Opel Frontera

Since 1992 of release

Repair and car operation

Opel of Frontera
+ Cars of mark Opel Frontera
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Cooling and heating systems
+ The power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Coupling
+ Manual box of a gear change
+ Kardannye shaft, the main transfer
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   + Suspension bracket of forward wheels and the forward bridge
   + Suspension bracket of back wheels and the back bridge
   - Steering with the hydraulic booster
      Verifying and adjusting works on a steering
      Works on a steering drive
      Steering wheel and steering column
      The steering mechanism
      The hydraulic booster pump
      Safety pillow
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Controls and operation
+ Electric equipment schemes


Verifying and adjusting works on a steering



Exact adjustment of position of a steering is carried out after installation of the steering mechanism and steering draughts or a steering column.

If steering draughts were replaced or regulated, it is necessary to measure length "L" the steering draughts, shown on an illustration. On cars till 1995 of release this size should make 262 mm, on cars of later release the size is equal 299 mm.

1. Will sweep on the car and make sure that the steering wheel occupies the position shown on иллюстр.
2. If the wheel is in other position, remove it as it is described more low, and put in correct position.


At the working engine the steering wheel should move to the right and to the left on 10 - 30 mm. If люфт more specified, it is necessary to adjust a steering most or to hand over the car in a repair truck. At independent adjustment it is necessary to mean that this work is connected about safety of using by the car.

1. Check up a steering wheel on moving freedom. For this purpose it move upwards and downwards and turn here and there. Excessive люфт not necessarily is a consequence of incorrect adjustment of a steering wheel.
2. Necessity of the appendix of the raised effort for steering wheel turn, turn by jerks or aspiration to turn in one certain party can be eliminated adjustment.
3. Establish a steering wheel in average position as it is described above.
4. Ослабьте a counternut of the adjusting screw on the end of a steering shaft (the marksman on an illustration) also turn the screw to the right to reduce люфт. For increase люфта the screw turns in an opposite side.
5. Keeping the adjusting screw, tighten a counternut the moment of 41 Nanometers.
6. Turn a steering wheel from one extreme position in another. Jammings should not be.


1. At the idle engine turn away a stopper of a tank and fill in a liquid to a mark "Max".
2. Wait not less than two minutes while the liquid will not fill system.
3. Start the engine, allow to it to work some minutes on single turns and stop. At this time not to rotate steering a wheel.
4. Again check up liquid level in a tank and if necessary add.
5. Repeat the process described above until liquid level will not be established at one level.
6. Lift a forward part of the car, having torn off wheels from the earth.
7. Start the engine and slowly turn a steering wheel from left to right so that cautiously to bring it to an emphasis, but do not concern the last.
8. Watch liquid level in a tank and if necessary add.
9. Again lower the car on wheels and slowly turn a steering wheel in other party to other emphasis.
10. Stop the engine.
11. Check up level of a liquid and if necessary add.
12. If the liquid at performance described above works has strongly foamed, wait some minutes and repeat process of removal of air.