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



4.1.19. Engine start after major maintenance

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. On the engine established in a motor compartment of the car, check levels of engine oil and cooling liquid. Check that all earlier removed wires and hoses are established on the places.
2. Disconnect the electric socket from the block of ignition and remove the relay of the fuel pump. Turn the engine a starter until the control lamp of pressure of oil will not go out, then connect the electric socket to the block of ignition and establish the relay of the fuel pump.
3. Start the engine. Start of the engine can be more long, than usually, because of shutdown of fuel system.
4. At operation of the engine idling check existence of leakages of the fuel, cooling liquid and oil. At this stage of operation of the engine the smell and a smoke from warm parts of the engine can be observed at burning out of the oil which has got on the engine at assembly.
5. The engine should idle until cooling liquid will not heat up that will be felt through the top hose of a radiator. Then switch off the engine.

6. After cooling of the engine check level of oil and cooling liquid.

7. At installation in the engine of new pistons, piston rings or bearings of a cranked shaft it is necessary to make the engine during run of the first 800 km. Do not maintain the engine with completely open butterfly valve or under big loading at low frequency of rotation of the engine. It is recommended to replace oil and the oil filter at the end of the running in period.