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  1. 4r44e Wiring Question

    TLDR: What does the 2 wire connector in the picture go to and how much will it suck to reconnect it?? I have a 150K+ miles 1996 Ford Ranger, Automatic and I've had issues with the transmission. I only paid $1000 for the whole truck so a rebuild kinda ruins my investment costs. I am trying to...
  2. TheCitrusMaster

    2-3 Shift Flare 4r44e

    So, I bought a 00 Mazda B3000 (Ford Ranger) two months ago, and it has begun to flare between 2-3 gears. It didn't do it immediately when I bought it, but over the 1k miles I have driven it this issue has appeared (not really sure when). Right now it is sitting at 131k. I did a 3.5 qt fluid...
  3. Strange Problem With Transmission or Sensor?

    1998 Ford Ranger XLT 3.0L V6 (4R44E Auto) Do apologize for the long post, but want to explain everything that has been done so far. So picked up this little pickup recently and have been trying to figure out how to fix it. Body was in pretty good shape and only had 103,203 miles on it when I...
  4. Il Brutto

    Official 4R44E Problem Thread!

    I have seen a great deal of issues with the 4R44E transmission offered in a number of Rangers. I am on my second transmission in my truck and am in the process of working out a slight 2-3 flare. No solution as of yet but I am working on research. While conducting this research, I thought it...
  5. 4r44e rough shift

    I have a '99 3.0 V6 with a 4r44e. It occasionally upshift rough from 1-2 and has a slight rough down shift 2-1. No dashboard warning lights...yet. It will mainly do it in the morning when it is cold on the first shift. What could be causing this?
  6. NIPs

    conversion help

    so i have a 99 ranger thats a 2.5 that has 202k miles on it, and i spun a bearing, i have a couple questions for anybody who sees this, ive heard the 2.5 engine and the 3.0 share the same motor mounts and same mounting location to the frame, i know they share the same trans which is the 4r44e...
  7. koths211

    99 ranger

    so I have to replace the auto trans in my 99 ranger 3.0 the truck originally had the 4r44e in it I found a guy parting out a 97 ranger with a 3.0 and auto trans. how do I figure out if its got the 4r44e in it? and can someone send me a list of all the years that the 4r44e came stock? :dunno:
  8. CrazyRN

    Pleeeease Help!!

    Ok, so I am totally new to this whole forum thing, especially in relation to trucks, or anything mechanical, lol. My son (17) has a 1997 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L, that he's had for a little over a year. Yesterday, he had driven the truck 2 or 3 different times without trouble & later in the day he...
  9. 4R44E marvels mystery oil, mystery repair

    4R44E slipping, no O.D, some how fixed by marvels mystery oil? Hello everyone, I have a 1996 2 wheel drive ranger 3.0 liter with the 4R44e transmission, I got it from a friend and I knew it had some transmission issue's before I owned it. I was advised that I should shorted this thread up, so I...
  10. Trans has reverse-2nd-3rd ...No Drive or 1st

    Trans has reverse-2nd-3rd ...No Drive or 1st.. When I put it in drive or first my ranger will not move and small whining noise. drives fine in 2nd / 3rd and reverse... Changed fluid and filter with no change.. has the 4R44E Auto-trans / 2000 ranger 2 W/D any Help would be GREAT
  11. Tranny Advise Please

    Just finished swapping a 4R44E tranny from my '96 Explorer 4.0L 2wd for another rebuilt by Ford of same year and type. Drives great when tested, BUT... have a blinking OD light and a code P0708. I think they are connected and came up almost immediately after the swap was completed. I'm on an...
  12. 3.0 trans build/swap My Head is exploading

    I have: 1998 ranger W/3.0 automatic W/OD RWD The problem (other than me): I retired, moved to the high desert, hit a rock, dented the trans/pan exactly where the intake hole is for the filter. this caused the trans to start slipping, yadayada. I dilligently researched the identification of the...
  13. 4R44E Transmission Slipping

    Hey guys! I'm back with some serious 4R44E automatic transmission troubles. My truck is a '95 Ranger with the 2.3l and a 4R44E trans. On Sunday I was driving home from my lady's house and just a mile or two from home I went to give the truck a little gas while going 55 and...NO!!!! The trans...
  14. 4R44E Transmission Needs Some Expert Help!

    Hey guys! :) I'm back with some serious 4R44E automatic transmission troubles. My truck is a '95 Ranger with the 2.3l and a 4R44E trans. On Sunday I was driving home from my lady's house and just a mile or two from home I went to give the truck a little gas while going 55 and...NO!!!! The trans...
  15. DaveThePear

    Delayed "Lockup" on Torque Converter

    I've searched and searched and can't find a thread that remotely answers this. I've driven dad's 2000 Explorer and it doesn't seem to do this and he does absolutely nothing to maintain his vehicle. So here goes: 4r44e Trans. It takes at LEAST a half mile of steady 60 mph before the torque...
  16. 2000 Ranger 3.0 Transmission mystery

    Anyone that can help me with this I would REALLY appreciate it. I have a 2000 Ford Ranger 4x4 3.0 that got stuck in the mud and the tranny started slipping badly. I dropped the transmission tore it down replaced the clutches but over all the transmission looked really clean and I didn't see any...


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