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
   + 3.2. 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
      3.4.1. Introduction
      3.4.2. Technical characteristics
      3.4.3. Check of pressure of compression
      3.4.4. Top dead point (VMT) of the piston of the first cylinder
      3.4.5. Check and adjustment of the mechanism of a gazoraspredeleniye
      3.4.6. Cover of a head of the block of cylinders
      3.4.7. Pulley of a cranked shaft
      3.4.8. Chain cover
      3.4.9. Natyazhiteli of a chain
      3.4.10. Chains and asterisks
      3.4.11. Camshafts and pushers
      3.4.12. Head of the block of cylinders
      3.4.13. Oil pallet
      3.4.14. Oil pump
      3.4.15. Oil radiator
      3.4.16. Replacement of sealing rings of a cranked shaft
      3.4.17. Flywheel
      3.4.18. Suspension brackets of the power unit
   + 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





3.4.15. Oil radiator

GENERAL INFORMATION

The oil radiator is established on a forward left part of the block of cylinders of the engine. On engines till 1998 the oil radiator is placed in a casing of the oil filter, and on models since 1998 fastens bolts to a forward part of a casing of the oil filter.

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a forward part of the car and fix on supports.
Models till 1998.
2. Press hoses of supply of cooling liquid to an oil radiator. Weaken collars and remove hoses from a radiator.
3. Wipe area about a casing of the oil filter, unscrew bolts and remove a casing and laying from a head of the block of cylinders.
4. Unscrew screws and uncover an oil radiator.
5. Remove laying from a forward part of a casing of the oil filter.
6. Unscrew bolts from a back part of a casing of the oil filter.
7. Remove an oil radiator together with sealing rings (are specified by shooters).
Models with 1998г.
8. Press hoses of supply of cooling liquid to an oil radiator. Release collars and remove hoses from an oil radiator.
9. Wipe area about an oil radiator, unscrew bolts and remove an oil radiator and laying from a casing of the oil filter.

Installation
PERFORMANCE ORDER
Installation is made in sequence, return to removal. Thus it is necessary to establish new laying and sealing rings.