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:

  1. DIAGRAM 1: Automatic Transmission.
  2. DIAGRAM 2: Manual Transmission.
  3. More 3.8L Ford Mustang Tutorials.

NOTE: You can find the wiring diagram for the 1995 3.8L Ford Mustang here: Starter Motor Wiring Diagram (1995 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang).

DIAGRAM 1: Automatic Transmission

Starter Motor Wiring Diagram -Automatic Transmission (1996, 1997, 1998 3.8L Ford Mustang)

NOTE: This starter motor wiring diagram applies to the 1996-1998 3.8L V6 Ford Mustang with an automatic transmission.

Testing the starter motor is a pretty easy affair. You can find the test here: How To Test The Starter Motor (1995-1998 3.8L Ford Mustang).