Ford Mustang Owners Manual: Under hood overview

3.7L V6 Engine

A. Battery


A. Battery
B. Engine oil dipstick
C. Engine oil filler cap D. Brake fluid reservoir E. Air filter assembly
F. Engine coolant reservoir G. Windshield washer fluid reservoir H. Power distribution box

5.0L V8 Engine

A. Battery


A. Battery
B. Engine oil filler cap C. Engine oil dipstick
D. Brake fluid reservoir E. Air filter assembly
F. Engine coolant reservoir G. Windshield washer fluid reservoir H. Power distribution box

Engine Shield

Some vehicles may be equipped with an aero-shield under the engine.


Some vehicles may be equipped with an aero-shield under the engine.

Remove the front fasteners of the shield to gain access for service.

This includes oil and filter changes.

    Opening and closing the hood
    1. Inside the vehicle, pull the hood release handle located on the drivers side kick panel. 2. Go to the front of the vehicle and release the auxiliary latch that is located under the front ...

    Engine oil dipstick
    A. MIN B. MAX ...

    Other materials:

    Manual climate control
    A. Defrost: Distributes air through the windshield defroster vents and demister vents. You can use this setting to defog and clear the windshield of a thin covering of ice. B. Rear defrost: Turns the heated windows and mirrors off and on. See Heated wi ...

    Linkage Adjustment
    Convertible Top (Description and Operation)   Rear Window Glass Assembly The convertible top assembly is equipped with a rear window glass assembly. The rear window glass assembly is permanently attached to the folding top rear window curtain ...

    Fuel Tank Draining
    Fuel System (Description and Operation) Component Location   WARNING: Do not smoke or carry lighted tobacco or open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel-related components. Highly flammable mixtures are always present and may be ignite ...