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ENGINE DATA:



CID       Comp ratio      Carb    HP      Model order code        VIN code



250 L6    8.0:1           1-1bbl  97      Standard equip*         L

302 V8    8.5:1           1-2bbl  140     27                      F

351 V8    8.6:1           1-2bbl  161     50                      H

351 V8    8.5:1           1-4bbl  248     43 (Cobra Jet)          Q

400 V8    8.4:1           1-2bbl  168     40                      S

429 V8    8.5:1           1-4bbl  205     46                      N^



* Wagons have a 302 standard.

^ VIN Code "P" is the Police Interceptor 429 1-4bbl



TRANSMISSIONS AVAILABLE:



Trans type      Door plate code



3 speed man     1

4 speed man     5

4 speed man     E

C4 Auto         W

C6 Auto         U

C6 Special Duty Z

FMX             X



REAR AXLE:



3.00:1          2       Standard on Montego GT's and all Wagons

3.00:1          O       Locker

3.25:1          9       Standard on Montego, MX, Brougham

3.25:1          R       Locker

Suspension and Brakes

BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS
FRONT DISC/
REAR DRUM

ALL SEDANS
& 302 STATION WAGONS

351-400-429 STATION WAGONS
BRAKE ROTOR DIA. (DISC)

10.72

10.72

DRUM

Effective Area sq. in. 

Gross Lining Area
(sq. in.)

Swept Area (sq. in.)

10 x 2.5

80.7 (Rear)

96.3 (Rear)

157 (Rear)

11 x 2.25

80.4 (Rear)

95.5 (Rear)

156.9 (Rear)

Lining Material
Lining Attachment

Molded Asbestos
Riveted

Lining Width Rear

2"

2.25"

Total Swept Area

361 sq. in.

359.9 sq. in.

Parking Brake-Type

Mechanical Application
of Rear Brakes

Power Brakes standard on Squire Station Wagons.

WHEEL SPECIFICATIONS

Type . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Stamped Steel Ventilated Disc with Safety Type Rims

Number of Studs .............................. 5

Diameter and Rim Width

All models with F78, G78 x 14 tires . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14" x 5.0"
HR78 tires . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14" x 5.5"

Models using F70, and G70 x 14 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14" x 6.0"

All models* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .14" x 7.0" Magnum Wheels

*Except H78 or H70 tires

STEERING SPECIFICATIONS

Linkage Type . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Parallelogram with 
                                                Cross-Link and Idler Arm

Gear Type . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Recirculating Ball and Nut Type

Overall Steering Ratio-Manual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  30.7:1
                          -Power . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  21.7 :1

Turning Diameter (Curb-to-Curb)-(2-door) . . . . . . . . . . . .  42-25 ft.
                                                    -(4-door) . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  N.A.

Steering Wheel Diameter ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15.0 x 15.5 inch

Steering Wheel Turns (Lock-to-Lock)-Manual . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4.9
                                                           -Power. . . . . . . . . . . . .  3.50

 
 

 

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