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
   2.2. General information
   2.3. System of ventilation of a case
   2.4. Check of a compression
   2.5. Repair operations on the engine installed in the car
   2.6. The repair operations demanding removal of the engine
   2.7. Recommendations about removal of the engine
   + 2.8. Removal and installation of the engine without transmission
   + 2.9. Removal and installation of the engine together with the transmission
   2.10. Replacement of support of the engine and transmission
   2.11. Repair of the engine
   + 2.12. A gear belt and pulleys (without automatic mechanism of a tension)
   2.13. A gear belt and the mechanism of a tension (l models 1,4 and 1,6 except C16 NZ2)
   2.14. An opening in a back casing of a gear belt on l models 1,4 and 1,6
   2.15. Gear belt and mechanism of a tension (l C16 NZ2 models 1,8 and 2,0)
   2.16. Forward sealing ring of the camshaft
   2.17. Back sealing ring of the camshaft
   2.18. Camshaft and case of the camshaft
   + 2.19. Removal and installation of a head of the block of cylinders on the engine in the car
   2.20. Removal and installation of a head of the block of cylinders on the removed engine
   + 2.21. Repair of a head of the block of cylinders
   2.22. Cleaning and survey of a head of the block of cylinders
   2.23. Hydraulic pushers of valves
   2.24. Flywheel
   2.25. Replacement of a forward sealing ring of a bent shaft
   2.26. Replacement of a back sealing ring of a bent shaft
   2.27. Oil pallet
   2.28. Oil pump
   2.29. Repair of the oil pump
   2.30. Removal and installation of pistons and rods
   2.31. Check of pistons and rods
   - 2.32. Removal and installation of a bent shaft
      2.32.2. Installation
   2.33. Check of a bent shaft
   2.34. Survey and check of a gap in radical and conrod bearings
   2.35. Check of a working gap of the bearing
   2.36. Check of the block of cylinders of the engine
   2.37. Start of the engine after capital repairs
+ 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
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2.32. Removal and installation of a bent shaft

2.32.1. Removal

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prevention

At installation of covers of bearings of a bent shaft it is necessary to use new bolts.


Tag arrangement on a cover of the radical bearing on the engine of 1,6 l

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove the engine from the car.
2. Remove a head of the block of cylinders.
3. Pick up the oil pallet, the maslopriyemny phone of the oil pump and a reflector of oil.
4. Remove the oil pump.
5. Remove a flywheel or a plate of the drive.
6. Remove pistons with rods.
7. Turn the block of cylinders a bent shaft up.
8. Check existence of marking on covers of radical bearings. Covers are numbered by figures from 1 to 4, and the cover No. 1 is located from a gear belt. The back cover of the radical bearing located at a flywheel has no identification tag. Pay attention that numbers of covers are correctly read from the water pump at the turned engine (see the drawing).
9. Unscrew bolts and uncover radical bearings. If radical inserts are reused, fix them with the corresponding covers.
10. On the central radical bearing the half rings defining a side play of a bent shaft are established.
11. Remove a bent shaft from the block of cylinders.
12. Take the top radical inserts from the block of cylinders. If inserts are reused, pro-brands to their ruyta for the subsequent installation on the places.
13. Check a condition of a bent shaft.