2006 Ford Mustang Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2006 Ford Mustang
- where could I FIND WHAT THE DASH INDICATORS LIGHTS MEAN?
- WHAT DOES THE RED WEDGE WHICH APPEARS BETWEEN THE 6 AND 7 ON THE RPM GAUGE MEAN?
- WHAT DOES THE INDICATOR LIGHT WHICH APPEARS UNDER THE RPM 1000 ON DASH MEAN?
- Why does my engine tick under light acceleration.
- 4 speed auto trans,is there a way to improve the shift pattern for a faster shif
2006 Ford Mustang Problems
If a squeaking noise is heard while turning the steering wheel, the outer tie rod ends may be worn and should be replaced.
The synchronizer shaft for the camshaft position sensor can cause a loud squeak or chirping noise due to failure of the upper bushing. The noise may be erratic and is usually present when the engine is warm.
A creak/pop noise while turning may mean that updated steering rack bushing tubes need to be installed.
2006 Ford Mustang Questions
The car has 107,000 miles on it. I've had this issue for a while now. The ticking can clearly be heard with the windows down. The ticking seems to be a lot worse when the car is at operating temp. But sometimes when cold the engine might tick a little bit when fist started but will go away. ...
When they put the Pump in it read fine . Know all of a sudden it only goes up to 3/4 full when the tank is full. Is this something that can be corrected by Ford with a computer?
2006 Ford Mustang Recalls
Upon deployment the driver's front airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the driver's front airbag inflator to correct this concern. Note: this recall supersedes, in part, recall #14V-343 regarding the front passenger air bag inflators only. The passenger airbag inflator on certain models will continue to be addressed by that recall.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in Florida, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands, and equipped with Takata-brand air bag inflators. Upon deployment the driver and/or passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Ford dealers will replace the affected airbag inflator modules to correct this concern.
It was found that a small female (5th percentile) sitting in the front passenger seat, with the seat in the forward most position and not wearing the seat belt, may be subject to neck injury if the air bag deploys in a crash. Dealers will reprogram the Restraint Control Module free of charge. The recall began March 3, 2008. The Ford recall number is 08C02.
2006 Ford Mustang Reviews
I have 130k miles on my 06 mustang GT. Runs great No major issues. I have aftermarket air intake, exhaust, performance tires, and performance tune. I ride it rough... I love it!!! (Manual trans)
2006 Ford Mustang Convertible Great car! Looks,performance,good bang for the $.If you want a 6 cylinder get the Pony Package premium edition.Shares the same handling package as the GT.Can always add the Ford Racing Power Pak for more ponies.
We got a 2006 Mustang GT for my wife. It's a little too rough around the edges for my tastes, but it's a great fit for her. If you're looking for an exciting "pony car", you can't go wrong here.