1980 Mustang – Tune Up Information

1980 Ford Mustang Tune-up Information

Maintenance Schedule

Maintenance interval
7,500
15,00
22,500
30,000
37,500
45,000
52,500
60,000
Change engine oil & filter every 6 month or mileage
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
x
Replace spark plugs
x
x
Change crankcase Emission filter
x
x
Inspect accessory drive belts
x
x
Replace PCV valve
x
x
x
x
Change engine coolant at 6 months or at mileage
x
x
Replace air cleaner filter
x
x
Check belt, hoses & clamps
x
x
check exhaust heat shields
x
x
Lub steering and suspension
x
x
x
x
Inspect breaking system
x
x
Inspect & replace front wheel bearings
x
x
Tune-up Specifications
Engine #
cy
Spark plug and gap Distributor Rotation M/T Timing degrees A/T Timing degrees Firing order Slow
idle
M/T
Fast
Idle
A/T
Fuel Pump
pressure
140 ci (2.3L) Exc. Turbo 4 AWSF-42, gap 0.035 Electronic ignition CW 6B 20(12)B 1-3-4-2 850 750 5-7
140 turbo 2.3L 4 AWSF-32, gap 0.050 Electronic ignition CW 6B 8(2) 1-3-4-2 900 800 6.5-7.5
200 ci regular 6 AWSF-42, gap 0.035 Electronic ignition CW 10B 10 1-5-3-6-2-4 700 550 5.5-6.5
255 ci 4.2L 8 ASF-42, gap 0.050 Electronic ignition CCW 8B 8B 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8 500 550 4.0-6.0

 

Lubricant capacities
Engines – Quarts less oil filter
2.8L 140ci 1980 4
3.8L 232 ci 1980 4
4.2L 255 ci 1980 4
Manual transmissions in pints
2.8L 140ci 1980 2.8 or 3.5 if turbo
3.8L 232 ci 1980 4.5
4.2L 255 ci 1980 4.5
Automatic transmissions
2.8L 140ci 1980 C3= 13 pints, C4 = 14 pints
3.8L 232 ci 1980 C3= 13 pints, C4 = 14 pints
4.2L 255 ci 1980 19
Differential – Maintain to filler hole.
6.5″ 1980 2.5 pints
7.5 1980 35 pints
Fuel tank capacity is 11.5 for 140 non turbo, 12.5 gallons all other models
Cooling system capacity
2.8L 140ci 1980 8.6 or if equipped with A/C is 9.0, turbo is 9.2
3.8L 232 ci 1980 8.1 quarts
4.2L 255 ci 1980 13.4 or if equipped with A/C is 13.7