How to Test the Alternator in a 1966 Mustang?

Answer The alternator in the 1966 Ford Mustang must produce at least 12 volts of charge to satisfy the vehicle's electrical needs. If you suspect the alternator is failing, you can quickly test its output... Read More »

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1966 Mustang Specifications?

Ford Motor Co. decided to make only minor revisions to the 1966 Mustang. The Mustang sported a different grill, gauge cluster, interior upholstery pattern and other minor trim changes. The 1966 Mus... Read More »

Options on a 1966 Mustang?

In 1966, Ford passed the one millionth mark of Mustangs produced. These muscle cars came with a variety of options. Some options were only available as part of a special package. Buyers could purch... Read More »

How to Wire an Alternator in a 1966 Ford?

In 1966 Fords were equipped with an alternator rather than a generator. The alternator coverts alternating current, or “AC,” to direct current, or “DC,” to charge the vehicl... Read More »

How to Replace the Thermostat in a 1966 Mustang?

The 1966 Ford Mustang features a poppet-type thermostat between the radiator and the engine block. If the engine overheats or takes an unusually long period of time to warm up, the thermostat might... Read More »