What kind of oil does a 2010 Mustang V6 take?
Hear this out loudPauseThe 2010 Ford Mustang’S4. 6 liter V8 engine useS6 US quarts of 5W-20 of motor oil. The 4.0 l V6 useS5 US quarts of 5W-30; and the Mustang’S5.
What are the specs of a 1999 Ford Mustang?
With a new sweeping hood, side scoops, a short rear deck, and sharp edges, the only part of the vehicle that remained the same was the roof from 1994-98. The new P.I. SOHC motor produced 35 more HP than the old 4.6L. Ford also introduced the 35th-anniversary limited edition which was only produced in the GT trim!
What kind of oil does a V6 Mustang use?
Discussion in ‘ 1994-2004 V6 Mustang Tech ‘ started by MedicTech, Dec 8, 2001 . Just wondering what type of oil would be the best for the 3.8L V6? Having a Corvette also, I have always ran Castrol 20W50 in it as well as all my autos for many years… Will Castrol 20W50 be okay for the 3.8L???
Why do I need to change the oil in my Mustang?
The thinner oils are for engines with tighter tolerances and to reduce start up wear. If the oil is too thick when it’s cold, you won’t have proper lubrication, and in the worst case you’ll damage your bottom end bearings. As far as oil wear goes, the reason you do oil changes is contaminants and heat degradation.
What should the operating temperature of Ford Mustang oil be?
The viscosity (thickness) Ford chose for the Mustang is based upon normal operating temperature, or 212° F. The operating temperature is important in your oil choice because oil thins to the correct viscosity at operating temperature.
How much does a 1999 Ford Mustang weigh?
1999 FORD MUSTANG Curb Weight; Model Curb Weight; 3.8L V6 Coupe: 3,069 lbs: 3.8L V6 Convertible: 3,211 lbs: 4.6L V8 Coupe: 3,237 lbs: 4.6L V8 Convertible: 3,400 lbs: 1999 Cobra Coupe: 3,380 lbs: 1999 Cobra Convertible: 3,580 lbs
How much fluid does a Ford Mustang have?
4.6 V8 2&4 Valve, 6qts with filter change. 5W20 *Recommended for all Temperatures. V6 & GT automatic approx. 12.7qts (including torque converter) MERCON ATF
Can you use 30 weight oil in a Mustang?
No, you shouldn’t use purely 30 weight oil in an engine that calls for 20 weight but using a mixture or a blend of the two can be done. Racers have been doing this for decades. What is API & Why Does it Matter?
What kind of suspension did Ford Mustang have in 1999?
The suspension was the most notable upgrade for the 1999 year in terms of performance. The Cobra received an independent rear suspension, a first for the Mustang, but even the V6 and GT had substantial suspension upgrades.