Ford Mondeo since 2000
1. Introduction
2. Equipment
3. Care of the car
4. Engines
5. Greasing system
5.1. "Juice" with many talents – engine oil
5.2. Check уровеня engine oil
5.3. Replacement of engine oil and the oil filter
5.4. There are no bases for anxiety – oil vials on the engine
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



5.3. Replacement of engine oil and the oil filter

20 000 km (gasoline.) 15 000 (дизельн.) 12 months


    In the beginning it is necessary to pass, that oil has appeared heated-up. Only in this case dirt particles "rise" from the oil pallet and pass in a reception bath. Raise the car, thus it should be in horizontal position. Establish reception capacity of the sufficient size, a basin or the cut off plastic oil capacity under a drain aperture. Unscrew a carving stopper маслосливного apertures with the help накидного a key is will save up a stopper head – and merge the fulfilled oil. At unscrewing be cautious – hot oil as water, follows from oil картера (danger обваривания). The carving stopper маслосливного apertures basically is established only with a new sealing ring.

    Protection against blows of stones: the Carving stopper aperture oil-drain settles down in a movement direction under oil картером. If warm engine oil oil шлам also does not remain in the oil pallet merges only.

    Empty reception capacity and move to a zone of an arrangement of the oil filter under the engine. In Duratec-VE it is better to release the filter by means of a key for coupling collars. If it is absent, "knock" with a strong screw-driver on the metal case (attention: danger обваривания – flows down hot oil) and use it then in quality воротка. Four-cylinder Mondeo have a filter cartridge which is pulled out from the filter case. Before filter recycling as its special waste also should be released from the fulfilled oil, its plums in reception capacity.

    "Is hidden" in the case of the oil filter: a filter cartridge.

    1 — the Lining,
    2 — the Hydraulic switch,
    3 — the Case of the oil filter,
    4 — the Oil filter,
    5 — the O-sealing ring,
    6 — the Cover of the oil filter.

    Before screwing to (insert) the new filter, slightly grease a sealing ring and strong tighten the filter. Fill in necessary quantity of oil (look the table) and quickly start the engine (the car is at a stop). As soon as the control lamp of pressure of oil dies away, it means that the oil filter is filled. Check up the oil filter and a carving stopper маслосливного apertures on tightness. Put the car again on wheels.

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