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
   - 8.1. Mechanical transmission
      8.1.1. Technical characteristics
      8.1.2. Gearbox oil
      8.1.3. Gear shifting mechanism
      8.1.4. Gear shifting lever
      8.1.5. Gear shifting lever casing
      8.1.6. Connecting mechanism of the lever of gear shifting
      8.1.7. Speedometer drive
      8.1.8. Epiploons of half shafts
      8.1.9. Epiploon of an entrance shaft of the transmission
      8.1.10. Switch of lamps of a backing
      8.1.11. Transmission partition
   + 8.2. Automatic transmission
+ 9. Half shafts
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Electrical circuitries


8.1.4. Gear shifting lever


1. Install the lever in the provision of neutral transfer.
2. Remove a lever cover.
3. Release a clip on the basis of the lever, get a rotary axis and remove the lever.


1. For replacement of the plastic handle of the lever, lower it in hot water (about 80 °C) for several minutes, then turn the handle and bring down her from the lever. On models with the leather handle, bring down it from the lever, having established a wrench under the handle.
2. For replacement of a cover remove an old cover from the lever and establish new.
3. Install the handle, previously its heating.


Installation is carried out upside-down removals.

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