Opel Omega

since 1993-1999 of release

Repair and car operation

Opel Omega
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Repair of engines
+ 4. Heating system and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel, exhaust systems
+ 6. System of start of the engine
+ 7. Ignition system
+ 8. Coupling
+ 9. Transmissions
+ 10. Main transfer, semi-axes
- 11. Brake system
   11.1. Technical characteristics
   11.2. Brake overlays of forward brakes
   11.3. Brake overlays of back brakes
   11.4. Support of a forward brake
   11.5. Support of a back brake
   11.6. Brake disk
   11.7. Brake shoes of the hand brake
   11.8. Rope of the hand brake
   11.9. Lever of the hand brake
   11.10. Main brake cylinder
   11.11. Tank of brake liquid and sensor of level of liquid
   11.12. Pumping of brake system
   11.13. Hydraulic tubes and hoses
   11.14. Vacuum hose and valve of the vacuum amplifier of brakes
   11.15. Vacuum amplifier
   11.16. Brake pedal
   11.17. System of anti-blocking of brakes / protivobuksovochny system
+ 12. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Body electric equipment

11.7. Brake shoes of the hand brake


Antinoise spring of blocks of the hand brake (early models)

Regulator of the hand brake and spring

A.Regulyator of the hand brake


Lever of the hand brake

Elements of the lever of the hand brake

Lever of the hand brake assembled

Mechanism of the hand brake assembled


1. Remove brake disks of back wheels.
2. Clear the brake mechanism of a dust and measure thickness of a frictional material of blocks. If any of blocks is subject to replacement, replace brake shoes on both wheels. Check a condition of a brake drum.


1. Disconnect a spring and a rope from the lever of the hand brake.
2. Remove antinoise springs and fixing screws. On late models press on caps of springs, turn them on 90 ° and remove together with springs.
3. Mark brake shoes and remove them, having disconnected the top and bottom returnable springs.



Grease a return surface of blocks with high-temperature greasing before installation.

1. Establish the lever on a brake guard.
2. Establish a returnable spring.
3. Establish a forward brake shoe.
4. Establish a spring and a cap.
5. Press on a cap and turn it.
6. Establish a back brake shoe and the bottom returnable spring.
7. Hook on the lever of the hand brake for bottom edge of a brake shoe.
8. Establish a clamping spring and a cap.
9. Establish a regulator between blocks.
10. Establish the top returnable spring.
11. Tighten up an adjusting nut for adjustment of the mechanism of the hand brake.