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
   + 6.1. Mechanical four-speed transmission
   + 6.2. Mechanical five-speed transmission
   - 6.3. Automatic Ford C 3 transmission
      6.3.1. Technical characteristics
      6.3.2. Service and repair
      6.3.3. Check of level of oil in the transmission
      6.3.4. Check and washing of hydrokinetic transfer
      6.3.5. Check of pressure of oil in operating time of the transmission
      6.3.6. Test of an overload of the engine hydrokinetic transfer
      6.3.7. Check in the course of the movement
      6.3.8. Adjustment of a tape of a brake of forward planetary transfer
      6.3.9. Removal and installation of the transmission
      6.3.10. Removal and installation of a cable of the kick-down mechanism
      6.3.11. Removal and installation of the relay of safe start of the engine
      6.3.12. Malfunctions and methods of their elimination
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment


6.3.6. Test of an overload of the engine hydrokinetic transfer


The engine has to be started only at provisions of the lever of gear shifting of "P" and "N". At the engine idling installation of the lever of gear shifting in one of provisions "R", "D", "2" or "1" has to cause easy breakthrough of the car.

At increase in speed of the engine in situation "D" or "R" and the pressed pedal of a brake or the tightened lever of the emergency brake the engine has to work with speed no more, than 2600 about / min. This test should not continue more than 5 seconds. Pressure sizes at control speed are also idling specified in the corresponding table in subsection 6.3.1.