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Old 06-11-2010, 11:56 AM
Skynyrd Skynyrd is offline
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Default Nedd Help

Not exactly sure what happened but i dont have a first gear now. Long story short got stuck in a mudhole didnt let my RPMs go down threw it from reverse to drive heard a loud bang and thats all she wrote. Anyone know what happened for sure and how hard is it to fix.
99 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6
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Old 06-11-2010, 01:07 PM
Areyouforcereal? Areyouforcereal? is offline
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Default Re: Nedd Help

If it's a manual I would put my money on a Broken shift fork. I Broke one once doing a burnout. Started in first, shifted hard into second then when I tried to go back to first, there was nothing. Managed to find 4th and 5th gears and with a lot of clutch slipping got it home. I found a guy to fix it for $400. It only took him 2 days to remove the tranny tear down and fix it, and reinstall it. He said they are a weak link in the tranny.
2003 Ranger FX4 level II. 3" BL, 33x12.50 GT Radial Mud Claws, Custom front and rear bumpers with winch hookups, custom flatbed, with hi-lift, and full size spare mount, 12,000 lb winch mounted under bed, Electric fan, and of course a flowmaster.
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