Engine Technicals

 

In this section of the Internet site you will find data of the engines which could provided as standard in the Opel Kadett C.

The specifications of the different engines can be examined by means of the navigation bar above.

In table mentioned below a short overview stands.

engine contents

type

capacities

1.0N

OHV

40 pk (29 kW)

1.2N

OHV

52 pk (38 kW)

1.2N×

OHV

55 pk (40 kW)

1.2S

OHV

60 pk (44 kW)

1.6S

CIH

75 pk (55 kW)

1.9E

CIH

105 pk (77 kW)

2.0E

CIH

110 pk (81 kW)

2.0EH

CIH

115 pk (85 kW)


OHV-motors.

OHV stand for overheads valves, Which means that the valves are in the cylinder head. The camshaft in these OHV engines has been positioned in the block and beside the cylinder bank this is chain driven. The operation of the valves happens by means of long pushrods and rockers.
This 1.0-liter engine was also predecessor and bae for later 1.1-liter and 1.2-liter the OHV engines.

CIH-motors.
CIH stand for cam in head. These engines have camshaft in the cylinder head alongside the valves. The camshaft is chain driven and operates the valves by means of tappets and rockers. CIH engines in the Kadett C have mechanical tappets (1.6S, 1.9E and 20EH- engine) and hydraulic (2.0E engine).