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
   3.2. General information
   3.3. Removal and installation of the engine
   3.4. Replacement of support of the power unit
   + 3.5. Gear belt, pulleys, pulley of the mechanism of a tension and intermediate pulley
   3.6. A gear belt with the automatic mechanism of a tension
   3.7. Forward sealing ring of the camshaft
   3.8. Camshafts
   3.9. Installation of a head of the block of cylinders on the engine installed in the car
   3.10. Installation of a head of the block of cylinders on the engine removed from the car
   3.11. Repair of a head of the block of cylinders
   3.12. Hydraulic pushers of valves
   3.13. Replacement of a forward sealing ring of a bent shaft
   3.14. Oil pallet
   3.15. Oil pump
   3.16. Oil heater
+ 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



3.3. Removal and installation of the engine

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Removal of the engine is made in the same way, as well as removal of the DOHC engine taking into account the next moments.
2. After a raising of the car remove an engine mudguard.
3. Disconnect fuel hoses from the fuel highway.
4. Disconnect hoses of supply of cooling liquid from the block of cylinders and a head of the block of cylinders. Disconnect connecting couplings of the pipeline of the oil heater from the oil pump.
5. Unscrew the right support of the central bearing of a power shaft from a back part of the block of cylinders.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation of the DOHC engine is similar to installation of the SOHC engine except for the next moments. Replace the right support of the central bearing of a power shaft in a back part of the block of cylinders and screw bolts, having tightened them the required moment.
2. Replace an engine mudguard.