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Old 02-15-2010, 11:09 PM
Slobra232 Slobra232 is offline
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Default 2005 PATS Question

I have been told that the 2005 Ranger does not use the PATS system. Is this true? The reason I ask is I just purchased a remote start / alarm and was looking to see if I needed to purchase the bypass module.
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Old 02-16-2010, 04:24 AM
whfd930 whfd930 is offline
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the easyiest way that I found to check is to take the key to the local wal-mart, and have them put the key in their little machine they have to see if there is a chip in it.
Originally Posted by 2001xlt4d View Post
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it can get tough to get the tool to fit in the slot,
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Haynes: Remove small retaining clip.
Translation: Take off 15 years of stubborn crud, it's there somewhere..
Translation: Break every screwdriver in your box.
Haynes: This is a snug fit.
Translation: You will skin your knuckles! ... Clamp with adjustable wrench then beat repeatedly with hammer.,

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Old 02-16-2010, 04:52 AM
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2005 does not have PATS

I believe they stoped putting them in trucks in 2001 or 2002
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Old 02-16-2010, 05:11 AM
dos0711 dos0711 is offline
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