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Old 04-04-2011, 12:14 PM
Luriol Luriol is offline
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Question Engien Belt miles??

Hi I'm about to buy a Ford Ranger 2.3 Super Cab from 1998, but how far can it go before I need to change its engien belt?
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Old 04-04-2011, 12:37 PM
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Default Re: Engien Belt miles??

depends, does it have cracks, ribs missing?

i'd replace it anyways... its 14 years old lol
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Old 04-04-2011, 12:38 PM
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Default Re: Engien Belt miles??

Definately change the belts and do a tune up. I always do a tune up after I buy a new vehicle.
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Old 04-04-2011, 12:49 PM
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Default Re: Engien Belt miles??

it diten have eny cracks or rips. and i have been replaced befor. buy Ford, so it aint 14 years old but im not sure if it have driven over the limit of its lifetime the internet say it can go from 60,000 miles to 120,000 miles, and if iam right it have gorn abit over the 60,000 miles but not much
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Old 04-06-2011, 12:45 PM
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Awesome! Rock that old belt! But I'd get a spare just in case.... you never know.
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