1996 Ford Mustang Overview


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1996 Ford Mustang Overview

The 1996 Ford Mustang brought a line of more efficient engines to the model. Gone was the 5.0-liter V8 that had been part of the Mustang engine choices for over 20 years, across three generations of the pony car. Ford instead opted for the more efficient 4.6-liter V8 rated at 225 horsepower.

The Cobra came standard with a 4.6-liter V8 rated at 305 horsepower. The 1996 Saleen continued to provide the most thrilling ride of the bunch, with an S-351 rated at 500 horsepower.

A new color was introduced with the 1996 Mustang: Mystic. This color looks black on cloudy days, but when the sun is out, reflects purples and reds.


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    Motor Turns Over But Does Not Start

    i checked the voltage at fuel pump none present i checked the firing at plugs no fire. my son replaced the ecm and its a repete the annilizer read both times err the thief light flashes with ke...

    6,797 views with 6 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)


    96mustang basemodel 3.8. Made a rught turn and engune shur down.ligts work half tank of gas.. No power to distributor

    2 views with no answers yet

    Oil In The Water

    Dumping a large amount of oil in to the cooling system

    3 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

    Backfiring And Making Ticking Noise

    Check engine light has been on and flashes randomly backfiring a lot , Slight smell exhaust in the passenger side air vent. Also makes a ticking noise and a slight whistling sound. It has had a co...

    12 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)

    I Have A 1996 Mustang Gt 4.6 Sohc I Need An Egine ! What Engine Can I Use ...

    13 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)