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Servicing the Pinto powered Capri is far easier than you might think. If you do it yourself, you will do it better, more carefully and more cheaply than any Garage. However you must have some basic tools before you start. I suggest the following:
Your Capri requires a 'minor' service every 6000 miles and a 'major' service every 12,000. The main difference is that the air filter and spark plugs need replacing after 12,000 miles. The following pages describe my experiences and advice on how to perform the tasks.