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Original Version:

This section replaced the old Tech Library of the original website that can still be found HERE. (No new articles added here after 2018)

2019-Present Ford Ranger Tech:

If your looking for tech specific to the 2019-present Ford Ranger, click HERE.

Other Info:


Engine & Fuel Tech:

Engine specs, engine swaps, fuel, and induction systems

Driveshafts, Transmission & Transfer Case:

Transmission & transfer case specs, swaps and upgrades

Suspension & Body Lifts:

Body lifts, suspension lifts, shocks, and other suspension information

Axles, Gears, Hubs & Lockers:

Axle specs, axle swaps, brakes, lockers and hubs

Brakes, Steering, Tires & Wheels:

Wheel specs, wheel swaps, what fits, brake systems & upgrades

Charging & Ignition Systems:

Ignition & charging system specs and upgrades

Cooling & Heating:

Radiators, oil & transmission coolers, air conditioning, and heater cores

Lighting, Wiring, Horns & On-Board Air:

Lighting, Wiring, Horns & Onboard Air

Interior Electronics & Upholstery:

Gauges, stereos, custom consoles, seats, and more

Body, Fiberglass & Paint:

Metal and fiberglass panels, repair and paint. Snorkels are listed under ‘Engine & Fuel Tech’

Overlanding, Off-Roading, & Towing:

Overlanding, Off-Roading, Vehicle Recovery, and Towing

Mini Truckin – Lowering Suspensions:

Information for lowering your Ranger


MPG, gears, crawl ratio, spring rates and more

Wiring Diagrams:

Radios, lighting, etc.

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