Opel Astra (2019 year). Manual - part 1

 

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Opel Astra (2019 year). Manual - part 1

 

 

6

In brief

In brief

Initial drive information

Vehicle unlocking

Press c to unlock the doors and load

compartment. Open the doors by

pulling the handles.

Tailgate

5-door Hatchback: to open the

tailgate, push the touchpad switch

below the brand emblem.
Sports Tourer: to open the tailgate,

push the touchpad switch under the

tailgate moulding.
Radio remote control 3 22.
Central locking system 3 25.
Electronic key system 3 23.
Load compartment 3 31.

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7

Seat adjustment

Longitudinal adjustment

Pull handle, slide seat, release

handle. Try to move the seat back and

forth to ensure that the seat is locked

in place.
Seat position 3 48.
Manual seat adjustment 3 49.
Power seat adjustment 3 51.

Backrests inclination

Turn handwheel. Do not lean on

backrest when adjusting.
Seat position 3 48.
Manual seat adjustment 3 49.
Power seat adjustment 3 51.

Seat height

Lever pumping motion
up

: seat higher

down : seat lower
Seat position 3 48.
Manual seat adjustment 3 49.
Power seat adjustment 3 51.

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Seat inclination

Press switch
top

: front end higher

bottom : front end lower
Seat position 3 48.
Manual seat adjustment 3 49.
Power seat adjustment 3 51.

Head restraint adjustment

Press release button, adjust height,

engage.
Head restraints 3 47.

Seat belt

Pull out the seat belt and fasten in belt

buckle. The seat belt must not be

twisted and must fit close against the

body. The backrest must not be tilted

back too far (maximum approx. 25°).
To unfasten belt, press red button on

belt buckle.
Seat position 3 48, Seat belts

3

 57, Airbag system 3 59.

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9

Mirror adjustment

Interior mirror

To adjust the mirror, move the mirror

housing in the desired direction.
Manual anti-dazzle interior mirror

3

 41.

Automatic anti-dazzle interior mirror

3

 42.

Exterior mirrors

Select the relevant exterior mirror by

switching the rocker control to left

mirror (L) or right mirror (R). Adjust

respective mirror by the four-way

control.
Convex exterior mirrors 3 40,

Electric adjustment 3 40, Folding

exterior mirrors 3 40.
Heated exterior mirrors 3 41.

Steering wheel adjustment

Unlock the lever, adjust the steering

wheel, then engage the lever and

ensure it is fully locked.
Do not adjust the steering wheel

unless the vehicle is stationary and

the steering wheel lock has been

released.
Airbag system 3 59, Ignition

positions 3 157.

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Instrument panel overview

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1

Power windows ..................... 42

2

Exterior mirrors ..................... 40

3

Central locking system .......... 25

4

Side air vents ...................... 154

5

Cruise control  ..................... 184
Speed limiter ....................... 186
Adaptive cruise control ....... 187
Forward collision alert ......... 195

6

Turn and lane-change

signals, headlight flash,

low/high beam, high beam

assist ................................... 141
Exit lighting  ......................... 144
Parking lights ...................... 142
Buttons for Driver

Information Centre .............. 115

7

Instruments  ........................ 103
Driver Information Centre .... 115

8

Buttons for Driver

Information Centre .............. 115

9

Forward collision alert

indicator  ............................. 195

10 Windscreen wiper and

washer, rear wiper and

washer  ................................. 93

11 Centre air vents ................... 154
12 Info Display ......................... 121
13 Anti-theft alarm system

status LED  ........................... 37

14 Hazard warning flashers  .... 140
15 Glovebox  .............................. 72
16 CD player
17 Controls for Info Display

operation ............................. 121

18 Climate control system ........ 147
19 Fuse box  ............................ 250
20 Traction Control system  ..... 181

Electronic Stability Control  . 182
Sport mode  ........................ 183
Parking assist / Advanced

parking assist  ..................... 201
Lane keep assist  ................ 216
Eco button for stop-start

system ................................. 162
Fuel selector ....................... 105

21 Manual transmission  .......... 174

Automatic transmission  ...... 171
Manual transmission

automated ........................... 175

22 Power outlet .......................... 98
23 Parking brake ...................... 179
24 Power button ....................... 158
25 Ignition switch ..................... 157
26 Steering wheel adjustment  . . 92
27 Horn  ..................................... 93
28 Bonnet release lever  .......... 231
29 Storage compartment ........... 73
30 Light switch  ........................ 135

Headlight range

adjustment  ......................... 136
Front/rear fog lights  ............ 141
Instrument illumination  ....... 143

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Exterior lighting

AUTO : automatic light control

switches automatically

between daytime running

light and headlight

8

: sidelights

9

: headlights

Automatic light control 3 136.

Fog lights

Press button in light switch:
>

: front fog lights

ø

: rear fog light

Headlight flash, high beam and

low beam

headlight flash : pull lever

high beam

: push lever

low beam

: push or pull lever

High beam 3 136.
Headlight flash 3 136.
LED headlights 3 137.
High beam assist 3 137.

Turn and lane-change signals

lever up

: right turn signal

lever down : left turn signal
Turn and lane-change signals

3

 141, Parking lights 3 142.

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Hazard warning flashers

Operated by pressing ¨.
Hazard warning flashers 3 140.

Horn

Press j.

Washer and wiper systems

Windscreen wiper

HI

: fast

LO : slow

INT : interval wiping

or
automatic wiping with rain

sensor

OFF : off
For single wipe when the wiper is off,

press lever down to position 1x.
Windscreen wiper 3 93.

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Windscreen washer

Pull lever.
Windscreen washer system 3 93,

Washer fluid 3 234, Wiper blade

replacement 3 236.

Rear window wiper

Turn outer cap to activate the rear

window wiper:
OFF : off

INT : intermittent operation

ON : continuous operation

Rear window washer

Push lever.
Washer fluid is sprayed on the rear

window and the wiper wipes a few

times.
Rear window wiper/washer 3 95.

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Climate control

Heated rear window

The heating is operated by pressing

Ü

.

Heated rear window 3 44.

Heated exterior mirrors

Pressing Ü also activates the heated

exterior mirrors.
Heated exterior mirrors 3 41.

Demisting and defrosting the

windows

● Press V: the air distribution is

directed towards the windscreen.

● Set fan speed to highest level.
● Set temperature control to

warmest level.

● Switch on heated rear window Ü.
● Open side air vents as required

and direct them towards the door

windows.

Heating and ventilation system

3

 146.

Air conditioning system 3 147.

Transmission

Manual transmission

Reverse: with the vehicle stationary,

depress clutch pedal and press the

release button on the selector lever

and engage the gear.
Manual transmission 3 174.

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Automatic transmission

P : park position

R : reverse

N : neutral mode

D : automatic mode

M : manual mode

<

: upshift

]

: downshift

The selector lever can only be moved

out of P when the ignition is on and

the brake pedal is applied. To engage

P or R, press the release button.
Automatic transmission 3 171.

Manual transmission automated

N : neutral position

D : automatic mode

M : manual mode

<

: upshift

]

: downshift

R : reverse

Engage reverse only when

vehicle is stationary.

Manual transmission automated

3

 175.

Starting off

Check before starting off

● tyre pressure and condition

3

 2563 295

● engine oil level and fluid levels

3

 232.

● all windows, mirrors, exterior

lighting and number plates are

free from dirt, snow and ice and

are operational

● proper position of mirrors 3 40,

seats 3 48 and seat belts

3

 58

● brake function at low speed,

particularly if the brakes are wet

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Starting the engine

Ignition switch

● Turn key to position 2.
● Move the steering wheel slightly

to release the steering wheel

lock.

● Manual transmission: operate

clutch and brake pedal.
Manual transmission automated:

operate brake pedal.
Automatic transmission: operate

brake pedal and move selector

lever to P or N.

● Do not operate accelerator pedal.

● Diesel engines: wait until control

indicator ! for preheating

extinguishes.

● Turn key to position 3 and

release after engine has been

started.

Starting the engine 3 160.
To turn the key back from position 2

to 1 or 0, first push the key all the way

in towards the steering column.

Power button

● Press Engine Start/Stop for a few

seconds until green LED

illuminates.

● Move the steering wheel slightly

to release the steering wheel

lock.

● Manual transmission: operate

clutch and brake pedal.
Manual transmission automated:

operate brake pedal.
Automatic transmission: operate

brake pedal and move selector

lever to P or N.

● Do not operate accelerator pedal.

● Diesel engines: wait until control

indicator ! for preheating

extinguishes.

● Press Engine Start/Stop and

release.

Starting the engine 3 160.

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Stop-start system

If the vehicle is at a low speed or at a

standstill and certain conditions are

fulfilled, an Autostop is activated.
An Autostop is indicated by the

needle at the AUTOSTOP position in

the tachometer.
A restart is indicated by the needle at

the idle speed position in the

tachometer.
Stop-start system 3 162.

Parking

9 Warning

● Do not park the vehicle on an

easily ignitable surface. The

high temperature of the

exhaust system could ignite the

surface.

● Always apply the parking

brake. Activate the manual

parking brake without pressing

the release button. Apply as

firmly as possible on a downhill

slope or uphill slope. Depress

brake pedal at the same time to

reduce operating force.
For vehicles with electric

parking brake, pull switch m for

a minimum of one second until

control indicator m illuminates

constantly and electric parking

brake is applied 3 110.

● Switch off the engine.
● If the vehicle is on a level

surface or uphill slope, engage

first gear or set the selector

lever to position P before

removing the ignition key or

switching off ignition on

vehicles with power button. On

an uphill slope, turn the front

wheels away from the kerb.
If the vehicle is on a downhill

slope, engage reverse gear or

set the selector lever to position

P before removing the ignition

key or switching off ignition on

vehicles with power button.

Turn the front wheels towards

the kerb.

● Close the windows and the

sunroof.

● Remove the ignition key from

the ignition switch or switch off

ignition on vehicles with power

button. Turn the steering wheel

until the steering wheel lock is

felt to engage.
For vehicles with automatic

transmission, the key can only

be removed when the selector

lever is in position P.

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For vehicles with manual

transmission automated, the

key can only be removed from

the ignition switch when the

parking brake is applied.

● Lock the vehicle with e on the

radio remote control.
Activate the anti-theft alarm

system 3 37.

● The engine cooling fans may run

after the engine has been

switched off 3 231.

Caution

After running at high engine

speeds or with high engine loads,

operate the engine briefly at a low

load or run in neutral for

approx. 30 seconds before

switching off, in order to protect

the turbocharger.

Keys, locks 3 21, Laying-up the

vehicle for a long period of time

3

 230.

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Keys, doors and windows

21

Keys, doors and

windows

Keys, locks ................................... 21

Keys .......................................... 21

Radio remote control ................. 22

Electronic key system ................ 23

Memorised settings ................... 25

Central locking system .............. 25

Automatic locking ...................... 30

Child locks ................................. 31

Doors ........................................... 31

Load compartment .................... 31

Vehicle security ............................ 37

Anti-theft locking system ........... 37

Anti-theft alarm system .............. 37

Immobiliser ................................ 39

Exterior mirrors ............................ 40

Convex shape ........................... 40

Electric adjustment .................... 40

Folding mirrors .......................... 40

Heated mirrors ........................... 41

Interior mirrors ............................. 41

Manual anti-dazzle .................... 41

Automatic anti-dazzle ................ 42

Windows ...................................... 42

Windscreen ............................... 42

Manual windows ........................ 42

Power windows ......................... 42

Heated rear window .................. 44

Sun visors .................................. 44

Roof ............................................. 45

Sunroof ...................................... 45

Keys, locks

Keys

Caution

Do not attach heavy or bulky items

to the ignition key.

Replacement keys

The key number is specified on a

detachable tag.
The key number must be quoted

when ordering replacement keys as it

is a component of the immobiliser

system.
Locks 3 275, Central locking 3 25,

Starting the engine 3 160.
Radio remote control 3 22.
Electronic key 3 23.
The code number of the adapter for

the locking wheel nuts is specified on

a card. It must be quoted when

ordering a replacement adapter.
Wheel changing 3 266.

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