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
   + 9.1. Forward suspension bracket
   - 9.2. Back suspension bracket
      9.2.1. Technical characteristics
      9.2.2. Shock-absorber replacement
      9.2.3. Replacement of a spring of a suspension bracket
      9.2.4. Removal and installation of the lever of a suspension bracket
      9.2.5. Replacement of the metallo-rubber plug of a beam of a suspension bracket
      9.2.6. Replacement of bearings of a nave of a back wheel
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment





9.2.4. Removal and installation of the lever of a suspension bracket

Removal

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. To remove a protective cap of a back wheel and to weaken nuts of fastening of a wheel.
2. To lift and fix a back part of the car, to remove the corresponding back wheel.
3. To remove a brake drum (see subsection 10.3).
4. To disconnect a semi-axis from the suspension bracket lever (see subsection 7.11.1).
5. To disconnect a brake hose (without its unscrewing) from the holder under the hollow ambassador of removal of an U-shaped clamp.
6. To establish a jack under the lever of a suspension bracket and to lift the lever so that all loading fell on a suspension bracket spring.
7. To unscrew the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber (a berlin body, on a photo) or to remove the shock-absorber (a body комби).
8. To unscrew from the relevant party bolts of fastening of a beam of a back axis to a body after bending back of safety laying and unscrewing of a bolt of fastening of the metallo-rubber plug (8, see fig. A back suspension bracket), and also two bolts of fastening of a support of this plug to a body.
9. Carefully to lower the lever down.
10. To take a suspension bracket spring together with a rubber basic cup.
11. To remove from a beam of a back axis of rotation of the lever and to take the lever.

Installation

PERFORMANCE ORDER
1. To attach without a final tightening the suspension bracket lever to a beam of a back axis.
2. To establish a spring together with a rubber basic cup on a shoulder of the lever of a suspension bracket.
3. To lift a jack to put a spring on the corresponding place.

Prevention

In cars with a body комби at the same time with a spring it is necessary to establish the shock-absorber.


4. To attach the metallo-rubber plug of a beam of a back axis to a body, having tightened bolts of its fastening the corresponding moments.
5. To establish the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber (in cars with a body комби), and also a brake hose on the holder under a body floor and to fix it.
6. To take a jack.
7. To establish completely a semi-axis with a wheel nave. To attach a wheel nave four new bolts to the suspension bracket lever, tightening them the corresponding moment.
8. To establish from within a bearing brake board a plastic casing of the external driving hinge of a semi-axis.
9. To establish a brake drum.
10. To establish a wheel, to put the clamps wheel fastenings, to lower the car and to tighten nuts of fastening of a wheel the corresponding moment.
11. To move several times the lever of a suspension bracket and to tighten the corresponding moment of connection of the lever with a beam of a back axis.