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
   Specifications
   Search of causes of failures of electric equipment
   Safety locks - the general information
   The relay - the general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Removal and installation of switches
   Replacement of lamps of external lighting and alarm devices
   Replacement of lamps of internal lighting devices
   Removal and installation of external lighting/alarm devices
   Adjustment of the direction of optical axes of headlights
   Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   Removal and installation of components of the dashboard
   Removal and lighter installation
   Removal and installation of horns of a horn
   Removal and installation of levers (leads) of screen wipers
   Removal and installation of elements of a drive of screen wipers
   Removal and installation of components of system of washing of glasses
   Check of serviceability of functioning and regenerative repair of a heater of back glass
   Removal and audiosystem installation / navigation block
   Removal and installation of elements of remote control by audiosystem functioning
   Removal and installation of loudspeakers
   Removal and installation of the aerial of a radio receiver
   Anticreeping system and system of an immobilization of the engine - the general information
   The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information
   System of additional safety (SRS) - the general information
   Removal and installation of the elements SRS
   Schemes of electric connections - the general information
   + Schematic diagrams of electric connections




Removal and installation of the elements SRS

Before starting service of any SRS components attentively study precautionary measures (see. System of additional safety (SRS) - the general information!

Forward driver's safety cushion

The forward driver's safety cushion is built in a stupichny part of a steering wheel and is under the button of activation of a sound signal.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make SRS shutdown (see. The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information).
  2. Establish forward wheels in rectilinear situation. Having taken out a key from the ignition lock, block a column.
  3. Turn out two fixing screws in a back part of a steering wheel and accurately remove the safety cushion module assembled with an overlay of the button of a horn.
  1. Disconnect from the safety cushion module electroconducting. Clean the removed module in a safe place and lay it the face up.

When carrying the module hold it an obverse slip from itself!

  1. Installation is made upside-down. Do not forget to restore initial connection of electroconducting, track, that fixing screws were tightened with demanded effort.

Forward passenger safety cushion

The passenger pillow is fixed on a cross-section beam under the car dashboard.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make SRS shutdown (see. The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information).
  2. Remove a ware box (see. Head Body).
  1. By means of a key of the TORX type turn out fixing bolts and remove the safety cushion module from a basic arm on a cross-section beam.
  1. Disconnect electroconducting and remove the module from the car, - pay attention that the bottom party of the block is processed for installation on arm openings.
  1. Installation is made upside-down. Track, that fixing bolts were tightened with demanded effort.

Lateral safety cushions

Lateral safety cushions are built in to outer sides of backs of forward seats.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make SRS shutdown (see. The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information).
  2. Release clamps and remove from a seat back a lateral decorative slip.
  3. Disconnect from the module electroconducting.
  4. Give three fixing nuts and remove a pillow from a seat back

Producers recommend to replace самоконтрящиеся nuts of fastening of modules of safety cushions without fail.

  1. Installation is made upside-down. Correctly connect conducting and tighten nuts to the ordered moments.

Contact drum of a safety cushion on a steering column

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Remove the driver's module of a safety cushion (see above).
  2. Remove a steering wheel (see. Head Suspension bracket and steering). Make sure that forward wheels of the car are established in rectilinear situation, the ignition key will take out from the lock and the steering column is blocked.
  3. Turn out fixing screws and remove the top and bottom sections of a casing of a steering column (see. Head Suspension bracket and steering). Remove from the ignition switch a slip with identification marking of provisions of a key.
  4. Small screw-driver release a clamp and a latch and disunite the electroconducting socket from the back party of contact group.
  1. Release four back clamps and remove the contact block from the top part of a steering column.

Track, that both half of the contact block remained in the central situation and settled down shooters down, - in case of need fix them an adhesive tape.

  1. Before installation of a new contact drum, or old with the broken centering, wring out the top clamp and accurately rotate the top part of the block counter-clockwise before emergence of feeling of resistance. Now turn the block on 2.5 turns clockwise and achieve combination of arrows on the central section and external edge. At installation of the new block before remove shipping fixture.
  2. Establish a contact drum on a steering column, having tracked correctness of hit of directing pins in openings in a steering column. Press the block to a zashchelkivaniye of clamps.

Observe extreme care, - in case of damage of clamps the block is subject to replacement assembled!

  1. Restore initial connection of electroconducting and fix the contact socket a clamp.
  2. Establish on the ignition lock a slip with identification marking of provisions of a key. Establish sections of a casing of a steering column and reliably tighten screws of their fastening (see. Head Suspension bracket and steering).
  3. Establish a steering wheel (see. Head Suspension bracket and steering).
  4. Establish a safety cushion (see above).

Electronic control unit

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make system shutdown (see. The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information).
  1. Remove the central console (see. Head Body). On the Zafira models remove also knot of the lever of gear shifting (see. Head the Manual transmission) — the control unit is under the lever.
  1. Disconnect from the block electroconducting, give fixing nuts and remove the block from the car — pay attention that the arrow from above the block should indicate forward on the car (in view of an asimmetrichnost of an arrangement of fixture the block has unequivocal adjusting situation).
  1. Installation is made upside-down. Track, that the fixture was tightened with demanded effort.

At installation of the new control unit it should be programmed in the conditions of a firm workshop of car-care center of Opel.

Door sensors of blow

Sensors are established in forward doors.

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

  1. Make system shutdown (see. The sensor of speed of movement of the car (VSS) - the general information).
  2. Remove the internal panel of an upholstery of a door (see. Head Body).
  3. For the purpose of ensuring access to the sensor unbend a plastic isolating membrane.
  4. Turn out fixing screws and remove the sensor from a basic arm. Disconnect electroconducting.
  5. Installation is made upside-down. Track reliability of a tightening of fixture.

Sensor of definition of employment of a forward passenger seat

The sensor is built in in a seat covering. It is necessary to charge performance of procedure of its replacement to specialists of car-care center.