1972 Mustang – Tune Up Information

1972 Ford Mustang Tune-up Information

 

Year Engine Spark Plugs Distributor Timingº IntakeValve opens Fuel pump press Idle speed
Cyl cid HP Type Gap Dwell Gap Man A/T Man A/t
1972 6-250 95 BRF-82 .034 37 .027 6B 6B 10 (16) 4.5-6.5 750/500 650/500
8-302 140 BRF-42 .034 28 .017 6B 6B 16 5.5-6.5 800/500 575
8-351C 165 ARF-42 .034 28 .017 6B 6B 12 5.5-6.5 750/500 575/500
8-351W 165 BRF-42 .034 28 .017 6B 12 5.5-6.5 575
8-351CJ 266 ARF-42 .034 28 .017 16B 16B 14 5.5-6.5 1000/500 750/500
8-351HO 290 ARF-42 .034 28 .020 10B 17.5 5.5-6.5 1000/500

 

Capacities

Lubricant capacities
Engines – Quarts less oil filter
6 cylinder 1972 4
8 cylinder 1972 except 351 HO 4
1972 351 HO 5
Manual transmissions in pints
3 speed 1972 3.5
4 speed 1972 4
Automatic transmissions, in pints
C4 1972 9
C6 1972 12.75
FMX 1972 11
Differential – Maintain to filler hole.
250 & 302 engines 4 pints
351 engines 5 pints
All fuel tanks were 20 gallons
Engine cooling systems
250 w/o air conditioning 11 quarts, with air conditioning 11 quarts
302 w/o air conditioning 15 quarts, with air conditioning 15.5 quarts
351 w/o air conditioning 16 quarts, with air conditioning 16 quarts
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