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
   + 4.1. Petrol engines
   - 4.2. Diesel engine
      + 4.2.1. Technical characteristics
      4.2.2. Check and adjustment of gaps of valves
      + 4.2.3. Fuel system
      + 4.2.4. Nozzles
      4.2.5. Glow plugs
      4.2.6. Check of a compression
      4.2.7. Removal of air from fuel system
      4.2.8. Fuel filter
      4.2.9. Fuel pump, installation of the beginning of injection of fuel
      4.2.10. Adjustment of speed of idling
      + 4.2.11. The repair which is not demanding removal of the engine
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment


4.2.5. Glow plugs


Glow plug with the burned tip

For check of candles of an incandescence to disconnect the food tire from candles. To connect a control lamp (any bulb on voltage of 12 V) one plug to a positive pole of the accumulator, and another to the checked candle established on the engine. If the bulb burns – the candle is serviceable. If the bulb does not burn – the candle is faulty and is subject to replacement.

Obgoraniye and failure of a glow plug often are a consequence of malfunction of nozzles. If there is a burned candle, then simple replacement insufficiently. It is necessary to carry out the inspection of nozzles including definition of a form of a torch of dispersion, pressure of operation and tightness. It is important that the nozzle had an accurate cut-off of fuel.