1990 – 1995 Ford Taurus Mercury Sable Radio Replacement Installation Instructions

Download Remove Factory Radio STEP 1 : The Ford radio is snapped into the vehicles dash. With the proper tool, known as Ford radio removal keys, the Ford radio can be pulled forward out of the dash. A clothes hanger can be used instead of actual Ford radio removal keys. Cut the clothes hanger and bend 2 pieces in the shape as shown in the photos above. For more information on how to remove the radio, see the diagram below. STEP 2 : Pull the radio from the dash. Unplug the antenna cable from the rear of the radio. Unplug the 2 wire harness connectors from the rear of the radio. This vehicle may have the Ford Premium Sound System installed in the vehicle. When you pull the Ford radio out of the dash, there may be a square connector plugged into the rear of the Ford radio. If there is a square plug, then your vehicle has amplifiers.… Read More

1997 F150 – Ford Expedition Radio Replacement Installation Instructions

Download Parts REQUIRED for the install Description Snap on in dash wire harness ** Please read instructions first Radio dash installation kit 1999 Ford F150/Expedition kit Optional parts for this install None. Remove Factory Radio STEP 1 : The plastic dash panel surrounding the radio must be removed. This dash panel simply unsnaps by pulling. With your hands, grab one corner and pull until the plastic dash panel completely pulls away from the main body of the dash. The Ford radio is snapped into the vehicles dash. With the proper tool, known as Ford radio removal keys, the Ford radio can be pulled forward out of the dash. A clothes hanger can be used instead of actual Ford radio removal keys. Cut the clothes hanger and bend 2 pieces in a ‘U’ shape. For more information on how to remove the radio, see the diagram below. STEP 2 : Pull the radio from the dash.… Read More

2000-2007 Ford Taurus ERRATIC FLUID LEVEL READING ON TRANSAXLE DIPSTICK

Download Ford : 2000-2007 Taurus 2000-2003 Windstar 2004-2007 Freestar MERCURY: 2000-2005 Sable 2004-2007 Monterey. ISSUE: Some 2000-2007 Taurus, 2000-2005 Sable, 2000-2003 Windstar, and 2004-2007 Freestar/Monterey vehicles, equipped with a 4F50N, AX4N, or AX4S transaxle, may exhibit an erratic fluid level reading on the transaxle dipstick and possible leaks around the filler tube and grommet. The condition may be due to a restricted transaxle vent. ACTION: Repair the transaxle vent restriction by replacing the transaxle vent with a 90° vent stem, small hose clamp, two (2) tie raps, and 24″ (61 cm) of 5/16″ (8 mm) vacuum hose. The 5/16″ (8 mm) vacuum hose will be routed from the 90° vent on the transaxle back to the cowl area, next to the brake master cylinder and tie rapped in place with the end of the hose facing down. Refer to the following Service Procedures. SERVICE PROCEDURE 1. Disconnect the mass air flow (MAF) sensor electrical connector.… Read More

1999-2003 FORD SUPER DUTY F SERIES HIGH PRESSURE OIL PUMP LEAK

Download FORD: 1998-2003 E SERIES 1999-2003 SUPER DUTY F SERIES 2000-2003 EXCURSION, F-650, F-750 This article supersedes TSB 03-21-50 to update the WARNING service procedure and illustration. DO NOT REMOVE OR ATTEMPT TO REPAIR A LEAK AT THE PLUG PICTURED IN LOWER LEFT ISSUE CORNER OF FIGURE 1, OR DAMAGE TO THE Some 1998-2003 E-Series, 1999-2003 Super Duty, PUMP WILL RESULT. 2000-2003 Excursion, and 2000-2003 F650/750 1998-2003 E-SERIES HIGH PRESSURE OIL vehicles equipped with a 7.3L Diesel engine may PUMP ACCESS PROCEDURE (DISASSEMBLY) exhibit an oil leak at the high pressure oil pump outlet fittings and/or end plug (see Figure 1). The 1. Remove the Intake Air Resonator. For leak may appear to be a rear main crankshaft seal, additional information, refer to Section 303-12 in oil pan gasket, or other engine oil leak due to the the appropriate Workshop Manual. drain hole machined in the crankcase valley which allows any oil in the valley to run down the back of 2.… Read More

2004-08 FORD F150 2WD & 4WD 2003-07 FORD EXPEDITION FRONT SPACER LIFT

Download steps 1. Jack the front of the vehicle in accordance to manufacture recommendation and support with jack stands, so the front two tires are off the ground. 2. Remove the two front tires/wheels. 3. Disconnect the sway bar end links at the top. 4. Disconnect the brake line from the strut tower. 5. Separate the upper ball joint from the spindle. Use a ball joint separator or other suitable tool. 6. Remove the 3 upper strut mounting nuts on the top off the strut tower. 7. Loosen the lower strut bolt and nut and push the upper control arm up and pull the strut toward you. 8. Apply the thread lock to the (3) strut studs and install the stud extenders and tighten down. 9. Install the spacer lift on top of the strut plate. 10. Push the upper control arm up and push the strut inward and place the jack under the lower control arm and jack up so the strut studs will go threw the strut tower, use the new lock nuts and washers to install the strut.… Read More

FORD LIMITED SLIP DIFFERENTIAL INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Download -IMPORTANT LUBRICANT NOTE- The Auburn Gear limited-slip differential design has been extensively tested with high quality non-synthetic 80W90 hypoid oils treated with GM or Ford friction additives (3 oz. of additive will treat 1 quart of oil). To avoid differential clutch chatter (noise) and for optimum performance, use the oil and additive described above. Use of other additive and oil types may cause differential clutch chatter. Ford Part Number: C8A219B546A GM Part Number: 1052358 PINION SHAFT MODIFICATION Certain “C” clip axle applications with high gear ratios will require pinion shaft modification due to the thickness of the ring gear. The thick ring gear will prohibit the pinion shaft from being removed making “C” clip installation impossible. Use the following procedure to modify the pinion shaft. 1. Modification to be 90º to the pinion shaft lock screw hole as shown. It is recommended that this be accomplished through grinding. 2. Remove sharp edge from modified section by buffing.… Read More

1982-2003 Ford Mustangs Double Hook Clutch Quadrant and Clutch Adjustment Kit INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS

Download DOUBLE HOOK QUADRANT INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS: STEP 1: At the bellhousing, remove the plastic splash shield. Use a pry-bar to slacken the clutch cable and disconnect it from the clutch fork. STEP 2: Under the dash, pull the end of the cable loose from the quadrant STEP 3: Under the dash there are two plastic parts that make up the factory clutch quadrant mechanism. They are held in place by clips on the end of the shafts. Remove the clips from the end of the shafts. STEP 4: Press the clutch pedal fully to the floor (you may have to pull the carpet aside) and pry the plastic quadrant and springs off. STEP 5: Press the clutch pedal to the floor again. Align the new aluminum quadrant with the shafts and slide the aluminum quadrant on. Center the quadrant in line with the hole where the cable comes through the firewall.… Read More

2003 Ford Taurus/Sable Electronic Engine Controls Camshaft Synchronizer

Download emoval 1. CAUTION: The No. 1 cylinder must be set on top dead center (TDC) of the compression stroke or the synchronizer assembly will not be installed correctly. CAUTION: Do not turn the crankshaft or the camshaft during the removal and installation procedure or the fuel system timing will be out of time with the engine and possibly cause engine damage. Rotate the crankshaft until the No. 1 cylinder is at TDC of the compression stroke and the TDC mark lines up with the timing mark. 2. Disconnect the battery ground cable. For additional information, refer to Section 414-01. 3. Remove the camshaft position (CMP) sensor. For additional information, refer to Camshaft Position (CMP) Sensor — 3.0L (2V) in this section. 4. Remove the camshaft synchronizer bolt. Installation 2. CAUTION: It is very important to coat the gear on the camshaft synchronizer with clean engine oil prior to installation. Failure 1.… Read More

COMP Cams® Ford Timing Set Installation Instructions

Download Ford Timing Set Installation Instructions Thank you for choosing COMP Cams® products! We know you have options in valve train component selection and we are proud to be your manufacturer of choice. Please read this instruction sheet carefully before beginning installation, and also take a moment to review the included limited warranty information. Engine Application High Energy Magnum Hi-Tech Ford V6, 144-200 3223 Ford V6, 171 (2600-2800cc) 3236 Ford V8, 255, 289, 302 & Boss 302, 1965-1988 2120 3120 Ford V8, 289-351W & Boss 302, pre 1972 3220 Ford V8, 302-351W, 1972 & up 3230 Ford V8, 352-428, 1964-1974 3208 2108 3108 Ford V8, 351C, 351M, 400M, 1970-1982 3221 2121 3121 Ford V8, 429-460, 1968-1971 3222 2122 3122 Ford V8, 429-460, 1972-1987 2130 3130 Ford V8, 429-460 w/nine keyway crank gear 2134* Ford V8, 351W, 351W H.O., 1969-¹84 2135 3135 Ford V8, 5.0L 302 H.O., 1980-March 21, 1984 2131 3131 Ford V8, 5.0L 302, 351W, March 22, 1984-1992 2138 3138 Notes: * #2120 or #3120 should not be installed on 351W engines as they are designed for 255, 289, 302 or Boss 302 engines.… Read More

2003-2005 Ford Excursion DIESEL CALIBRATION UPDATE

Download 6.0L DIESEL CALIBRATION UPDATE—VARIOUS ISSUES 2003-2007 F-Super Duty FORD: 2004-2010 E-Series 2003-2005 Excursion This article supersedes TSB 9-7-11 to update the The PCM and FICM calibration update contains model years covered and Integrated Diagnostic improvement actions to address the following System (IDS) calibration level. symptoms: 2005 F-Super Duty 6.0L: ISSUE Some 2003-2007 F-Super Duty vehicles, 2003-2005 •False DTC P0470 – Exhaust pressure sensor A Excursions and 2004-2010 E-Series vehicles, circuit fault due to a freezing condition. equipped with a 6.0L diesel engine may exhibit hard •False DTC P0404 – Exhaust gas recirculation start, no start, white smoke, lack of power, running (EGR) performance due to a stuck turbocharger rough condition after cold engine start up, or condition. diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) P0404, P0470, •Cooling loss protection – Revised engine P0611, P1260 and/or P1378 issues. Refer to the protection strategy when an engine Calibration Content for information detailing specific over-temperature condition is present.… Read More