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
   6.2. General information
   6.3. Air filter
   6.4. The block of adjustment of temperature of air arriving in the engine
   6.5. Check of the fuel pump
   6.6. Removal and installation of the fuel pump
   6.7. Fuel tank
   6.8. Fuel level sensor
   6.9. Separator паров fuels (l model 1,6 and 1,8)
   6.10. Accelerator pedal
   6.11. Accelerator cable
   6.12. Carburetor
   6.13. Removal and carburetor installation
   6.14. Adjustment of turns of idling and the contents WITH
   6.15. Needle and float
   6.16. Vacuum diaphragm of a butterfly valve of the secondary chamber
   6.17. Diaphragm of an ekonomayzer
   6.18. Accelerating pump
   6.19. Knot of an air automatic zaslonka
   + 6.20. Vacuum blocks of moving of an air automatic zaslonka
   6.21. Carburetor filter
   6.22. Adjustment of the shock-absorber of a butterfly valve
   6.23. Sensor of provision of a butterfly valve (an automatic transmission)
   6.24. Check of the valve of increase in turns of idling
   6.25. The electromagnetic valve of idling on models of 1,8 l
   6.26. Inlet collector
+ 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
+ 13. Automatic transmission
+ 14. Power shafts
+ 15. Brake system
+ 16. Suspension bracket
+ 17. Body
+ 18. Electric equipment
+ 19. Check of malfunctions


6.8. Fuel level sensor


1. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator.
2. Through a toplivozalivny mouth pump out fuel from a fuel tank.
3. Lift a back part of the car and fix on supports.
4. The fuel level sensor is located on the right side of a fuel tank.
5. Using a marker or paint, put combination labels on the sensor and a fuel tank in order that it was possible to establish the sensor in initial situation.
6. Disconnect from the fuel level sensor a hose of supply of fuel and close it a suitable stopper.
7. Disconnect the electric socket from the fuel level sensor.
8. Insert a steel core into grooves of a cover of the sensor and turn a cover counter-clockwise.
9. Being careful, take the fuel level sensor from a fuel tank. Thus do not bend the float lever.
10. Remove a sealing ring.


1. Installation is made in sequence, return to removal taking into account the next moments. Check a condition of a sealing ring and, if necessary, replace it.
2. At installation of a cover of a fuel tank combine the labels put before removal.
3. Check correctness of connection of fuel hoses.
4. Fill in fuel in a fuel tank, start the engine and check fuel system on existence of leaks. Check correctness of work of the index of fuel. In the presence of leaks immediately switch off the engine and eliminate the reason of leaks.