OHV and HCS engines

The 1.1 litre and 1.3 litre OHV engines are of four-cylinder, in-line overhead valve type (hence OHV), mounted transversely together with the transmission, at the front of the car.

The crankshaft on 1.1 litre engines is supported in three shell type main bearings, whereas the 1.3 litre unit features a five main bearing crankshaft. Apart from this difference and other minor alterations, the two engines are virtually the same in design and construction.

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Charge air temperature sensor - removal and refitting
Removal 1 The charge air temperature sensor is only used on KE-Jetronic systems and is located in the air inlet duct (see illustration). 17.1 Charge air temperature sensor location (arrowed) 2 ...

Throttle position sensor - removal and refitting
Note: During this procedure ensure that the sensor wiper is not rotated beyond its normal operating arc. 2.0 litre SOHC models 1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. 2 Free the throttle position ...

Rear roadspring (Van models) - removal and refitting
Removal 1 To remove the single leaf type rear roadspring from the Van, raise the rear of the vehicle and support it securely under the body members (see “Jacking and Vehicle Support”). Support th ...