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
   - 3.1. Repair of the SOCH engine established in the car
      3.1.1. Introduction
      3.1.2. Technical characteristics
      3.1.3. Check of pressure of compression
      3.1.4. Top dead point (VMT) of the piston of the first cylinder
      3.1.5. Cover of a head of the block of cylinders
      3.1.6. Pulley of a cranked shaft
      3.1.7. Casings of a gear belt
      3.1.8. Gear belt
      3.1.9. Mechanism of a tension of a gear belt and pulleys
      3.1.10. Replacement of a sealing ring of a cam-shaft
      3.1.11. Cam-shaft and cam-shaft cases
      3.1.12. Hydraulic pushers
      3.1.13. Head of the block of cylinders
      3.1.14. Oil pallet
      3.1.15. Oil pump
      3.1.16. Drive flywheel / plate
      3.1.17. Replacement of sealing rings of a cranked shaft
      3.1.18. Suspension bracket of the power unit
   + 3.2. Repair of the DOCH engine established in the car
   + 3.3. Repair of the diesel engine of 1,7 l established in the car
   + 3.4. Repair of the diesel engine of 2,0 l established in the car
   + 3.5. Major maintenance of 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





3.1.17. Replacement of sealing rings of a cranked shaft

Right sealing ring

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a pulley of a cranked shaft.
2. Drill in a sealing ring two small openings located in the opposite ends of a sealing ring.
3. Screw in two self-cutting screws in the drilled openings of a sealing ring and, using flat-nose pliers, extend for heads of screws a sealing ring.
4. Clear a nest for a sealing ring.
5. Grease with pure engine oil working edges of a new sealing ring and establish it on a cranked shaft.
6. Remove all traces of engine oil and establish a pulley of a cranked shaft.

Left oil sealing ring of a cranked shaft

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a flywheel. Measure depth of installation of a sealing ring in a nest.
2. Drill in a sealing ring two small openings, located in the opposite ends of a sealing ring. Screw in two self-cutting screws in the drilled openings of a sealing ring and, using flat-nose pliers, extend for heads of screws a sealing ring.
3. Clear a nest for a sealing ring.
4. Grease with pure engine oil working edges of a new sealing ring and establish it into place.
5. Remove all traces of engine oil and establish a flywheel.