Chevrolet Lanos (since 2004 release)
1. Car device
2. Recommendations about operation
3. Malfunctions in way
4. Maintenance
5. Engine
6. Transmission
7. Running gear
8. Steering
9. Brake system
10. Electric equipment
10.1. Features of a design
10.2. Assembly blocks
10.3. Rechargeable battery
10.4. Generator
10.5. Starter
10.6. Switch (lock) of ignition
10.7. Control system of the engine
10.8. Lighting, light and sound alarm system
10.8.1. Features of a design
10.8.2. Replacement of lamps
10.8.3. Replacement of block headlights
10.8.4. Replacement of the electroproofreader of light of headlights
10.8.5. Replacement of a side lamp of the index of turn
10.8.6. Replacement of a back lamp
10.8.7. Replacement of an additional stoplight
10.8.8. Replacement of lamps of illumination of registration plate
10.8.9. Replacement of a plafond of illumination of salon
10.8.10. Replacement of a plafond of illumination of a luggage carrier
10.8.11. Check and replacement of understeering switches
10.8.12. Removal, installation and adjustment of a sound signal
10.9. Replacement of a motor-reducer of a screen wiper of a wind window
10:10. Removal and installation of a washer of glass of a wind window
10:11. Removal and installation of the electric motor of the main fan of a radiator of the cooling system of the engine
10:12. Removal and installation of the electric motor of the additional fan of a radiator of the cooling system of the engine
10:13. Back window glass electrical heating
10:14. Removal and installation of the boss of the lighter
10:15. Combination of devices
10:16. Dashboard switches
10:17. Replacement of control units of electrowindow regulators
10:18. Automobile audio system
10:19. Replacement of sensors and switches
11. Body
12. Wheels and tires
13. Purchase of spare parts
14. A trip on HUNDRED
15. Winter operation of the car
16. Preparation for checkup
17. Advice to the beginning mechanic
18. Appendices
19. Schemes of electric equipment


10.8.1. Features of a design

On cars apply the block headlights uniting in themselves a dvukhnitevy lamp of near and far light, a lamp of dimensional light and a lamp of indexes of turn.
Fog lights.
Fog lights can be installed on cars in the lower part of a front bumper. Fog lights can be included only at the included external lighting.
Back fog lamp.
The lamp of a back fog lamp is established in the left back lamp. The fog lamp can be included the button on the dashboard only at the included external lighting.
Indexes of turn.
Lamps of indexes of turn are established in block headlights, back and side lamps. Indexes of turn include the left understeering switch (lamps of one board depending on position of the switch) or the switch of the alarm system (all lamps at the same time).
Electroproofreader of light of headlights.
Install on cars the electroproofreader of light of headlights allowing to change the direction of a beam of light of headlights in the vertical plane depending on car loading.

If headlights suddenly began to shine dimly, and at inclusion of a signal of turn the dimensional lamp blinks, restore contact of a "mass" wire with a body.
Take yourself in a habit to regularly change lamps (especially head light of headlights). Over time the flask of a lamp grows turbid, brightness of a lamp decreases. This process happens quite slowly, and the driver does not notice gradual deterioration in illumination of the road.
Recently there are more and more cars at which headlights shine as a New Year tree, various shades of blue color. All this is called the word "xenon" and it is considered very abrupt. No doubt, the xenon headlights established regularly on latest models of foreign cars light the road and the car with them looks much more effectively much better. It is no wonder that many try to improve too the car especially as now on counters the mass of "xenon" lamps of various production appeared (most often Chinese). Be not bought on cheap stuff: such lamps have nothing in common with the real xenon gas-discharge lamps without incandescence threads. These are usual lamps with the painted glass. Light-transmitting ability of such glass is much lower, than at standard lamps, threads at forgeries are, as a rule, established out of focus, the headlight with such lamp at external showiness practically lights nothing, will only in addition mercilessly stick together counter drivers. Besides producers of such lamps to compensate decrease in a light stream, increase their power much. Often their installation leads to an oplavleniye of isolation of wires and damage of electric equipment. And also the fire is possible. Do not buy "headache" for the money better, and buy usual lamps of high quality.
Sooner or later lamps in back lamps fuse. It would seem what it is simpler — to take the new bulb suitable by the size of a socle and tension and to establish it instead of fused. However consider that in back lamps lamps with an identical socle, but different power are applied: 5W and 21W. And it is an important trifle. Do not mix a lamp in places: 5-watt lamps establish for dimensional light, 21-watt — in indexes of turn and stoplights. If you establish low-power lamps in stoplights and indexes of turn, other drivers simply will not see your signals in rainy weather. And powerful lamps in "dimensions" will disturb very much drivers who go behind and to irritate them. Corresponding there will be also their attitude towards you.

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