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
- 8. Brake system
   8.1. Introduction
   8.2. Technical characteristics
   8.3. Prorolling of hydraulic brake system
   8.4. Brake pipelines and hoses
   8.5. Replacement of lobbies brake колодок
   8.6. Replacement back brake колодок on disk brakes
   8.7. Replacement back brake колодок on drum-type brakes
   8.8. Replacement brake колодок a manual brake
   8.9. Forward and back brake disks
   8.10. A forward brake disk
   8.11. A back brake disk
   8.12. A back brake drum
   8.13. A forward support
   8.14. A back support
   8.15. The back working brake cylinder
   8.16. The main brake cylinder
   8.17. A brake pedal
   8.18. The vacuum amplifier of brakes
   8.19. The unilateral valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   8.20. Adjustment of a manual brake
   8.21. The lever of a manual brake
   8.22. A cable of a manual brake
   8.23. Antiblocking system of brakes (ABS)
   + 8.24. Elements of antiblocking system of brakes
+ 9. A running gear
+ 10. A body
+ 11. An electric equipment
+ 12. The basic malfunctions

8.13. A forward support


1. Lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a wheel.
2. Using a clip, press a brake hose.
3. Clear area round connecting муфты a brake hose and a support. Unscrew a hose from a support.
4. Remove brake Pads.
5. If it is necessary, unscrew bolts of fastening of the holder of a support.
6. Remove it from a nave.

Support repair

1. Being careful, clear a support of a brake dust and a dirt.
2. Take the piston from a support for what it is possible to use air under the low pressure submitted to the brake cylinder through an aperture for connection of a brake hose. Thus instead of brake колодок establish wooden брусок.
3. Take a sealing ring from a flute in a support aperture.
4. Squeeze out directing plugs from the support case.
5. Wash out all details in methyl spirit or a pure brake liquid and wipe them.
6. Dip the piston and a new sealing ring of the piston into a brake liquid and apply a thin film a brake liquid on an aperture for the piston in a support.
7. Establish a sealing ring in a support aperture.
8. Establish a dustproof cover on the piston so that internal diameter of a cover was included into a piston flute. Insert the piston into a support and simultaneously insert an external edge of a dustproof cover into a support before its fixing. At installation of the piston ledges on the piston should settle down vertically.
9. Establish directing plugs in the support case.


1. If the holder of a support acted in film, establish it on a rotary fist and fix bolts the demanded moment. Screw a support on a brake hose.
2. Establish a support on the holder of a support. Remove air from brake system.
3. Establish a wheel and lower the car.