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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 Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT) Signature Series 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (ASLQT)

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

Performance OE 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT) OE 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil (OEFQT)

     All TEMPS......5W-30
Manual Transmission,RAT-FF (3-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,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-AJ (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,RTS-AF (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-AC (4-SPD)......EP
     All TEMPS......80W [1]
         No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
Manual Transmission,RTS-AB (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
Manual Transmission,435 (4-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-AG (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,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)
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)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70-2U......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         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 W/ 10.25 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         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)
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 Ford 8.8 or 9 RG......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         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)
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)
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)
Standard Differential, Rear Dana 70 HD......GL-5
     All TEMPS......80W-90
         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)
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
         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)
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]
         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 50......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)
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)
Differential, Front Dana 44......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
         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,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)
Transfer Case,NP208......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
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, MT & Without AC Initial Fill..........12.7 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With AC & Extra Cooling Initial Fill..........14.8 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With AC & MT Initial Fill..........13.7 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
Cooling System, With Extra Cooling Initial Fill..........13.7 quarts
Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
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: