Ford Mustang Service Manual: Body System (Diagnosis and Testing)

Body Sealer Types And Applications

Liquid Butyl Sealer

HB Fuller E709-19554-B or equivalent meeting Ford Specification ESB-M4G162-A:

  • Does not run.
  • Is fast drying.
  • Remains semi-elastic.
  • Can be used for seam sealing on the floorpan, wheelhouse, body rocker panels, door openings, and drip rails.

Caulking Cord

3M Strip Caulk-Black 051135-08578 or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESB-M4G32-A:

  • Is a heavy-bodied, plastic base with a filler.
  • Is commonly known as perma-gum.
  • Is used on spot-welds holes, around moulding clips, and between surfaces not sealed with a gasket.

Weatherstrip Adhesive

Weatherstrip and Rubber Adhesive E8AZ-19552-A or equivalent meeting Ford specification ESBM2G14- A:

  • Is a quick drying, strong adhesive designed to hold weatherstripping onto all body panels and surrounding metal.

Silicone Lubricant

Silicone Lubricant C0AZ-19553-AA meeting Ford specification ESR-M13P4-A:

  • Is used to keep the door and the window weatherstrip pliable and soft.
  • Should be applied to the weatherstrip at every lubrication period.
  • Makes the door easier to close.
  • Retards weatherstrip squeaks.
  • Retards weatherstrip wear.
  • Helps retain door window alignment by reducing friction between the glass frame and the rubber weatherstrip.
  • Should not be used prior to painting.
    Body Sealer Types And Applications
    Body Sealer Types And Applications Liquid Butyl Sealer HB Fuller E709-19554-B or equivalent meeting Ford Specification ESB-M4G162-A: Does not run. Is fast drying. Remains semi-elast ...

    Front End Body Panels
    Torque Specifications Front End Body Panels The front end body panel components consist of the following: air deflectors cowl grille fenders fender splash shields hood hood hi ...

    Other materials:

    Installation
    Removal CAUTION: Suspension fasteners are critical parts because they affect performance of vital components and systems and their failure can result in major service expense. A new part with the same part number must be installed if installation becomes nec ...

    Parking Brake Control
    Parking Brake (Description and Operation)   The parking brake system is cable-actuated and controlled by an independent hand-operated parking brake control (2780). To apply parking brake, pull parking brake control upward as far as possible. The par ...

    Disc and Pressure Plate - 4.6L (4V) Engine
    Clutch (Description and Operation) The primary function of the clutch is to couple and uncouple engine power to the transmission upon driver command. The clutch is a single plate, dry friction clutch disc. The clutch disc has a splined hub (with ...