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
   - 4.1. The OHV engine (with a camshaft in the block of cylinders)
      4.1.1. Technical characteristics
      4.1.2. Compression check
      4.1.3. The repair operations which are not demanding removal of the engine
      + 4.1.4. The repair operations demanding removal of the engine
      4.1.5. Adjustment of gaps of valves
      + 4.1.6. Head of the block of cylinders
      4.1.7. Removal and installation of the oil pallet
      + 4.1.8. Oil pump
      + 4.1.9. Asterisks of the mechanism of a gazoraspredeleniye
      + 4.1.10. Pistons and rods
      4.1.11. Removal and flywheel installation
      4.1.12. Removal and installation of support of the power unit
      4.1.13. Removal and installation of a camshaft and pushers
      4.1.14. Removal and installation of a back sealing ring of a cranked shaft
      4.1.15. Removal and installation of a cranked shaft and radical bearings
      + 4.1.16. Check of elements of the engine
      4.1.17. System of greasing of the engine
      4.1.18. Removal and engine installation
      4.1.19. Engine start after major maintenance
   + 4.2. OHC engines
   + 4.3. The DOHC engine with 16 valves
   + 4.4. Diesel engines 16D and 16DА
   + 4.5. Diesel engines of 1,7 l
+ 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

4.1.12. Removal and installation of support of the power unit


1. The power unit leans on three support. One on the right side supports the engine, one on the left side supports a transmission and the third in the center supports a back part of the power unit.
2. For removal of a support of the engine or a transmission establish about the corresponding support a jack and raise so that the weight of the power unit was perceived by a jack.
3. Unscrew the bolts, fixing a support of the power unit to the engine or a transmission and a body, and remove a support with the corresponding rubber pillow.
4. For removal of a back support lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports.
5. Support the power unit under differential a jack through wooden whetstone.
6. Unscrew two bolts, fixing a support to the body bottom, and unscrew a nut and a bolt, fixing a rubber pillow to a support. Moving a rubber pillow back, remove it from a support and take from under the car.


1. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal. Tighten bolts of fastening of support of the power unit the demanded moment. Carving openings for bolts clear the corresponding tap. Before a vvinchivaniye of bolts put on a carving of bolts the means interfering unscrewing of bolts.
2. If on a back support there is an arrow, at installation of the shooter should be directed forward.