Principle of operation

The engine immobiliser is a theft protection system that prevents someone from starting the engine with an incorrectly coded key.

    See also:

    Engine compartment overview - 1.25L Duratec-16V (Sigma)/1.4L Duratec-16V (Sigma)
    A. Engine coolant reservoir*: See Engine coolant check. B. Brake and clutch fluid reservoir (right-hand drive)*: See Brake and clutch fluid check. C. Engine oil filler cap*: See Engine oil check ...

    Automatic transmission brake band adjustment (Every 24 000 miles (40 000 km) or 2 years)
    Note: A brake band torque wrench - Ford tool No 17-005, or a conventional torque wrench and a splined socket of suitable size to fit the square section head of the adjuster screw(s) will be requir ...

    Using booster cables
    CAUTIONS: Connect batteries with only the same nominal voltage. Always use booster cables with insulated clamps and adequate size cable. Do not disconnect the battery from the vehicle’s electri ...