Opel Vectra B

since 1995 release

Repair and operation of the car



Vektr's Opel of B
+ 1.1. Governing bodies and control devices
+ 2. Maintenance
- 3. Engines
   + 3.1. Repair of the SOCH engine installed in the car
   + 3.2. Repair of the DOCH engine installed in the car
   - 3.3. Repair of the diesel engine of 1,7 l installed in the car
      3.3.1. Introduction
      3.3.2. Technical characteristics
      3.3.3. Check of pressure of compression
      3.3.4. Top Dead Point (TDP) of the piston of the first cylinder
      3.3.5. Cover of a head of the block of cylinders
      3.3.6. Pulley of a bent shaft
      3.3.7. Casings of a gear belt
      3.3.8. Replacement of a gear belt
      3.3.9. Mechanism of a tension of a gear belt and pulleys
      3.3.10. Replacement of a sealing ring of a cam-shaft
      3.3.11. Check and adjustment of gaps of valves
      3.3.12. Cam-shaft and pushers
      3.3.13. Head of the block of cylinders
      3.3.14. Oil pallet
      3.3.15. Oil pump
      3.3.16. Oil heater
      3.3.17. Flywheel
      3.3.18. Replacement of sealing rings of a bent shaft
      3.3.19. Replacement of support of the power unit
   + 3.4. Repair of the diesel engine of 2,0 l installed in the car
   + 3.5. Capital repairs of engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Systems of start, ignition
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Main malfunctions
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3.3.16. Oil heater

Removal
PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a forward part of the car and record on supports.
2. Merge cooling liquid from the cooling system or press hoses of supply of cooling liquid to the oil heater.
3. Install the corresponding container under an oil filter. Unscrew an oil filter.
4. Weaken collars and remove hoses of supply of cooling liquid to the oil heater.
5. Unscrew the central bolt of fastening of the oil heater and remove it from the engine.

Installation
PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Establish an oil sealing ring in dredging of the oil heater and install the oil heater on the block of cylinders.
2. Fix the oil heater by a bolt.
3. Connect hoses of supply of cooling liquid to the oil heater and fix them by collars.
4. Establish a new oil filter. Lower the car and check oil level in the engine.
5. Fill in cooling liquid in the engine cooling system. Start the engine and check the oil heater for tightness.