Ford Mondeo since 2000
1. Introduction
2. Equipment
2.1. In due time take care of spare details
2.2. Tools – base equipment
2.3. Special tools and accessories
2.4. Experience business – a professional advice for fans
2.5. Councils for visiting a workshop
2.6. Safety first of all – the first precept of the one who helps itself
2.7. The practical tool for lifting – a jack
3. Care of the car
4. Engines
5. Greasing system
6. Cooling system
7. System of injection of fuel
8. Ignition system
9. Fuel system
10. Transmission
11. A running gear
12. Brake system
13. The electrotechnical equipment
14. Electroschemes
15. Car salon
16. A body
17. Technical characteristics
18. The help at malfunctions



2.2. Tools – base equipment

Good results of work can be reached only in the presence of complete and appropriate toolkit. Therefore before the work beginning check up the equipment: the bad tool which capitulates already to the first rusted screw or starts to be bent at once, will create to you corresponding problems and will spoil mood. At acquisition of tools pay attention to their quality – the good tool has the price and extremely seldom is present at a kind of the special offer on counters with the goods in the building markets and trading houses. Besides, all can be found and in specialised shops. If you are going to put, actually, to this business own hands enough always to have following base equipment:

Set of screw-drivers with fixed, противоскользящими handles for screws with шлицем, крестовым шлицем and torx-screws.

Sets рожковых and накидных wrenches. It is desirable to have double вильчатые keys with width of a pharynx from six to 19 millimetres. With width of a pharynx 10, 13, 17 and 19 millimetres it is necessary to get Nakidnye/vilchatye keys for the turned screw connections in double execution.

Key for spark plugs. A special plug-in key with rubber вкладкой.

Face шестигранные keys (a key for screws with internal шестигранником) in a set with the sizes from 2 to 8 millimetres.

Пассатижи 1, lateral обрезатель 2 and nippers for the water pump 3 (lengths at least 240 mm). Thanking it you can bend, fix, rotate and divide almost all materials of your car.

Metalwork hammer 1 (the recommended weight nearby 300). Together with a punch he, for example, will allow to release sitting tight bolts. Sensitive details, such as or the tempered details it is better to process the bearings cast by a plastic or rubber hammer 2.

By means of a core 1 jam лунки for drilling. Punches 2 (diameter of 3 and 6 mm) are universally used in works on dismantle and installation of a running gear, the engine and brake system. By means of a flat chisel 3 (the tempered edge) if necessary it is possible to finish with the deformed or strongly rusted screw connections.

Works with cable plaits or электрикой assume presence – as base equipment – isolating screw-drivers for шлицевых screws and screws with a crosswise notch 3 (the sizes 1, 2, 3), a phase control lamp 4, and also isolating пассатиж 1 and crushing clips 2.

Works in a motor compartment, under the car, on a running gear, and also on the majority of auxiliary units are carried out more often with use switching динамометрического a key 2 (1/2-дюймовый приводной the mechanism) and a corresponding set of keys. As a rule, a box with a set of such keys 1.

(Nozzles of 10-32 millimetres, шарнирный an element, the long/short extension piece, вороток) it is better to get as the separate complete set. For performance of works in salon also it is desirable to have «a box with a set динамометрических keys». Thus here it is enough to have, of course, small ј - an inch drive. Besides screws with шлицем, крестовым шлицем, torx-screws and plastic clips the manufacturer uses mainly screws with a width (SW) from 6 to 13 millimetres.


Whether the set of onboard toolkit is full?

Check up volume of onboard toolkit Mondeo. The best base equipment in garage is completely useless, if you in case of failure on road will not have near at hand necessary tools. Whether there is in the car a jack, крестовидный a key 1 and screw-drivers? In the presence of bad contacts or the disconnected wires your assistants will be пассатижи 2, an additional wire 3 and изоляционная a tape 4. Also not to do without a set of lamps of 5 and spare safety locks 6, a towing cable 7 or a corresponding bar, a wire for connection of a starter 8 and a pocket lantern 9.

«The previous page
2.1. In due time take care of spare details
The following page»
2.3. Special tools and accessories