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
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
- 6. Systems of start, ignition
   - 6.1. System of charging
      6.1.1. Introduction
      6.1.2. Technical characteristics
      6.1.3. Check of the accumulator
      6.1.4. Accumulator charging
      6.1.5. Accumulator
      6.1.6. Generator
   + 6.2. System of start
   + 6.3. System of ignition
   + 6.4. System of prestarting heating of diesel engines
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Main malfunctions


6.1.5. Accumulator


The accumulator is located on the forward party of a motor compartment.


1. Uncover the rechargeable battery, weaken the negative plug of the accumulator (1) and remove it. Disconnect the positive plug of the accumulator (2).
2. Unscrew a bolt (it is specified by an arrow) and remove a clip of fastening of the accumulator.
3. Disconnect an electrical wiring from a plate of installation of the accumulator.
4. Unscrew bolts of fastening of a plate of installation of the accumulator (are specified by shooters).
5. Remove a plate of installation of the accumulator.


Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal. At the same time at first connect the positive plug of the accumulator, and then negative. After connection of plugs to the accumulator grease them with technical vaseline.