Ford Sierra



Ford Sierra
1.2. Car identification
2. Maintenance service
- 3. The general data
    3.1. Cars with petrol engines
   - 3.2. Cars with diesel engines
      - 3.2.1. Changes in a design of the car with 1988 to 1993
         3.2.1.1. The engine 2,3 дм3
          3.2.1.2. The engine 1,8 дм3
          3.2.1.3. Fuel system
          3.2.1.4. The repair which is not demanding removal of the engine
         3.2.1.5. Removal and engine installation
         3.2.1.6. Engine dismantling
         3.2.1.7. Check of details
         3.2.1.8. Check of backlashes of a cranked shaft and rods
         3.2.1.9. Engine assemblage
         3.2.1.10. Greasing system
         3.2.1.11. Cooling system
         3.2.1.12. Coupling
         3.2.1.13. A mechanical five-speed transmission of type МТ 75
         3.2.1.14. A power shaft and the back bridge
         3.2.1.15. Steering system
         3.2.1.16. A forward suspension bracket
         3.2.1.17. Brake system
         3.2.1.18. The electric equipment
         3.2.1.19. 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



3.2.1.15. Steering system
THE GENERAL DATA

Bolt of fastening of the hinge of a shaft of a steering column

The moment of a tightening of a bolt (it is specified by an arrow) fastenings of the hinge of a steering shaft is increased to 25 1 Nanometers.

The prevention

It is recommended to tighten a nut, instead of to screw up a bolt.


The increased moment of a tightening can be applied also in cars of earlier manufacturing (to models 1988).

Other information, concerning a technical characteristics, adjustment and repair of system of a steering, is resulted in section 8.