The cargo/passenger car jointly developed by FIAT automobile firms " ", " " and ", PEUGEOT CITROEN (PSA) ". Therefore, models of FIAT DUCATO, PEUGEOT CITROEN C25 G5 and are largely the same.
These vans since the release in 1981/1982, produced with different types of engines. Besides the engine, the models differ in the size of the payload: designation " Q10 " corresponds to 1000 kg payload (the maximum authorized mass of 2.7 tonnes); " "-Q14 1400 kg payload (maximum authorized weight of 3.1 tons); Q18 " " (DUCATO Maxi)-1800 kg payload (permissible maximum mass 3.5 t).
The company listed above apply their own gasoline and diesel engines are similar.
On all models uses a single 4-cylinder liquid-cooled engines.
The engine is located at the front of the engine compartment across a direction of movement, are leading the front wheels.
The cylinder block is made of cast iron, and block-head aluminum alloy. Working surfaces of cylinders in all engines (except petrol up to 1994 and XM XN v. issuance and diesel FIAT 2.5 l capacity) are an integral part of the cylinder block.
Hemispherical shaped combustion chambers, valve seats, installed by hot plug. Cars with petrol engines with 1.8 and 2 l. until the 1994 release, equipped with a carburetor type Solex " ".
Serves membranous fuel fuel pump. Dry type air filter with replaceable paper filter element.
On some models (with engine 2 l.) is used with fuel injection system.
Ignition system: gasoline models until 1986. release of a classic ignition system with centrifugal mechanical device, regulator and ignition timing vacuum control.
After 1986. is contactless ignition system electromagnetic pulse forming circuit.
Avtombili with diesel engines mainly equipped with high pressure fuel pump Bosch VE; fuel is injected through the Vortex Chamber (except Fiat Ducato with volume 2, 5 l, which uses direct injection).
All cars: dry, single-disc Clutch, mechanically driven.
Clutch release mechanism with push the diaphragm and thrust bearing.
Transmission: in the models with capacity 1000 kg is used 4-speed gearbox, and the models 1400 kg-5-speed.
In addition to four-wheel-drive vehicles is absolutely excellent transmission, with rear power take-off shaft to drive the rear wheels.
The gearbox is located across the axis of the vehicle and fastened to the engine.
Borg-Warner Synchronizers type with iron rings.
Transmission: transmission of motion to the front wheels is two equal length drive shafts with the joints of equal angular velocity (CV JOINTS).
Front suspension independent, McPherson type, with integrated shock absorbers located inside the helical springs.
Rear suspension with continuous tubular straight beam connected with two longitudinal springs and telescopic shock absorbers.
Steering system: on all vehicles described in this publication establishes steering with finger joints with furring STERING.
Approximately January 1989 year is installed on some vehicles, power steering.
Braking system with hydraulic drive, with the vacuum brake consists of two independent units with a braking limiter. Front and rear disc brakes, rear-drum.
Power-operated parking brake on the rear wheels.