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



11.5. Replacement of back brake shoes on disk brakes

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. At existence remove caps of wheels, then weaken bolts of fastening of back wheels.
2. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
3. Remove back wheels.
4. Check a condition and thickness of overlays of brake shoes of back wheels. Even if the limit of wear were reached by only one brake shoe, replace back brake shoes in a set.
5. Note an arrangement of the spring supporting brake shoes, then, using a steel core or a screw-driver, from the outer side squeeze out the bottom and top fingers of fastening of brake shoes.
6. Remove a spring supporting brake shoes.
7. Take away brake shoes from a brake disk, then flat-nose pliers take an external brake shoe and the laying established between a brake shoe and the holder of a support.
8. Take an internal brake shoe and laying.
9. Clear a dust and dirt from a support, and a rust from edge of a brake disk. If blocks are suitable for further operation, clear them, using a wire brush and rags.
10. If new brake shoes are established, press the piston into a support a wooden core or the hammer handle, thus watch, that the piston did not warp also surfaces of the piston and a boot were not damaged.
11. At a piston vdviganiye brake liquid is forced out from the brake cylinder in a popolnitelny tank therefore constantly watch liquid level in a tank, and if necessary pump out its small amount.
12. Check a condition of a brake disk on existence of flutes, scratches or cracks. In the presence of defects replace a brake disk.
13. Apply a thin film greasings for brake system on the top and bottom end faces of the metal basis of brake shoes.
14. Establish brake shoes in a support. Check that blocks freely move in a support.
15. Establish a spring supporting brake shoes, then from the inside establish fingers of fastening of brake shoes. Thus at the same time press a spring supporting brake shoes.
16. Similarly replace brake shoes on the second wheel.
17. Establish wheels and lower the car on the earth.
18. Tighten bolts of fastening of a wheel the demanded moment.
19. Several times press a brake pedal that brake shoes nestled on a brake disk.
20. Check level of brake liquid.
21. After installation of new brake shoes avoid sharp braking during the first 200 km of run of the car.