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
- 12. Suspension bracket and steering
   12.1. Technical characteristics
   + 12.2. Rack of a forward suspension bracket
   12.3. Replacement of the bearing of a forward wheel
   + 12.4. Bottom lever of a forward suspension bracket
   12.5. Removal and installation of the forward stabilizer of cross-section stability
   12.6. Adjustment of the bearing of a back wheel
   + 12.7. Nave of a back wheel
   12.8. Replacement of the back shock-absorber
   + 12.9. Back stabilizer of cross-section stability
   12.10. Replacement of back springs
   12.11. Removal and installation of a back beam
   12.12. Replacement of the plug of the longitudinal lever of a back suspension bracket
   12.13. Replacement of elements of a back suspension bracket with sheet springs (Pickup)
   12.14. Check of system of a being self-leveled back suspension bracket
   12.15. Removal and installation of a steering wheel
   + 12.16. Steering column
   12.17. Replacement of the cylinder of the lock and contact group of the lock of ignition
   12.18. Removal and installation of tips of steering draft
   + 12.19. Steering transfer
   12.20. Air removal from steering system with the amplifier
   12.21. Removal and installation of the pump of the amplifier of a steering
   12.22. Removal and installation of a popolnitelny tank of hydraulic system
   12.23. Corners of installation of forward wheels
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric circuits



12.13. Replacement of elements of a back suspension bracket with sheet springs (Pickup)

GENERAL INFORMATION

Elements of a back suspension bracket with sheet springs

1–buffer,
2–plugs,
3–bracket,
4–fixing plate of a spring,
5–sheet spring,
6–step-ladders of a spring,
7–shock-absorber,
8–buffer emphasis

BACK SHOCK-ABSORBER

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
2. Supporting a jack the longitudinal lever of a back suspension bracket, unload the shock-absorber.
3. Unscrew bolts of the top and bottom fastening of the shock-absorber and remove the shock-absorber.
4. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.
5. Tighten bolts of fastening of the shock-absorber the demanded moment.
6. Similarly replace the shock-absorber from the second party of the car and lower the car on the earth.

BACK SHEET SPRING

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. The second jack support a back axis.
2. Remove from a sheet spring an arm of a cable of the hand brake.
3. Disconnect from a sheet spring a spring operating the valve of adjustment of pressure.
4. Unscrew and take a bolt of forward fastening of a sheet spring to a body.
5. Unscrew and take a bolt of back fastening of a sheet spring to a bracket. Unscrew a nut and remove a buffer emphasis.
6. Unscrew nuts of fastening of step-ladders and remove a connecting plate and step-ladders.
7. Remove a sheet spring from the car.
8. If the sheet spring is subject to replacement, rearrange on a new spring an arm of a spring of the valve of adjustment of pressure.
9. For replacement of plugs of a sheet spring beat out old plugs and establish new with use of a long bolt, a tube of the corresponding diameter and washers. Before installation grease plugs with soap water.
10. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments.
11. Shorter part of a sheet spring should be directed to a forward part of the car.
12. The opening in a connecting plate for installation of an emphasis of the buffer should be located from the interior of a plate.
13. The length of the acting ends of each step-ladder should not differ from each other more than on 3 mm.
14. Adjust the provision of an arm of a spring of the valve of adjustment of pressure.

BUFFER

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
2. Unscrew a bolt and remove the buffer.
3. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

BACK AXIS

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Weaken bolts of fastening of back wheels, then lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
2. Remove back wheels.
3. Remove brake drums / disks and disconnect a cable of the hand brake.
4. Disconnect brake hoses from an arm of a back axis and close connecting couplings of hoses suitable jams.
5. A jack through wooden whetstone support the central part of a back axis.
6. Unscrew bolts of the bottom fastening of back shock-absorbers.
7. Unscrew nuts and remove a buffer emphasis.
8. On the one hand the car unscrew nuts of fastening of step-ladders of a sheet spring and remove a connecting plate and step-ladders.
9. Repeat operations on other party of the car.
10. Lower a jack and take a back axis from under the car.
11. If the new back axis is established, rearrange on it all demountable components.
12. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments.
13. Tighten all fastenings by the demanded moment.
14. The opening in a connecting plate for installation of an emphasis of the buffer should be located from the interior of a plate.
15. The length of the acting ends of each step-ladder should not differ from each other more than on 3 mm.
16. Remove air from hydraulic brake system and adjust the hand brake.