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
   Specifications
   Removal and installation of a rotary fist
   Check of a condition and replacement of stupichny assembly
   Removal and installation of a forward stretcher
   Removal, regenerative repair and installation of a rack of a forward suspension bracket
   Removal and installation of the forward stabilizer of cross-section stability
   Removal, regenerative repair and installation of the bottom lever of a forward suspension bracket
   Replacement of the bottom spherical support
   Removal and installation of back stupichny assembly
   Check of a condition and replacement of bearings of back wheels
   Removal, check of a condition and installation of the back shock-absorber
   Removal and installation of screw springs of a back suspension bracket
   Removal and installation of a torsionny beam of a back suspension bracket
   Replacement of rezinometallichesky hinges of longitudinal levers of a torsionny beam
   System of adjustment of a road gleam of a back axis - the general information and adjustment
   Removal and installation of the air valve and highway of a regulator of a road gleam of a back axis (Versatile person model)
   Removal and installation of a steering wheel
   Removal and installation of a steering column
   Removal, check of a condition and installation of an intermediate shaft of a steering column
   Replacement of protective covers of a case of the steering mechanism
   Removal and installation of the steering mechanism
   Removal and installation of the steering pump
   Air removal from a hydraulic path of GUR
   Removal and installation of tips of steering drafts
   Removal and installation of steering draft
   Corners of installation of wheels
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment




Removal and installation of a steering wheel

Models of cars considered in the real Management are equipped with system of additional safety (SRS). Before starting performance of any works near the block of a safety cushion, a steering column or the dashboard, disconnect SRS in order to avoid receiving traumas at its casual operation (see. Head Onboard electric equipment). Electroconducting of a chain of SRS is easy for distinguishing on yellow color of isolation. In order to avoid SRS system damage, Track, that the steering shaft was not turned after removal of a steering wheel. Block a column the ignition key at the rectilinear provision of forward wheels.

Removal

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Disconnect a negative wire from the battery and wait not less than 1 minute, let's be discharged completely to the condenser of the independent SRS power supply.
  2. Bring forward wheels into rectilinear situation and fix a steering column by key extraction from the ignition lock.
  1. Remove the button of activation sound the safety cushion signal / module (see. Head Onboard electric equipment). Transfer the safety cushion module to a safe place and lay it a cover up.
  1. At the corresponding complete set disconnect electroconducting from switches of remote control by a radio receiver.
  2. By means of a key of the TORX type turn out a bolt of fastening of a steering wheel to a column.

    1 — the Fixing bolt (TORX)
    2 — the Contact socket of electroconducting of remote control by a radio receiver
    3 — the Contact socket of electroconducting of the button of a horn

  1. Mark the provision of a steering wheel (4) on a column (5) shaft.
  1. Having undertaken a wheel hands from two parties and shaking here and there, remove it with шлицов in bulk. Having removed a wheel, liberate from its central opening a plait of the electroconducting going to the contact block and (at the corresponding complete set) to buttons of remote control by a radio receiver.
  2. Try not to allow shifts of the contact block after removal of a steering wheel, - in case of need fix it an adhesive tape.

Installation

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make sure of correctness of combination of arrows of the contact block, - in case of need press on the holder, develop the block against the stop counter-clockwise, then return it to the central situation (follow the instruction enclosed to the block).
  2. Bring a steering wheel to a column and stretch through its central opening an electroconducting plait.
  3. Establish the switch of the index of turns in average situation (Off) and plant a steering wheel on a shlitsa of a shaft, - track correctness of combination of the labels put in the course of dismantle, and also behind that there was no shift of the contact block.
  4. Screw and strongly tighten a fixing bolt.
  5. At the corresponding complete set connect electroconducting to buttons of remote control by a radio receiver.
  6. Connect electroconducting and establish into place the pillow module the safety/button of a horn and attach conducting. Screw two fixing screws and tighten them with demanded effort.
  7. Connect a negative wire to the battery.