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
   2.1. Check of tightness of connections
   2.2. If the engine is not started and the starter does not work
   2.3. If the engine is not started, even if the starter works normally
   2.4. Start from an external source (other car)
   2.5. Places of weekly checks
   2.6. Level of engine oil
   2.7. Level of cooling liquid
   2.8. Level of liquid of a stekloomyvatel
   2.9. Level of brake liquid
   2.10. Liquid level in steering system with the amplifier
   2.11. Electric system
   2.12. Accumulator
   2.13. Screen wiper brushes
   2.14. Tires and pressure check in tires
   2.15. Operational materials and liquids
   2.16. Pressure in tires
+ 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
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric circuits

2.13. Screen wiper brushes


Check a condition of brushes of a screen wiper. The faultless condition of brushes of a screen wiper is absolutely necessary condition for ensuring good visibility.

To avoid deformation of brushes, it is necessary to clear regularly brushes of screen wipers means for washing of glasses. At strong pollution of brushes, for example, the remains of insects, it is necessary to make cleaning of brushes by means of a sponge or a pure rag.

For safety reasons it is necessary to replace brushes of screen wipers every two years.

At frosts before inclusion of screen wipers every first during a trip it is necessary to check, whether brushes froze to glass.

Check of a condition and replacement of brushes of a screen wiper

1. If brushes of a screen wiper are damaged or worn-out, it is necessary to replace them. Periodic replacement of brushes of a screen wiper is made once a year.
2. For removal of a brush of a screen wiper take away the screen wiper lever from glass before its fixing. Turn a brush on 90 °, then compress a bracket of blocking and separate a brush from the lever.