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Vehicle care
247
Only mount one temporary spare
If the ground on which the vehicle
wheel. The permissible maximum
is standing is soft, a solid board
speed on the label on the temporary
(max. 1 cm thick) should be
spare wheel is only valid for the
placed under the jack.
factory-fitted tyre size.
Take heavy objects out of the
vehicle before jacking up.
Fitting the spare wheel
No people or animals may be in
Make the following preparations and
the vehicle when it is jacked-up.
observe the following information:
Never crawl under a jacked-up
Park the vehicle on a level, firm
vehicle.
and non-skid surface. The front
Do not start the vehicle when it is
wheels must be in the straight-
raised on the jack.
5. Remove the spare wheel.
ahead position.
Before screwing in the wheel
6. Change the wheel.
If necessary, place a chock under
bolts, clean them.
7. Position the damaged wheel with
the wheel diagonally opposite the
the outside down in the spare
wheel to be changed.
9 Warning
wheel holder.
Apply the parking brake and
8. Lift the spare wheel holder and
engage first gear, reverse gear or
Do not grease wheel bolts.
engage in the catch. The open
P.
side of the catch must point in the
Remove the spare wheel 3 245.
direction of travel.
9 Warning
Never change more than one
9. Close the spare wheel holder by
wheel at once.
Ensure to use always the correct
turning the hexagon bolt
Use the jack only to change
wheel bolts if changing the
clockwise using the wheel
wheels in case of puncture, not
wheels. When installing the spare
wrench.
for seasonal winter or summer
wheel, the bolts for alloy wheels
10. Stow wheel wrench in the storage.
tyre change.
can also be used.
11. Close the tailgate or the rear
The jack is maintenance-free.
doors.
248
Vehicle care
● Note that the spare wheel is
2. Attach the wheel wrench and
3. Ensure the jack is correctly
secured by the conical contact of
loosen each wheel bolt by half a
positioned under the relevant
each bolt if the wheel bolts for the
turn.
vehicle jacking point. Position it
alloy wheels are used. In this
directly below the jacking point in
The wheels might be protected by
case, the washers do not come
a manner that prevents it from
security wheel bolts. To loosen
into contact with the spare wheel.
slipping.
these specific bolts, attach the
1. Steel wheels with cover: Pull off
adapter onto the head of the bolt
the wheel cover with the
before installing the wheel
designated tool 3 234.
wrench. The adapter is located in
the tool box.3 234
Alloy wheels: Disengage wheel
bolt caps with the designated tool
3 234.
Vehicle care
249
bolts can also be used for the steel
spare wheel. In this case, the
spare wheel is secured by the
conical contact of each bolt.
10. Align the valve hole in the wheel
cover with the tyre valve before
installing.
Install wheel bolt caps.
11. Stow the replaced wheel 3 245,
the vehicle tools 3 234 and the
adapter for the security wheel
With the jack correctly aligned
bolts.
4. Set the jack to the necessary
rotate wheel wrench until wheel is
12. Check the tyre pressure of the
height by turning the hand wheel.
clear of the ground.
installed tyre and the wheel bolt
5. Unscrew the wheel bolts.
torque as soon as possible.
6. Change the wheel.
Spare wheel 3 245.
7. Screw on the wheel bolts.
8. Lower the vehicle and remove
jack.
9. Install the wheel wrench ensuring
that it is located securely and
tighten each bolt in a crosswise
sequence. Tightening torque is
Ensure that the edge of the body
115 Nm.
fits into the notch of the jack.
If the vehicle is equipped with
alloy wheels, note that the wheel
250
Vehicle care
A discharged vehicle battery can
The vehicles must not come into
Jump starting
already freeze at a temperature
contact with each other during
of 0 °C. Defrost the frozen battery
the jump starting process.
Do not start with quick charger.
before connecting jump leads.
Apply the parking brake,
A vehicle with a discharged vehicle
Wear eye protection and
transmission in neutral,
battery can be started using jump
protective clothing when
automatic transmission in P.
leads and the vehicle battery of
handling a battery.
another vehicle.
Use a booster battery with the
same voltage (12 V). Its capacity
9 Warning
(Ah) must not be much less than
that of the discharged vehicle
Be extremely careful when starting
battery.
with jump leads. Any deviation
from the following instructions can
Use jump leads with insulated
lead to injuries or damage caused
terminals and a cross section of
by battery explosion or damage to
at least 16 mm2 (25 mm2 for
the electrical systems of both
diesel engines).
vehicles.
Do not disconnect the discharged
vehicle battery from the vehicle.
9 Warning
Switch off all unnecessary
Open the positive terminal protection
electrical consumers.
caps of both vehicle batteries.
Avoid contact of the battery with
Do not lean over the vehicle
Lead connection order:
eyes, skin, fabrics and painted
battery during jump starting.
1. Connect the red lead to the
surfaces. The fluid contains
Do not allow the terminals of one
positive terminal of the booster
sulphuric acid which can cause
lead to touch those of the other
battery.
injuries and damage in the event
lead.
of direct contact.
2. Connect the other end of the red
lead to the positive terminal of the
● Never expose the vehicle battery
discharged battery.
to naked flames or sparks.
Vehicle care
251
3. Connect the black lead to the
Towing
negative terminal of the booster
battery.
Towing the vehicle
4. Connect the other end of the black
lead to a vehicle grounding point
of your vehicle in the engine
compartment.
Route the leads so that they cannot
catch on rotating parts in the engine
compartment.
To start the engine:
1. Start the engine of the vehicle
Screw in the towing eye clockwise as
providing the jump.
far as it will go until it stops in a
2. After 5 minutes, start the other
horizontal position.
engine. Start attempts should be
Attach a tow rope - or better a tow rod
made for no longer than 15
Press in the middle of the cover plate
- to the towing eye.
seconds at an interval of 1 minute.
and slide to the upper left corner to
The towing eye must only be used for
3. Allow both engines to idle for
unclip it.
towing and not for recovering the
approx. three minutes with the
The towing eye is stowed with the
vehicle.
leads connected.
vehicle tools 3 234.
Switch on ignition to release steering
4. Switch on electrical consumers
wheel lock and to permit operation of
e.g. headlights, heated rear
brake lights, horn and windscreen
window of the vehicle receiving
wiper.
the jump start.
5. Reverse above sequence exactly
when removing leads.
252
Vehicle care
Towing another vehicle
Caution
Caution
Deactivate the driver assistance
Drive slowly. Do not drive jerkily.
systems like active emergency
Excessive tractive force can
braking 3 188, otherwise the
damage the vehicle.
vehicle may automatically brake
during towing.
When the engine is not running,
considerably more force is needed to
Switch the selector lever to neutral.
brake and steer.
Release the parking brake.
To prevent the entry of exhaust gases
from the towing vehicle, switch on the
Caution
air recirculation and close the
windows.
Never tow a vehicle equipped with
Vehicles with automatic transmission:
On the rear bumper, press the cover
All Wheel Drive (AWD) with the
The vehicle must be towed facing
plate on its upper left corner to unclip
front or rear tyres on the road. If
forwards, not faster than 80 km/h nor
it.
you tow a vehicle equipped with
further than 100 km. In all other cases
The towing eye is stowed with the
AWD while the front or rear tyres
and when the transmission is
vehicle tools 3 234.
are rolling on the road, the drive
defective, the front axle must be
system in the vehicle could be
raised off the ground.
severely damaged. When towing
Seek the assistance of a workshop.
vehicles equipped with AWD, all
four tyres must not be in contact
After towing, unscrew the towing eye.
with the road.
Insert cap with the flange into the
recess and fix cap by pushing.
Vehicle care
253
Appearance care
Caution
Drive slowly. Do not drive jerkily.
Exterior care
Excessive tractive force can
Locks
damage the vehicle.
The locks are lubricated at the factory
After towing, unscrew the towing eye.
using a high quality lock cylinder
Insert cap with the upper flange into
grease. Use a de-icing agent only
the recess and fix cap by pushing.
when absolutely necessary, as this
has a degreasing effect and impairs
lock function. After using a de-icing
agent, have the locks regreased by a
Screw in the towing eye clockwise as
workshop.
far as it will go until it stops in a
horizontal position.
Washing
The lashing eye at the rear
The paintwork of your vehicle is
underneath the vehicle must never be
exposed to environmental influences.
used as a towing eye.
Wash and wax your vehicle regularly.
Attach a tow rope - or better a tow rod
When using automatic vehicle
- to the towing eye.
washes, select a programme that
includes waxing.
The towing eye must only be used for
towing and not for recovering a
Bird droppings, dead insects, resin,
vehicle.
pollen and the like should be cleaned
off immediately, as they contain
aggressive constituents which can
cause paint damage.
254
Vehicle care
If using a vehicle wash, comply with
Do not clean the engine compartment
Paintwork polish with silicone forms a
the vehicle wash manufacturer's
with a steam-jet or high-pressure jet
protective film, making waxing
instructions. The windscreen wiper
cleaner.
unnecessary.
and rear window wiper must be
Thoroughly rinse and leather-off the
Plastic body parts must not be treated
switched off. Remove antenna and
vehicle. Rinse leather frequently. Use
with wax or polishing agents.
external accessories such as roof
separate leathers for painted and
racks etc.
Windows and wiper blades
glass surfaces: remnants of wax on
If you wash your vehicle by hand,
the windows will impair vision.
Switch off wipers before handling in
make sure that the insides of the
Have the door hinges of all doors
their areas.
wheel housings are also thoroughly
greased by a workshop.
Use a soft lint-free cloth or chamois
rinsed out.
Do not use hard objects to remove
leather together with window cleaner
Wax painted parts of the vehicle
spots of tar. Use tar removal spray on
and insect remover.
regularly.
painted surfaces.
When cleaning the rear window from
Clean edges and folds on opened
inside, always wipe in parallel to the
doors and the bonnet as well as the
Exterior lights
heating element to prevent damage.
areas they cover.
Headlight and other light covers are
For mechanical removal of ice, use a
Clean bright metal mouldings with a
made of plastic. Do not use any
sharp-edged ice scraper. Press the
cleaning solution approved for
abrasive or caustic agents, do not use
scraper firmly against the glass so
aluminium to avoid damages.
an ice scraper, and do not clean them
that no dirt can get under it and
dry.
scratch the glass.
Caution
Polishing and waxing
Clean smearing wiper blades with a
soft cloth and window cleaner. Also
Always use a cleaning agent with
Wax the vehicle regularly at the latest
make sure to remove any residues
a pH value of 4 to 9.
when water no longer beads.
such as wax, insect residues and
Do not use cleaning agents on hot
Otherwise, the paintwork will dry out.
similar from the window.
surfaces.
Polishing is necessary only if the paint
Ice residues, pollution and continuous
has become dull or if solid deposits
wiping on dry windows will damage or
have become attached to it.
even destroy the wiper blades.
Vehicle care
255
Glass panel
Bitumen / rubber materials could
Interior care
damage the PVC coating. Have
Use a soft lint-free cloth or chamois
underbody work carried out by a
Interior and upholstery
leather together with window cleaner
workshop.
to clean the glass panel.
Only clean the vehicle interior,
Before and after winter, wash the
including the instrument panel fascia
Wheels and tyres
underbody and have the protective
and panelling, with a dry cloth or
wax coating checked.
interior cleaner.
Do not use high-pressure jet
cleaners.
Liquid gas system
Clean the leather upholstery with
clear water and a soft cloth. In case of
Clean rims with a pH-neutral wheel
heavy soiling, use leather care.
cleaner.
9 Danger
The instrument cluster and the
Rims are painted and can be treated
Liquid gas is heavier than air and
displays should only be cleaned using
with the same agents as the body.
can collect in sink points.
a soft damp cloth. If necessary use a
Paintwork damage
weak soap solution.
Take care when performing work
at the underbody in a pit.
Clean fabric upholstery with a
Rectify minor paintwork damage with
vacuum cleaner and brush. Remove
a touch-up pen before rust forms.
For painting work and when using a
stains with an upholstery cleaner.
Have more extensive damage or rust
drying booth at a temperature above
areas repaired by a workshop.
Clothing fabrics may not be
60 °C, the liquid gas tank must be
colourfast. This could cause visible
Underbody
removed.
discolourations, especially on light-
Do not make any modifications to the
coloured upholstery. Removable
Some areas of the vehicle underbody
liquid gas system.
stains and discolourations should be
have a PVC undercoating while other
cleaned as soon as possible.
critical areas have a durable
Towing equipment
protective wax coating.
Clean seat belts with lukewarm water
Do not clean the coupling ball bar with
or interior cleaner.
After the underbody is washed, check
a steam-jet or high-pressure jet
the underbody and have it waxed if
cleaner.
necessary.
256
Vehicle care
To install the driver's side floor mat:
and/or increased stopping
Caution
distance which can cause a crash
1. Move the driver's seat backwards
and injury.
as far as possible.
Close Velcro fasteners as open
Velcro fasteners on clothing could
damage seat upholstery.
Use the following guidelines for
proper floor mat usage.
The same applies to clothing with
sharp-edged objects, like zips or
The original equipment floor mats
belts or studded jeans.
were designed for your vehicle. If
the floor mats need replacing, it
is recommended that certified
Plastic and rubber parts
floor mats be purchased. Always
Plastic and rubber parts can be
check that the floor mats do not
cleaned with the same cleaner as
interfere with the pedals.
used to clean the body. Use interior
Use the floor mat with the correct
cleaner if necessary. Do not use any
side up. Do not turn it over.
other agent. Avoid solvents and petrol
Do not place anything on top of
2. Align slots in the mat with the
in particular. Do not use high-
the driver side floor mat.
retainers, as shown.
pressure jet cleaners.
Use only a single floor mat on the
driver side.
Floor mats
Do not place one floor mat on top
of another.
9 Warning
Inserting and removing the floor
If a floor mat has the wrong size or
mats
is not properly installed, it can
interfere with the accelerator pedal
The driver side floor mat is held in
and/or brake pedal, what can
place by two retainers.
cause unintended acceleration
Vehicle care
257
3. Turn retainers anti-clockwise for a
quarter turn.
1. Move the driver's seat backwards
as far as possible.
3. Turn retainers clockwise for a
quarter turn.
Removing
1. Move the driver's seat backwards
as far as possible.
2. Align slots in the mat with the
retainers, as shown.
2. Turn retainers a quarter turn
towards the opposite direction
than during installation.
3. Remove the mat.
258
Service and maintenance
Service and
maintenance
General information
259
Service information
259
Recommended fluids, lubricants
and parts
262
Recommended fluids and
lubricants
262
Service and maintenance
259
the service display. Contact a
General information
workshop for customised service
schedules.
Service information
Service display 3 109.
In order to ensure economical and
safe vehicle operation and to
maintain the value of your vehicle, it
is of vital importance that all
maintenance work is carried out at the
proper intervals as specified.
The detailed, up-to-date service
schedule for your vehicle is available
at the workshop.
Severe operating conditions exist if
one or more of the following
circumstances occur frequently: Cold
starting, stop and go operation, e.g.
for taxis and police vehicles, trailer
operation, mountain driving, driving
on poor and sandy road surfaces,
increased air pollution, presence of
airborne sand and high dust content,
driving at high altitude and large
variations of temperature.
Under these severe operating
conditions, certain service work may
be required more frequently than the
regular service interval indicated in
260
Service and maintenance
Service intervals
DW10FDU
DV5RUC
DW10FDCU
DV6DU
Engine code
DV5RUCd
DW10FEU
DW10F
Country group 1
40,000 km / 2 year1)
50,000 km / 2 year1)
Country group 2
40,000 km / 2 year1)
50,000 km / 2 year1)
Country group 3
20,000 km / 1 year
20,000 km / 1 year
Country group 4
20,000 km / 1 year
20,000 km / 1 year
20,000 km / 1 year
Country group 5
10,000 km / 1 year
20,000 km / 1 year
10,000 km / 1 year
1)
Unless otherwise indicated in the service display.
Country Group 1:
Andorra, Austria, Belgium,Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein,
Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.
Country Group 2:
Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Poland,
Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia.
Country Group 3:
Albania, Montenegro, Serbia.
Country Group 4:
Israel, Russia, South Africa, Turkey.
Country Group 5:
All other countries which are not listed in the previous country groups. (International interval)
Service and maintenance
261
Confirmations
Confirmation of service is recorded in the Service and warranty booklet. The date and mileage is completed with the stamp
and signature of the servicing workshop.
Make sure that the Service and warranty booklet is completed correctly as continuous proof of service is essential if any
warranty or goodwill claims are to be met, and is also a benefit when selling the vehicle.
262
Service and maintenance
Select the appropriate engine oil
Engine oil viscosity grades
Recommended fluids,
based on its quality and on the
The SAE viscosity grade gives
lubricants and parts
minimum ambient temperature
information of the thickness of the oil.
3 266.
Multigrade oil is indicated by two
Recommended fluids and
figures, e.g. SAE 5W-30. The first
Topping up engine oil
lubricants
figure, followed by a W, indicates the
Only use products that meet the
low temperature viscosity and the
Caution
recommended specifications.
second figure the high temperature
viscosity.
In case of any spilled oil, wipe it up
9 Warning
and dispose it properly.
Select the appropriate viscosity grade
depending on the minimum ambient
Operating materials are
temperature 3 266.
Engine oils of different manufacturers
hazardous and could be
and brands can be mixed as long as
All of the recommended viscosity
poisonous. Handle with care. Pay
they comply with the required engine
grades are suitable for high ambient
attention to information given on
oil quality and viscosity.
temperatures.
the containers.
Use of engine oils for all petrol
Coolant and antifreeze
engines with only ACEA quality is
Engine oil
prohibited, since it can cause engine
Use only organic acid type-long life
Engine oil is identified by its quality
damage under certain operating
coolant (LLC) antifreeze approved for
and its viscosity. Quality is more
conditions.
the vehicle. Consult a workshop.
important than viscosity when
Select the appropriate engine oil
The system is factory filled with
selecting which engine oil to use. The
based on its quality and on the
coolant designed for excellent
oil quality ensures e.g. engine
minimum ambient temperature
corrosion protection and frost
cleanliness, wear protection and oil
3 266.
protection down to approx. -37 °C.
aging control, whereas viscosity
This concentration should be
grade gives information on the oil's
Additional engine oil additives
maintained all year round. The use of
thickness over a temperature range.
The use of additional engine oil
additional coolant additives that
additives could cause damage and
intend to give additional corrosion
invalidate the warranty.
Service and maintenance
263
protection or seal against minor leaks
can cause function problems. Liability
for consequences resulting from the
use of additional coolant additives will
be rejected.
Washer fluid
Use only washer fluid approved for
the vehicle to prevent damage of
wiper blades, paintwork, plastic and
rubber parts. Consult a workshop.
Brake and clutch fluid
Over time, brake fluid absorbs
moisture which will reduce braking
effectiveness. The brake fluid should
therefore be replaced at the specified
interval.
AdBlue
Only use AdBlue to reduce the
nitrogen oxides in the exhaust
emission 3 162.
264
Technical data
Vehicle identification
Identification plate
Technical data
Vehicle Identification
Number
Vehicle identification
264
Vehicle Identification Number .. 264
Identification plate
264
Engine identification
265
Vehicle data
266
Recommended fluids and
lubricants
266
Engine data
268
Vehicle dimensions
270
Capacities
270
Tyre pressures
271
The identification plate is located on
the front left or right door frame.
The Vehicle Identification Number
may be embossed on the instrument
panel, visible through the windscreen.
Technical data
265
Information on identification label:
Specifications in the vehicle
documents always have priority over
1 : manufacturer
those given in this manual.
2 : type approval number
3 : vehicle identification number
4 : permissible gross vehicle weight
Engine identification
rating in kg
The technical data tables show the
5 : permissible gross train weight
engine identifier code.
in kg
6 : maximum permissible front axle
Engine data 3 268.
load in kg
To identify the respective engine,
7 : maximum permissible rear axle
refer to the engine power in the EEC
load in kg
Certificate of Conformity provided
8 : vehicle-specific or country-
with your vehicle or other national
specific data
registration documents.
The combined total of front and rear
axle loads must not exceed the
permissible gross vehicle weight.
Vehicle's kerb weight depends on the
specification of the vehicle, e.g.
optional equipment and accessories.
Refer to the EEC Certificate of
Conformity provided with your vehicle
or other national registration
documents.
The technical data is determined in
accordance with European
Community standards. We reserve
the right to make modifications.
266
Technical data
Vehicle data
Recommended fluids and lubricants
Required engine oil quality
Country groups 3 259
Countries included in country groups 1 and 2
DV5RUCd
DV5RUC
all other engines
Opel Original engine oil
B71 2010 / B71 2312
B71 2312
Countries included in country groups 3 to 5
all engines
Opel Original engine oil
B71 2302
Engine oil viscosity grades
Country groups 3 259
Countries included in country groups 1 and 2
B71 2010
B71 2312
Engine oil viscosity grade
SAE 0W-20
SAE 0W-30
Technical data
267
Countries included in country groups 3 to 5
B71 2302
Engine oil viscosity grade
SAE 0W-30
268
Technical data
Engine data
Engine identifier code
D15DT
D15DTH
D20DTL
D20DTH
D20DTR
Sales designation
1.5 Turbo
1.5 Turbo
2.0 Turbo
2.0 Turbo
2.0 Turbo
Engineering code
DV5RUCd
DV5RUC
DW10FEU
DW10FDU
DW10FDCU
Piston displacement [cm3]
1499
1499
1997
1997
1997
Engine power [kW]
75
88
90
110
130
at rpm
3500
3500
-1)
4400
3750
Torque [Nm]
270
300
-1)
370
400
at rpm
1600
1750
-1)
2000
2000
Fuel type
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
Diesel
1)
Not available at time of printing.
Engine identifier code
Z16DT
B20DTH
Sales designation
1.5 Turbo
2.0 Turbo
Engineering code
DV6DU
DW10F
Piston displacement [cm3]
1560
1997
Engine power [kW]
67
110
at rpm
-1)
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