Major operations requiring engine removal

The following work can only be carried out after removal of the engine from the car: a) Crankshaft main bearings - renewal.

b) Crankshaft - removal and refitting.

c) Flywheel - removal and refitting.

d) Crankshaft rear oil seal - renewal.

e) Oil pump - removal and refitting.

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    Engine oil and filter renewal (Every 6000 miles (10 000 km) or 6 months)
    1 Frequent oil and filter changes are the most important preventative maintenance procedures which can be undertaken by the DIY owner. As engine oil ages, it becomes diluted and contaminated, whic ...

    Radio/cassette player and graphic equaliser - removal and refitting
    Note: The information in this Section applies to Ford original equipment fitment components. Radio Early models Removal 1 Disconnect the battery. 2 Pull off the control knobs, the tuning knob s ...

    Handbrake cable - adjustment
    Note: Where fitted, the adjuster locking pin must be renewed on completion of adjustment. Conventional braking system (except P100 models) 1 The handbrake cable is normally self-adjusting in use ...