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





11.1.6. Switches

IGNITION LOCK

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a steering wheel.
2. Unscrew an inclined control lever and unscrew two screws from a forward end face and three screws from the lower part of a casing of a steering column.
3. Remove casings of a steering column.
4. Remove the immobilizer transceiver from the lock of ignition and disconnect from it the electric socket.
5. Insert the ignition key and turn it in situation 1.
6. Using a screw-driver with a thin sting, press a blocking pin through an opening in the top part of a steering column (a photo at the left), then take the lock cylinder for a key (a photo on the right).
7. At installation of the cylinder of the lock establish the lock cylinder in the lock case while the pin of blocking will not fix the lock cylinder. Then turn the ignition key in situation 0 and take a key.
8. If a lock pin the helmsman of a column fixed a steering shaft from a provorachivaniye at removal of the cylinder of the lock of ignition, it is impossible to insert the cylinder of the lock of ignition. In this case before installation of the cylinder of the lock of ignition by a screw-driver move the lock of a steering column.
9. For removal of contact group of the lock of ignition remove a weight wire from the accumulator and remove the cylinder of the lock of ignition.
10. Press a small larva, turn and remove contact group from the ignition lock.
11. Disconnect the electric socket from contact group of ignition.
12. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

SWITCHES OF TURNS AND SCREEN WIPER

Switches of turns and screen wiper act in film similarly.

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a steering wheel.
2. Remove casings of a steering column for what unscrew an inclined control lever and unscrew two screws from a forward end face of the top casing and three screws from the basis of the bottom casing.
3. Take the switch from a nest.
4. Disconnect from the switch the electric socket.
5. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

DASHBOARD SWITCHES

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Insert a narrow screw-driver between the switch and the dashboard, thus put a rag or paper not to damage a panel surface.
2. Carefully take the switch. Thus alternately establish a screw-driver from above and from below.
3. Disconnect from the switch the electric socket.
4. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

SWITCHES OF LIGHTING AND FOG LIGHTS

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Insert a narrow screw-driver between the switch and the dashboard, thus enclose a rag or paper not to damage a panel surface. If the switch is established very densely, establish a screw-driver alternately from below and from above and take the switch. To remove the switch of a fog light, release a shponka.
2. Take the switch from the dashboard.
3. If it is necessary to remove a switch casing, remove an air line, then unscrew the screw and remove a casing.
4. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

SWITCH OF THE ALARM SYSTEM

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The switch is easier for removing, if the switch button is pressed. in a luggage compartment. Unscrew the holder of a spare wheel.
2. Insert a narrow screw-driver between the switch and the dashboard and take the switch. Thus alternately establish a screw-driver from above and from below.
3. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

SWITCHES OF ILLUMINATION OF SALON AND LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Open a door, unscrew the screw of fastening of the switch and take it from a door rack. Adhere to the wires going to the switch a cord.
2. Disconnect the electric socket from the switch.
3. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

WINDOW REGULATOR SWITCH

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove furnish of the lever of gear shifting from the central console.
2. Disconnect from the switch the electric socket.
3. Unscrew two screws and remove a decorative slip together with the switch.
4. Take the switch from a decorative slip.
5. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.