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Old 02-11-2017, 09:14 PM
Oscar_Cerda361 Oscar_Cerda361 is offline
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Hey guys, so the Ranger I got was in accident before I bought it, so the who'd passenger side was redone. Anyways the headlight on the passenger side is really loose and I'm pretty certain is because of a plastic piece I'm missing. Does anyone know what this is called? First pic is the headlight that fits and the second one is the headlight that's loose.


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Old 02-12-2017, 12:05 PM
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Are you referring to these brackets?


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Old 02-12-2017, 12:21 PM
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It'd help to know what year headlights we are looking at
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Old 02-12-2017, 12:43 PM
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Yes I think they are those brackets. Do you happen to know the exact name of them? I know the passenger side doesn't have a bracket and it's really loose. Either that or other pieces are missing. Keep in mind the whole passenger was totaled.


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07. My Ranger is an 07 Sport


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Old 02-12-2017, 12:44 PM
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I don't know what they are called but these are extra. But mi e are metal and came off my 2002 XLT. Not sure if they fit yours if yours are plastic.


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Old 02-12-2017, 12:46 PM
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I don't know what they are called but these are extra. But mi e are metal and came off my 2002 XLT. Not sure if they fit yours if yours are plastic.


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Alright well thank you. Think I might just go to a junk yard or pull a part and take it out of an old ranger. Thank you for your help!


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Old 02-12-2017, 12:51 PM
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According to the OWNERS MANUAL, they're called "retaining pins". And yes, the ones shown will work.
They aren't plastic, they're stamped steel.
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Old 02-12-2017, 12:52 PM
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According to the OWNERS MANUAL, they're called "retaining pins". And yes, the ones shown will work.


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Old 02-12-2017, 01:09 PM
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Old 02-12-2017, 05:42 PM
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They are called headlight retainers. Here is a link to Tasca Fords e bay site selling them.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-OEM-RIGH...FVTjyL&vxp=mtr

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-OEM-RIGH...dW~T76&vxp=mtr
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Old 02-13-2017, 12:51 AM
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[QUOTE=Mike69;2705473]They are called headlight retainers. Here is a link to Tasca Fords e bay site selling them.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-OEM-RIGH...FVTjyL&vxp=mtr

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NEW-OEM-RIGH...dW~T76&vxp=mtr[/QUOTE

That makes more sense than what the owners manual called them.
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