Opel Vectra B

since 1995 of release

Repair and car operation

Vektr B. Opel
- 1.1. Governing bodies and control devices
   1.2. Combination of devices
   1.3. Control bulbs
   1.4. Counter of the passable way and hours
   1.5. Triple-Info-display
   1.6. Multi-Info-display
   1.7. The Multi-Info-display - Check-control
   1.8. The Multi-Info-display - the Board computer
   1.9. Heating and ventilation system
   1.10. Conditioner
   1.11. Heating
   1.12. Electronic climate control
   1.13. TC system
   1.14. Cruise control
   1.15. Catalyst
   1.16. Signaling device of electronic system of the engine
   1.17. System of production of the fulfilled gases
   1.18. Automatic transmission
   1.19. Instructions on driving
   1.20. Economy of fuel
   1.21. Fuel grade
+ 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
+ 12. Main malfunctions


1.16. Signaling device of electronic system of the engine


Burns at the included ignition and during engine start. Dies away soon after engine start.

Duration of injection, ignition, mode of idling and inclusion of a mode of compulsory idling copes in the electronic way.

Fire during movement indicates malfunction. The electronic system is switched in emergency operation to provide further movement. For elimination of the reason to address in an authorized workshop of Opel.

Long operation with burning signaling device can lead to catalyst damage, increase of fuel consumption and negatively to affect road performance of the car.

Single short-term fire does not represent danger.

Check of an electronic immobilizer

If the signaling device of electronic system of the engine blinks at the included ignition, the immobilizer is faulty, and it is not obviously possible to make engine start:

 – to turn a key in the ignition lock in a starting position;
 – to wait about 2 seconds;
 – to repeat engine start.

If the signaling device continues to blink, for elimination of malfunction it is necessary to address in an authorized workshop of Opel firm.