2.9 Facts and general specifications
Engine Oil Pressure (Hot) 40-60 psi at 2000
Engine Fuel Pressure Key On Engine Off 35 -
Engine Fuel Pressure Key On Engine Running 30
- 40 psi
General Engine Specs
Electrical related Ignition Specs
Ignition Coil Winding Resistance (ohms at 75 degrees F or 24
1982-88 w/TFI (EEC IV): Primary, 0.3-1.0; Secondary, 8000-11,500.
V6 Ignition Firing Order: 1 4 2 5 3 6
Test and troubleshooting the Distributor Ignition Pickup:
Ignition Timing Specs: Don’t forget to disconnect the SPOUT!
Computer Timing Advance
1981-83, specifications include initial timing.
1984-89, specifications are in addition to basic timing.
Test with engine at operating temperature.
Activate system test procedure. check advance against
Cooling System Specifications:
EC Ethylene Glycol Coolant
Mix 50/50 with water or at least to -20°F (-29°C)
COOLING SYSTEM FLUID, Ford Part No.
U.S.A (Except Oregon) E2FZ-19549-AA or -B
Ford Specification ESE-M97B44-A
COOLING SYSTEM FLUSH
Ford Part No. F1AZ-19A503-A
Ford Specification ESR-M14P7-A
Coolant Mixture with Water 50%
Warning: Do not mix coolant types. Check the owners manual or refer
to your local dealer for the correct coolant type.
More Fluid Specs:
EP Extreme Pressure Gear Lubricant
Ford Part No. D8DZ-19C547-A
Automatic Transmission Fluid, Type F
Hydraulic Brake Fluid, Extra
Heavy-Duty dot 3
HP Hypoid Gear Oil
Ford Part No. E0AZ-19580-A
Engine overhaul and component
wear and service limits.