Ford Sierra

1982-1993 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Ford Siyerra
+ 1.2. Identification of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. General data
+ 4. Engines
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Technical characteristics
   + 10.2. Forward brakes
   + 10.3. Back brakes
   10.4. Removal and installation of the main brake cylinder
   10.5. Removal of air from the brake system
   10.6. Adjustment of the emergency brake
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment


10.5. Removal of air from the brake system


Placement of a vessel for collecting brake fluid when pumping brakes


For removal of air from the brake system use of the ARC 50 device is recommended.

1. To unscrew a stopper of a tank of brake fluid and to screw up the device pipeline on its place.
2. To connect the ends of the device to deaerators of brakes of all wheels.
3. To increase pressure in the brake system and to remove air from hydraulic contours of forward and back brakes.
4. To check tightness of the brake system.

In case of removal of air from the brake system without use of the special device it is necessary to remove air from forward brakes, and then from back.