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
   - 5.1. Carburetor engines
      5.1.1. Technical characteristics
      5.1.2. Unleaded gasoline
      5.1.3. System of adjustment of temperature of the arriving air
      5.1.4. Air filter
      5.1.5. Fuel pump
      5.1.6. Fuel level sensor
      5.1.7. Coal filter
      5.1.8. Fuel filter
      5.1.9. Fuel tank
      5.1.10. Accelerator rope
      5.1.11. Carburetor
      5.1.12. Needle valve and float
      5.1.13. Vacuum diaphragm of a butterfly valve of the secondary camera
      5.1.14. Diaphragm of the concentrating valve
      5.1.15. Pump accelerator diaphragm
      5.1.16. Automatic air gate
      5.1.17. Diaphragm and solenoid of opening of the air gate
   + 5.2. Models with fuel injection
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Half shafts
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Electrical circuitries







5.1.9. Fuel tank

MODELS WITH THE BODY LIKE "SEDAN" AND "HATCHBACK"

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Disconnect a wire of the minus plug of the accumulator.
2. Merge fuel from the fuel tank.
3. Block forward wheels, lift a back part of the car and install it on support.
4. Disconnect flexible fastening of forward section of the exhaust system and tie up section.
5. Disconnect back section of the exhaust system from rubber fastenings and put on a beam of the back bridge.
6. Get ropes of the emergency brake (are specified by shooters) from fastenings on the fuel tank.
7. If it is necessary, remove the fuel filter located sideways the fuel tank.
8. Press the hoses going to the fuel level sensor and disconnect them.
9. Disconnect the socket of connection of the sensor. Disconnect wires and hoses from the fuel pump if it is necessary.
10. Disconnect hoses on a back part of the fuel tank.
11. Establish a jack under the fuel tank.
12. Turn off nuts of fixing strips of the fuel tank, then remove strips and lower a tank so that it was possible to disconnect the remained ventilating hoses.
13. Accurately lower the fuel tank and remove it from below the car.
14. If it is necessary, wash out a tank pure gasoline.
15. For repair of the fuel tank address experts.
16. Installation is carried out upside-down removals.

MODELS WITH THE BODY LIKE "VERSATILE PERSON" AND "WENG"

Removal and installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. Disconnect a wire of the minus plug of the accumulator.
2. Merge fuel from the fuel tank.
3. Block forward wheels, lift a back part of the car and install it on support.
4. Disconnect jellied and ventilating hoses sideways of the fuel tank.

5. Disconnect hoses (1) and (2) from the fuel filter.
6. Establish a jack under the fuel tank.
7. Turn off bolts of fixing strips of the fuel tank, remove strips, then lower the fuel tank and remove it from below the car.
8. Installation is carried out upside-down removals.