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
   7.2. General information
   7.3. Check of system of injection of fuel
   7.4. Air filter
   7.5. Air chamber
   7.6. The control unit of temperature of the air coming to the engine
   7.7. The sensor of temperature of the air coming to the engine
   7.8. Removal of pressure in fuel system
   7.9. The fuel filter on models with the fuel pump out of the fuel tank
   7.10. The fuel filter on models with the pump in the fuel tank
   7.11. Check of the fuel pump
   7.12. The fuel pump installed out of the fuel tank
   7.13. The fuel pump installed in the fuel tank
   7.14. Replacement of the relay of the fuel pump
   7.15. Pipe of a fuel-filling mouth
   7.16. Fuel tank
   7.17. Fuel level sensor
   7.18. Quencher of fluctuations of fuel
   7.19. Accelerator cable
   7.20. Check and adjustment of fuel mix on idling turns
   7.21. Fuel pressure regulator
   7.22. Regulator of turns of idling
   7.23. Sensor of provision of a butterfly valve
   7.24. Potentiometer of provision of a butterfly valve
   7.25. Air stream measuring instrument
   7.26. Measuring instrument of mass of a stream of air
   7.27. Tape measuring instrument of mass of a stream of air
   + 7.28. Fuel nozzles (except Multec)
   7.29. Fuel nozzle (Multec system)
   7.30. Check of a fuel nozzle (Multec system)
   + 7.31. The throttle case (except the Multec system)
   7.32. Throttle case (Multec system)
   7.33. Step engine of management of air supply (idling turns)
   7.34. Potentiometer of provision of a butterfly valve
   7.35. Electronic control device (ECU)
   7.36. Sensor of a detonation and module (X16 SZ models)
   7.37. Sensor of a detonation (Simtec system)
   7.38. An inlet collector (the SOHC engine without Multec)
   7.39. An inlet collector (the SOHC engine with Multec)
   7.40. Inlet collector (DOHC models)
+ 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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7.10. The fuel filter on models with the fuel pump located in the fuel tank

Removal

Arrangement of the fuel filter on models with the fuel pump located in the fuel tank

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Take off pressure in fuel system.
2. Lift a back part of the car and record on supports. The fuel filter is located from the right back side of the fuel tank.
3. Disconnect the giving fuel hose from an arm of fastening of the fuel filter.
4. Note the arrow arrangement on the case of the fuel filter specifying the direction of a stream of fuel and the inscriptions IN (entrance) and OUT (exit) at end faces of the case of the fuel filter.
5. Using clips, press fuel hoses from two parties of the fuel filter, then weaken collars and remove hoses from the fuel filter.
6. Unscrew the screw, the fixing clip of the fuel filter, the screw-driver open a clip and remove the fuel filter (see the drawing).

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal. At ustan ке be guided by an arrow and tags on the filter case.
2. Start the engine and check fuel system for existence of leaks. In the presence of fuel leak immediately switch off the engine and remove the cause of leak.