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
   - 6.1. Charging system
      6.1.1. Introduction
      6.1.2. Technical characteristics
      6.1.3. Accumulator check
      6.1.4. Battery charging
      6.1.5. Accumulator
      6.1.6. Generator
   + 6.2. Start system
   + 6.3. Ignition system
   + 6.4. System of prestarting heating of diesel engines
+ 7. Transmission
+ 8. Brake system
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Main malfunctions


6.1.5. Accumulator


The accumulator is located on the forward party of a motor compartment.


1. Uncover the storage battery, weaken the negative plug of the accumulator (1) and remove it. Disconnect the positive plug of the accumulator (2).
2. Unscrew a bolt (it is specified by an arrow) and remove a clip of fastening of the accumulator.
3. Disconnect electroconducting from a plate of installation of the accumulator.
4. Unscrew bolts of fastening of a plate of installation of the accumulator (are specified by shooters).
5. Remove a plate of installation of the accumulator.


Installation is made in sequence, return to removal. Thus at first connect the positive plug of the accumulator, and then negative. After connection of plugs to the accumulator grease them with technical vaseline.