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





8.22. Cable of the hand brake

GENERAL INFORMATION

The cable of the hand brake consists of three sections. The short forward section connects the lever of the hand brake to the jack. Secondary left and right sections connect a jack plate to back brakes. Short a cable connect a back part of the hand brake to levers on back brake shoes. Each section can be removed separately.

Removal

FORWARD SECTION OF THE CABLE OF THE HAND BRAKE

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
2. In salon of the car remove a protective cover of the hand brake and remove it on the lever of the hand brake.
3. Lower the lever of the hand brake and unscrew an adjusting nut since the forward end of a cable of the hand brake.
4. Remove a back part of system of production of exhaust gases.
5. Remove the heat resisting screen for access to a plate of the jack of the hand brake.
6. Turn a back part of forward section of the hand brake on 90 ° and disconnect from a jack plate.
7. Remove rubber consolidation from the bottom of the car and remove forward section of a cable of the hand brake.

SECONDARY SECTION OF THE CABLE OF THE HAND BRAKE

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Completely lower the lever of the hand brake.
2. Remove a back part of system of production of exhaust gases.
3. Remove the heat resisting screen for access to a plate of the jack of a cable of the hand brake.
4. Move a jack plate forward, then turn the back end of forward section of a cable of the hand brake on 90 ° and disconnect a cable from the jack.
5. Disconnect a back part of each cable from back short cables of the hand brake.
6. Release a cable of the hand brake from brackets of fastening and take it from under the car.

BACK SECTION OF THE CABLE OF THE HAND BRAKE

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Completely lower the lever of the hand brake.
2. Using a screw-driver as the lever, disconnect a clip connecting a secondary and back cable of the hand brake.
3. Disconnect a cable of the hand brake from the back lever of brake shoes.

Installation

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