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  1. Engine won’t turn over

    I have a 91 ranger XLT 2wd 5speed with the 3.0. The car was driving great. Stopped for lunch went back to start and as soon as I put it into 1st the engine died. Car has power and the engine wants to start but just won’t turn over. I just moved to the Charleston, SC area and don’t have a...
  2. 2.3L ('83-'97) 97 ranger with many problems (has 2.5l motor)

    ok so to star'm very versed with 2.3l rangers, previously owned a 96 ranger with a 2.3. I just bought another ranger since I had to scrap mine. Im gonna start with background so there's a full understanding. So bought it from a buddy of mine, he did not notice any of this until I pointed it out...
  3. 4.0L starts and dies within seconds without riding the accelerator

    Edit: Just took the OBD-1 codes. KOEO readings were: 157 - (R,M) Mass Air Flow signal is/was low or grounded - MAF [Understandable, had the MAFS disconnected to get it started] 543 - (O) Fuel pump monitor circuit shows no power - Power / Fuel Pump Circuits KOER readings were: 173 - (R,M)...
  4. 1994 ranger randomly won't start

    I have a 1994 Ford Ranger 4x4 single cab with a 3.0 liter V6 and a manual 5 speed transmission. I've been having a few odd electrical problems in the past few months and I just can't quite find the root of it all. The truck runs great, idles smooth, and never skips a beat, however, every so...
  5. Truck won't start at random times

    I have a 1994 Ford Ranger 4x4 single cab with a 3.0 liter V6 and a manual 5 speed transmission. I've been having a few odd electrical problems in the past few months and I just can't quite find the root of it all. The truck runs great, idles smooth, and never skips a beat, however, every so...
  6. alpinestar

    '87 Ranger STX, No spark, ive tried just about everything. HELP!

    So heres the story, about 3 months ago i drove 2 hours away to look at this 87 ranger stx with the 2.9l v6, when i got there the truck fired right up and seemed to run fine except it idled at about 2000-2200rpm. i figured it would be an easy fix and the truck was cheap so i went ahead and bought...
  7. laser411

    New Used Ranger, needs work, need HELP!!!!

    Ok here's the situation guys, Just purchased a 1999 ford ranger 3.0l V6 Automatic 2wd. The danger ranger starts but runs very roughly, Battery was jumped after towing and moves sluggishly under own power. Engine lights has not been tripped yet and I am scared to run it long enough to get one. A...
  8. Please help....I have no clue what to do

    So I've got a 1998 ranger 4x4 with a motor out of a 1995 explorer. I bought the truck with an engine on a pallate and no engine in the truck. I have it all back together with the exception of a vacumm line running from the throttle body.... I don't know where it goes!:annoyed: I have a 1997...
  9. Please help, I am stuck

    So I've got a 1998 ranger 4x4 with a motor out of a 1995 explorer. I bought the truck with an engine on a pallate and no engine in the truck. I have it all back together with the exception of a vacumm line running from the throttle body.... I don't know where it goes!:annoyed: I have a 1997...


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