Opel Vectra A

since 1988-1995 of release

Repair and car operation



Vektr A. Opel
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 1.1 Maintenance
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Repair of DOHC engines
+ 4. Repair of the diesel engine
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. A fuel and exhaust system of models with system of injection of fuel
+ 8. Exhaust system and system of fall of toxicity of exhaust gases
+ 9. Fuel systems of the diesel engine
+ 10. Engine electrosystems
+ 11. Transmission
+ 12. Mechanical transmission
+ 13. Automatic transmission
- 14. Power shafts
   14.2. General information
   + 14.3. Power shaft
   14.4. Intermediate shaft
   14.5. Replacement of hinges of a power shaft
   14.6. Replacement of covers of hinges of equal angular speeds
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions



14.4. Intermediate shaft

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove the right power shaft.
2. Unscrew bolts of fastening of the basic bearing of an intermediate shaft to the block of cylinders.
3. Take an intermediate shaft from a transmission and instead of the taken power shaft insert into a transmission a plastic or wooden cap.

Repair

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Check smoothness and uniformity of rotation of the bearing of an intermediate shaft. In the presence of defects replace the bearing.
2. Unscrew two bolts, fixing a flange to an arm of the bearing and remove an arm.
3. Remove a lock ring from the outer side of an intermediate shaft, then a sealing ring and the big lock ring, fixing the bearing.
4. Using a stripper, remove bearing knot from an intermediate shaft.
5. Establish a bearing support on wooden whetstones and squeeze out from it the bearing.
6. Heat up the bearing and, using a hammer and the tubular opravka which diameter is equal to diameter of an internal ring of the bearing, establish the bearing on an intermediate shaft to a fillet. From the opposite side of a power shaft establish a bearing support on an external ring of the bearing and fix a lock ring. Establish new a sealant aching a ring and a new lock ring of a shaft.
7. Establish an arm on the bearing of an intermediate shaft. A tightening of bolts of fastening of a support of the bearing make after installation of an intermediate shaft in differential and fastenings of an arm of the bearing to the block of cylinders. On a carving of bolts apply a thin film means of the R/N 90167347 interfering unscrewing of bolts and screw in and tighten the demanded moment bolts of fastening of a support of the bearing.

Installation

Fastening of the basic bearing of an intermediate shaft to a back part of the block of cylinders

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments (see drawing):

— apply a thin film greasings on a shlitsa of an intermediate shaft not to damage working edges of a sealing ring of differential;
— establish an arm of the bearing of an intermediate shaft on the block of cylinders and fix bolts, having tightened them the demanded moment;
— if the bearing acted in film from an intermediate shaft, establish a bearing support on an arm and fix two bolts;
— establish the right power shaft.