Rear brake shoe lining check (Every 6000 miles or 6 months)
1 Due to the fact that the rear brake drums are combined with the hubs, which makes removal of the drums more complicated than is the case with detachable drums, inspection of the shoe linings can be carried out at the specified intervals by prising out the small inspection plug from the brake backplate and observing the linings through the hole using a mirror (see illustrations).
17.1a Brake shoe viewing hole location (arrowed) in backplate
17.1b Checking rear brake lining wear with a mirror
2 A minimum thickness of friction material must always be observed on the shoes. If it is worn down to this level, renew the shoes.
3 Do not attempt to re-line shoes yourself but always obtain factory re-lined shoes.
4 Renew the shoes in an axle set (four shoes), even if only one is worn to the minimum.
Steering wheel - removal and refitting
Removal 1 According to model, either pull off the steering wheel trim, prise out the insert which carries the Ford motif at the centre, or carefully prise up and lift off the horn push followed by ...
EEC IV module - removal and refitting
Removal 1 The EEC IV module is located behind the centre console, beneath the trim panel (see illustration). 20.1 EEC IV module location (arrowed) 1.4 CFI engine 2 Disconnect the battery negati ...
Fuel pump (2.0 litre SOHC) - removal and refitting
Caution: Refer to the precautions in Section 1 before proceeding. Removal 1 The fuel pump is located under the rear of the vehicle next to the fuel tank (see illustration). 8.1 Fuel pump loca ...