• Welcome Visitor! Please take a few seconds and Register for our forum. Even if you don't want to post, you can still 'Like' and react to posts.

5 speed

  1. Elutheros

    Recommendations on Transmission Rebuilders

    Well, my M5R2 is whining for a replacement. That's the drain plug for the transmission and the fluid looks like metallic paint. I'm looking for a rebuilt/remanufactured replacement. I decided not to go the junkyard route as everything is high mileage already. What companies out there can you...
  2. kwatson72

    1995 2.3 Ranger supercab 5 speed 2WD guy from Eastern Washington state

    Hello everyone. I am a new owner of a 1995 2.3 2WD 5 speed Ranger Super cab. bought from a dealer fairly cheap, but needs more work than I thought. I plan on making this my daily driver. My 2011 RAM has 164k miles and is killing me in gas. Really like this little Ranger, but I have to pull...
  3. 1992 145k miles

    Hello Ranger Station! Im currently looking into buying a 2nd gen ranger for errands and light duty firewood transport! What should i look out for? Its a 3.0 5 speed 4x2 frame & body is rust free.. I heard the 5 speed trannys go out around 175000 miles. Is this true? Also what usually needs...
  4. 86 2.9 4x4 starter problems! NEED HELP!!

    i just bought a 1986 2.9, 5 speed fm145 trans, 4x4, with starter problems. the starter grinds every time I try to start it. from what I read, this is a common problem. my flywheel is new and I'm on my second starter both new. second one I put a 10 tooth gear in it which did not fix the problem...
  5. 302 to v6 tranny bellhousing??

    hello, i have a question, im getting a 302 for my 86 4x4 manual trans ranger and i think ghe 302 will work with the stock tranny, the engine in it is 2.9 v6. does anyone know what bellhousing i need to bolt them up?
  6. New throw out bearing is touching the pressure plate fingers?

    Hello, first post here, and I have an interesting problem. I've been wanting to set my truck on fire since this weekend, but I've held back because I actually do like it when it's acting normally. Long story short, I was having clutch issues. 180xxx miles on the original clutch. It was still...
  7. 4cylinder with 5 speed. hard to shift to first?

    Hi kids! So I have a '94 2.3l with a 5 speed,non a/c. Shes got 190k miles. I've noticed that I have a hell of s time shifting, especially from 2 to 1st, especially when the weather is hot. Even worse if the truck is at a stop. I need to remember to push it into first just before it comes to a...
  8. 1989 ranger xlt bad tick almost knock at 3k rpm

    i have a 1989 ranger with a 2.9 and 5 speed owned it 5 years always ticked but now when i get on it around 3k rpm it get worse and almost sounds like a knock will do it when i downshift as well truck has 160k on it think its cam bearings. would it be easier to pull the heads off and replace the...
  9. Got the transmission out, now what

    I got the transmission pulled out :yahoo: (thank you adsm08) Now I need to know what the next step is. I pulled it out because the transmission was stuck in gear. So now where do I start digging into it, anybody have pictures of what it is supposed to look like when I start removing parts? I...
  10. No Power in My Ranger, Exhaust Tips

    Hello i have 2003 ford ranger 4.0 6 cylinder 5 speed. i recently put a brand new crate motor in it, and it seems like there is not as much power as the old motor. could this just be a simple exhaust leak i have the factory exhaust. I never noticed it when i got the new motor because i did not...
  11. Rough Idle

    '93 Ranger has a rough idle whether it's warmed up for cold start. It will shudder down to what sounds like 600rpm then it will kick back up and it will keep going back to the shaking and shuddering. I could change the plugs, wires, injector. What's wrong with it?
  12. 1991 Ranger trans issue

    if this isnt in the right place let me know (first timer) I have a 1991 Ranger 2.9 5 speed (mazda trans i believe? non detachable bell housing.) It is making one hell of a noise when the trans is 'engaged'. It is not coming from the bell housing area...im not thinking it is the throw out...
  13. Baby Blue Ranger

    Hi I am Doug, Obviously I am a ranger fan, I have had proabably a ranger in my driveway for the last 18 years. I really like them. My daughter also liked them. I lost her to cancer in 2006, she was 5 years old. At the time I had a baby blue 1986 ranger, I also had a Explorer, on one trip...
  14. 84bluebronco2

    Clutch on my 1994 Explorer XLT.

    Hey Everyone, My truck has a bit of squeal under moderate to heave throttle, and under load (hills and such). If I depress the clutch, the sound is gone, and does not happen when revved in neutral with clutch engaged. There is no chattering or rough engagement in 1st gear, although it will not...
  15. 1993 Ranger troubles (tranny)

    I have a 93 Ranger 4.0 5 speed (mazda) 2wd, previous owner ran it out of fluid, damage is done. Tranny is noisy in every gear except for 4th, but mostly in 1rst and 2nd. Is it worth (economically) to tear it apart or just hunt for a new tranny before this one blows up. Keep in mind been driving...
  16. 5-speed manual 4x4 Mazda M50D-R1 plug replacement

    First off, this seems to be a great forum... also full of people with knowledge! (i have a 1993 ranger 4x4 3.0 5spd manual) i will start with a little background to my question. i had a rebuild on my tranny less than 5k ago. before it was replaced, the plugs on the top side of their Mazda...
  17. Explorer to B2 5 speed swap

    Looking to do a auto to manual tranny swap. Found a donor 93 EB and know the trans will swap but what about the other parts like pedal assembly, master cylinder and steering column? May need the shafts too due to M5od vs A4LD length but not sure. Going into a 90 B2 that is showing signs of...

Sponsored Ad


Sponsored Ad

Top