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1985 FORD TRUCKS F150 PICKUP 4.9L 6-cyl Engine Code [Y]   
 LUBRICANTS & FLUIDS:
Engine Oil
     Grade 1......API*

Maximum Performance SAE 5W-30 Signature Series 100% Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT) SAE 5W-30 Signature Series 100% Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT)

Performance Plus XL 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLFQT) XL 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLFQT)

Performance OE 5W30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT) OE 5W30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT)

     All TEMPS......5W-30
Manual Transmission,RTS-AB (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AE (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AJ (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,435 (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RAT-FF (3-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RAT-FG (3-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RAT-FH (3-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AC (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AF (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AG (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AD (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AH (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,T-18 (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AK (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AA (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Automatic Transmission,C5......MA5 [2]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Automatic Transmission,C6......MA5 [2]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Automatic Transmission,AOT......MA5 [2]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
         Torque-Drive Synthetic Transmission Fluid (ATD1G)
Standard Differential, Rear W/ 10.25 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear W/ 10.25 RG......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70-2U......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear Ford 8.8 or 9 RG......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 80......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana 80......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Front Dana 44......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70 HD......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana 70 HD......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 60, 61......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana 60, 61......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Differential, Front Dana 60......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Differential, Front Dana 50......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Standard Differential, Rear Ford 8.8 or 9 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
Limited Slip Differential, Rear Dana 70-2U......GL-5*
     All TEMPS......80W-90 [3]
         SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
         75W-90 Synthetic Long Life Gear Lube (FGRQT)
         SEVERE GEAR 75W-110 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVTQT)
Transfer Case,NP208......SLF [4]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
Transfer Case,Warner 1356......SLF [4]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
Transfer Case,Warner 1345......SLF [4]
         Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFQT)
         OE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (OTFQT)
Fluids
     Power Steering Fluid......FA
         Synthetic Supershift Racing Transmission Fluid SAE 10W (ARTQT) [5]
     Clutch Fluid......HB
         AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-3 (BF3SN) [6]
     Brake Fluid......HB
         AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-3 (BF3SN) [6]
[1] Standard Transmission Lube, meeting Ford
specification ESP-M2C83-C.
[2] This specification has been updated from Mercon to
Mercon V per TSB 06-14-4
[3] Limited Slip Identification: Letter & number
on plate on door lock pillar. (Models W/ Traction-Lok Rear
Axle Add 4 oz of friction modifier part no. C8AZ-19B546A
(EST-M2C118-A) or equivalent)
[4] This specification has been updated from Mercon to
XL-12 Specification Number ESP-M2C166-H or equivalent
[5] Automatic Transmission Fluid, Type-F
[6] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3
P/N PM-1, Ford Spec. WSS-M6C92-A
 FILTERS:
 NGK PLUGS AND WIRESETS:
IXIRIDIUMPLUGWR5IX
VPOWERPLUGWR5
WIRESETWIRESETRC-FDZ014
 WIPER BLADES:
Blade ClassDriverPassenger
ExactFit T181   
ExactFit T182  T182 
ExactFit   T181 
NeoForm T16180  T16180 
Winter T37180  T37180 
 CHASSIS LUBRICATION:
4WD
      0-7 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LM
RWD
      4-10 Fittings, 0 Plugs..........LM
 CAPACITIES:
Engine, with filter..........6 quarts [1]
Cooling System, AT & Without AC Initial Fill..........13.7 quarts
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, MT & Without AC Initial Fill..........12.7 quarts
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With AC & Extra Cooling Initial Fill..........14.8 quarts
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With AC & MT Initial Fill..........13.7 quarts
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With Extra Cooling Initial Fill..........13.7 quarts
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Automatic Transmission, C6 Initial Fill..........5.9 quarts
Automatic Transmission, C5 Initial Fill..........3 quarts
Automatic Transmission, AOT Initial Fill..........3 quarts
Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
   3 speed C6..........11.8 quarts
   3 speed C5..........11 quarts
   4 speed AOT..........12.3 quarts
Manual Transmission, 435 (4-SPD)..........6.3 pints [2]
Manual Transmission, 435 (4-SPD)..........7.4 pints [3]
Manual Transmission, RAT-FF (3-SPD)..........3.6 pints
Manual Transmission, RAT-FG (3-SPD)..........3.6 pints
Manual Transmission, RAT-FH (3-SPD)..........3.6 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AA (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AH (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AJ (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AK (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, T-18 (4-SPD)..........7 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AB (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AC (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AD (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AE (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AF (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Manual Transmission, RTS-AG (4-SPD)..........4.4 pints
Differential, Dana 44 Front..........3.6 pints
Differential, Dana 50 Front..........3.8 pints
Differential, Dana 60 Front..........5.9 pints
Differential, Dana 60, 61 Rear..........5.9 pints
Differential, Dana 70-2U Rear..........6.6 pints
Differential, Dana 70 HD Rear..........7.4 pints
Differential, Dana 80 Rear..........8.2 pints
Differential, Ford 8.8 or 9 R Rear..........5.5 pints
Differential, With 10.25 RingGear Rear..........7.4 pints
Transfer Case, NP208..........9.1 pints
Transfer Case, Warner 1345..........6.3 pints
Transfer Case, Warner 1356..........4 pints
[1] When refilling, remove dipstick to provide adequate venting
and allow oil to flow into crankcase. After refill, check
oil level. Top off to proper level as needed.
[2] Without extension case
[3] With extension case
 TORQUES:
   Oil Drain Plug.....15-25 ft/lbs
   Manual Transmission 3-SPD
     Fill Plug 10-20 ft/lbs
   Manual Transmission TOD, SROD 4-SPD
     Fill Plug 10-20 ft/lbs
   Manual Transmission NP435 4-SPD
     Fill Plug 35 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 35 ft/lbs
   Manual Transmission BW T18 4-SPD
     Fill Plug 25-40 ft/lbs
   Transfer Case NP208
     Fill Plug 30-40 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 30-40 ft/lbs

   Transfer Case BW 4406
     Fill Plug 7-17 ft/lbs
     Drain Plug 12 ft/lbs

 OTHER TOP QUALITY PRODUCTS: