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Head Stud Kit - 12 Point (96-04 4.6L)

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    Features & Details

    • Upgraded Hardware
    • Stud Design with 12 Point Nut
    • Made from 8740 Chromoly Steel
    • Black Oxide Finish
    • Rated at 190,000 psi
    • Made in the USA
    • Fits 1996-2004 GT, Bullitt, Mach 1, and SVT Cobra
    Performance Upgrade. Securely mount your Mustangs cylinder heads by replacing that old weak factory hardware with high strength ARP Fasteners. ARP Fasteners are ideal for high performance street and track Mustangs.

    Premium Quality. Made in the USA from 8740 chromoly steel with a black oxide finish to resist corrosion, these ARP High-Performance Series Cylinder Head Studs are hardened to a tensile strength of 190,000 psi to provide superior strength for long-lasting performance. This kit includes head studs, insert washers and nuts.

    Application. This ARP 12 Point Head Stud Kit is designed for use on 1996 to 2004 Ford Mustang equipped with the 4.6L modular engine, including the GT, Bullitt, Mach 1 and SVT Cobra models.

    Fitment: 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 Details

    CA Residents: WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm -

    What's in the Box
    • (20) Studs
    • (20) Washers
    • (20) Nuts
    Installation Info
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        Questions & Answers (2)

        2 Top Rated Questions

        What is the horsepower rating these are good up to?

        • The Head Stud Kit does not have a horsepower rating.

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        Can you reuse these Head Studs? I have them on my motor and it is coming apart for a refresh.

        • You can reuse the ARP Head Stud Kit - 12 Point (96-04 4.6L) since they are are not a flex stud. ARP bolts are solid and will not flex, thus you are able to reuse them.

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          Customer Reviews (8) Write a Review

          Overall Rating 5

          out of 5 stars

          • 5/5

            March 05, 2019

            Great Product

            I fought in my head on whether to go ARP or not. If I did them in one spot I would feel compelled to put them anywhere I could. I did main studs, harmonic balancer bolt, and the head studs. Reusable, and great quality. ARP also came with the rods I got. I will use ARP on every build going forward.


            Year: 2001 Submodel: Cobra

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          • 5/5

            November 24, 2018

            Arp enough said

            They are the best perfect quality every time if you plan on doing a build the right was it is a must


            Year: 2004 Submodel: Mach 1

            Helpful (8)

          • 5/5

            May 10, 2018

            Well worth it!!

            Worked for my 1999 mustang gt and is holding boost now. Great product!!


            Year: 1999 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (10)

          • 5/5

            February 24, 2018

            Hold them down

            Just what the dr order. Great shipping good people to work with


            Year: 1997 Submodel: GT

            Helpful (11)

          • 5/5

            January 16, 2018

            The best

            Ive always used arp on all my builds, great product!


            Year: 2003 Submodel: Mach 1

            Helpful (11)

          • 5/5

            May 14, 2017

            Great bolts!

            A must for your high boost or big nitrous build! Well worth the money!


            Year: 2001 Submodel: Cobra

            Helpful (11)

          • 5/5

            April 06, 2017

            Arp head studs a1

            Stock 4.6 got my heads ported added the arp head studs went with boost and never had a problem


            Year: 2002 Submodel: V6

            Helpful (10)

          • 5/5

            December 24, 2016

            Killer head studs

            Even just the feeling of the bolt in your hands, they feel super durable and no where close to cheap. Definitely recommend ARP studs!


            Year: 2000 Submodel: GT

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