Wait 15 minutes between each step of the sequence to ensure that the bolts have time to stretch and settle before another application of torque. Hold the bolts with a backup wrench as you tighten the retaining nuts with the torque wrench. A couple decades later we can look back and see that the 4. The smaller V8 the 4. Do not tighten the nut yet. If necessary, tighten the castle nut just a few degrees to clear the stud hole through one of the castle nut slots.
The power steering pump bolts to the engine block with 18 foot-pounds. Thoroughly clean the head-to-block mating surface. As long as you get them as tight as you can they will be fine, don't worry they are held in by road force anyway. Loosen each head bolt three complete turns. Many torque wrenches have an analog dial, which can be set by the user to reach the proper torque and avoid overtightening. Correct torque measurement can be attained by purchasing a torque wrench, available at any auto parts store. Refer to the engine reconditioning portion outlined later in this section.
These engines are often called Windsors because they were produced in Windsor, Ontario until they were phased out in 2001. They were all short box, regular cab, two wheel drive trucks. Then, the long bolts must be loosened to 33 foot-pounds, and the short bolts to 19 foot-pounds of torque. Note: Be careful that you don't strip-out the nuts by getting them to tight. The thrust-plate-to-engine-block bolts require 8 foot-pounds of torque to tighten properly. Torque all head bolts again to 36 ft-lb of torque. It would become one of the most popular computer operating systems in the world.
When cleaning brake surfaces, use a commercially available brake cleaner fluid. As always, it is… Buying a wiring harness at any stereo place or walmart has them would be better to use, but here is the wiring info that you need. « « « 1998 » » » 1998 Ford F-150 Specs In June 1998, Microsoft released Windows 98. The big V8 engine for the F-150 the 5. The exhaust manifold requires 30 foot-pounds to join with the cylinder head. The Ford F-150 is typically offered in a 4. I assume no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video.
The valvetrain components must be replaced in their original positions. Some libraries carry automotive databases, they should have some torque specs. Apply sealing compound only to the cylinder head gasket. For further asistance you may reach me at FixYa! Remember the bolt heads should point inward toward the shock absorber with the retaining nuts on the outside of the mounting bracket. The intake manifold bolts to the cylinder head in two steps: first to 4 foot-pounds, then to 8 foot-pounds of torque.
The engine block joins with the transmission with 38 foot-pounds of torque. Tighten each bolt a second time to 29 ft-lb of torque. It is also important to not guess at how much torque is needed, especially when it involves an engine's moving parts. A torque angle meter is used to measure degrees. Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user.
As with all engines, the torque specifications must be carefully followed to avoid damaging the engine block or the component that the fasteners secure. Ford completely redesigned the F-150 for so 1998 only saw minor changes. Proper torque specifications are important in the operation of any vehicle's engine. The engine is most commonly associated with the F-150 pickup truck as a replacement for the long-used 300 cubic inch six-cylinder. The exact amount of torque needed depends on the size of the engine.
You may need to use a Pitman arm puller to free the ball joint. There are no torque specs for the upper or the lower ball joints on any of the Chrysler Vehicles. Especially compared to the newer 3 valve engines in the next generation trucks 2004+. To avoid leaks, the drain plug must receive 11 foot-pounds of torque to join properly with the oil pan. However, 1998 was a big year for Ford trucks, because it marked the 50th anniversary of F-Series trucks.