1. Disconnect the battery negative cable. 2. Drain the engine cooling system. 3. Remove the crankshaft pulley. 4. Remove the water pump pulley. 5. Remove the power steering pump and bracket. 6. Disconnect the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) tube. 7. Disconnect the coolant hoses. 8. Remove the Camshaft Position Sensor (CMP). 9. Remove the heater water outlet tube. 1999 Ford Mustang V6-3.8L VIN 4 10. Remove the camshaft synchronizer assembly. 11. Disconnect the lower radiator hose. 12. Disconnect the crankshaft position sensor. 13. Remove the wiring harness pin-type retainer. 14. NOTE: Record the location, type, and size of the fasteners. Remove the engine front cover. – Remove and discard the engine front cover gasket. Installation 1. Clean the mounting surfaces of the engine front cover, oil pan and cylinder block of sealant, dirt or other contaminants. 2. Apply a small amount of Silicone Gasket and Sealant F7AZ-19554-EA or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSE-M4G323-A4 as shown. 3. Install the engine front cover gasket and apply Silicone Gasket and Sealant F7AZ-19554-EA or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSE-M4G323-A4 as shown. 4. NOTE: Refer to the notation made during the removal procedure for the location, size and type of fastener. Install the engine front cover and tighten the fasteners in the sequence shown.