FORD SCORPIO

1985-1994 of release

Repair and operation of the car



Ford Skorpio
+ 1.1. Identification of the car
- 2. Maintenance
   2.1. Frequency of service of cars
   2.2. Each 10 000 km or once a year
   2.3. Each 40 000 km
   2.4. Each 60 000 km or in 2 years
   2.5. Check of level of engine oil
   2.6. Replacement of engine oil and filter
   2.7. Places of possible leak of engine oil and their definition
   2.8. Check of level and replacement of cooling liquid
   2.9. Check of tightness of the cooling system
   2.10. Spark plugs
   2.11. Replacement of the air filter
   2.12. Replacement of the fuel filter
   2.13. Replacement of the valve of ventilation of a case of the engine
   2.14. Check of liquid in the air conditioning system
   2.15. Check of level of oil in the transmission
   2.16. Check of level of oil in the back bridge
   2.17. Check of a condition of a protective cover of a power shaft
   2.18. Adjustment of a brake tape in the automatic transmission
   2.19. Check of a condition of lobbies and back brake shoes
   2.20. Check of level and replacement of brake fluid
   2.21. Check of a condition of a suspension bracket
   2.22. Check of level of liquid in system of the amplifier of steering
   2.23. Cleaning of a drain for the condensate which is formed during the operation of the conditioner
   2.24. Recommendations about engine oils
   2.25. Specifications
+ 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


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2.21. Check of a condition of a suspension bracket

PERFORMANCE ORDER
Check of a forward suspension bracket
1. To lift a forward part of the car and to record on supports.
2. On cars with the amplifier of steering to check a condition of hoses and their connection.
3. To shake a wheel in the vertical and horizontal planes for definition of a side play. In the presence of a side play to define its source.
4. To continue to swing a wheel while the assistant presses a foot brake. If the side play disappears or considerably decreases probably that hug bearings are worn-out. If the side play when pressing a pedal of a brake does not change, so there is a wear in suspension bracket elements.
5. In the presence of a side play in the horizontal plane wear spherical hinged connections of steering draft is possible.
Check of a back suspension bracket
6. To lift a back part of the car and to record on supports.
7. To check a condition of protective covers of hinges of equal angular speeds.
8. To check bearings, plugs of a suspension bracket and installation of the shock-absorber for wear. Control of wear in hug bearings is made by rocking of the lifted wheel.
9. To check shock-absorbers for existence of leak of depreciation liquid.
10. To install the car on the earth, and pressing a body and sharply releasing it, to check operation of shock-absorbers. At normally working shock-absorbers the car has to shake only once, otherwise it is necessary to check a condition of shock-absorbers at the stand, and if necessary to replace.