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
+ 6. Systems of start, ignition
- 7. Transmission
   + 7.1. Coupling
   - 7.2. A mechanical transmission
      7.2.2. Introduction
      7.2.2. Technical characteristics
      7.2.3. Oil replacement in a transmission
      7.2.4. Adjustment of the mechanism of a gear change
      7.2.5. The gear change mechanism
      7.2.6. Replacement of sealing rings
      7.2.7. The switch of a lantern of a backing
      7.2.8. Transmission removal
   + 7.3. An automatic transmission
   + 7.4. Power shafts
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. A running gear
+ 10. A body
+ 11. An electric equipment
+ 12. The basic malfunctions

7.2.7. The switch of a lantern of a backing


Inclusion of a lantern of a backing is made by the switch плунжерного type which is screwed in in the top part картера transmissions. If the backing lantern does not join, first of all check up integrity of the fuse.

To check up serviceability of the switch, remove from it an electric socket and, using an ohmmeter, check up resistance between switch contacts at the included reverse gear. Resistance should be equal 0. Otherwise the switch is subject to replacement.


1. For access improvement to the switch remove the accumulator and an accumulator support.
2. Disconnect an electric socket and unscrew the switch (it is specified by an arrow) with картера transmissions.


Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.