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Old 03-19-2012, 02:04 PM   #1
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i have an 84 ranger 2.0 4 speed manual tranny..its carb..i recently found out my cam has chips off the lobes and has been to hell and back it makes a clunk sound n a low load nad then smokes like a diesel lol..was wondering should i buy the stock cam and components for it or buy a 2.3 cam and components or just buy a used good 2.3 head and slap on her..i just want some info and tring to get a little more power out of her plus get rid of the rattling and smoking when its on a low load other then that its a good running motor
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Old 03-19-2012, 07:07 PM   #2
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