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

4.2.8. Fuel filter


Knot of the fuel filter

1–holder of the filter,

2–a replaced element of the filter,


4–manual fuel pump

System of injection of fuel

1–fuel pump,
2–electromagnetic valve of switching off of the engine (STOP valve),
3–holder of elements of management,
4–a closing stopper,
5–bolt of the coupling of the pipeline of giving of fuel,
6–coupling returnable топливопровода,
7–pipelines of giving of fuel,
8–returnable топливопроводы nozzles,
9–case of a nozzle,

Filter replacement

1. A replaced element of the filter (2 – see fig. The knot of the fuel filter) is clamped between the holder of the filter (1) and a settler (3).
2. To unscrew a bolt (V – see fig. Air removal from fuel system) settler fastenings to the holder of the filter.
3. To disconnect a settler (3 – see fig. Knot of the fuel filter) and a replaced element (2) of the fuel filter.
4. To establish a new replaced element on a settler and to move up to the holder of the filter.
5. Carefully to screw up a bolt (V – see fig. Air removal from fuel system) settler fastenings to the holder of the filter.
6. To check tightness of connections of the fuel filter.

Water removal from a settler

1. To substitute under the fuel filter capacity, to weaken a drain bolt (Е) and a bolt of fastening of the pipeline of removal of fuel from the filter (C – a settler).
2. To tighten both bolts after water will cease to follow.