Chart up in tech library still shows the 92 trans using gear oil, maybe someone did swap out. Lot of people still think gear oil belongs in a manual.
1988-1992 2.9L Ranger 4X4
1988-1992 2.9L 2WD
Had 2 2005's, neither one had PAT's. Standard hardware key worked.
Just looked at Rord Ranger Forum and member Rwenzing address this way back in 9-23-09. Said "
Ford "thrifted" PATS for the 2005 model year, then it returned on V6 models for 2006 and then on all Rangers from 2007 on. They must...
RockAuto has the 31 spline axles. Seem to be the same length as the 28 spline
USA STANDARD GEAR USA21910 1541H Alloy (Rebate/Promotion Available!) Info
Rear Left; Ford 8.8 in.; 31 Spline; 30 1/8 in. Length; 5 Lug; with Off Road Package (FX4); with Axle Code S302G; S302L; S303A; V302B...
Looking at tech library see the FX4 & level 2 axles are listed as 1" wider (59 1/2") than others, same width as Explorers. Axles would then be same as pre disc brake Explorers? Never knew this an dtoo snowy to go out and measure.
Found this at Explorerfroum. Doesn't mention width or other items.
What year ford explorers do I look for as a donor for 31 spline and disc brakes? To get rear disc brakes and 31-spline axle, you need to look for a 1995 to 2001 Explorer or Mountaineer. Earlier years use drum brakes and may...
They said it's to compete with the Cheby and be on sale this year so maybe this county? No spec's or other info.
Something defiantly wrong and it's not your gearing, sounds more like 4 low gearing. With 33" and 4.10 gears, you should be turning 2720 rpm's in direct drive at 65 mph, see chart up in tech library.
Best measure what the yoke is before deciding on what u-joint. The 9" came with several different sizes. Check with tech library up top on dimensions.
U-joint Series U-Joint Width (inches) Cap Diameter (inches)
1310 3.219 1.062