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Engine Torque Specifications for Ford Mustang


Ford
4.3L-260ci-V8



Ford
4.6L-281ci-V8



Ford
4.7L-289ci-V8



Ford
5.0L-302ci-V8



Ford
5.8L-351ci-V8



Ford
6.4L-390ci-V8



Ford
7.0L-427ci-V8



Ford
7.0L-428ci-V8



Ford
7.0L-429ci-V8



Torque Specifications for Ford Mustang



Anti Roll/Stabilizer Bar  To  Control Arm-Lower
33 Ft-Lbs
396 In-Lbs
44.74 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR - 2 Bolts Per Side
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Anti Roll/Stabilizer Bar  To  Body
50 Ft-Lbs
600 In-Lbs
67.79 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT Clamp Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Ball Joint  To  Steering Knuckle
80 Ft-Lbs
960 In-Lbs
108.47 N-m
Years: 1979-1982
Note: Gen III - FRONT Lower Nut NOTE: 80FtLbs + Align Pin
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Ball Joint  To  Steering Knuckle
100 Ft-Lbs
1200 In-Lbs
135.58 N-m
Years: 1983-1986
Note: Gen III - FRONT Lower Nut NOTE: 100FtLbs + Align Pin
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Ball Joint  To  Steering Knuckle
80 Ft-Lbs
960 In-Lbs
108.47 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Lower Nut NOTE: 80FtLbs + Align Pin
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Ball Joint  To  Steering Knuckle
130 Ft-Lbs
1560 In-Lbs
176.26 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Brake Hose  To  Caliper
25 Ft-Lbs
300 In-Lbs
33.9 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Caliper Direct Connect Type
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Brake Hose  To  Caliper
22 Ft-Lbs
264 In-Lbs
29.83 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Caliper Hollow Bolt (Banjo)
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Brake Hose  To  Caliper
25 Ft-Lbs
300 In-Lbs
33.9 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Caliper Hollow Bolt (Banjo)
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Brake Hose  To  Caliper
29 Ft-Lbs
348 In-Lbs
39.32 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT Hollow Bolt (Banjo)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Brake Hose  To  Caliper
38 Ft-Lbs
456 In-Lbs
51.52 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR Hollow Bolt (Banjo)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Brake Master Cylinder  To  Power Brake Booster
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Master Cylinder to Brake Booster Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Brake Master Cylinder  To  Power Brake Booster
19 Ft-Lbs
228 In-Lbs
25.76 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Brake Wheel Cylinder  To  Brake Backing Plate
11 Ft-Lbs
132 In-Lbs
14.91 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Drum Brakes
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Caliper  To  Caliper Mounting Bracket
65 Ft-Lbs
780 In-Lbs
88.13 N-m
Years: 1994-1997
Note: Gen IV - FRONT (Guide Pins)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper  To  Caliper Mounting Bracket
25 Ft-Lbs
300 In-Lbs
33.9 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR (Guide Pins)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper  To  Caliper Mounting Bracket
23 Ft-Lbs
276 In-Lbs
31.18 N-m
Years: 1998-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT (Guide Pins)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper  To  Steering Knuckle
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Guide Pins NOTE: Use TORX Socket
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper  To  Steering Knuckle
50 Ft-Lbs
600 In-Lbs
67.79 N-m
Years: 1984-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Guide Pins SVO NOTE: Use TORX
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper  To  Steering Knuckle
50 Ft-Lbs
600 In-Lbs
67.79 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Guide Pins 5.0L NOTE: Use TORX
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Caliper Mounting Bracket  To  Steering Knuckle
90 Ft-Lbs
1080 In-Lbs
122.02 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Caliper Mounting Bracket  To  Rear Knuckle
75 Ft-Lbs
900 In-Lbs
101.69 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Control Arm  To  Frame
210 Ft-Lbs
2520 In-Lbs
284.72 N-m
Years: 1979-1981
Note: Gen III - FRONT Pivot Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm  To  Frame
240 Ft-Lbs
2880 In-Lbs
325.4 N-m
Years: 1982-1982
Note: Gen III - FRONT Pivot Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm  To  Frame
165 Ft-Lbs
1980 In-Lbs
223.71 N-m
Years: 1983-1985
Note: Gen III - FRONT Pivot Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm  To  Frame
130 Ft-Lbs
1560 In-Lbs
176.26 N-m
Years: 1986-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Pivot Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm  To  Frame
170 Ft-Lbs
2040 In-Lbs
230.49 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - Pivot Nuts & Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Axle Assembly
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1980
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Axle Assembly
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1981-1986
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Axle Assembly
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Frame
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1980
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Frame
105 Ft-Lbs
1260 In-Lbs
142.36 N-m
Years: 1981-1986
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Frame
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Lower Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Frame
84 Ft-Lbs
1008 In-Lbs
113.89 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Lower  To  Rear Knuckle
84 Ft-Lbs
1008 In-Lbs
113.89 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Axle Assembly
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1980
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Axle Assembly
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1981-1986
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Axle Assembly
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm to Axle
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Frame
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1980
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Frame
105 Ft-Lbs
1260 In-Lbs
142.36 N-m
Years: 1981-1986
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Frame
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Upper Suspension Arm Pivot Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Frame
84 Ft-Lbs
1008 In-Lbs
113.89 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Control Arm-Upper  To  Rear Knuckle
84 Ft-Lbs
1008 In-Lbs
113.89 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Body
66 Ft-Lbs
792 In-Lbs
89.48 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR Axle Damper
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Body
30 Ft-Lbs
360 In-Lbs
40.67 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR Shock Absorber to Body Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Rear Knuckle
66 Ft-Lbs
792 In-Lbs
89.48 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR Axle Damper
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Rear Knuckle
66 Ft-Lbs
792 In-Lbs
89.48 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - REAR Shock Absorber
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Differential Drive Flange  To  Differental Assembly
145 Ft-Lbs
1740 In-Lbs
196.59 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Drain Plug  To  Differental Assembly
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Drain Plug  To  Transmission
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - MANUAL
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Drive Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Driveshaft Flange Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Drive Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
84 Ft-Lbs
1008 In-Lbs
113.89 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - U-Joint to Differential Drive Flange
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Drop Link  To  Anti Roll/Stabilizer Bar
14 Ft-Lbs
168 In-Lbs
18.98 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT Drop Link Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Drop Link  To  Control Arm
14 Ft-Lbs
168 In-Lbs
18.98 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT Drop Link Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Fill Plug  To  Differental Assembly
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Fill Plug  To  Transmission
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - MANUAL
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Hub  To  Steering Knuckle
260 Ft-Lbs
3120 In-Lbs
352.51 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - Hub to Bearing to Steering Knuckle Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Plug  To  Caliper
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Caliper Parking Brake Retainer Screw
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Plug  To  Caliper
85 Ft-Lbs
1020 In-Lbs
115.24 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - REAR Parking Brake End Retainer to Caliper
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Power Brake Booster  To  Firewall
18 Ft-Lbs
216 In-Lbs
24.4 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Power Brake Booster Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Power Brake Booster  To  Firewall
19 Ft-Lbs
228 In-Lbs
25.76 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Steering Column  To  Steering Gear
25 Ft-Lbs
300 In-Lbs
33.9 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Steering Intermediate Shaft Pinch Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Steering Column  To  Steering Gear
40 Ft-Lbs
480 In-Lbs
54.23 N-m
Years: 1979-1989
Note: Gen III - Steering Intermediate Shaft to Steering Column
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Steering Column  To  Steering Gear
46 Ft-Lbs
552 In-Lbs
62.37 N-m
Years: 1990-1993
Note: Gen III - Steering Intermediate Shaft to Steering Column
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:



Steering Column  To  Steering Gear
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - Pinch Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Steering Gear  To  Frame
90 Ft-Lbs
1080 In-Lbs
122.02 N-m
Years: 1979-1985
Note: Gen III - Steering Gear Mounting Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Steering Gear  To  Frame
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1986-1993
Note: Gen III - Steering Gear Mounting Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Steering Gear  To  Cross Member
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Steering Wheel  To  Steering Column
30 Ft-Lbs
360 In-Lbs
40.67 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Steering Wheel Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Steering Wheel  To  Steering Column
28 Ft-Lbs
336 In-Lbs
37.96 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Steering Knuckle
165 Ft-Lbs
1980 In-Lbs
223.71 N-m
Years: 1979-1985
Note: Gen III - FRONT
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Steering Knuckle
170 Ft-Lbs
2040 In-Lbs
230.49 N-m
Years: 1986-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Steering Knuckle
170 Ft-Lbs
2040 In-Lbs
230.49 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
68 Ft-Lbs
816 In-Lbs
92.2 N-m
Years: 1979-1982
Note: Gen III - FRONT Strut to Upper Mount Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
75 Ft-Lbs
900 In-Lbs
101.69 N-m
Years: 1983-1986
Note: Gen III - FRONT Strut to Upper Mount Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
62 Ft-Lbs
744 In-Lbs
84.06 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Strut to Upper Mount Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut Mounting Plate  To  Body
68 Ft-Lbs
816 In-Lbs
92.2 N-m
Years: 1979-1986
Note: Gen III - FRONT Upper Mounting Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut Mounting Plate  To  Body
62 Ft-Lbs
744 In-Lbs
84.06 N-m
Years: 1987-1993
Note: Gen III - FRONT Upper Mounting Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Strut Mounting Plate  To  Body
30 Ft-Lbs
360 In-Lbs
40.67 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - FRONT Strut Assembly to Body Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Tie Rod End  To  Steering Knuckle
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1979-1986
Note: Gen III - FRONT NOTE: 35FtLbs + Align Pin
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Tie Rod End  To  Steering Knuckle
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - NOTE: 35 FtLbs + Pin Align (Castle Nut)
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Transaxle/Transmission Oil Pan  To  Transmission
12 Ft-Lbs
144 In-Lbs
16.27 N-m
Years: -
Note: Gen IV - AUTOMATIC Pan Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Transaxle/Transmission Oil Pan  To  Transmission
9 Ft-Lbs
108 In-Lbs
12.2 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Automatic Transmission (A4LD/AOD)
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Transaxle/Transmission Oil Pan  To  Transmission
14 Ft-Lbs
168 In-Lbs
18.98 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Automatic Transmission (C3/C4/C5)
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Transmission  To  Engine Block
45 Ft-Lbs
540 In-Lbs
61.01 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:



Wheel  To  Hub
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1979-1993
Note: Gen III - Lug Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:



Wheel  To  Hub
95 Ft-Lbs
1140 In-Lbs
128.8 N-m
Years: 1994-2004
Note: Gen IV - Lug Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade: