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
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
- 19. Check of malfunctions
   19.2. Cooling system
   19.3. Fuel and exhaust systems
   19.4. Coupling
   19.5. Mechanical transmission
   19.6. Automatic transmission
   19.7. Power shafts
   19.8. Brake system
   19.9. Suspension bracket and steering
   19.10. Electric equipment



19.10. Electric equipment

The accumulator holds a charging short time

• The malfunction of the accumulator connected with an osypaniye of plates.
• Are unreliably fixed or коррозированы accumulator plugs.
• Wear or wrong adjustment of a tension of an auxiliary driving belt.
• The current developed by the generator, is insufficient for a full battery charging.
• The generator or a tension regulator is faulty.
• Short circuit in an electric chain of the car, causing a constant discharge of the accumulator.

Constantly the control lamp of a battery charging burns

• Damage or wrong adjustment of a tension of an auxiliary driving belt.
• Generator brushes are polluted, jammed or worn-out.
• Damage of springs of brushes of the generator.
• The generator or a tension regulator is faulty.
• Damage of electroconducting to a charging chain.

The control lamp of a battery charging does not burn

• The control lamp fused.
• Break in an electric chain of a control lamp.
• The generator or a tension regulator is faulty.

Bulbs do not burn

• The filament lamp fused.
• Fused a safety lock.
• The switch is faulty.
• Break in an electric chain of a bulb.
• The relay is faulty.
• Contacts in the electric socket are oxidized.

Inexact indications of devices

Indications of devices increase with increase in turns of the engine

• The tension regulator is faulty.

The index of fuel or temperature does not give indications

• Break of an electric chain.
• The sensor is faulty.
• The index is faulty.

The index of fuel or temperature shows the maximum value

• Short circuit of an electric chain.
• The sensor is faulty.
• The index is faulty.

Violations of work of a sound signal

The sound signal moves constantly

• Zakorachivaniye of the button of a sound signal on weight or its jamming in the pressed situation.
• The wire of a sound signal is connected to weight.

The sound signal does not work

• Fused the fuse.
• Break of a wire of a sound signal.
• The sound signal is faulty.

The sound signal works falteringly

• Connections of a wire of a sound signal are weakened or oxidized.
• Fastening of a sound signal is weakened.
• The sound signal is faulty.

Violations of work of screen wipers

Screen wipers do not work or work very slowly

• Brushes of a screen wiper were fixed on a windscreen or jammed draft of a screen wiper.
• Fused the fuse.
• Are weakened or коррозированы contacts in the electric socket of a screen wiper.
• The screen wiper relay is faulty.
• The screen wiper engine is faulty.

Screen wiper brushes not completely clear glass

• The screen wiper lever is incorrectly established.
• Strong wear of draft of a screen wiper.
• Fastening of the engine of a screen wiper or draft of a screen wiper is weakened.

Low efficiency of cleaning flew down

• The rubber element of a brush of a screen wiper is worn-out or damaged.
• Springs of the lever of a screen wiper are weakened or damaged or lever hinges are jammed.
• Small concentration of detergent in liquid of a washer of glass.

Unsatisfactory work of stekloomyvatel

Jets of a stekloomyvatel do not work.

• Jets of a stekloomyvatel are hammered.
• It was disconnected, the hose of supply of liquid to a washer is pressed or littered.
• There is no liquid in a tank of a stekloomyvatel.

The pump of a stekloomyvatel does not work.

• Connections of contacts in the electric socket of the pump of a washer are weakened.
• Fused the fuse.
• The switch of a stekloomyvatel is faulty.
• The pump of a stekloomyvatel is faulty.

Supply of liquid on glass occurs after a while after washer inclusion

• The unilateral valve located in a hose of supply of liquid to jets of a washer is faulty.

Unsatisfactory work of electric window regulators

Glass moves only in one direction

• The switch is faulty.

Glass moves very slowly

• The window regulator is damaged.
• Internal elements of a door interfere with window regulator work.
• The window regulator engine is faulty.

Glass does not move

• Fused the fuse.
• The window regulator relay is faulty.
• Weakening of contacts in the electric socket of a window regulator.
• The window regulator engine is faulty.

Unsatisfactory operation of the central lock

The central lock does not work

• Fused the fuse.
• The relay of the central lock is faulty.
• Contacts in the electric socket of the central lock are weakened.
• The control unit or the engine is faulty.

The latch of the lock moves, but the lock does not open or is not closed

• The switch is faulty.
• Drafts or the latch lever are damaged or disconnected.
• The relay is faulty.
• The control unit or the electric motor is faulty. One of executive mechanisms does not work.
• Contacts in the electric socket of the central lock are weakened.
• The executive mechanism is faulty.
• Drafts or latch levers are damaged or disconnected.
• Latch damage.