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



4.1.13. Removal and installation of a camshaft and pushers

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove the engine from the car, then remove the oil pallet and asterisks of the mechanism of a drive of a gazoraspredeleniye.
2. If the head of the block of cylinders is established on the engine, weaken nuts of fastening of yokes, turn yokes aside and take pushers. Have pushers so that at installation they rose on the places. If the head of the block of cylinders still is on the engine, turn the engine and put it sideways.
3. Unscrew two bolts (are specified by shooters), fixing a plate fixing a camshaft and remove a plate from the engine.
4. Remove a forward plate of the engine.
5. Being careful, take a camshaft from the block of cylinders of the engine.
6. Take pushers from the block of cylinders and arrange them so that at installation they rose on the places.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Clear of traces of old laying interfaced surfaces of a forward plate of the engine and the block of cylinders of the engine. Check, that interfaced surfaces were pure and dry.
2. Grease openings for pushers with pure engine oil and establish pushers on the places.
3. Grease necks of bearings of a camshaft with pure engine oil and, being careful, establish a camshaft in the block of cylinders of the engine.
4. Establish new laying and a forward plate of the engine and fix an engine plate two or three bolts of fastening of a cover of a drive, having tightened bolts by hand.
5. Establish a plate fixing a camshaft, in a flute of a camshaft and fix it two bolts.
6. Check that the camshaft rotates easily and smoothly.
7. Establish asterisks and the oil pallet. If the head of the block of cylinders is established on the engine, establish pushers and adjust klapanny gaps.
8. Establish the engine in the car.