Ford Sierra

1982-1993 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Ford Siyerra
+ 1.2. Identification of the car
- 2. Maintenance
   2.1. Engine
   2.2. Adjustment of gaps of valves
   2.3. Check and replacement of oil and oil filter
   2.4. Cooling liquid
   2.5. Radiator fan
   2.6. Fuel tank and jellied mouth
   + 2.7. Petrol engine
   2.8. Fuel system of diesel engines
   2.9. Coupling
   2.10. Mechanical transmission
   2.11. Automatic transmission
   2.12. Check of a condition of covers of hinges of driving half shafts
   2.13. Check of tightness of covers and condition of spherical hinges
   2.14. Check of a driving belt of the pump of the hydraulic booster
   2.15. Check of level of brake fluid
   2.16. Check of thickness of brake shoes
   2.17. Lever of the emergency brake
   2.18. Electric equipment
   2.19. Tires
   2.20. Operational liquids
+ 3. General data
+ 4. Engines
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment


2.10. Mechanical transmission


The technical characteristic is given in subsection 6.1.1 and subsection 6.2.1.

Scheme of gear shifting

AR – the reverse gear

The lever of gear shifting is located on a car floor. The transmission, depending on the version, has four or five synchronized transfers for advance and one not synchronized transfer for the movement back.

Turning on of the reverse gear demands movement of the lever against the stop to the left, its cave-in down (for protection from casual inclusion) and its movements forward.

Check of level of oil

Oil level which has to be 5 mm below than a jellied opening (N) it is necessary to check each 20 000 km of a run of the car and in case of need to supplement its quantity.