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  1. 2.3L ('83-'97) 1991 Ranger 2.3 Turbo Swap Tachometer Not Working

    I'm finishing up an engine swap from a 1988 Thunderbird Turbocoupe into my Ranger, it's a '91 that had the N/A 2.3 in there before the swap, so it has been mostly plug and play. After ironing out some fuel issues, it seems to start and idle fine now, but I found that the tachometer isn't working...
  2. Need Help Troubleshooting Tach and Stalling/Engine Power Problem

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum and I'm hoping for help with an ongoing problem. First off, the specs for my truck are 1994 Ford Ranger STX 4x4 4.0L V6 engine. The problem I've been having is tachometer going out or reading erratically along with some unusual engine noises/rough idle. When I...
  3. Troubleshooting Advice

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum and I'm hoping for help with an ongoing problem. First off, the specs for my truck are 1994 Ford Ranger STX 4x4 4.0L V6 engine. The problem I've been having is tachometer going out or reading erratically along with some unusual engine noises/rough idle. When I...
  4. 2.3L ('83-'97) Tach cluster swap

    my truck is a 94 2wd/5spd 2.3 standard cab. Just need to know what wires need to (or even can) be moved around in the plugs to be able to use an instrument cluster with a tach from a 1989 bronco ii (2wd MT with 2.9) It is not plug and play, despite appearing to be. I did keep the connectors...
  5. Tach install In a 1984 Bronco II

    Title says it .. I want to install a tach in my 1984... Is the Bronco II pre wired for a tach? What’s the easiest way to do this? Thanks
  6. Tachometer Circuitry

    Okay, first post... here we go! :headbang: 1991 ford ranger, 2.3L, Custom edition. Stock Tachometer, part #F07F-10E853-DA N This model either came with a tachometer or it was added before I owned it but it's wired up correctly so that's not the question. I've been searching for days online and...
  7. Tach not accurate

    1991 3.0 XLT 5-speed; 268,000 miles. Bought the truck new; sold it to a friend and got it back recently. Now, the original tachometer is registering about 50% too high. When the engine is idling around 800 rpm, the tach is reading about 1300. Normal cruise at 2000 rpm is registering 3000...
  8. tenga

    91 explorer dash and engine swap 88 ranger

    So I just finished up swapping in a 4.0 and explorer dash, got pretty much everything working except this issue. turn on the headlights and the voltage meter pins to zero, the tach stops working, the turn signal lights turn on and stay solid, and the high beam light goes on with the low beams...
  9. stock tach 4.0 to 5.0

    ok I searched threw the forums and technical info and couldn't find what I was looking for. The question is, doing the V8 swap on a 94 ranger. How difficult is it to get the stock 4.0 tach to work with the 5.0, or is this an impossible thing.
  10. V8 tachometer wiring

    i have an 89 ranger it was originally a 2.3 4cyl till i swapped in a carbed 5.0 i was wondering how i could get the tachometer to read the rpms properly.:annoyed:
  11. Tach Not Working

    Hello I Have A 88 Ranger XLT 2.9L V-6 And I Was Wondering Why My Tach Doesn't Work. I Can Shift By Sound But Its More A Thing Of Being Able To See It Than Anything Else. Anyone Know What To Check For Or Do In Order To Fix This ? Also I Think My Speedo If Off But Thats Another Thing That I Cant...
  12. Cacher

    1994 Stock Tachometer Needed

    Gonna have to replace my tachometer (truck has 199,250), but do not want to replace the original odometer, and not sure which years will interchange. I need the backside-mechanical-parts of the tachometer. Does anybody have one to sell/get rid of, so I can use the mechanism on the original...
  13. 01 Sport Trac Instrument Cluster in 95 Ranger - Wiring Diagram for either?

    I swapped out my bad cluster without tach with a good condition Sport Trac cluster with tach. Everything works without issue except for the tach. It will show proper idle rpms, but will not go above 2000 or so. I spoke with a mechanic and he stated that the tach needed a ground cable...


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