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Old 06-06-2011, 12:02 PM
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Smile Best Socket To Remove 4 Plugs on 2.5 '99?

With my limited mechanical skills, I still think I can replace these plugs (going back with Motorcraft unless someone has a better idea). Wondering what socket to get? Planning on leaving the exhaust side alone. Thanks!

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Old 06-07-2011, 06:37 AM
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Default Re: Best Socket To Remove 4 Plugs on 2.5 '99?

There is a deepwell socket that has a rubber insert to hold the plug until you either pull it out or have installed in the head. There are only two sizes but I don't remember which size the Ranger uses.
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Old 06-07-2011, 06:40 AM
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Default Re: Best Socket To Remove 4 Plugs on 2.5 '99?

yeah most plug sockets are 5/8" i believe. and get the one with the rubber on the inside like sandman said
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:20 AM
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Default Re: Best Socket To Remove 4 Plugs on 2.5 '99?

Just did mine, you'll need some long extensions and duct tape them all together as even electrical lube wont release a plug from socket. If you replace 4, do all of them
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