Cooling, heating and air conditioning systems

The cooling system is of pressurised type, and consists of a front mounted radiator, coolant pump, cooling fan, wax type thermostat, and an expansion tank.

The radiator matrix is manufactured from honeycombed metal, and the end tanks are made of plastic. On automatic transmission models, the right-hand end tank incorporates the transmission fluid cooler.

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Power steering fluid check
Vehicles with 1.6L Duratec-16V (Sigma) or 1.6L Duratec-16V Ti-VCT (Sigma) engine The fluid level should come up to the MAX mark when the engine is cold. If it drops below the MIN mark, top up ...

Major operations requiring engine removal
The following operations can only be carried out after removing the engine from the vehicle: a) Removal of the crankshaft main bearings b) Removal of the crankshaft ...

Headlamp control
Rotate the headlamp control to the first position to turn on the parking lamps. Rotate to the second position to turn on the headlamps. Rotate back to to turn the headlamps off. ...