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
   Specifications
   + Coupling
   - Power shafts
      Power shafts - the general information
      Removal and installation of power shafts
      Check of a condition and replacement of hinges of equal angular speeds (CV JOINT)
      Replacement of protective covers CV JOINT
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment




Replacement of protective covers CV JOINT

On models with internal hinges of tripodny type replacement of their protective covers is possible only after removal of external hinges.


 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Remove a power shaft (see. Removal and installation of power shafts). Remove the corresponding hinge (see. Check of a condition and replacement of hinges of equal angular speeds (CV JOINT)). Pay attention that if it is necessary to entice both covers, it is enough to remove only one hinge (on right to a shaft - also a damper of krutilny fluctuations).
  1. Remove a cover from a shaft, - the cover in case of need subject to replacement can be cut simply off.
  1. Check a hinge condition, in case of need make its replacement (see. Check of a condition and replacement of hinges of equal angular speeds (CV JOINT)). Having washed out the hinge, completely remove from it traces of old greasing, then fill it fresh greasing of demanded type.
  1. Plant on a shaft an internal collar of fastening of a cover
  1. Then put on a new cover so that it was fixed in a shaft flute by the narrow sleeve.
  1. Fill the hinge greasing of demanded type, the remains of greasing squeeze out in a cover.
  2. Plant on a shaft the hinge, - do not forget to replace a lock ring and to track reliability of its zashchelkivaniye in a reception flute.
  3. Pull a cover on the hinge and let out from under it air, having hooked a screw-driver external edge.
  1. Fix a cover new collars. Using ring collars, put on a collar a cover and pull together it by means of nippers. Experts of Opel recommend use of the special tool though at accurate use nippers work not worse. When using collars of bandage type, wrap up a collar round a cover, previously having greased it with molibdensoderzhashchy greasing, tighten as the touch is possible and hook on a ledge on one end of a collar for an opening in other. In end tighten a collar, having squeezed free P-shaped section nippers, trying not to damage a cover.

    A — a collar Tightening by means of the special HAZET 1847-1 tool
    B — the Tightening of an external collar of bandage type by means of special nippers of HAZET and a dinamometrichesky key (25 Nanometers)
    C — the Tightening of an internal collar of bandage type by means of special nippers of HAZET and a dinamometrichesky key (25 Nanometers)

A.

B.

C.
  1. Establish a shaft on the car (see. Removal and installation of power shafts).