Ford Sierra

1982-1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Ford Siyerra
+ 1.2. Car identification
+ 2. Maintenance
- 3. General data
   + 3.1. Cars with petrol engines
   - 3.2. Cars with diesel engines
      - 3.2.1. Changes in a car design from 1988 to 1993. Dm3 engine 2,3
         + Dm3 engine 1,8
         + Fuel system
         + The repair which is not demanding removal of the engine Removal and engine installation Engine dismantling Check of details Check of gaps of a cranked shaft and rods Engine assembly Greasing system Cooling system Coupling Mechanical five-speed transmission of MT 75 type Power shaft and back bridge Steering system Forward suspension bracket Brake system Electric equipment General data
+ 4. Engines
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

3.2. Cars with diesel engines

3.2.1. Changes in a car design from 1988 to 1993.


This subsection concerns the changes executed in a design of Ford Sierra cars with four-cylinder diesel engines. Technical characteristics and descriptions of adjustments and repairs which did not undergo changes, are in the previous sections.


In April, 1984 the GT version, being characterized the improved equipment went on sale: the opened hatch, the blacked-out glasses, a bumper and the lower part of a body of gray color, and in cars with a five-door body and комби (with a luggage carrier on a body roof) in addition divided back sitting.


In all versions of a body additional lateral bulbs of indexes of turns are added.


In October, 1989 the diesel engine in working volume of 2,3 dm3 and capacity of 49 kW (67 h.p.) was replaced with the turbodiesel engine 1,8 of dm3 in capacity of 55 kW (75 h.p.). For all versions of a body the lattice on an air way to a radiator and white caps for indexes of turns, and in a back part of a body of a berlin and a sedan – the black strip connecting blacked-out back lamps is entered.


In all versions the form of the forward panel is a little modernized.


Serial equipment of separate versions is improved:

 – CLX – the blacked-out glasses, warmed back glass, electric management of glasses of lateral forward doors, double headlights, the hydraulic booster of a steering and a tachometer;
 – GL – equipment of the version CLX plus electric management of a rear-view mirror, the opening hatch, the central blocking of doors (the central lock), head restraints of back seats and an average armrest of back seats.

At the end of January, 1993 production of Ford Sierra cars is finished.

Identification of Ford Sierra cars of models of 1991-1993 equipped with the diesel engine

Manufacturing terms
Vehicle code
Engine type
Box type transfers / number of transfers
1,8 TD CLX
MT 75/5
1,8 TD GT
1,8 TD Manhattan
1, 8 TD GL
1,8 TD Ghia