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

8.14. A back support


1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove a wheel.
2. Press a brake hose between a back axis and the bottom a suitable clip, thus watch, that the hose has not been damaged by a clip.
3. Loosen the a nut of fastening of the brake pipeline to a support.
4. Remove brake Pads.
5. Unscrew bolts of fastening of a support.
6. Unscrew a connecting nut, крепящую the brake pipeline to a support, and remove a support.

Support repair

Correct arrangement of the piston in a back support

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.


1. Establish a support on a brake disk, then screw the brake pipeline.
2. Put on a carving of bolts of fastening of a support the means interfering their unscrewing and fix a support bolts.
3. Establish brake Pads.
4. Definitively tighten a nut of fastening of the brake pipeline.
5. Remove air from brake system.
6. Establish a wheel and lower the car.