2005-2009 Ford Mustang 4.6L 3-Valve
Locate the passenger side coolant hose
removed previously. Note: Which end goes to the manifold and to the radiator. Just below the “dog leg” bend in the middle of the hose, locate
the short, straight section and cut the hose in the middle of this section. Cut off 1.5” of this hose in the straight section to avoid kinking upon reinstall
Install the hose connector supplied into the
ends of the hose. Note that the barb on the con-
nector will point rearwards, towards the engine, away from the radiator. Secure the connector in the hose with the #18 clamps supplied but leave them loose so final adjustments can be done on the vehicle.
Here is the completed hose with the con-
NOTE: For 2007-2009 Vehicles there is a
new cross-over water manifold. For 2005-2006 Vehicles re-install the OEM cross-over water manifold. Here is the new cross over water mani-
fold, O-rings, and mounting bolts.