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
   5.2. General information
   5.3. Antifreeze
   5.4. Washing of system of cooling
   5.5. Plums of cooling liquid
   5.6. Filling of system of cooling
   5.7. A radiator (models with a mechanical transmission)
   5.8. A radiator (models with an automatic transmission)
   5.9. Check and radiator cleaning
   5.10. Thermostat
   5.11. Check of operability of the thermostat
   5.12. Water pump
   5.13. Radiator fan
   5.14. A broad tank and the sensor of level of cooling liquid
   5.15. The sensor of the index of temperature of cooling liquid
   5.16. Temperature-sensitive element of the fan of a radiator
   5.17. Control panel heater
   5.18. Heater radiator
   5.19. Engine of the fan of a heater
   5.20. Ventilation nozzles
+ 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



5.7. A radiator (models with a mechanical transmission)

Removal

Removal of brackets of fixing of fastening of a radiator on models of 2,0 l

Release of the right top fastening of a radiator on models of 1,6 l

Radiator removal on models of 2,0 l

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. If repair of the fan of a radiator is not required, the radiator can be removed together with a fan casing.
2. Merge cooling liquid from cooling system.
3. Disconnect from a radiator the top hose and a hose of a broad tank.
4. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator, then disconnect the electric socket from a temperature-sensitive element of turning on of the fan of a radiator which is located on the right side in the radiator basis.
5. Disconnect the electric socket from the electric fan of a radiator.
6. Compress and remove two brackets of fixing of the radiator, located from two parties of the top part of a radiator (see fig. Removal of brackets of fixing of fastening of a radiator on models of 2,0 l, Release of the right top fastening of a radiator on models of 1,6 l).
7. Incline the top part of a radiator to the engine and take a radiator from the top fastenings. Remove a radiator, lifting it up from rubber pillows in the bottom frame. Take a radiator from a motor compartment (see fig. Radiator removal on models of 2,0 l).

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Check a condition and, if necessary, clear a radiator.
2. Installation of a radiator is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments.
3. Check a condition of the bottom rubber pillows of a radiator and if necessary, replace them. Check that the bottom ledges on a radiator were established in rubber pillows. Check that all шлаги are correctly connected and reliably fixed by collars.
4. In summary fill in cooling liquid in cooling system.