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1984-1993 Saleen Mustang For the Fox platform Saleen Mustang. Be sure to specify year, model and equipment if asking for help.

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Question Q: What is the correct battery for 1989 Saleen?

What is the correct motorcraft battery for the 89 Saleen



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Are you asking for "the correct" modern replacement Motorcraft battery?

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Are you asking for "the correct" vintage production-line Motorcraft battery?
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The 1989 came with a Motorcraft BX-58c 540 cranking amps, black top, white case.
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yes what is the modern day replacement that is acceptable
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The 1989 came with a Motorcraft BX-58c 540 cranking amps, black top, white case.
Thank you for adding this information. Always goo to have for future reference.


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yes what is the modern day replacement that is acceptable
These are the current Ford Motorcraft batteries that replace previous batteries used in 3rd generation Mustangs with the 5-liter engine.
  • Motorcraft BXT56A (Group 56)
  • Motorcraft BXL58A (Group 58)
  • Motorcraft BXT58A (Group 58)
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