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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

A/C & Cooling System Maintenance -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1990-93 Ford Bronco, E-Series, Expedition, F-Series & F-Super Duty
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.8 V8 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

DRUM BRAKES, FORD -> Except E & F 250-350 & F-Super Duty -> BRAKE SERVICE -> INSTALLATION -> REMOVAL
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.8 V8 GAS

REMOVAL

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove wheel and tire assembly.
  • On vehicles with full-floating axles, remove brake drum as follows:
    • Loosen brake shoe adjustment screw.
    • Remove rear axle retaining bolts and lock washers, axle shaft, and gasket.
    • Remove wheel bearing locknut, lock washer, and adjusting nut.
    • Remove hub and drum from axle.
    • Remove brake drum to hub retaining screws, bolts, or bolts and nuts, then remove brake drum from hub.
  • On vehicles with semi-floating axles, remove brake drum as follows:
    • Remove brake drum retaining nuts.
    • Remove brake drum. If brake lining is dragging on brake...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Diesel Engines & Villager
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Super 4.9 L6 GAS

The fuel system remains under high pressure even when the engine is not running. This residual pressure must be relieved before servicing the fuel system. To avoid injury or fire, release pressure from the fuel system before disconnecting any fuel line.

The fuel system pressure must be relieved prior to disconnecting fuel lines to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven 10 miles or more while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

On model...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace -> Assemble -> Disassemble -> Single Cardan, Flange Yoke -> Single Cardan, Slip Yoke
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 4.9 L6 GAS

Single Cardan, Slip Yoke

Disassemble

Do not, under any circumstance, clamp the shaft in the jaws of a vise or similar holding fixture. Denting or localizing fracture can result, causing shaft failure during vehicle operation. Place the shaft on a suitable workbench. Do not damage the tube. If components are not marked and installed incorrectly, driveline imbalance can occur.

  • Index-mark the shaft components.
  • Remove and discard all four snap rings.
  • Clamp bearing cup removal tool No. 205-086 or equivalent in a vise.
  • If necessary, use a pair of pliers to remove a bearing cup t...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Super 5.0 V8 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner assembly, if required.
  • Disconnect wire harness connectors from voltage regulator.
  • Remove accessory drive belt.
  • Remove alter...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.0 V8 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. If the lamp remains...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.9 L6 GAS

  • Disconnect negative battery cable at battery.
  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Remove overflow tube from coolant recovery bottle and detach it from radiator shroud.
  • Remove four shroud attaching bolts and position it over fan.
  • Remove lower radiator hose and position aside.
  • Remove upper radiator hose and p...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Automatic Tension -> Manual Tension
Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.0 V8 GAS

Automatic Tension

  • Install suitable 5/16 inch closed end wrench on tensioner pulley bolt, then lift tensioner arm away from belt. Do not use socket and ratchet.
  • Remove belt, slowly release tensioner. Do not allow tensioner to snap back, as damage may result.
  • Reverse procedure to install.

Manual Tension

  • Loosen accessory adjustment bolt and pivot bolt.
  • Remove belt.
  • Reverse procedure to install, adjust belt tension as follows:
    • Lo...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Below LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.8 V8 GASBelow LH Side Of I/P Diagram for 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.8 V8 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Horn Relay
  • Vacuum Dump Valve
  • Speed Control Amplifier
  • LH Rear Of Engine  Diagram for 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.0 V8 GASLH Rear Of Engine Diagram for 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.0 V8 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Thermactor Air Bypass Solenoid
  • Thermactor Air Diverter Solenoid
  • EGR Solenoid
  • Fuel Pressure Regulator
  • Ignition Suppression Resistor
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Club Wagon 5.0 V8 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Stop Lamp Switch
  • Anti-Lock Brake (ABS) Module
  • Hazard Flasher
  • Anti-Lock Indicator
  • 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Super 4.9 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram1990 Ford E-150 Econoline Super 4.9 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Battery
  • Electronic Engine Control (EEC) Module
  • EEC Power Relay
  • ABS Valve Assembly
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: MERCON ATF IS BRING REPLACED BY MERCON V ATF AS A SERVICE FLUID
    Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chemicals, Antifreeze, Additives
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: TRANSMISSION - 4R100/E40D - TORQUE CONVERTER ACCESS EXTERNAL DUST PLUG MAY BECOME DISLODGED
    Vehicle: 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline 5.0 V8 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1990 Ford E-150 Econoline cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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