Opel Vectra A

since 1988-1995 of release

Repair and car operation

Vektr A. Opel
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 1.1 Maintenance
+ 2. Engine
+ 3. Repair of DOHC engines
+ 4. Repair of the diesel engine
+ 5. Cooling system
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. A fuel and exhaust system of models with system of injection of fuel
+ 8. Exhaust system and system of fall of toxicity of exhaust gases
+ 9. Fuel systems of the diesel engine
+ 10. Engine electrosystems
+ 11. Transmission
- 12. Mechanical transmission
   12.2. General information
   12.3. Adjustment of draft of the mechanism of a choice of transfers
   12.4. Knot of the lever of gear shifting
   12.5. Draft of the mechanism of a choice of transfers
   12.6. Gear shifting lever
   12.7. Protective cover of the lever of gear shifting
   12.8. Sealing rings of differential
   12.9. Sealing ring of an entrance shaft of a transmission
   12.10. Removal and transmission installation
   12.11. Transmission repair
   12.12. Speedometer drive
   12.13. Switch of lamps of a backing
+ 13. Automatic transmission
+ 14. Power shafts
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions


12.7. Protective cover of the lever of gear shifting


1. Remove the gear shifting lever.
2. Heat up the handle of the lever of gear shifting to +80 ° for what lower it in hot water for some minutes, then unscrew and remove the handle from the gear shifting lever. At removal of the handle be careful, as the handle is easy for breaking.
3. On the lever of gear shifting pull together an old protective cover and in the same way establish the new. At installation of a protective cover grease a cover edge with a small amount of soap solution for simplification of installation.


1. Heat up the handle in hot water and, using a kiyanka, establish the handle on the gear shifting lever. Check correctness of installation of the handle.
2. Establish the gear shifting lever.