Ford Sierra

Ford Sierra
1.2. Car identification
- 2. Maintenance service
   2.1. The engine
   2.2. Adjustment of backlashes of valves
   2.3. Check and replacement of oil and the oil filter
   2.4. A cooling liquid
   2.5. The radiator fan
   2.6. A fuel tank and a jellied mouth
    2.7. The petrol engine
   2.8. Fuel system of diesel engines
   2.9. Coupling
   2.10. A mechanical transmission
   2.11. An automatic transmission
   2.12. Check of a condition of covers of hinges приводных semiaxes
   2.13. Check of tightness of covers and a condition of spherical hinges
   2.14. Check приводного a belt of the pump of the hydraulic booster
   2.15. Check of level of a brake liquid
   2.16. Check of a thickness brake колодок
   2.17. The lever of a manual brake
   2.18. The electric equipment
   2.19. Tyres
   2.20. Operational liquids
3. The general data
4. Engines
5. Coupling
6. Transmissions
7. A kardannyj shaft and the back bridge
8. A steering
9. Suspension brackets
10. Brake system
11. A body
12. An electric equipment

2.15. Check of level of a brake liquid

In a tank it is necessary to check level of a brake liquid at least, once a week. Its decrease below a minimum level is not supposed. At serviceable brake system a brake liquid it is necessary to add each 10 000 km of run of the car to a maximum level. In case of faster fall of its level it is necessary to establish a place of depressurization of brake system and to eliminate it.

The brake liquid damages the varnished surface. At доливании a brake liquid not to suppose its hit on a car body. Otherwise it is necessary to wash off immediately the poured liquid cold water.

Check of level of a brake liquid in cars with antiblocking system (ABS)

1. To switch off ignition.
2. To press a pedal of a brake a minimum of 20 times, there will be no yet a considerable resistance (a so-called firm pedal of a brake).
3. To turn a key in position I.
4. To wait, the hydraulic pump of system ABS will not stop yet.
5. To check up level of a brake liquid in a tank which should be between signs "MIN" and "MAX".

Check of tightness of brake system

Condition and tightness of pipelines of brake system it is necessary to check each 20 000 km of run of the car.