Ford Mustang (1999-2004) Service Manual: Gear Howl and Whine

Howling or whining of the ring gear and pinion is due to an incorrect gear pattern, gear damage or incorrect bearing preload.

Wheel Hub or Axle Flange Face Runout
NOTE: If the axle shaft assembly is removed, check runout of the shaft itself. The forged (unmachined) part of the shaft is allowed to have as much as 3.0 mm (0.120 inch) runout. This alone will not ...

Bearing Whine
Bearing whine is a high-pitched sound similar to a whistle. It is usually caused by worn/damaged pinion bearings, which are operating at driveshaft speed. Bearing noise occurs at all driving speeds. ...

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Handles, Locks, Latches and Mechanisms
General Specifications Torque Specifications LOCK REPAIR/REPLACEMENT SPECIFICATIONS ...

Caliper (DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY)
Disassembly 1. Remove the disc brake caliper (2B120). For additional information, refer to Caliper in this section. 2. Drain the remaining brake fluid from disc brake caliper. 3. Apply low air pressure to the fluid port in the disc brake caliper. ...

Piston - Pin to Bore Diameter
1. WARNING: Cover the end of the pin bore with a hand or shop rag when removing the retainer ring, since it has a tendency to spring out. Wear eye protection. NOTE: Piston and piston pins are a matched set and should not be interchanged. Measure the pisto ...