Routine maintenance and servicing

This Chapter is designed to help the home mechanic maintain his/her vehicle for safety, economy, long life and peak performance.

The Chapter contains a master maintenance schedule, followed by Sections dealing specifically with each task on the schedule. Visual checks, adjustments, component renewal and other helpful items are included. Refer to the accompanying illustrations of the engine compartment and the underside of the vehicle for the locations of the various components.

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Engine - removal leaving automatic transmission in vehicle
Note: A suitable hoist and lifting tackle will be required for this operation. 1 Proceed as described in Section 8, paragraphs 1 to 15 inclusive. Additionally, if applicable disconnect the kickdow ...

Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor - removal and refitting
Removal 1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. 2 Disconnect the sensor wiring plug (see illustration). Do not pull on the wiring. 16.2 Manifold absolute pressure (MAP) sensor - 1.4 CFI engine ...

Ford Escort maintenance schedule
The maintenance intervals in this manual are provided with the assumption that you, not the dealer, will be carrying out the work. These are the minimum maintenance intervals recommended by the man ...