Opel Astra, Zafira

since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation

Opel Astra
+ Opel Astra and Zafira Cars
+ Operation manual
+ Routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment


This Management was made to help on purpose to the owner of the car to receive from it the maximum return. Performance of this task is reached by several ways. The data collected and presented below allow the owner of a vehicle to be defined in what works on its service should be carried out and when, and also whether has sense to try to execute them independently, or it is necessary to address in representation office of manufacturing firm or a car-care center workshop. Descriptions of procedures of obligatory routine maintenance of the car are included in the Management and the schedule of their performance is provided. Besides, information on carrying out diagnostics of malfunctions of knots and car systems (in case of their refusal), and also ways of elimination of their reasons is offered.

Instructions for use Management

The management is divided into Chapters. Each Head is broken into sections. Sections, in turn, break into subsections and where it is required, on under - subsections and consist of paragraphs.

Brought to attention of readers the text is accompanied by explanatory illustrations.

The description once the procedures mentioned in the text usually the second time does not repeat. Instead the reference to appropriate section (subsection etc.) where this procedure already met in case of need becomes.

References to the provision of knot or component at the left or on the right on the car are based on the assumption that the reader is on a driver's place the person forward.

Descriptions in this management are stated in a simple and available form. If accurately to follow given in the text and on accompanying illustrations to the recommendations, no special difficulties at performance of objectives should arise.

It is necessary to give due consideration to observance of technical parameters and the requirements shown by the moments of a tightening of carving connections, reduced in sections of Specifications and placed at the beginning of each Chapter.

It is necessary to be guided by specifications at performance of all works. In separate Sections the necessary sizes and values for adjustment are given not always.

Simple operations as, for example, «to open a cowl» or «to weaken nuts of fastening of a wheel» are meant as self-evident and also are mentioned not always.

On the contrary, in the text the most difficult are in detail described and demanding the increased accuracy at procedure performance.