Ford Focus>> Coupling>> Coupling work>> Coupling check
At wear of frictional overlays of a conducted disk coupling starts to revolve. It is shown by insufficient acceleration by sharp pressing an accelerator pedal, capacity loss at movement on lifting is thus felt, fuel consumption increases, the engine overheats. Periodically check coupling before a trip.
Check of coupling carry out as follows:
- brake the car the parking brake and start up the engine;
- press a coupling pedal, include the 3rd transfer and try to get under way from a place;
- at serviceable coupling the engine will stop already at the first quarter of a course of a pedal of coupling at its return;
- if the engine continues to work, coupling worn-out means.