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
   8.1. Introduction
   8.2. Technical characteristics
   8.3. Pumping of hydraulic brake system
   8.4. Brake pipelines and hoses
   8.5. Replacement of forward brake shoes
   8.6. Replacement of back brake shoes on disk brakes
   8.7. Replacement of back brake shoes on drum-type brakes
   8.8. Replacement of brake shoes of the hand brake
   8.9. Lobbies and back brake disks
   8.10. Forward brake disk
   8.11. Back brake disk
   8.12. Back brake drum
   8.13. Forward support
   8.14. Back support
   8.15. Back working brake cylinder
   8.16. Main brake cylinder
   8.17. Brake pedal
   8.18. Vacuum amplifier of brakes
   8.19. Unilateral valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   8.20. Adjustment of the hand brake
   8.21. Lever of the hand brake
   8.22. Cable of the hand brake
   8.23. Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   + 8.24. Elements of anti-blocking system of brakes
+ 9. Running gear
+ 10. Body
+ 11. Electric equipment
+ 12. Main malfunctions





8.21. Lever of the hand brake

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Establish the car over a viewing hole.
2. Remove system of production of exhaust gases.
3. Unscrew the heat resisting screen for access to the jack of the lever of the hand brake. Lower the lever of the hand brake, push the jack forward and disconnect a forward cable of the hand brake.
4. In the car remove the central console and a protective casing of the lever of the hand brake.
5. Unscrew an adjusting nut from a forward part of a forward cable of the hand brake and remove a cable from the lever of the hand brake.
6. Unscrew nuts of fastening of the lever of the hand brake (arrow), disconnect the electric socket and take the lever from car salon.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
Installation is made in sequence, return to removal. Thus it is necessary to adjust the hand brake.