1985-1994 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Ford Skorpio
- 1.1. Identification of the car
   1.2. Prevention signs
   1.3. Dashboard and combination of devices
   1.4. Control levers on a steering column
   1.5. Keys
   1.6. Doors
   1.7. Blocking of a steering column / lock of ignition
   1.8. Manual transmission
   1.9. Automatic transmission
   1.10. Window regulators with the electric drive
   1.11. Adjustment of provision of a steering wheel
   1.12. Sitting lobbies
   1.13. Illumination of salon
   1.14. External rear-view mirrors with the electric drive
   1.15. Increase in volume of the luggage compartment
   1.16. Screen wipers and washers
   1.17. Raising of the car
   1.18. Towing of the car
   1.19. Start of the engine
   1.20. Start of the cold petrol engine
   1.21. Start of the hot petrol engine
   1.22. Start of the petrol engine with a fuel modulation
   1.23. Start of the diesel engine
   1.24. Features of operation of the car
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. Coupling
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Driveshaft and back bridge
+ 9. Steering
+ 10. Suspension brackets
+ 11. Brake system
+ 12. Wheels and tires
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment


1.18. Towing of the car


Brackets for towing are specified by shooters.

The forward bracket for towing of the car is located under a front bumper on the right.

The back bracket for towing of the car is located under a rear bumper at the left.

When towing the car it is obligatory to include ignition to unblock steering and to ensure functioning of electric units.

To establish a control lever by the transmission in neutral situation, and in the presence of the automatic transmission – in situation "N".

Because the engine does not work, when braking it is necessary to press stronger a brake pedal, and in cars with the amplifier of steering for turn of a steering wheel it is necessary to put bigger effort.

To tow the car only forward.

At towage of the car with the automatic transmission the maximum speed of towage – no more than 50 km/h, at towage distance no more than 50 kilometers. For towage of the car on long distances it is necessary to tow the car with the lifted back part.


It is forbidden to start the engine from towage at cars with the automatic transmission and in the presence of the catalyst.