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



9.3. Rotary fists

GENERAL INFORMATION

Prevention

At installation of a rotary fist it is necessary to use all new bolts and nuts.


Nave and rotary fist

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a forward part of the car and record on supports. Remove the corresponding forward wheel.
2. Unscrew a nut of fastening of steering thirst for a rotary fist. Using a stripper, take the spherical hinge of steering draft from a rotary fist.
3. Unscrew tightening a bolt, the fixing spherical hinge of the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket to a rotary fist.
4. Using the lever, move the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket down and take the spherical hinge from a rotary fist. If the pin of the spherical hinge densely sits in a rotary fist, use the screw-driver or a thin chisel as a wedge and expand a clip of fastening of a pin of the spherical hinge.
5. Remove a support, without disconnecting from it a brake hose. Using a soft wire, suspend a support on a forward rack.
6. Unscrew a bolt and remove the wheel speed sensor.
7. Remove a nave nut cap, take a pin and unscrew a nut of fastening of a power shaft to a nave.
8. Take a power shaft to a nave, taking away a rotary fist from the car.
9. Note the provision of a rack of a forward suspension bracket on a rotary fist.
10. Unscrew two bolts of fastening of a rack of a forward suspension bracket to a rotary fist. At the same time finally take a power shaft from a rotary fist.
11. Remove a rotary fist.
12. Unscrew the screw and remove a forward brake disk from a nave flange.
13. Unscrew screws (shooters) and remove a mudguard from a rotary fist.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Establish a mudguard on a rotary fist and fix by screws.
2. Establish a brake disk.
3. Check that vents on the external end of a power shaft and grooves in a nave pure. Pull a nave over grooves of a power shaft.
4. Pull a rotary fist over a power shaft. Arrange the top part of a rotary fist on a rack and fix by bolts.
5. Screw a nut of fastening of a power shaft to a nave and tighten it the required moment.
6. Establish a support of brakes.
7. Establish a pin of the spherical hinge of the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket in a rotary fist and fix tightening by a bolt.
8. Establish steering draft.
9. Establish a wheel and lower the car.
10. In several stages tighten a nut of fastening of a power shaft to a nave and record it a pin.
11. Establish a cap of a nut of fastening of a power shaft to a nave.
12. Check and, if necessary, adjust the angles of installation of wheels.