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
   - 3.2. Cars with diesel engines
      - 3.2.1. Changes in a car design from 1988 to 1993. Dm3 engine 2,3
         - Dm3 engine 1,8
   Technical characteristics
   Head of the block of cylinders
   Block of cylinders
   Krivoshipno-shatunny mechanism
   System of gas distribution
   Lubrication system
   Cooling system
   Fuel system
   Tightening moments
   Adjustment of the engine
         + Fuel system
         + The repair which is not demanding removal of the engine Removal and installation of the engine Dismantling of the engine Check of details Check of gaps of a bent shaft and rods Assembly of the engine Lubrication system Cooling system Coupling Mechanical MT 75 five-speed transmission Power shaft and back bridge System of steering Forward suspension bracket Brake system Electric equipment 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

- Cooling system


The closed contour of cooling with the nonfreezing liquid circulating under pressure contains a radiator, the pump of cooling liquid, a broad tank, the thermostat and the fan with the electric motor operated by the thermoswitch located in a thermostat cover.


The radiator with a cross stream has the heat exchanger from alloy of aluminum and tanks from artificial material.

Broad tank

The broad tank from artificial material, in a stopper has the valve of bilateral action.

Pump of cooling liquid

The centrifugal pump of cooling liquid is put in action by a gear belt of the drive of system of gas distribution.


The wax thermostat is located sideways heads of the block of cylinders.

Temperature began opening: 84 ° –89 °C.

Temperature of full opening: 102±3 °C.


The fan is put in action by the electric motor operated by the thermoswitch located in a thermostat cover.

Cooling liquid

Quantity: 8,6 dm3.

Type: mix of 60% of the distilled water and 40% of the special nonfreezing mix Motorcraft with the designation Ford SSM 97 B 9103 A.

Frequency of replacement: each 3 years.