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Old 02-09-2015, 06:39 AM
rangerroyxlt rangerroyxlt is offline
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Hey folks, I see others mention 1st. gen, 2nd gen...what the hell does this mean and how do I know or find out if my 2001/3.0 is this Vulcan that I see talked about????? Oh yeah, mine's a 01 Ranger Super-cab, 3.0 auto. 2whl.....is there something in the vin.?
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Old 02-09-2015, 06:51 AM
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The gen is short for generation and 1st gen is the first body style 2nd gen is the second body style and so on. I think 2001 is 4th gen but I could be wrong
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Old 02-09-2015, 10:39 AM
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And if your Ranger has a 3.0, it's a Vulcan. That's the only 3.0 ever used in Rangers.
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Old 02-09-2015, 12:40 PM
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Live long and prosper, Vulcan
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Old 02-09-2015, 04:01 PM
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Thank you gentlemen for the info, I shall prosper from your wisdom!!!
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