Ford 3.8L Index of Articles

How Often Should I Replace The Spark Plugs? (3.8L Ford Mustang)

How Often Should I Replace The Spark Plugs? (3.8L Ford Mustang)

The humble spark plug is such an inexpensive component but when it fails (or its performance degrades), you're gonna' have a cylinder misfire on your hands (not to mention a cylinder misfire trouble code to light up the check engine light). So...   read more >>

Blower Motor Wiring Diagram (1999-2000 3.8L Mustang)

Blower Motor Wiring Diagram (1999-2000 3.8L Mustang)

This typical circuit diagram of the blower motor circuit applies to the 1999-2000 3.8L Ford Mustang. It includes the blower resistor, the blower switch circuits too. The blower motor circuit diagram for the 1996, 1997, and 1998 3.8L Ford Mustang...   read more >>

How To Test The Starter Motor (1995-1998 3.8L Ford Mustang)

How To Test The Starter Motor (1995-1998 3.8L Ford Mustang)

If your 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang is suffering a ‘does not crank condition’, then there's a good chance that the starter motor is defective. Thankfully, testing the starter motor isn't that hard. In this tutorial I'll explain how to do it...   read more >>

Blower Motor Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L Mustang)

Blower Motor Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L Mustang)

This typical circuit diagram of the blower motor circuit applies to the 1996 3.8L Ford Mustang. The blower motor circuit diagram for the 1999-2000 3.8L Ford Mustang is here: Blower Motor Wiring Diagram (1999-2000 3.8L Mustang). You can find...   read more >>

How To Test The Radiator Fan Motor (1997-1999 3.8L Ford Mustang)

How To Test The Radiator Fan Motor (1997-1999 3.8L Ford Mustang)

This tutorial will help you test the radiator fan motor on the 1997, 1998, 1999 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang. Testing the radiator fan motor involves two basic tests. One is an amperage draw test and the other is a bench test. Both tests are...   read more >>

Alternator Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

Alternator Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

Here you'll find a simplified alternator circuit wiring diagram that covers the 1996, 1997, and 1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang. Contents of this tutorial at a glance: DIAGRAM 1: 1996 Alternator Circuit Wiring Diagram. DIAGRAM 2: 1997-1998...   read more >>

How To Test The Blower Motor (1996-2000 3.8L Ford Mustang)

How To Test The Blower Motor (1996-2000 3.8L Ford Mustang)

Testing the blower motor on your 1996-2000 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang is not hard since it basically involves two simple tests. The first one is an amperage draw test done with a multimeter in Ohms mode and the other is applying power and ground...   read more >>

Starter Motor Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

Starter Motor Wiring Diagram (1996-1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

The following starting system wiring diagrams apply to the 1996, 1997, and 1998 3.8L Ford Mustang equipped with an automatic or manual transmission and with or without an anti-theft module. Contents of this tutorial at a glance: DIAGRAM...   read more >>

How To Test The Alternator With A Multimeter (1994-1995 3.8L Ford Mustang)

How To Test The Alternator With A Multimeter (1994-1995 3.8L Ford Mustang)

This simple tutorial will help you to diagnose the alternator, to find out if it's defective or not, on your 1994 through 1995 3.8L Ford Mustang. You don't need more than a multimeter to be able to test the alternator and all the test steps are...   read more >>

Starter Motor Wiring Diagram (1995 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

Starter Motor Wiring Diagram (1995 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang)

The following starting system wiring diagrams apply to the 1995 3.8L Ford Mustang equipped with an automatic or manual transmission and with or without an anti-theft module. Contents of this tutorial at a glance: DIAGRAM 1: Automatic...   read more >>