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
+ 17. Body
- 18. Electric equipment
   18.2. General information
   18.3. Electric chains
   18.4. Detection of a faulty chain
   18.5. Safety locks and relay
   18.6. Ignition lock
   18.7. Switch of lighting and indexes of turns
   18.8. Windscreen washer/screen wiper switch
   18.9. Switches on the dashboard
   18:10. Switch of adjustment of provision of an external mirror
   18:11. Switch of the electric drive of the hatch
   18:12. The switch of illumination of salon installed in a door rack
   18:13. Switch of lighting of the luggage compartment
   18:14. Stoplight switch.
   18:15. Switch of a control lamp of the emergency brake
   18:16. Oil pressure sensor
   18:17. Lighter illumination
   18:18. Hours
   18:19. A front seat with heating
   18:20. Combination of devices
   18:21. Elements of a combination of devices
   18:22. Elements of the on-board computer
   18:23. Elements of a control and management system
   18:24. Sound signal
   18:25. Lamp of illumination of salon
   18:26. Replacement of bulbs of internal lighting
   18:27. Headlight
   18:28. Engine of the proofreader of light of headlights
   18:29. Adjustment of light of headlights
   18:30. System of reduction of intensity of light of headlights
   18:31. Forward index of turns
   18:32. Side repeater of turns
   18:33. Forward fog light
   18:34. Back lamps
   18:35. Lamp of illumination of registration plate
   + 18:36. Replacement of bulbs of external lighting
   18:37. Replacement of brushes of a screen wiper
   18:38. Screen wiper levers
   18:39. Washer jets
   18:40. Engine and drafts of a screen wiper
   18:41. Engine of a screen wiper of a back door
   18:42. Headlight screen wiper engine
   18:43. Windscreen washer tank
   18:44. Windscreen washer pump
   18:45. Unidirectional valve of a washer of headlights
   18:46. Elements of window regulators with the electric drive
   18:47. Programming of a control system of window regulators
   18:48. Elements of the central blocking of doors
   18:49. Antenna
   18:50. An antenna mast with the electric drive
   18:51. Loudspeakers
   18:52. Radio tape recorder
   18:53. Hatch drive electric motor
   18:54. Speedometer drive cable
   18:55. Anticreeping alarm system
   18:56. Elements of the anticreeping alarm system
   18:57. Safety cushion
   18:58. A safety cushion from the driver
   18:59. A steering wheel with a safety cushion
   18.60. Contact block of a safety cushion
   18.61. A safety cushion from the passenger
   18.62. A safety cushion arm from the passenger
   18.63. Control unit of safety cushions
   + 18.64. Electric circuits
+ 19. Check of malfunctions



18:23. Elements of a control and management system

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator.

CONTROL LAMPS

Control lamps are located on a combination of devices. Removal and installation of lamps are stated above.

CONTROL UNIT

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The control unit is located under the dashboard over a ware box.
2. Remove a ware box.
3. Disconnect the electric socket from the block, then release the block from fastenings and take it from interior of the car.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.

SENSOR OF LEVEL OF COOLING LIQUID

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The sensor of level of cooling liquid is built in in a cover of a broad tank.
2. Disconnect the electric socket from the top part of a cover of a broad tank, then unscrew a cover and remove it from a broad tank.
3. In case of malfunction of the sensor replace a cover of a broad tank.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.

THE LIQUID LEVEL SENSOR IN THE WINDSCREEN WASHER TANK

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The sensor is located on a side surface of a tank of windscreen washer.
2. Pump out liquid from a tank of a steklooma of a vatel, then disconnect the electric socket from the sensor and unscrew the sensor.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.

SENSOR OF LEVEL OF BRAKE FLUID

Removal and installation of the sensor of level of brake fluid is made in the same way, as well as the sensor of level of cooling liquid.

SENSOR OF LEVEL OF ENGINE OIL

Removal

The sensor of level of engine oil on models with DOHC engines

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Tighten the emergency brake, then lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports.
2. On models with DOHC engines remove an engine mudguard.
3. Disconnect the electric socket from the sensor.
4. Depending on model unscrew three or four bolts fixing the sensor and remove the sensor (see the drawing).
5. Check a condition of a sealing ring of the sensor and, if necessary, replace it.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.
2. Check the level of engine oil and, if necessary, bring it to norm.

SENSOR OF BURN-OUT OF LAMPS

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The sensor of burn-out of lamps is located behind the block of safety locks and the relay.
2. Release clamps in the lower part of the block of safety locks and the relay and incline the block forward.
3. Take the sensor from a nest.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal.