Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual: Pistons and connecting rods - removal and refitting

The piston crowns are not marked to show their direction of fitting, but the underside of the piston is (see illustration).

OHC engines
Large land (arrowed) faces the flywheel end of the engine

Flywheel - removal and refitting

On 1.6 (16SV and C16NZ), 1.8 (18SE) and all 2.0 litre engines note that it will be necessary to remove the transmission or engine in order to remove the flywheel. On all engines, on refitting, use thread locking compound on the flywheel bolts and tighten them to the specified torque.

    Oil pump - removal and refitting
    Removal 1. Remove the camshaft toothed belt and the sump. 2. Slacken and remove the crankshaft sprocket centre bolt and remove the sprocket and spacers, noting their correct fitted locations. Extr ...

    Crankshaft front oil seal - removal and refitting
    Removal 1. Remove the camshaft toothed belt. On 1.6 (16SH), 1.8 and 2.0 litre models, note that it will also be necessary to undo the crankshaft sprocket centre bolt and remove the sprocket and ...

    See also:

    Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual. Rear hub bearings - adjustment
    Early (pre 1992) models 1. Chock the front wheels. engage a gear (or P) and release the handbrake. 2. Remove the wheel trim. If the roadwheels have no central hole, slacken the wheel bolts. 3. Ra ...


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