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 Steering system


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.


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 provided in section 8.