Opel Vectra A

since 1988-1995 of release

Repair and car operation



Vektr A. Opel
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
- 1.1 Maintenance
   1.2. Periodicity of service
   - 1.3. Maintenance
      1.3.1. Each 7500 km or 12 months
      + 1.3.2. Each 15 000 km or 12 months
      + 1.3.3. Complete service each 30 000 km or 24 months
      1.3.4. Main service. Each 60 000 km or 48 months
      1.3.5. Each 105 000 km or 84 months
      1.3.6. Each 120 000 km or 96 months
+ 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



1.3. Maintenance

GENERAL INFORMATION

This section is intended to provide correctness of carrying out maintenance of the car, to help to support the car in proper condition and to prolong its service life. If maintenance was not carried out regularly, consequences I eat it there can be a bad operation of the engine (incomplete return of capacity, strange behavior of the engine etc.). In that case it is necessary to execute the following actions.

Primary actions:

– clear, examine and check the accumulator;
– check all liquids connected with the engine;
– replace spark plugs (petrol engines);
– check a condition and a tension of an auxiliary driving belt;
– check a condition of the air filter and replace, if it is necessary;
– check a condition of all hoses (branch pipes) and their tightness;
– check a condition of a cover and a rotor of the distributor of ignition and high-voltage wires (petrol engines).

If these actions did not appear effective, execute the following actions.

Secondary actions:

– check charging system;
– check ignition system;
– check system of prestarting heating;
– check fuel system;
– replace a cover and a rotor of the distributor of ignition;
– replace high-voltage wires.