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Old 06-03-2011, 10:09 PM
spkrman005 spkrman005 is offline
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Default Tick,Tick,Tick'n like a diesel......

My '93 Ranger has always sounded like a diesel,unless I push clutch in. Now she grinds when I downshift into 3rd,even if I'm dog'n it,no matter how fast I'm going!! Has anyone ran into THIS one yet??
1993 XLT 2.3L 4cyl
Mods:the P235/75R/15's were on it when I bought it;installed Pioneer Super Tuner,ADS tweets,5" Nakamichi door spkrs,and Infinity BassLink.Monroe Sensatrack front shocks,Monroe air shocks in rear.All else is stock
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Old 06-03-2011, 10:20 PM
Clinton Clinton is offline
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Default Re: Tick,Tick,Tick'n like a diesel......

If its a rattling noise that goes away like you describe when you puch the clutch in, it may be a throw out bearing in there that went bad. I had a chevy that did that and thats all it was. I'm not 100% thats what your problem is but I had the same noise with the chevy
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