Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual: Bodywork and fittings


Torque wrench settings

Torque wrench settings Nm lbf ft
Bonnet hinges 20 15
Tailgate hinges 20 15
Tailgate lock striker 20 15
Front and rear trim panel nuts 12 9
Tailgate strut attachments 20 15
Seat belt mountings 35 25
Rear crossmember-to- lock bolts 55 43
Rear body panel-to-lock bolts 20 15
Front seat mountings 20 15
Front seat back-to-frame bolts 30 22
Wheel alignment and steering angles - general information
Accurate front wheel alignment is essential for precise steering and handling, and for even tyre wear. Before carrying out any checking or adjusting operations, make sure that the tyres are correc ...

General information
The main body structure is a welded construction of individually shaped panels which make up a 'monocoque' bodyshell, without a separate chassis. Various areas are strengthened to provide for susp ...

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Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual. Rear brake drum - removal, inspection and refitting
Note: Before starting work, refer to the note at the beginning of Section 6 concerning the dangers of asbestos dust. Removal 1. Chock the front wheels then jack up the rear of the vehicle and supp ...