Opel Astra, Zafira

Since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation



Opel Astra
+ Cars Opel Astra and Zafira
+ The operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ The power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   Specifications
   Removal and installation of a rotary fist
   Check of a condition and replacement ступичной assemblages
   Removal and installation of a forward stretcher
   Removal, regenerative repair and installation of a rack of a forward suspension bracket
   Removal and installation of the forward stabilizer of cross-section stability
   Removal, regenerative repair and installation of the bottom lever of a forward suspension bracket
   Replacement of the bottom spherical support
   Removal and installation back ступичной assemblages
   Check of a condition and replacement of bearings of back wheels
   Removal, check of a condition and installation of the back shock-absorber
   Removal and installation of screw springs of a back suspension bracket
   Removal and installation торсионной beams of a back suspension bracket
   Replacement резинометаллических hinges of longitudinal levers торсионной beams
   System of adjustment of a road gleam of a back axis - the general information and adjustment
   Removal and installation of the air valve and highway of a regulator of a road gleam of a back axis (model the Versatile person)
   Removal and steering wheel installation
   Removal and installation of a steering column
   Removal, check of a condition and installation of an intermediate shaft of a steering column
   Replacement of protective covers картера the steering mechanism
   Removal and installation of the steering mechanism
   Removal and installation of the steering pump
   Removal of air from hydraulic path ГУР
   Removal and installation of tips of steering draughts
   Removal and installation of steering draught
   Corners of installation of wheels
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment



Removal and installation of a forward stretcher

Experts of firm car repair shops Opel for combination of the power unit with a stretcher use special conductors. If similar adaptations near at hand is not available, before the beginning of dismantle of components it is necessary to mark their position from each other.


The help of the assistant is required.


The scheme of an arrangement of bolts of fastening of a stretcher

1, 3 — Forward bolts
2 — Lateral bolts

4 — Back bolts

Removal

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Result forward wheels of the car in rectilinear position, take a key from the lock of ignition and block a steering wheel.
  2. In a driver's foot well turn out a bolt of fastening of the bottom part of an intermediate shaft of a steering column to an entrance shaft of the steering mechanism. Separate an intermediate shaft and take him aside.
  3. Remove the storage battery with the adjusting pallet (the engine Electric equipment see the Head).
  4. On models Zafira in a back part of an impellent compartment remove rubber consolidation and a plastic cover. Give fixing nuts and remove the basic cover from a partition.
  5. Fix a radiator on the panel передка, having passed two bolts in lateral fastenings, - the bottom, rubber support of a radiator are established on a stretcher.
  6. Uncover the assembly block of the relay in the left part of an impellent compartment and take from the landing nest system GUR safety lock. Release clamps, disconnect колодку a safety lock from the general колодки and take it together with conducting.
  7. Release a fixing nut and disconnect the tyre of grounding of electroconducting of a steering from кузовной panels, - try to remember the scheme of a lining of a plait, then lower last downwards on картер the steering mechanism.
  8. Hang out from above the power unit, - two elevating eyes are located in the left part of a head of the cylinders, one - in right (the Engine see the Head).
  9. Cock a lay brake, поддомкратьте the car and establish it on props. Remove both lobbies of a wheel. At a corresponding complete set remove protection картера and a thermofilter of the steering mechanism.
  10. Remove a forward bumper (the Body see the Head).
  11. Remove sections of protection of an arch of the right forward wheel.
  12. Disconnect from two parties vertical draughts of the stabilizer of cross-section stability from suspension bracket racks.
  13. Disconnect tips of steering draughts from levers of rotary fists (Removal and installation of tips of steering draughts see).
  14. Turn out bolts of coupling collars of a rotary fist and liberate from them fingers of the bottom spherical support.
  15. Remove a reception pipe of system, каталитический the converter and average section of system of release of the fulfilled gases (see the Head of the Power supply system and release).
  16. Try to remember the scheme of installation of the steering mechanism over a back support of the power unit, then separate last from a basic arm on a stretcher (Automatic transmission see the Head).
  1. Separate a back support of the power unit from картера transmissions.
  1. Turn out the central bolt of a forward support of a suspension bracket of the power unit.
  2. On the models equipped К/В, disconnect the resonator from forward right section of a stretcher.
  1. Prop up a stretcher тележечным a jack, - for the purpose of loading distribution lay on a jack head wooden брусок (in an ideal it is necessary to take advantage of special bed).
  1. Accurately mark position of a stretcher and bolts of its fastening concerning a car body, - experts use at installation special conductors.
  2. Turn out bolts of fastening of a stretcher. Bolts have various length, - try to remember a site of each of them. The general scheme of an arrangement of fixture the following: two bolts in front, two bolts over the bottom levers of a suspension bracket and six bolts on triangular кницах (the Scheme of an arrangement of bolts of fastening of a stretcher see an illustration).
  1. By means of the assistant lower a stretcher, - try not to damage electroconducting of the steering pump. Lowering a stretcher, liberate a shaft of the steering mechanism from the rubber plug through passage in a car floor.

    A — Liberation of a shaft of the steering mechanism from the plug through passage in the car bottom
    B — the Stretcher of the forward suspension bracket which have been removed from the car

A.

B.
  1. Remove the steering mechanism, the bottom levers of a suspension bracket and the stabilizer of cross-section stability (Removal and installation of the forward stabilizer of cross-section stability, Removal, regenerative repair and installation of the bottom lever of a forward suspension bracket and Removal and installation of the steering mechanism see). If necessary rubber support can be replaced, but only in pairs (for example, right and left together). Squeezing of support can be made by means of a long carving core, pair of nuts with washers and a piece of a metal tube. In case of need turn out fixing bolts and remove a basic arm of the mechanism of a gear change.

Installation

Installation is made in an order, the return to an order of dismantle of components.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Track, correctness of combination of the landing labels put in the course of dismantle, all fixture tighten with demanded effort. Try not to admit displacement of the rubber plug through passage at landing in it of an entrance shaft of the steering mechanism, - in case of need ask the assistant to adhere the top section of the plug from salon and densely latch the bottom section in a reception aperture.