2008 Mustang – Tune Up Information

2008 Ford Mustang Tune-up Information

Every 250 miles, or weekly whichever comes first. Check engine oil level.
Check engine coolant level.
Check brake fluid.
Check clutch fluid.
Check power steering fluid.
Check tires.
Every 3,000 miles, or 3 months whichever comes first do all items listed above, and the items to the right. Change engine oil and filter.
Rotate tires
Every 7,500 miles, or 6 months whichever comes first do all items listed above, and the items to the right. Check and replace windshield wiper blades.
Inspect cooling system.
Check battery.
Every 15,000 miles, or 12 months whichever comes first do all items listed above, and the items to the right. Check lubricant level in the rear axle.
Check lubricant level in the manual transmission
Inspect and if necessary replace under hood hoses
Inspect the steering system.
Replace air and ventilation filters.
Every 30,000 miles, or 24 months whichever comes first do all items listed above, and the items to the right. Replace fuel filter.
Change brake fluid.
Check and replace engine drive belt if necessary.
Change automatic transmission fluid if the vehicle has been driven under severe conditions.
Every 60,000 miles, or 48 months whichever comes first do all items listed above, and the items to the right. Change manual transmission lubricant
Change differential lubricant
Inspect spark plugs, replace if necessary
Inspect Ignition coils, replace if necessary.
Inspect spark plug wires & replace if necessary
Every 100,000 miles. Replace spark plugs if not done earlier.
Drain, flush and refill cooling system
Replace the PCV valve
Every 150,000 miles. Change the automatic transmission fluid

 

Wheel lug nut torque specs 100 lbs Oil pan drain plug 19 lbs
Automatic transmission fill plug 88 inch lbs Drivebelt tensioner mounting bolts V6 35
Automatic transmission drain lug 19 lbs Drivebelt tensioner mounting bolts V8 18
cooling system v-6 12.5 quarts brake fluid dot 3 brake fluid
cooling system v-8 13.5 quarts clutch fluid dot 3 brake fluid
Automatic transmission 12 quarts Power steering fluid Mercon ATF
v-6 manual transmission 2.75 quarts Automatic transmission fluid Mercon V ATF
v-8 manual transmission 3.2 quarts Manual transmission fluid Mercon ATF
Differential w/ 7.5 ring gear 3.25 pints
Differential w/ 8.8 ring gear 4.25 pints Refer to engine specifications for spark plugs
Differential lubricant SAE 75 W-140 synthentic rear axle lubricant
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