Ford Sierra

1982-1993 of release

Repair and car operation

Ford Siyerra
+ 1.2. Car identification
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. General data
- 4. Engines
   + 4.1. Petrol engines
   - 4.2. Diesel engine
      + 4.2.1. Technical characteristics
      4.2.2. Check and adjustment of gaps of valves
      + 4.2.3. Fuel system
      + 4.2.4. Nozzles
      4.2.5. Glow plugs
      4.2.6. Compression check
      4.2.7. Air removal from fuel system
      4.2.8. Fuel filter
      4.2.9. Fuel pump, installation of the beginning of injection of fuel
      4.2.10. Adjustment of number of turns of idling
      + 4.2.11. The repair which is not demanding removal of the engine
+ 5. Coupling
+ 6. Transmissions
+ 7. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 8. Steering
+ 9. Suspension brackets
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

4.2.5. Glow plugs


Glow plug with the scorched tip

For check of candles of an incandescence to disconnect the food tire from candles. To connect a control lamp (any bulb on tension 12 In) one plug to a positive pole of the accumulator, and another to a checked candle established on the engine. If the bulb burns – the candle is serviceable. If the bulb does not burn – the candle is faulty and is subject to replacement.

Obgoraniye and glow plug failure malfunction of nozzles often are a consequence. If there is a scorched candle, it is not enough simple replacement. It is necessary to inspect the nozzles, including definition of a form of a torch of dispersion, pressure of operation and tightness. It is important, that the nozzle had an accurate otsechka of fuel.