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


Steering wheel and steering column

THE GENERAL DATA

Removal and steering wheel and column installation are various depending on a year of release of the car. It is preliminary necessary to disconnect a cable of weight from the storage battery.
Cars since 1995 of release are equipped with a safety pillow the reference with which demands certain knowledge.

REMOVAL AND STEERING WHEEL INSTALLATION

Cars till the end of 1997 of release

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove in the centre of a steering wheel a cover with a key of a sound signal.
2. Mark with a paint mutual position of a nave of a steering wheel and a steering shaft that at assemblage to establish them in former position.
3. Turn away a nut of fastening of a steering wheel and remove a lock washer. For this purpose it is necessary to keep a steering wheel for a nave.
4. Remove a steering wheel a stripper. In a wheel nave there are two apertures in which stripper screws, as shown are rolled.
5. The contact ring of a sound signal from a steering wheel underside can be replaced.

Installation

The steering wheel in sequence, by return to removal is established. The wheel nave should be combined with marks on the helmsman to a shaft, put at removal. The nut of fastening of a steering wheel is tightened by the moment of 35 Nanometers.
In summary check up correctness of installation of a steering wheel as it is described above.

Cars since 1997 of release


The prevention
It is recommended to carry out removal of a steering wheel in the presence of a safety pillow in a repair truck.
Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a safety pillow as it is described more low.
2. If the pillow of safety is not present, uncover in the steering wheel centre. For this purpose turn away a bolt shown by an arrow.
3. Mark mutual position of a nave and a steering shaft and turn away a fastening nut. Keep thus a steering wheel for a nave.
4. Расстыкуйте штекерное connection of a cable plait.

Installation

The steering wheel in sequence, by return to removal is established. In the presence of a safety pillow it is necessary to take into consideration resulted below instructions of security measures. The nut of fastening of a steering wheel is tightened by the moment of 35 Nanometers. Thus the wheel is necessary for keeping for a spoke from проворачивания. Do not forget to join штекерное connection. In summary check up correctness of position of a steering wheel and action of a sound signal.

REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF THE STEERING COLUMN

Removal

It is necessary to distinguish the car till 1997 of release.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Disconnect a cable of weight from the storage battery.
2. At removal of a steering column it is necessary to take into consideration also the instructions resulted in the previous subsection under heading "Cars since 1997 of release".
3. Remove a steering wheel as it is described above for cars of corresponding year of release.
4. Turn away two bolts for model since 1997 of release and remove cowl blocking.
5. Remove the bottom facing of the panel of devices.
6. Расстыкуйте штекерное connection of adjustment of a headlight of headlights for models since 1997 of release.
7. Turn away two bolts of fastening of a casing of a shaft of a steering and remove a casing  
8. Disconnect a steering column from карданного the hinge, preliminary having marked mutual position of details according to иллюстр.
9. After that turn away a nut and beat out a bolt.

The prevention
In the presence of a pillow of safety pay attention that the steering column remains in the centre of contact knot.
10. Turn away bolts of fastening of a steering column. Two bolts are on днищевом the sheet, two on the top collar.

Now take out a steering column in gathering. If thus gets jammed карданный the hinge on the steering mechanism it is necessary to disunite the hinge, and then take out a steering column.

Installation

The steering column in sequence, by return to removal is established. It is necessary to pay attention to assemblage карданного of the hinge and a steering shaft. The inhaling moments болтовых connections and sequence are resulted more low.

REPLACEMENT OF THE STEERING LOCK AND THE BEARING OF THE STEERING COLUMN

Details can be replaced without removal of a steering column. However it is necessary to drill apertures in bolts fastening of the steering lock to turn out their other bolts with the left carving.

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove a steering wheel as it is described above.
2. Turn away bolts of fastening and remove a facing casing of a steering column.
3. Disconnect the switch from a steering column and расстыкуйте штекерное connection.
4. Remove a lock ring in the top part of a steering column and take out the loose leaf.
5. Insert the ignition key into the lock and turn it in position "OFF". The steering lock cannot be removed, if it is blocked.
6. Расстыкуйте штекерное connection of the lock of ignition.
7. Накерните heads срезных bolts кернером also drill in them apertures a drill.
8. Cut the left carving and screw bolts for съема.
9. Turn out bolts and remove the lock with bearing knot.

The steering lock and the bearing of a steering column as follows are put:

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Will put the lock of a steering wheel and bearing knot into place, and wrap срезные bolts so that the lock has been fixed.
2. Establish the switch of a starter and check up lock and switch work.
3. Tighten bolts, as shown, - so that heads were cut off.
4. In summary join штекерное connection of a cable and establish a lock ring and the loose leaf.
5. Fix the combined switch and join it штекерное connection. In the presence of a safety pillow track, that the contact knot was in the centre.
6. Fix a facing casing of a steering column.
7. Establish a steering wheel according to car model.

DISMANTLING AND ASSEMBLAGE OF THE STEERING COLUMN

At dismantling of a steering column it is necessary to consider distinction in a design of columns with the fixed and adjustable position of a column on height. For dismantling the column is necessary for removing.

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Remove the steering lock as it is described above.
2. At the fixed steering column remove a lock ring from the end of a column and take out the loose leaf.
3. At an adjustable steering column turn on клеммный a bolt top карданного the hinge and take out the bottom shaft and the hinge from a column. If it is necessary to replace any details, it is necessary to mean that the top shaft, the mechanism of overturning and a column should be from one complete set.

Assemblage

Assemblage of a steering column is carried out as follows:

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. At the fixed column grease basic surfaces with greasing and insert a shaft in муфту and a steering column.
2. Establish a lock ring on a shaft.
3. At an adjustable steering column establish on a column the bottom shaft and knot муфты.
4. Fix top муфту клеммным a bolt.
5. Will put on a steering column the lock of a steering and the bearing as it is described above.
6. Establish a steering column into place according to car model.