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

4.1.7. Removal and installation of the oil pallet


1. Lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports.
2. Merge engine oil in the suitable container and establish a masloslivny stopper into place.
3. Unscrew the bolts, fixing a protective plate of a flywheel, and lateral clamps and remove a plate.
4. Unscrew bolts and remove the oil pallet. If the pallet sits densely, bring down it a plastic hammer.


1. Clear the oil pallet kerosene or suitable solvent and remove external dirt and internal deposits from the oil pallet. Clear of the remains of old laying interfaced surfaces of the oil pallet and the block of cylinders of the engine. Check, that surfaces were pure and dry. Also clear flutes in covers of bearings.
2. Put a hermetic layer on ledges of a case and in a junction of lobbies and back radical covers of bearings.
3. Establish pith laying on ledges of a case and in flutes of radical covers of bearings.
4. Put a hermetic layer on laying and a surface interfaced to laying in a junction of a cover of the radical bearing.
5. Establish the oil pallet and fix it bolts, having tightened them gradually and in diagonal sequence.
6. Establish a protective cover of a flywheel and fix it bolts. Lower the car on the earth and fill in in the engine engine oil.