Opel Vectra B

Since 1995 of release

Repair and car operation

Opel of Vektra
+ 1.1. Controls and control devices
+ 2. Maintenance service
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
- 5. Fuel system
   - 5.1. Fuel system of petrol engines
      5.1.1. Introduction
      5.1.2. Technical characteristics
      5.1.3. The air filter and inlet channels
      5.1.4. A control system in temperature of air submitted to the engine
      5.1.5. An accelerator cable
      5.1.6. An accelerator pedal
      5.1.7. Fuel
      + 5.1.8. System of injection of fuel
      5.1.9. Pressure removal in fuel system
      5.1.10. The fuel pump
      5.1.11. The gauge of level of fuel
      5.1.12. A fuel tank
      5.1.13. The throttle case
      5.1.14. Check of system of injection of fuel
      5.1.15. Elements of one-dot system of injection of fuel
      + 5.1.16. Elements of multidot system of injection of fuel
      5.1.17. An inlet collector
      5.1.18. A final collector
      5.1.19. System of release of the fulfilled gases
   + 5.2. Fuel systems of the diesel engine
+ 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

5.1.11. The gauge of level of fuel


1. Remove pressure in fuel system and remove a wire of weight from the accumulator.
2. Move a pillow of a back seat forward and raise a carpet covering over the fuel pump.
3. Using an edge of a thin screw-driver as the lever, remove a plastic cover for access to the fuel pump.
4. Disconnect an electric socket from the fuel pump and paste its sticky tape to a body that it has not fallen for a fuel tank.
5. Press скобы, located with two parties of a clamp of a fuel hose, and remove fuel hoses.
6. Unscrew a ring, крепящее a cover of the fuel pump. Raise it and from a cover underside disconnect an electric socket. Loosen the collars, remove hoses and remove a cover of the fuel pump from car salon.
7. The gauge of level of fuel is fixed sideways a casing of the fuel pump. Release скобы fastenings and take the gauge upwards.
8. Take the gauge through an aperture in a fuel tank. Thus be careful not to damage the lever with a float.


Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.