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
   9.1. Technical characteristics
   9.2. Removal and installation of half shafts
   9.3. Half shaft hinges
   9.4. Half shaft hinge boot
   9.5. Repair of a half shaft
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Electrical circuitries







9.1. Technical characteristics

GENERAL INFORMATION

Type half shafts of unequal length with hinges of equal angular speeds on the ends of half shafts. On the right half shaft of some models the damper of vibrations is established
Lubricant of hinges of half shafts
Special lubricant (Opel P/N 90094176)

Moments of an inhaling, N. of m.

Fastening of a nave of a forward wheel:
  – step 1
100
  – step 2
Completely turn off a nut
  – step 3
20
  – step 4
Tighten on 80 ° (plus to 9 ° if it is necessary)
The spherical hinge of fastening of the lower lever of a suspension bracket to a suspension bracket rack
70
Nuts of fastening of wheels
110