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



12.8. Replacement of the back shock-absorber

GENERAL INFORMATION

Top fastening of the back shock-absorber

And – without system of a self-regulating back suspension bracket,

In – with system of a self-regulating back suspension bracket or with two lock-nuts,

X = 9 mm,

Y= 6 mm

Prevention

Removal of shock-absorbers is necessary for making in turn. Replacement of shock-absorbers make in pairs on one axis of the car.


SEDAN AND HATCHBACK

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Working in a luggage compartment, uncover, closing the top fastening of the shock-absorber.
2. Unscrew a nut of the top fastening of the shock-absorber, thus hold a shock-absorber rod from a provorachivaniye the second wrench. Remove a washer and a rubber element of the top fastening of the shock-absorber.
3. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
4. At existence, working under a back part of the car, disconnect from the shock-absorber an air pipe of system of a being self-leveled back suspension bracket.
5. A jack support the corresponding lever of a back suspension bracket. Unscrew a bolt (it is specified by an arrow), fixing the lower part of the shock-absorber to the longitudinal lever of a back suspension bracket.
6. Manually compress the shock-absorber and take it from the longitudinal lever of a back suspension bracket.
7. Take the shock-absorber from under the car and remove a rubber element of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber and a cup from the top part of the shock-absorber.
8. Using a kiyanka, establish the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber in an arm.
9. Screw in a bolt of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber and tighten it the demanded moment.
10. Partially lower the car, thus establish the top fastening of the shock-absorber into place.
11. Lower the car on the earth, then establish a rubber pillow and a washer of the top fastening of a rod of the shock-absorber.
13. Tighten a nut of fastening of a rod of the shock-absorber so that the rod of the shock-absorber acted, as is shown in fig. Top fastening of the back shock-absorber.
14. Establish a cover.
15. Similarly replace the second back shock-absorber.
16. On models with a being self-leveled back suspension bracket increase in system pressure to 0,8 bar.

VERSATILE PERSON AND VAN

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
2. At existence, working under a back part of the car, disconnect from the shock-absorber an air pipe of system of a being self-leveled back suspension bracket.
3. A jack support the corresponding lever of a back suspension bracket. Unscrew a nut and remove a washer and a rubber pillow of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber. Lower a jack.
4. Unscrew a bolt (it is specified by an arrow) the top fastening of the shock-absorber and remove the shock-absorber.
5. At installation fix the top part of the shock-absorber a bolt, having tightened it at this stage by hand.
6. Fix the lower part of the shock-absorber. Thus check correctness of an arrangement of a rubber pillow and a washer and tighten a nut of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber the demanded moment.
7. Tighten a bolt of the top fastening of the shock-absorber the demanded moment.
8. Similarly replace the second back shock-absorber.
9. On models with a being self-leveled back suspension bracket increase pressure in system to 0,8 bar.