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  1. gearstick rattles like crazy

    its just started to happen, its very annoying riding 60 down the road and all i can hear is that darn stick rattling. any ideas? oh and another thing thats happening is the truck wants to buck like crazy when i change from 1st to second, to third. it stops bucking after third
  2. Tranny issues, possibly slave cylinder?

    i have a 94 mazda b3000 with what i am pretty sure is a M50D-R1 4WD Transmission, a month ago my brother was driving it home, and he heard a noise, but couldnt describe it, shortly after it wouldnt move at all, and had to be pushed to a gas station, so heres the situation, i can start the...
  3. Trouble shifting into Second Gear

    New here, and i've seen some info on this, but i just wanted to get some specifics. I have a 2002 Ford Ranger Edge 4x4 Manual Extended Cab. I just bought it about a month ago. It's very difficult to put into second gear, and sometimes a bit difficult for other gears. Fluid level checked well...
  4. 84bluebronco2

    Swaping Mazda TK4 for FM145

    Are the two transmissions the same size? I know the bellhousing is removable from my truck to transplant onto the FM145. Will the drive shafts be compatible? My truck is a stock 84 b2 with the TK4 4spd manual. Looking to swap in a FM145. Thanks, 84BB2
  5. '94 Ranger Stuck Gear

    I have a manual '94 Ranger 2.3 liter 2x4 that was given to me by a guy at church. The transmission was low on gear oil, and the gears were beginning to whine. I knew that I needed to top up on the lube, but I didn't. Shame on me. The transmission got really hot one day, and the clutch...
  6. AVM hub swap, will not keep axles locked in 4x4

    I have a 2000 Ranger w/ the PVH 4x4 system, the truck was made before 06/2000 so it does not have the live axle set up. It also has 4 wheel abs, fyi. In December I changed both hub bearing assemblies, left and right sides. While I was changing the hub bearing assemblies I noticed the steel...