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


8.1.8. Epiploons of half shafts


1. Merge gearbox oil.
2. Disconnect the spherical hinge, the fixing lower lever of a suspension bracket to a suspension bracket rack.
3. By means of a lomik wring out a half shaft from the transmission and suspend it under the car bottom.
4. Get an epiploon from an opening in a differential casing by means of the big screw-driver or the similar tool.


1. Grease an edge of a new epiploon and establish it into place by means of a metal tube or a nozzle of the suitable size.
2. Establish a new lock ring on a half shaft and establish a half shaft in differential.
3. Further installation is carried out upside-down removals.

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