Opel Omega

since 1993-1999 release

Repair and operation of the car

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. System of ignition
+ 8. Coupling
+ 9. Transmissions
- 10. Main transfer, half shafts
   10.1. Technical characteristics
   10.2. Main transfer
   10.3. Damping plugs of the main transfer
   10.4. Laying of a back cover of the main transfer
   10.5. Epiploon of the leading gear wheel of the main transfer
   10.6. Epiploons of bearings of half shafts
   10.7. Half shaft
   10.8. Boots of a half shaft and external CV JOINT
   10.9. Driveshaft
+ 11. Brake system
+ 12. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Body electric equipment

10.3. Damping plugs of the main transfer



1. Establish a support under the main transfer and disconnect sockets of connection of ABS sensors.
2. Turn off fixing bolts and omit the main transfer a little.
3. Turn off fixing bolts and remove a fixing arm of the plug. Replace the plug.


Installation of new plugs

The distance of I between inner edges plugs has to equal 300–302 mm.


1. Remove the main transfer.
2. Remove the fuel filter from fastenings and remove it aside.
3. Squeeze out plugs from a cross-piece of a back suspension bracket.
4. Napressuyte new plugs so that the distance between their inner edges equaled 300–302 mm.
5. Establish the main transfer into place.