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
   - 3.1. Cars with petrol engines
      3.1.1. Masses and transfer numbers
      3.1.2. Operational liquids
      + 3.1.3. Changes in a car design from 1984 to 1986.
      + 3.1.4. Changes in a car design from 1987 to 1989.
      - 3.1.5. Changes in a car design from 1990 to February, 1993.
         + 3.1.5.1. DOHC engine
         3.1.5.2. Coupling
         3.1.5.3. Power shaft and back bridge
         3.1.5.4. System of steering with the hydraulic booster
         3.1.5.5. Electric equipment
         3.1.5.6. General data
   + 3.2. Cars with diesel engines
+ 4. Engines
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment





3.1.5.3. Power shaft and back bridge

GENERAL INFORMATION

In the back bridge of type 7" satellites and semi-axial gear wheels of differential are changed. New satellites can be distinguished on strengthening on their outer side, and new semi-axial gear wheels have shorter teeths, without strengthenings.

Gear wheels of old and new types can be interchanged, but only completely. It is impossible to establish old and new gear wheels together.

Other information concerning a technical characteristic, adjustment and repair of the driveshaft and the back bridge is provided in section 7.