1996 Ford Other Repair Question
Models engine identification
1996 Other Ford Models 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic
96 mystique has motor with head casting number
RF-978M-6090-R74 16v zetec VCT manufactured in 97 Which repair book do I buy??????? cant find variable cam info.. its out of time thank you
That's most likely a DOHC 2.0 VIN#3. That requires special tools to time it correctly and cannot be done without them or it will cause a repeating PO340 code and barely run.
Which repair manual do I buy??????
The engine doesnt belong to that year and make.
Yes it does. It's factory original for that car.
niether does haynes
I don't know what your referring to but that is an original equipment motor for that car.
chilton and haynes for that car has nothing on variable cam timing
What do you want me to say? The motor is original. You can buy an Alldata online subscription for one vehicle very inexpensively. http://www.alldata.com
You can verify what I said if the 8th digit of your VIN# is a 3