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
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
- 9. Running gear
   9.1. Introduction
   9.2. Technical characteristics
   9.3. Rotary fists
   9.4. Replacement of forward hug bearings
   9.5. Forward lower frame
   9.6. The lobby is resistant
   9.7. Stabilizer of cross stability of a forward suspension bracket
   9.8. Lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   9.9. Replacement of the lower hinge of a forward suspension bracket
   9.10. Back nave
   9.11. Back rack
   9.12. Stabilizer of cross stability of a back suspension bracket
   9.13. Top lever of a back suspension bracket
   9.14. Lower lever of a back suspension bracket
   9.15. Steering wheel
   9.16. Steering column
   9.17. Intermediate shaft of a steering column
   9.18. Replacement of protective covers of steering transfer
   9.19. Steering transfer
   + 9.20. Pump of the amplifier of steering
   9.21. Removal of air from system of steering with the amplifier
   9.22. Tip of steering draft
   9.23. Steering draft
   9.24. Angles of installation of wheels
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Main malfunctions
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9.2. Technical characteristics

GENERAL INFORMATION

Angles of installation of wheels

Forward wheels:
Disorder corner
- 1 °05' ± 45'
The maximum distinction between the parties
1 °
The longitudinal tilt angle rotary шкворня (is not regulated):
  – sedan
+ 3 °50' ± 1 °
  – versatile person
+ 3 °30' ± 1 °
The maximum distinction between the parties
1 °
Convergence
1 °10' ± 45'
Back wheels:
The corner of disorder (is not regulated):
  – models till 1997
- 1 °20' ± 35'
  – models since 1997:
     • sedan
- 1 °27' ± 35'
     • versatile person
- 1 °19' ± 35'
The maximum distinction between the parties
35'
Convergence:
  – to 01/96
+ 0 °16' ± 10'
  – from 01/96 to 1997
+ 0 °25' ± 10'
  – models since 1997:
     • sedan
+ 0 °27' ± 10'
     • versatile person
+ 0 °26' ± 10'
The maximum distinction between the parties
15'
Steering
Transfer relation
16.5: 1
Tension of a driving belt of the Steering drive with the amplifier (measured by the special device):
  – new belt
 250 - 300 N
  – the belt which was in the use
450 N
Wheels and tires:
Wheel disk
5 1/2J x14 or 6J x 15.
Size of tires:
  – disks 51/2J x 14
175/70 R14-84T, 185/70 R14-88 H, 185/70 R14-88 T
  – disks 6J x 15
195/65 R15-91 H, 195/65 R15-91 T, 195/65 R15-91 V, 205/60 R15-91 V

Tightening moments

Forward suspension bracket:
Brake mudguard
4 Nanometer
Forward draft of stabilizers of cross stability
65 Nanometer
Forward stabilizer of cross resistance to the lower frame
20 Nanometer
Forward lower frame bolts 1,3, 4, 5 (except nuts):
  – stage 1
100 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 45 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
  – bolt 2 (nuts)
45 Nanometer
The lower lever of a forward suspension bracket to the lower frame:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 75 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
The lower spherical hinge to a rotary fist
100 Nanometer
The lower spherical hinge to the lower lever
35 Nanometer
Top installation of a rack of a forward suspension bracket
55 Nanometer
Hydraulic hoses to steering transfer
28 Nanometer
It is resistant to a rotary fist:
  – stage 1
50 Nanometer
  – stage 2
90 Nanometer
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 45 °
  – stage 4
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Lock-nut of steering draft
100 Nanometer
Steering thirst for a rotary fist
60 Nanometer
Back suspension bracket:
Stabilizer of cross stability
55 Nanometer
Rack of a back suspension bracket to a beam:
  – stage 1
150 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 30 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Rack of a back suspension bracket to a body
55 Nanometer
Top lock nut of the back shock-absorber
20 Nanometer
Forward suspension bracket of installation to the bottom:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 30 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Back beam to a forward suspension bracket of installation:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 60 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Top lever:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 60 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Lower lever:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 60 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
The lower frame of a back suspension bracket to the bottom:
  – stage 1
90 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 60 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Nave to a beam:
  – stage 1
50 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 30 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 15 °
Steering
The delivery pipeline to the pump:
  – petrol engines
37.5 Nanometer
  – diesel engine 1.7
28 Nanometer
  – diesel engine 2.0
35 Nanometer
Back support of the power unit to the lower frame
20 Nanometer
Steering transfer to the lower frame
45 Nanometer
Steering wheel
25 Nanometer
The safety airbag to a steering wheel
8 Nanometer
Top nut of a rack of support
22 Nanometer
Tightening bolt of an intermediate shaft
22 Nanometer
The pump of the strengthened steering:
  – petrol engine 1.6 liters
20 Nanometer
  – petrol engine 1.8 and 2.0 of liter
25 Nanometer
  – diesel engines
25 Nanometer
Pump pulley:
  – stage 1
20 Nanometer
  – stage 2
to tighten on a corner 30 °
  – stage 3
to tighten on a corner 45 °
Pump tension mechanism
40 Nanometer
Steering thirst for steering transfer
100 Nanometer
Tip of steering draft
60 Nanometer
Wheels
Bolt of fastening of a wheel
110 Nanometer