Ford Sierra

1982-1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Ford Siyerra
+ 1.2. Car identification
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. General data
+ 4. Engines
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
- 10. Brake system
   10.1. Technical characteristics
   + 10.2. Forward brakes
   - 10.3. Back brakes
      10.3.1. Removal and drum installation
      10.3.2. Replacement of brake shoes
      10.3.3. Cylinder replacement
   10.4. Removal and installation of the main brake cylinder
   10.5. Air removal from brake system
   10.6. Adjustment of the hand brake
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

10.3. Back brakes

10.3.1. Removal and drum installation


Back brake of DBA


1–brake drum,
2–brake shoes,
3–a bearing board,
5–lever of the hand brake,
6–latch of the mechanism of automatic adjustment of a gap of blocks,
7–returnable spring of blocks

Hook of a spring of the conductor of a block

The hook of a spring of the conductor of a block – is specified by an arrow.


1. To weaken nuts of fastening of a back wheel.
2. To lift and fix a back part of the car, to remove a back wheel.
3. To remove from wheel bolts (if there are) clamps of a brake drum after weakening of their fastening by chisel blows (turn to the left).
4. To check, whether the hand brake is switched off.
5. To remove a brake drum from a wheel nave.


Installation of a back brake

1–returnable spring of blocks,

2–fastening of a spring of the conductor of a block,

3–latch of automatic adjustment of a gap

1. To check, damages and wear of a brake drum, and also whether the working surface of a drum of the deepenings felt by fingers has. In case of need переточить a drum or to replace it.
2. To clear mechanism interiors, having blown it the compressed air.
3. To establish a brake drum on a flange of a nave of a wheel.
4. To establish a back wheel.
5. To lower the car and to tighten nuts of fastening of a wheel the corresponding moment.