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
+ 4. The engine
+ 5. System of cooling, heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel and exhaust systems
- 7. Start and gymnastics system
   7.1. A technical characteristics
   7.2. A finding of malfunctions in electric chains
   + 7.3. The accumulator
   + 7.4. The generator
   + 7.5. A starter
   7.6. Replacement of the lock of ignition
   7.7. Removal and installation of the gauge of pressure of oil
   7.8. Removal and installation of the gauge of level of oil on models with 16th valves
   - 7.9. The electric equipment of diesel engines 16D, 16DA, 17D and 17DR
      7.9.1. A technical characteristics
      7.9.2. Removal and accumulator installation
      - 7.9.3. A starter Removal and starter installation
         - Replacement of brushes of a starter
   All models - a starter редукционного type
   A starter with preliminary gearing of gear wheels
      7.9.4. Check of system of preliminary heating
      7.9.5. Replacement of candles накаливания
      7.9.6. Removal and installation of the switch of a control bulb of pressure of oil
      7.9.7. Check, removal and installation of a temperature-sensitive element of the fan of a radiator
      7.9.8. Check of the fan of a radiator
      7.9.9. Removal and installation of the gauge of temperature of a cooling liquid
+ 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 A starter with preliminary gearing of gear wheels

The holder of brushes and a cover of a starter with preliminary gearing of gear wheels – models with the engine 17D and 17DR
1 – a cap,
2 – screws,
3 – the S-shaped washer,
4 – washers,
5 – sealing washers,
6 – a cover,
7 – the holder of brushes,
8 – bolts,
9 – a washer


1. Remove the heat-shielding screen, a fixing arm and a food wire.
Models with engines 16D and 16DA
2. Unscrew fixing nuts of a cover.
3. Unscrew fixing screws of the holder of brushes.
4. Uncover for access reception to the holder of brushes.
5. Remove brushes and the holder of brushes.
Models with engines 17D and 17DR
6. Unscrew fixing screws and uncover.
7. Remove washers from an anchor shaft.
8. Unscrew two through bolts. Use two counternuts and a wrench for unscrewing of bolts.
9. Uncover and disconnect плюсовой a wire from the traction relay.
10. Remove the holder of brushes.

Replacement of brushes

1. Clear and examine brushes.
2. Replace brushes if they are worn out more than an admissible limit.


Installation is made in sequence, return to removal.

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