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


1.20. Start of the cold petrol engine


The engine with a temperature below 0 °C is considered cold.

At start of the engine it is obligatory to squeeze out coupling for shutdown of the transmission with the thickened oil. Coupling can be released after the engine begins to work steadily.

To include a starter for what to turn a key in the ignition lock in a position III.

To include a starter no more than for 10 seconds. If the engine was not started from the first attempt, to repeat start not earlier than in 30 seconds.

Engines not to press an accelerator pedal at start.

If the engine was not started after two attempts, so excessive fuel got to the engine and in this case it is necessary to be guided by the recommendations provided in subsection 1.22.

After start of the engine it is insignificant to press an accelerator pedal for increase in turns of idling.