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  1. Calypso Ranger

    Soft Brakes After Axle Shaft Replacement

    okay, i’ll probably try just adjust it and see it that helps any and go from there.
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    Soft Brakes After Axle Shaft Replacement

    I think that’s what it is i’ve been looking at diagrams and when i did it the little adjuster fell out. so i think i just need to adjust them
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    Soft Brakes After Axle Shaft Replacement

    I Have a 1992 Ranger with the 8.8 (rear drum brakes) and had a bent axle shaft. I put two brand new ones in and everything went smoothly but after I buttoned everything up and took it around the block, my brakes were VERY soft. The only thing I touched on the brakes was obviously the drum had to...
  4. Calypso Ranger

    Are these RPMs Correct?

    i mean the tach is right at idle and i looked up my axle code
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    Are these RPMs Correct?

    Sounds good man, i’ll give it a go. thanks a ton
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    Are these RPMs Correct?

    It hasn’t so that could be the case as well
  7. Calypso Ranger

    Are these RPMs Correct?

    My axle code is 95 which means 8.8 open with 3.55. But sometimes i’m pretty sure both tires will spin so maybe it’s been changed.
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    Are these RPMs Correct?

    My door card says axle:95 so it has to be 3.55 open 8.8 unless it’s been changes but at idle it’s definitely correct so i’m not sure what’s wrong with it. The only thing that makes me think it’s been changed is that sometimes I can get both tires to spin which makes me thing it has a limited...
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    Are these RPMs Correct?

    1992 Ranger with 2.9l 4wd with 5speed manual. It’s got an 8.8 with 3.55 gear in it. It’s on 31 inch tires. On the highway at about 65/70mph I run about 3000 RPM in 5th gear. Is this right? Seems high to me.
  10. Calypso Ranger

    Help Replacing Rear window on 92’

    I have a 92 ranger single cab with a sliding rear window. it has the two sliders. busted a piece of glass now i need to have the whole thing replaced... that’s fine but no one has the slider, only a single piece of glass. All glass places seem to say it will fit but some are worried i will need...
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    Bent axle shaft

    Thanks so much man. I really appreciate it
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    Bent axle shaft

    My trucks rear passenger axle shaft is bent slightly. I know it’s not the wheel, it has to be the axle shaft. I have a 1992 2.9 v6 with the 8.8 open diff. I’m having trouble with finding the axle-shaft I need. As well as what and how much fluid I need. If anyone has some knowledge about this...
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    PLEASE HELP! Rear drumlocking

    Rebled them and haven’t had any problems
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    PLEASE HELP! Rear drumlocking

    Me too but oh well?


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