Opel Vectra B

since 1995 of release

Repair and car operation



Vektr B. Opel
+ 1.1. Governing bodies and control devices
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Systems of start, ignition
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Body
- 11. Electric equipment
   - 11.1. Electric equipment
      11.1.1. Introduction
      11.1.2. Technical characteristics
      11.1.3. Electric chains
      11.1.4. Detection of not closed chain
      11.1.5. Safety locks and relay
      11.1.6. Switches
      11.1.7. Bulbs of external lighting
      11.1.8. Bulbs of internal lighting
      11.1.9. Devices of external lighting
      11.1.10. Adjustment of light of headlights
      11.1.11. Combination of devices
      11.1.12. Screen wiper levers
      11.1.13. Screen wiper and draft engine
      11.1.14. Engine of a screen wiper of a back door
      11.1.15. Stekloomyvatel
      11.1.16. Radio tape recorder
      11.1.17. Loudspeakers
      11.1.18. Safety cushion
      11.1.19. Safety cushion elements
   + 11.2. Electroschemes
+ 12. Main malfunctions





11.1.19. Safety cushion elements

SAFETY CUSHION FROM THE DRIVER

Safety cushion – an integral part of the central part of a steering wheel.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Deactivate safety cushion system.
2. Establish forward wheels for movement directly forward.
3. Unscrew two screws located from the back party of a steering wheel and raise a safety cushion from a steering wheel.
4. Disconnect the electric socket from a safety cushion.
5. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

SAFETY CUSHION CONTACT

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove an airbag of the driver.
2. Remove a steering wheel.
3. Remove casings of a steering column.
4. Using a small screw-driver, lift an emphasis, then disconnect wire contact.
5. Release 4 back brackets.
6. Remove the contact block from the top part of a steering column. Check that halves of the block of contact remain in the central situation and shooters are established in the basis.
7. Before installation of the block of contact check that it is in the central situation. Press a clamp on the top part of the block and turn an internal part of the block counter-clockwise before emergence of obvious resistance. Now turn an internal part of the block of contact on 1,5 turns clockwise and combine arrows of the central part and the block case.
8. If the new block of contact is established, at first remove a transport bracket.
9. Establish the block of contacts on a steering column and press it before fixing by fastening brackets.
10. Connect electroconducting by emphasis pressing.
11. Establish casings of a steering column.
12. Establish a steering wheel.
13. Establish a safety cushion.

ELECTRONIC CONTROL DEVICE

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Deactivate safety cushion system.
2. Remove the central console.
3. Disconnect the electric socket from the control unit, then unscrew nuts and remove the block from an internal part of the car.
4. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

LATERAL SENSOR OF THE SAFETY CUSHION

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Deactivate safety cushion system.
2. Remove an upholstery of a forward door.
3. Remove a protective film from a forward door for access to the sensor.
4. Disconnect the electric socket, unscrew bolts and remove the sensor.
5. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.