'83 Ranger Diesel


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Not sure if it will let me post from facebook on here or not....
 


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Wtf.

Damnit.

All the best sh*t comes up for sale when I'm out of cash.
 

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If you take a close look the door/body gap on drivers side is waaay to large, and there's overspray showing in wheel well and frame.
Possible just a fresh paint job, but also maybe body damage.
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So, how do you really feel? Stop holding back. It's unhealthy.
Eh. Yeah. It's irritating haha.

Been watching for a clean one of the first Gen diesels to come up for sale, either the mitsu, but preferably the perkins.

Want one to run on blended fuel - fleet trucks give me an endless supply of used oil to burn. Even if I have to thin it with diesel, it would make an awesome runs-for-nearly-free shop truck.
 

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It looks to be in really good shape. I think they are asking too much for it but with it having a diesel, I'm sure someone will pay it.
 

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Sharp lil rig.

I dont think 3200 is out of line. Up here thats a 5000 dollar truck.
 

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Did the old diesel really need two starting batteries?

I know a new powerstroke has one, but a 2.2 diesel needs that much cranking power?

Of course this could be before the days of better starter with better gear reduction ratios to overcome spinning higher compression engines....
 

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Would love to see that one in person. Looks pretty straight. Agreed about the body panel gaps - should be easy to correct assuming it wasn't wrecked. I think the price is low if it's as nice as it appears in the pictures.
 

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@Dirtman here! An artifact for your Chevy money!
 


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