Opel Kadett E

1984-1991 of release

Repair and car operation



Opel Kadett E
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Weekly checks and service in a way
+ 3. Maintenance
+ 4. Engine
+ 5. System of cooling, heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 7. Start and charging system
+ 8. Ignition system
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Transmissions and power shafts
- 11. Brake system
   11.1. Technical characteristics
   + 11.2. Pumping of hydraulic brake system
   11.3. Brake pipelines and hoses
   + 11.4. Forward brake shoes
   11.5. Replacement of back brake shoes on disk brakes
   11.6. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum-type brakes
   11.7. Check, removal and installation of a forward brake disk
   11.8. Check, removal and installation of a back brake disk
   11.9. Removal, check and installation of a brake drum
   + 11.10. Support of a forward brake
   + 11.11. Support of a back disk brake
   + 11.12. Back working brake cylinder
   + 11.13. Main brake cylinder
   + 11.14. Valves of adjustment of pressure
   11.15. Replacement of the unidirectional valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   11.16. Check, removal and installation of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   11.17. Removal and installation of a pedal of a brake
   11.18. Removal and installation of a cable of the hand brake
   11.19. Removal and installation of the lever of the hand brake
   11.20. Replacement of brake shoes of the hand brake on back disk brakes
   + 11.21. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
+ 12. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric circuits



11.18. Removal and installation of a cable of the hand brake

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Unscrew an adjusting nut of the jack of cables of the hand brake and remove the jack.
2. On models with back drum-type brakes remove brake drums.
3. Release a cable of the hand brake from fastenings under the car bottom, a fuel tank and a back beam.
4. Disconnect cables of the hand brake from control levers of the hand brake. On models with back drum-type brakes levers are located on leading brake shoes, and on models with back disk brakes levers are located in a back part of a brake board.
5. By means of a screw-driver remove a lock ring and take plastic plugs from brake boards.
6. Take a cable from brake boards and remove it.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.
2. Keep in mind that the cover of a cable of dark color is established in the top part of the jack.
3. Adjust the hand brake.