Opel Astra A

1991-1998 of release

Repair and operation of the car



Opel Astra A
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Ventilation and heating
+ 5. Power supply system
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Half shafts
+ 10. Brake system
- 11. Suspension bracket and steering
   11.1. Technical characteristics
   11.2. Rack of a forward suspension bracket
   11.3. Hug bearing of a forward wheel
   11.4. Lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   11.5. Plugs of the lever of a forward suspension bracket
   11.6. Spherical hinge of the lower lever of a forward suspension bracket
   11.7. Stabilizer of cross stability
   11.8. Plugs of forward fastenings of the stabilizer of cross stability
   11.9. Cross-piece of a forward suspension bracket
   11:10. Nave of a back wheel
   11:11. Shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket
   11:12. Plugs of fastenings of the shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket
   11:13. Spring of a back suspension bracket
   11:14. Stabilizer(s) of cross stability of a back suspension bracket
   11:15. Back axis and levers of a suspension bracket
   11:16. Plugs of levers of a back suspension bracket
   11:17. System of adjustment of height of a back suspension bracket
   11:18. Elements of system of adjustment of height of a back suspension bracket
   11:19. Steering wheel
   11:20. Lock of a steering column
   11:21. Steering column
   11:22. Flexible rubber connection of a shaft of a steering column
   11:23. Rubber covers of the steering mechanism
   11:24. Steering mechanism
   11:25. Pump of system of hydrostrengthening of steering
   11:26. Tank of hydraulic liquid
   11:27. Hydraulic tubes of system of hydrostrengthening of steering
   11:28. Tip / spherical hinge of steering draft
   11:29. Steering drafts
   11:30. Adjustment of angles of installation of wheels
   11:31. Wheels and tires
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Electrical circuitries







11:15. Back axis and levers of a suspension bracket

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Lift a back part of the car and establish on support.
2. On models with mechanical system of adjustment of height of a back suspension bracket release pressure from system, having let out the air via the valve in the luggage compartment.
3. On models with the catalytic converter remove the heat-shielding screen of the central section of the exhaust system.
4. Note length of the regulator of the emergency brake and turn off an adjusting nut. Disconnect an arm of a rope of the emergency brake from draft of the lever of the emergency brake.
5. Remove ropes from arms on the body bottom.
6. Hermetically close a mouth of a tank of brake fluid a polyethylene film to reduce loss of brake fluid.
7. Disconnect brake hoses from tubes in front of a back axis.
8. Disconnect sockets of connection of ABS sensors and remove wires from fastenings on suspension bracket levers.
9. Disconnect a spring of the valve of restriction of pressure in a contour of back brakes from an arm on a back axis.
10. Weaken nuts (one of them is specified by an arrow) and bolts, the fixing suspension bracket levers to a body.
11. Establish a trolley jack under a back axis.
12. Disconnect the lower fastening of shock-absorbers from suspension bracket levers.
13. Lower a back axis a little and remove suspension bracket springs.
14. Remove nuts and bolts, the fixing suspension bracket levers to a body, and remove a back axis from the car.
15. Installation is carried out upside-down removals.