Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts!

Go Back   Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts! > >
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Welcome to Ford Ranger Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread

  #1  
Old 03-29-2011, 09:54 AM
Sloan Sloan is offline
Ford Ranger Owner
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 70
Default Rear diff LSD?

Hey guys I have a 2003 4.0l auto edge. I am trying to find out if I have a rear LSD. I was told it did when I bought it but I'm scepticle as it doesnt seam to be acting like one how do I find out short of having some one watch when I'm spinning tires

----------

My vin is 1ftzr45e23pa55795 if that helps
It would also be nice to know gearing and anything else you can tell me
Thanks guys
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:00 AM
dixie_boysles dixie_boysles is offline
5.Oh All the way

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 6,581
Send a message via Yahoo to dixie_boysles
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

Look on your tag inside the door. It should have a rear axle code. what does it say?
__________________
2014 F150 SuperCrew XLT 4x4
275/65/17 Falken Wildpeak AT3W | Shorty Antenna | Tinted Windows | ProClip Phone Mount |5.0 v8 |Tow Package | Oxford White


Sold/Totaled: 2006 Ranger XLT 2D SuperCap 4x4 Torch Red
15x8 Pacer 164P Polished Wheels | 31x10.50 BFG ATs | Level II Tow Hooks | FX4 Red Insert Seats
Tinted Windows | 6000K HIDs | Kobalt Low Profile Toolbox | Pioneer Speakers
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:11 AM
Sloan Sloan is offline
Ford Ranger Owner
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 70
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

R7
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:12 AM
dixie_boysles dixie_boysles is offline
5.Oh All the way

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 6,581
Send a message via Yahoo to dixie_boysles
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

you have limited slip then.

its the 8.8 L/S Rearend with Ford's limited Slip.

Information is here:

http://www.fordrangerforum.com/drive...xle-codes.html

Mine says 97, so I have the Open diff with 4.10s
__________________
2014 F150 SuperCrew XLT 4x4
275/65/17 Falken Wildpeak AT3W | Shorty Antenna | Tinted Windows | ProClip Phone Mount |5.0 v8 |Tow Package | Oxford White


Sold/Totaled: 2006 Ranger XLT 2D SuperCap 4x4 Torch Red
15x8 Pacer 164P Polished Wheels | 31x10.50 BFG ATs | Level II Tow Hooks | FX4 Red Insert Seats
Tinted Windows | 6000K HIDs | Kobalt Low Profile Toolbox | Pioneer Speakers

Last edited by dixie_boysles; 03-29-2011 at 10:16 AM.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:16 AM
Sloan Sloan is offline
Ford Ranger Owner
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 70
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

That's good to know, well I guess I should change the fluid what should I use?
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:16 AM
dixie_boysles dixie_boysles is offline
5.Oh All the way

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 6,581
Send a message via Yahoo to dixie_boysles
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

It should tell you in your owners manual exactly what to use
__________________
2014 F150 SuperCrew XLT 4x4
275/65/17 Falken Wildpeak AT3W | Shorty Antenna | Tinted Windows | ProClip Phone Mount |5.0 v8 |Tow Package | Oxford White


Sold/Totaled: 2006 Ranger XLT 2D SuperCap 4x4 Torch Red
15x8 Pacer 164P Polished Wheels | 31x10.50 BFG ATs | Level II Tow Hooks | FX4 Red Insert Seats
Tinted Windows | 6000K HIDs | Kobalt Low Profile Toolbox | Pioneer Speakers
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:17 AM
Sloan Sloan is offline
Ford Ranger Owner
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 70
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

How do I find my gearing
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:23 AM
dixie_boysles dixie_boysles is offline
5.Oh All the way

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 6,581
Send a message via Yahoo to dixie_boysles
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

https://dl-web.dropbox.com/get/Publi...pdf?w=899c1311<--CLICK ME

----------

its in my post above:

Quote:
you have limited slip then.

its the 8.8 L/S Rearend with Ford's limited Slip.

Information is here:

http://www.fordrangerforum.com/drive...xle-codes.html

Mine says 97, so I have the Open diff with 4.10s
You have 4.10 gears

__________________
2014 F150 SuperCrew XLT 4x4
275/65/17 Falken Wildpeak AT3W | Shorty Antenna | Tinted Windows | ProClip Phone Mount |5.0 v8 |Tow Package | Oxford White


Sold/Totaled: 2006 Ranger XLT 2D SuperCap 4x4 Torch Red
15x8 Pacer 164P Polished Wheels | 31x10.50 BFG ATs | Level II Tow Hooks | FX4 Red Insert Seats
Tinted Windows | 6000K HIDs | Kobalt Low Profile Toolbox | Pioneer Speakers
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:45 AM
Sloan Sloan is offline
Ford Ranger Owner
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 70
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

I really appreciate the help thanks again
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 03-29-2011, 10:57 AM
dixie_boysles dixie_boysles is offline
5.Oh All the way

 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 6,581
Send a message via Yahoo to dixie_boysles
Default Re: Rear diff LSD?

No problem, thats what we are here for .

Stick around, you'll love the place.

check these out too:

http://www.fordrangerforum.com/gener...-interest.html
__________________
2014 F150 SuperCrew XLT 4x4
275/65/17 Falken Wildpeak AT3W | Shorty Antenna | Tinted Windows | ProClip Phone Mount |5.0 v8 |Tow Package | Oxford White


Sold/Totaled: 2006 Ranger XLT 2D SuperCap 4x4 Torch Red
15x8 Pacer 164P Polished Wheels | 31x10.50 BFG ATs | Level II Tow Hooks | FX4 Red Insert Seats
Tinted Windows | 6000K HIDs | Kobalt Low Profile Toolbox | Pioneer Speakers
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Blown Rear-diff :'( dan24 Drivetrain Tech 6 12-28-2010 12:27 AM
Rear Diff. cover tmbrockett General Ford Ranger Discussion 0 11-12-2010 10:14 AM
4x4 Front diff = rear diff? wintermute Drivetrain Tech 9 10-24-2010 08:01 AM
Rear Diff Temp. ZWilson07 Drivetrain Tech 45 08-30-2010 07:49 PM
Rear Diff. Leak SilverRanger Drivetrain Tech 8 07-07-2009 09:46 AM