifier of steering
   16:38. Popolnitelny tank of system of the amplifier of steering
   16:39. Pipes of cooling of liquid of the amplifier of steering
   16:40. Tips of steering draft
   16:41. Steering draft
   16:42. Angles of installation of forward wheels
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions



16:40. Tips of steering draft

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prevention

At removal of a tip of steering draft it is necessary to use a stripper of spherical hinges. At installation it is necessary to use new самоконтрящуюся a nut of fastening of the spherical hinge of a tip of steering draft.


Removal

The bottom view on a tip of steering draft
1 – tightening bolt of a tip of steering draft;
2 – carving regulator of steering draft;
3 – tightening bolt of steering draft

Removal of the spherical hinge of a tip of steering draft from a rack of a forward suspension bracket

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. In the presence take off a wheel cap, then weaken bolts of fastening of a forward wheel. Tighten the emergency brake, then lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports. Remove the corresponding forward wheel.
2. Weaken the bolt clamping a tip of steering thirst for the carving regulator of steering draft (see rice. The bottom view on a tip of steering draft).
3. Unscrew самоконтрящуюся the nut fixing the spherical hinge of a tip of steering thirst for a rack of a forward suspension bracket.
4. Using a stripper of spherical hinges, take a pin of the spherical hinge of a tip of steering draft from a rack of a forward suspension bracket (see rice. Removal of the spherical hinge of a tip of steering draft from a rack of a forward suspension bracket).
5. Using paint or an adhesive tape, note an arrangement of a tip of steering draft on the carving regulator. It is also possible to count number of rounds of a carving on the acting part of the carving regulator. Unscrew a tip from steering draft.
6. The tip of the right steering draft is marked by a letter R, and the tip of the left steering draft has no marking.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Screw a tip of steering draft on the carving regulator in the same situation, as before removal.
2. Establish a pin of the spherical hinge of a tip of steering draft on a rack of a forward suspension bracket and fix new самоконтрящейся by a nut, having tightened it the required moment.
3. Tighten the bolt clamping a tip of steering draft.
4. Establish a wheel and lower the car on the earth. Tighten bolts of fastening of a wheel the required moment.
5. Check and, if necessary, adjust the angles of installation of forward wheels.