Ford Mustang Service Manual: Fuel Charging Wiring Harness

Fuel Charging and Controls

The fuel injection supply manifold:

  • receives fuel from the fuel supply line.
  • delivers fuel to the fuel injector.

The throttle body:

  • controls air supply to the intake manifold by positioning the throttle plate.
  • connects the accelerator cable and, if equipped, the speed control actuator cable to the throttle lever.
  • is not adjustable.
  • cannot be cleaned.

The fuel injector:

  • is electrically operated by the powertrain control module (PCM).
  • has an internal solenoid that opens a needle valve to inject fuel into the lower intake manifold.
  • atomizes the fuel as the fuel is delivered.
  • is deposit-resistant. Do not clean.

The fuel pressure relief valve:

  • is used to inspect and relieve fuel pressure.

Fuel Charging and Controls

Refer to the Powertrain Control/Emissions Diagnosis (PC/ED) manual.

    Throttle Body
    Fuel Charging and Controls The fuel injection supply manifold: receives fuel from the fuel supply line. delivers fuel to the fuel injector. The throttle body: controls air supply to the intake m ...

    Fuel Injection Supply Manifold and Fuel Injector
    Fuel Charging and Controls The fuel injection supply manifold: receives fuel from the fuel supply line. delivers fuel to the fuel injector. The throttle body: controls air supply to the intake m ...

    Other materials:

    Removal
    Removal 1. Remove the nuts and position the radio ignition interference capacitors aside. 2. Remove the valve covers. For additional information, refer to Valve Cover RH and Valve Cover LH in this section. 3. Remove the cooling fan. 4. Remove the accesso ...

    Running out of fuel
    Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse effect on powertrain components. If you have run out of fuel: Х You may need to cycle the ignition from off to on several times after refueling to allow the fuel system to pump the fuel ...

    Removal
    Removal 1. Remove the roller followers. For additional information, refer to Roller Followers in this section. 2. Remove the spark plugs. For additional information, refer to Section . 3. Position the piston of the cylinder being serviced at the bottom of t ...