FORD EXCURSION (2000-2005)  Back to Ford Truck Page
00-05 Ford Excursion
Front Suspension: Leaf Spring/ Straight Axle
Rear Suspension: Leaf Spring/ Straight Axle
Lug Nuts: 14mm 2.0 RH
Bolt Pattern: 8x170mm
Recommended Tire Size 4.5" Lift: 35x12.5 
Recommended Tire Size 6" Lift: 37x12.5 
OEM Wheel Size: 16 inch
All Lifts Require 4.5" Backspaced Wheel
Engine: 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10, 7.3L V8 Turbo Diesel, 6.0L V8 Turbo Diesel
​FLUID CAPACITIES
Engine, with filter..........Gas: 7.0 quarts, Diesel 15.0 quarts[1]
Automatic Transmission, 4R100 Initial Fill..........6.5 quarts
Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
  4 speed 26 plate 4R100..........18.0 quarts
  4 speed 20 plate 4R100..........17.0 quarts
Manual Transmission, 5-SPD Mazda..........7.6 pints
Manual Transmission, 5-SPD ZF..........6.8 pints
Manual Transmission, 6-SPD W/ OCOOL..........13.0 pints
Manual Transmission, 6-SPD W/O OCOOL..........12.0 pints
Differential, Dana 50 Front..........3.8 pints
Differential, Dana 60 Front..........5.7 pints
Differential, Dana 135 Rear..........24.0 pints
Differential, Dana 80 Rear..........8.4 pints[2]
Differential, Ford 10.5 ring gear Rear..........7.0 pints
Transfer Case,..........4.0 pints

Notes: Between 1999 and 2000, there were basically 3 versions of the Super Duty. Changes in track bars, pitman arms, and U-bolts really made picking a lift an adventure. Make sure that you check the manufacture dates on the 99 to 00 trucks before ordering your suspension kit.
[1] When refilling, remove dipstick to provide adequate venting
and allow oil to flow into crankcase.
[2] Fill to no more than 1/4 to 9/16 inch below fill plug hole.