It is advisable to wash the windshield carefully with a commercial glass cleaner at least once a month. Remove the oil level dipstick. Ford makes all the Owners Manuals for their entire lineup, 1996 and newer, available online: www. Be sure to check the level only when the car is sitting level. If a distributor is not keyed for installation with only one orientation, it could have been removed previously and rewired. To avoid personal injury, be sure there is proper ventilation and take appropriate fire safety precautions when working with or near a battery.
For 4 wheel drive vehicles, see Section 7. Lubricate all rocker arm assemblies with heavy engine oil. Make sure that the sealing ring is properly installed on the thermostat rim. On models with the rear locking differential, use only locking differential fluid Ford part No. You can also purchase a Haynes or Chilton's repair manual at most auto parts stores, if you need detailed repair information.
Remove the heater hose connection at the water pump Remove all of the water pump attaching bolts. Remove the thermostat from the housing. Remove the floor jack from beneath the transmission fluid pan. Disconnect the negative battery cable. It would be virtually impossible to catalog every tool that you would need to perform all of the operations in this book. Ensure that the fluid added to the power steering pump reservoir is new and clean.
Connect replace gasket if so equipped the exhaust pipe to the manifold, then tighten the attaching nuts to 30 ft. Leave the fan shroud over the fan assembly. Its just behind the glove box under in the engine compartment. Lower the engine onto the front engine support insulators. Do not connect the hose from the R134 t … o the high pressure side,, It could blow up in your face.
Oil pan installation on the 4. If equipped, remove the engine damper mounting bracket from the engine. Both body types measured 70. Tighten the head bolts in sequence to 5 ft. Clamps are usually either of the spring tension type which require pliers to squeeze the tabs and loosen or of the screw tension type which require screw or hex drivers to loosen. Tap the manifold lightly with a plastic mallet and remove it. If the left cylinder head is being removed: Remove the accessory drive belt.
This will help prevent dirt from contaminating the differential housing while the cover is removed. Use finger pressure only; do not use any tools. My goal: - Possible change the gear ratio, i'm barely doing 65mph at 3500 rpm, i do long road trip with some offroad, 75mph would be nice at least! Install the intake manifold gasket and again apply the sealer. You may want to cover the differential gears using a rag or piece of plastic to prevent contaminating them with dirt or pieces of the old gasket. When using silicone rubber sealer, assembly must occur within 15 minutes after sealer application. Remove the alternator bolts, then remove the alternator from the engine.
Install the camshaft gear and chain. Firmly apply the parking brake and place blocks in back of the rear wheels. Reconnect the negative battery cable. Be careful; the fins are very soft. In all honesty, i do not know yet! Use a rag to shield your fingers from the heat. Connect all wires and lines disconnected from the engine.
Lift off the cylinder head s. Disconnect the heater hose at the pump. Install the alternator adjusting arm and brace. . Install the air intake hose and attach the wire harness connections which were removed.
When selecting tires, pay attention to the original size as marked on the tire. Instrument panels contain a number of indicating devices gauges and warning lights. If yes, can i only swap the top electronic portion and not do the syncgronization procedure? Start the engine and check for leaks. Make sure any gaskets or seals are removed with the old filter. Two-door models seated four on front buckets and a rear bench.
The square panel type retains the housing cover by bolts or, on later models, bail clips. Be careful not to mix the two types. I've never seen a free downloadable one before, but there at any of the classic mustang sites you can buy a nice reproduction owners manual. Our mirrors are backed by a 1-year Kool Vue limited warranty - you can't go wrong with Kool Vue Mirrors! Partially lower the vehicle and support it with jackstands in the new position. If the seal needs replacing, follow the procedures under installation. Inspect the manifold for cracks and damaged gasket mating surfaces.