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  1. 94 Ranger 4wd won't move after clutch/flywheel change

    Hello! 1st time poster here and long time lurker, these forums have helped me quite a bit for fixing issues with my 4wd. However this time I can't see to find the same issue as what I'm having. Yesterday I finished up changing out the clutch, flywheel, and rear main seal in my Ranger, now, I...
  2. 98-99 4wd wheel bearings

    I've looked over the forums, and tech articles and cant seem to find the answer to my question. So if someone could point me in the right direction, I'd appreciate it. I have a 99 4.0 4wd xlt, it has pvh hubs, the bearings in the wheel assembly are going out, my question is: Can I replace...
  3. Transmission rebuil

    I have FM146 transmission in my 92 Ford Ranger 4wd. I just want to know what brand would be best for this transmission? Would I need any special tools? Are there any repair manuals or guides for this transmission? How long will it take?
  4. DavidTC3

    94 Ranger, auto hubs, electric shift

    Okay guys, I have been tinkering around on my 4X4 trying to figure out what it will take to fix it. The CM self diagnosed itself OK, but any time I touch the button on the dash I don't hear anything from the transfer case or shift motor. Is it possible that it's just the shift motor? And not a...
  5. Edgefevah

    bad double cardon joint

    This is for all you out there that have had weird noises when only in 4wd which can be described in many different ways. I was experiencing sone clanking,grinding and just plain unawesome sounds when in 4wd, only when the transfer case was engaged. I have manual hubs and an auto 1354 transfer...
  6. 4low will not engage

    So when i replaced my slave cylinder and put my tranny back in and hooked everything up, my 4H wouldnt work. Now that ive replaced my flywheel and got everything hooked back up, my 4H works but my 4L doesnt engage. When you put it in 4L and then in gear you can hear a slight grinding and the...
  7. WonderTruck92

    Mixing ball joints from a 4wd on a 2wd

    I hope someone can help me. I have a 1992 Ranger 2WD 2.3L 4cyl and I believe it has a Dana 35 axle (pinch bolt). I am in the middle of replacing nearly everything on my front suspension (bushings, leveling springs, shocks, ball joints, tie rods, rotors, calipers, brake pads). I ordered new ball...
  8. WonderTruck92

    Mixing ball joints from 4wd on a 2wd

    I hope someone can help me. I have a 1992 Ranger 2WD 2.3L 4cyl and I believe it has a Dana 35 axle (pinch bolt). I am in the process of replacing nearly everything on my front suspension. I ordered new ball joints but I inadvertantly purchased the 4wd MOOG model numbers from Rock Auto instead...
  9. 1990 B2 4wd question

    My 1990 b2 with the push button 4wd was disconected at the button when i bought it. I replaced the button and realized that 2 of the wires going into the back of the button had pulled loose from the harness. Since then, 2 more have pulled loose. Does anyone have a diagram of where the wires go...
  10. troubleshoot 4wd

    i have a 2007 ranger xlt manual 5spd. i have the electric shift.. whenever i click it over to either 4lo or 4hi i can hear it engage and the light comes up. the front wheels spin at first but after a few seconds i hear a grinding noise from the t-case and the front wheels stop pulling... any...
  11. A4LD troubles

    1988 Ranger 4WD --- transmission has developed problem(s). Reverse needs high revs to make it move. Overdrive seems to be affected also. truck still moves but not that well. Is there anything that I can adjust or change to see if this beast needs a new home. thanks to all.
  12. 4banger_ranger

    body swap to a 4wd frame?

    what 4wd frame would a '99 ford ranger xlt swb single cab swap the easiest to????:icon_confused:
  13. Different Gear Ratios

    So whoever had my truck before I did rear geared the front axle but not the rear... Im thinking about just swapping one of the axles to match the ratio in the other, which one would be easier to switch and which would be cheaper?
  14. Ty's toy

    4 wheeling/mud bogging advice

    Hey guys im new to this forum and imlooking for some advice. I have a 97 ranger that I take muddin everyonce in a while...but im looking to get into it some more I would just like some advice to make it better and less likely to break offroad Like breathers and such What should I do? Its...
  15. Flashing 4wd/RFW Lights

    Hello I have my brothers car for a few days and want to fix a problem he has had for over a year now. The 4wd and rfw lights on dash flash continually from the moment the key is turned to run. The only info i have found is that they might flash 6 times a minute or something for a particular...
  16. 4WD/Clutch issue..97 X Cab 4.0

    Hey guys,ive searched and looked and i cant find any help for the issue im having with my truck. Ill start by giving the info of the truck. 97 X Cab 4.0 5spd 4WD 6" Rough Country Lift with 33x12.50s,3.73 gears with welded front rear,new clutch 1 month ago.Also has warn hubs. Anyways,i am having...
  17. 1998 Explorer V8

    I'm looking at purchasing one of two 1998 Explorer Limited V8 models, and one states AWD, the other states 2WD. While researching on Edmunds.com and looking at the complete list of available models for 1998, no where does it show a 2WD V8 model available for 1998. Perhaps the person who is...
  18. Stuck in 4wd or 4wd not working at all??

    So my 5R55E automatic transmission went this summer and I had it rebuilt and put back in (i took it out and put it back in myself). Shifts a little rough into the first two gears but everything else is good EXCEPT I cant tell if my truck is in 4wd or not. I know the electrical components are...
  19. Front Locking Hub 4x4

    I'm in a 1991 ford ranger 4.0 v6, When i put my 4 wheel drive in and start going i hear a buzzing in the front drivers side hub, and it wont' lock in. but when i put it in reverse the 4 wheel will work. Then i go back to forward and i hear a big clunk and it still won't work and the buzzing goes...
  20. 88 bronco 4wd not working

    so i just bought this bronco for next to nothing runs and drives great (looks a little rough) but the push button 4wd doesnt work. the guy i bought it from said it did work up until the day before. the lights for the push button high and low dont come on and their is no audible sounds from the...


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