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
   + Electronic control system of ignition (and injection) petrol engines
   + Systems of preheat and heating of fuel of the diesel engine
   - Charge and start systems
      The storage battery - the general information, condition check, replacement, storage and commissioning
      Check of a condition and replacement of wires of the battery
      Check of serviceability of functioning and condition of components of system of a charge
      Removal and installation of a natyazhitel of a driving belt of the generator
      Removal and generator installation
      Replacement of brushes of the generator
      Check of serviceability of functioning of a condition of components of system of start
      Removal and starter installation
      Check of a condition and regenerative repair of a starter
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment

Replacement of brushes of the generator


  1. Remove the generator (see. Removal and generator installation).
  2. Transfer the generator on a pure workbench and lay a pulley down.
  1. Turn out fixing screws and remove a plastic cover.
  1. Disconnect electroconducting and turn out two screws of fastening of shchetochny knot.

  1. If brushes are worn-out or damaged, replace shchetochny knot.
  2. Smooth out and check a condition of a working surface of rotor rings, in case of identification of signs of excessive wear or mechanical damages replace the generator assembled.
  1. Assembly is made as it should be, the return to an order of dismantle of components.
  1. In summary establish the generator on the regular place (see. Removal and generator installation).