Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft (1996-2004) Installation Instructions

Tools Required:
  • Jack & Jack Stands
  • 12mm Wrench
Install Difficulty:
  • Moderate
  • Moderate Project
1. To begin installing your new Mustang Ford Racing M-4602-J Aluminum Driveshaft, raise the rear of your car with a jack and support it using the jack stands. Using a wrench, remove the four 12mm bolts that hold your driveshaft to your pinion flange.
Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft Install Image
2. Once all four bolts are removed, you are ready to remove your stock Mustang driveshaft. Allow the rear of the driveshaft to hang down as you slide the yoke out of the transmission in the front, then remove the driveshaft completely.
Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft Install Image
3. Now you are ready to install your new aluminum driveshaft. Slide the front yoke of the driveshaft into the Mustang transmission.
Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft Install Image
4. Reinstall the four 12mm bolts that were removed earlier, which will secure the driveshaft to the pinion flange. It is always a good idea to use Loctite on these bolts. Remove the jack stands and lower your car, which will complete the installation of your new Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft!
Mustang Ford Racing Aluminum Driveshaft Install Image