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2.3 4cyl


  1. 2.3L ('83-'97) Fuel Pressure Bleeding Down

    Hello all, I'm currently in the middle of a distributed turbo 2.3 conversion from a 1988 Thunderbird Turbocoupe into my 1991 Ranger, which had the EDIS 2.3 stock. I am running into a bizarre issue where the fuel pressure is bleeding down after letting the fuel pump prime the engine. I have done...
  2. mreyes

    2.3L ('83-'97) 2.3 ICM ground torque

    Hi all, Recently I bought a new ICM. 'Cause the old one shows the fail code in the check engine alert. But watching the manual installation says the screws must be with 2.5 - 3.5 Nm of torque Many times trying to turn on engine with the new ICM (because this didn't), I realized the only thing...
  3. 2.3L ('83-'97) 2000 3.0 to 1995 2.3 Swap

    Good evening. I would greatly appreciate a little insight into the swap that I am planning on. I currently have a 2000 Extended Cab 3.0L 4speed auto 2WD with a bad motor but a good body and interior. I also have a 1995 Extended Cab 2.3L 5speed manual 2wd with a good drive train but rough body...
  4. KasenLeigh90

    Are these stock or am i just living in a hole...?

    OK! I'm new here, and new to the ranger/ford scene. Usually a GM person, but I do have a soft spot for early '90's and older Ford Pickups, so please be a dick if you must, but lets not drag on shall we. This is my 1990 2.3L Lima. Has the 5spd, no 4wd. Are the steps on the side factory/an extra...
  5. 2.3l95rangerHomeD.i.yER Q's??

    Hey Guys, first post on this site and am excited to learn what other have done.! So i just kinda inherented my ex girls friends VERY 1st vehicle(so it means alot to her i guess.. idk lool) 1995 Ford Ranger 2.3l SOHC 5spd 3.73 2nd owner@115k. cool little pick up. perfect truck ..fromdude wrecks...
  6. 2.3L ('02-'11) 2.3 L I4 and camper top

    Hello, I have a 2003 Ford Ranger, with a 2.3 L cyl. I was wondering if a camper shell would be too heavy for these trucks? I know they are super underpowered and I was wondering what other people have done or think. Going uphill on the freeway I am sometimes only able to push 50-55 mph, but I...
  7. Can’t figure out my fuel guage

    My truck has a brand new in tank sending unit but my fuel guage doesn’t really work…some times I’ll start it up and BOOM it jumps right up but after about 3 minutes it has slowly made its way back down to empty. Not times it just downst move. I’ve checked connections and fuses but I am coming up...
  8. 1992redranger

    Wanted In search of: 89–92 Ranger, 2.3L 4CYL, 5 speed manual, 2WD

    Hey hey! I got a motor, transmission, and rear end ready to go into a 89-92 Ranger (2.3L 4CYL, 5 speed manual, 2WD). I'm in search of a straight body Ranger (89-92) with these specs with blown engine, bad transmission, etc. Any leads would be much appreciated! Western North Carolina area...
  9. 1992redranger

    What will a 2.3L 4CYL motor, 5 speed manual transmission, 2WD rear end go into?

    Hey y'all, As a result of the flooding earlier this week in Haywood County, NC, the electrical system of my '92 Ranger is done (and so is the truck). My mechanic (who rebuilt the engine) told me that if I wanted to do anything at this point, I could take the motor (2.3L 4CYL), transmission (5...
  10. Available choices for trans swap

    I have a 94 ranger with a 2.3 4cyl engine and the A4ld trans . The trans is bad and I am ether gona get it rebuilt or swap in a used one or swap to a manual. I'm told a rebuild will cost me a couple thousand dollars and I will still have a not so good a4ld , and as far as swapping in a used...


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