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Old 05-23-2010, 04:41 PM
wolfboy192 wolfboy192 is offline
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Question it lives

i just put a 2.3 out of a mustang in my ranger and we got it running and driving yesterday and when its at idle its rough and it dies but anything past that and it will burn the tires off. i dont know if the idle problem is because it still has the factory motorcraft vacum carb from the 2.0. but any one got any suggestions????
91ext cab 3.0 2wd automatic

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Old 05-23-2010, 05:38 PM
DHEM DHEM is offline
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Default Re: it lives

is it a turbo engine? If not i think the early 4 cyl rangers have the very exact same motor.
'05 2wd Ranger xl with the 3.0

MODS-Alpine head unit, throttle cable mod, Black Rock wheels, FX4 lvl II axle swap, pooleo's camo painted bezel and mustang dome, painted/aftermarket headlights/tails fold-a-cover and over 100 hp in stickers
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carb, engine, idle

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