Opel Vectra B

Since 1995 of release

Repair and car operation

Opel of Vektra
+ 1.1. Controls and control devices
- 2. Maintenance service
   + 2.1. Weekly checks
   - 2.2. Maintenance service of petrol engines
      2.2.1. Introduction
      2.2.2. Technical characteristics
      2.2.3. Periodicity of service
      - 2.2.4. Each 75 000 km or 6 months Replacement of oil and the oil filter Check and replacement auxiliary drive a belt Check of lobbies brake колодок and a brake disk Check back brake колодок and a brake disk Check of tightness of hoses and вытекания liquids Replacement of the filter of pollen of system of ventilation
      + 2.2.5. Each 30 000 km or 2 years
      + 2.2.6. Each 60 000 km or 4 years
      + 2.2.7. Each 2 years irrespective of car run
   + 2.3. Maintenance service of diesel engines
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Systems of start, ignition
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. A running gear
+ 10. A body
+ 11. An electric equipment
+ 12. The basic malfunctions

2.2.4. Each 75 000 km or 6 months Replacement of oil and the oil filter

Periodic replacement of oil and the oil filter – the most important preventive procedures of maintenance service. When engine oil grows old, it becomes liquid and polluted that conducts to premature deterioration of the engine.

Before the beginning of this procedure gather all necessary tools and materials. It is necessary, that the engine was warm that oil flew down together with a great bulk of the substances which have polluted it is better.

1. Tighten a manual brake and lift a forward part of the car.
2. Remove a stopper with маслозаливной mouths.
3. Loosen the a drain stopper approximately on a turn floor. Place the container for oil plum under a drain stopper and unscrew a stopper completely. If it is necessary, press a stopper when unscrew that oil did not proceed prematurely. Remove ring consolidation with маслосливной stoppers.
4. When oil completely will flow down, wipe all round a drain aperture a rag and reliably screw up a stopper into place.
5. Use the special tool to weaken the filter, then unscrew his hand.
6. Wipe all traces of oil and a dirt round a place of fastening of the filter. Check up, whether remains rubber consolidation on the block of cylinders. If it remains, remove it.
7. Grease with a thin layer of engine oil rubber consolidation of the new oil filter and screw up the filter a hand, without using any tools.
8. Fill in oil in the engine, using a corresponding grade of oil. Fill in half of necessary quantity of oil and wait some minutes that oil has flown down in the pallet. Then continue to pour oil in the small portions while level of oil will not reach a minimum level on probeе. At addition about one litre oil level will rise to maximum on probeе. Close a cover of a jellied mouth.
9. Start the engine and allow to it to work some minutes. Check up it about leaks of oil round the filter and a drain stopper on the pallet. Keep in mind that the emergency bulb of pressure of oil can burn some seconds as oil should fill all channels and oil capacities in the engine.
10. Switch off the engine and wait some minutes that oil has flown down in the pallet. Check up level of oil and fill in, if it is necessary.