I'm in process of putting my 8.8 under the Ranger and figured while I was welding on the perches I would also weld the tubes to the pumpkin.
My driver side axle to pumpkin:
And how the passenger side started to weld:
Any ideas what would cause the difference? I wire wheeled both sides...
My truck started bucking pretty bad when cornering last night and this morning. So I checked the brakes then the diff; and have found my top spider gear to be "slightly trimmed" on half a dozen teeth.
Is it possible to remove the S spring and pull the bad spider (or both) and run it as an open...
I thought this was pretty cool. On warn's winch site the front picture is of a pre-runner Ranger with their new ZEON winch. I saw an ad in a couple of magazines with the same picture too.
Thats all. :icon_twisted:
Anybody in the area, or been there, know of some good places to eat, enjoy a beverage or ten, etc. I'll be heading down there next week and would like to hit some of the local restaruants (not all the big chain ones).
I'm helping a buddy try to fix his truck. He replaced the head with a rebuilt unit he got from a company in Florida and has been having a hard time getting it back operational. The truck will idle fine, but has no power to drive around.
We believe the truck to be aCalifornia truck, because it...
Just wondering who has their Wii connected to the internet, and how you like. I am debating hooking mine up and getting a Netflix account for it; has anyone done this? I was told that the connection is rather slow.
Like the title asks, what is a good software (package) for editing and play back of video files? I have both HD and standard recorders, so I need to have one that can work with both.
What do you guys have/use?
So I picked up a '95 Ranger and have been fixing it up to re-sell it. One thing that keeps bugging me is the shifter and t-case boots do not goo all the way up to the shifter knobs (see picture). Whats pieces am I missing, or what can I do to not have those gaps?
Does anyone know the distance between the radius arm mounts (center -center) for the full-width axles from a '78-'79 F-150 or Bronco?
Also, while I'm thinking about it; how far are the spring perches from the radius arm mounts (again center - center?
I've been eyeing up a Ranger for a while now to either purchase and use as a DD, or fix up and sell. As far as specs go for the Ranger it is:
1995 Ranger XL 4x4
198,000 miles on the odometer
Regular cab short bed
2.3L with 5 speed transmission
manual transfer case and hubs
newer 30" x 9.5"...