1996 Ford Mustang Repair and Maintenance
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1996 Ford Mustang ProblemsIntake Manifold/Valve Cover Gaskets May Leak Oil
It is not uncommon for the intake manifold and/or valve cover gaskets to develop a coolant or oil leak. Leakage from the intake manifold may result in coolant in the engine oil. Coolant mixing with the engine oil severally impacts the lubrication ability of the oil. Internal engine may result if this condition is not repaired promptly.
If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.
The magnet for the camshaft position sensor may fall out of its mount and damage the synchronizers. This causes long crank times when starting the engine and may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. If this happens, both the magnets and the synchronizers need to be replaced.
1996 Ford Mustang QuestionsHow hard is it to put in a clutch kit. (1 answer)
Need to put a clutch kit in and curious how hard it is to put in.
My throwout bearing went out when clutch is engaged it sounds like metal grinding so i bought a clutch kit how hard is it to put a clutch kit in
The test light is lighting up when I touch anything under the hood. I have disconnected everything like music and even the whole battery.. Still testing positive. I was stranded at work and ended up getting the car towed because it wouldn't start so I brought a starter battery and alternator....