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
- 15. Brake system
   15.2. General information
   15.3. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   15.4. Pumping of hydraulic brake system
   + 15.5. Replacement of forward brake shoes
   15.6. Replacement of back brake shoes on disk brakes
   + 15.7. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum-type brakes
   15.8. Replacement of brake shoes of the hand brake on back disk brakes
   15.9. Support of a forward brake
   15.10. Support of a back disk brake
   15.11. Brake disk
   15.12. Forward brake disk
   15.13. A back brake disk on models with SOHC engines
   15.14. A back brake disk on models with DOHC engines
   15.15. Brake drum
   15.16. Back working brake cylinder
   15.17. Brake board of a back brake
   15.18. Protective casing of a forward brake disk
   15.19. Main brake cylinder
   15.20. Repair of the main brake cylinder (model without ABS)
   15.21. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   15.22. Hydraulic ABS modulator
   15.23. The ABS sensors established on wheels
   15.24. ABS control unit
   15.25. ABS relay (only ABS-2E system)
   15.26. Valves of adjustment of pressure
   15.27. Brake pipelines and hoses
   15.28. Adjustment of the hand brake
   + 15.29. Cable of the hand brake
   15.30. Lever of the hand brake
   15.31. Brake pedal
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions



15.17. Brake board of a back brake

MODELS WITH BACK DRUM-TYPE BRAKES

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. At existence remove a wheel cap, then weaken bolts of fastening of a back wheel. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a back wheel.
2. Remove a brake drum.
3. Remove a nave of a back wheel.
4. Remove brake shoes.
5. Remove the working brake cylinder.
6. Using a screw-driver edge as the lever, remove a plate, fixing a cable of the hand brake to a brake board.
7. Unscrew four bolts and remove a pin of a nave and a brake board.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments.
2. Put on a back surface of a flange of a pin of a nave a thin layer of lithium greasing.
3. Tighten bolts of fastening brake nave boards/pins the demanded moment.
4. Establish the working brake cylinder.
5. Establish brake shoes.
6. Establish a nave of a back wheel.
7. Establish a brake drum.
8. Check and, if necessary, adjust the hand brake.

MODELS WITH BACK DISK BRAKES WITH THE SOHC ENGINE

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. At existence remove a wheel cap, then weaken bolts of fastening of a back wheel. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a back wheel.
2. Remove a brake drum.
3. Remove a nave of a back wheel.
4. Remove brake shoes.
5. Remove the working brake cylinder.
6. Using a screw-driver edge as the lever, remove a plate, fixing a cable of the hand brake to a brake board.
7. Remove a nave / a brake disk of a back wheel.
8. Remove brake shoes of the hand brake.
9. Unscrew four bolts and remove a pin of a nave and a brake board.

Installation

Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments...

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Put on a back surface of a flange of a pin of a nave a thin layer of lithium greasing.
2. Tighten bolts of fastening brake nave boards/pins the demanded moment.
3. Establish blocks of the hand brake.
4. Establish a nave / a brake disk of a back wheel.
5. Check work and, if necessary, adjust the hand brake.

DOHC MODELS

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. At existence remove a wheel cap, then weaken bolts of fastening of a back wheel. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a back wheel.
2. Remove a brake disk.
3. Remove a nave of a back wheel.
4. Remove blocks of the hand brake.
5. Unscrew four bolts and remove a brake board of the hand brake.

Installation

Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments...

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Establish blocks of the hand brake.
2. Establish a nave of a back wheel.
3. Establish a brake disk.
4. Check and, if necessary, adjust the hand brake.