BREAKING THE MOULD

It seems hard to believe now that the humble Sierra was a revolutionary of its time. It succeeded the Cortina and represented a giant risk for market-leader Ford, as it tried to leapfrog the competition with a radical 'aero' shape. The gamble paid off, after some initial buyer resistance, and the Sierra was a huge success with private and fleet buyers alike.

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    Telephone commands
    Phone Your phone system allows you to create an additional phonebook. The stored entries can be dialled by voice control. Phone numbers stored by using voice control are stored on the vehicle sys ...

    Flywheel/driveplate - removal, inspection and refitting
    Note: New flywheel securing bolts must be used on refitting. 1.8 litre (R2A type) 1 Refer to Section 26, Chapter 2, Part A but also note the following points. 2 The flywheel/driveplate securing b ...

    Head restraints
    Adjusting the head restraint WARNINGS: Raise the rear head restraint when the rear seat is occupied by a passenger. When using a forward facing child restraint on a rear seat, always remove t ...