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


3.3.17. Flywheel


1. Remove the transmission and coupling.
2. Record a flywheel from a provorachivaniye, having established a clamp on a gear wreath of a flywheel.
3. Apply a combination tag on a bent shaft and a flywheel.
4. Unscrew bolts and remove a flywheel.


Check a flywheel for wear from coupling and a condition of teeths of a gear wreath of a flywheel.



At installation of a flywheel it is necessary to use new bolts.

1. Clear the interfaced surfaces of a flywheel and a bent shaft.
2. Put the means interfering unscrewing of bolts on a carving of bolts of fastening of a bent shaft.
3. Establish a flywheel according to earlier put tag and fix by bolts, having tightened them the required moment.
4. Remove a clamp of blocking of a flywheel and install the transmission.