Opel Kadett E

1984-1991 of release

Repair and car operation



Opel Kadett E
+ 1. The maintenance instruction
+ 2. Weekly checks and service in a way
- 3. Maintenance service
   - 3.1. Maintenance service of cars with petrol engines
      3.1.1. Operational materials and liquids
      3.1.2. Refuelling capacities
      - 3.1.3. Periodicity of service
         - 3.1.3.1. Each 15 000 km
            3.1.3.1.1. Replacement of oil and the oil filter
            3.1.3.1.2. Replacement of spark plugs
            3.1.3.1.3. Check of tightness of hoses and вытекания liquids
            3.1.3.1.4. Check and replacement auxiliary drivers belts
            3.1.3.1.5. Check of system of ignition
            3.1.3.1.6. Adjustment of turns of idling and quality of a mix
            3.1.3.1.7. Clearing of the filter of the fuel pump on models with the carburettor
            3.1.3.1.8. Level check трансмиссионной liquids
            3.1.3.1.9. Check of a condition of oil
            3.1.3.1.10. Electroconducting check
            3.1.3.1.11. Check brake колодок and a brake disk
            3.1.3.1.12. Adjustment of a manual brake
            3.1.3.1.13. Exhaust system check
         + 3.1.3.2. Each 30 000 km
         + 3.1.3.3. Each two years
         + 3.1.3.4. Each 60 000 km
   + 3.2. Maintenance service of cars with diesel engines
+ 4. The engine
+ 5. System of cooling, heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel and exhaust systems
+ 7. Start and gymnastics system
+ 8. Ignition system
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Transmissions and power shafts
+ 11. Brake system
+ 12. A suspension bracket and a steering
+ 13. A body
+ 14. Electric schemes





3.1.3.1.12. Adjustment of a manual brake MODELS WITH BACK DRUM-TYPE BRAKES

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. The optimum backlash between brake колодками and a brake drum is supported by the mechanism of automatic adjustment, however at long operation of the car the cable of a manual brake is stretched, therefore the course of the lever of a manual brake increases.
2. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
3. Completely release a manual brake.
4. Tighten a nut on a connector of cables of a manual brake (it is specified by an arrow) to full затормаживания back wheels, then slightly unscrew a nut to растормаживания back wheels.
5. Check up that the manual brake begins затормаживать back wheels on the second click of the lever of a manual brake and completely затормаживает wheels on the fourth or fifth click.
6. For the further check remove a stopper (it is specified by an arrow) from the back party of a brake board. At correct adjustment the distance between a pin on a control lever of a manual brake and a crosspiece brake Pads should make 3 mm at the released lever of a manual brake.
7. After carrying out of adjustment for protection against corrosion grease a carving on the end of a cable of a manual brake. Lower the car.

MODELS WITH BACK DISK BRAKES

Before check of adjustment of a manual brake it is necessary to pass about 300 m on low speed with slightly tightened manual brake that will remove a rust or luster with brake колодок and a brake drum.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports. Remove back wheels.
2. Completely release a manual brake, then tighten the lever of a manual brake on two clicks.
3. Loosen the a regulator nut on a head of a cable of the manual brake, located to the left of the muffler. In the presence of a thermofilter for access improvement remove it.
4. Turn a brake disk so that the aperture in a brake disk was established from below and on the contrary adjusting lath. Then tighten the lever of a manual brake on two clicks.
5. A screw-driver through an adjusting aperture of a brake disk / of a nave turn a wheel of an adjusting lath so that brake Pads have started to brake a brake disk.
6. Turn a wheel of an adjusting lath in the opposite direction that brake Pads have departed on insignificant distance from a brake disk / of a nave.
7. Make similar adjustment on the second back wheel.
8. Rotating, move a nut on a regulator or the jack of a cable of a manual brake to position at which the manual brake will brake wheels. Check up that a manual brake затормаживает simultaneously two back wheels.
9. Completely lower the lever of a manual brake, then repeatedly tighten it.
10. Затормаживание back wheels of the car should occur at a raising of the lever of a manual brake on the sixth tooth of a ratchet. If necessary, rotating a nut on a regulator or the jack of a cable of a manual brake, establish a nut in such position that затормаживание back wheels occurred at a tightening of the lever of a manual brake on the sixth tooth of a ratchet.
11. At presence establish an exhaust system thermofilter.
12. Establish wheels and lower the car on the earth. Tighten bolts of fastening of a wheel the demanded moment.

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