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Old 10-10-2010, 10:14 PM
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Default OHC on 04 Ranger

I have seen alot of OHC on your Rangers. 2 questions, What year Explorer consoles do I search for, and can I do this mod on an 04 Ranger?
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Old 10-11-2010, 03:37 AM
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95-01 and yes
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Old 10-11-2010, 03:40 AM
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Make sure you get the one with out sunroof button

Some wires on the 2004 changed so read the instructions carefully. There is a how to on the site.
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Old 10-11-2010, 07:29 AM
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There is a how to on the site.
and its a great write up too
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Old 10-11-2010, 07:46 AM
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Default Re: OHC on 04 Ranger

Thanks for the quick replies. I am new to the forum. You guys have some good stuff on here. I have read the how-to and that's what got me interested. Thanks again.
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Old 10-11-2010, 08:17 AM
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Thanks for the quick replies. I am new to the forum. You guys have some good stuff on here. I have read the how-to and that's what got me interested. Thanks again.
Also check the how to on taking it apart and painting it so you can match it up to your truck
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Old 10-11-2010, 08:27 AM
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Also check the how to on taking it apart and painting it so you can match it up to your truck
You dont necessarily have to take it apart to paint it. I didnt take mine apart, I just did careful taping:


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Old 10-15-2010, 07:54 PM
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Default Re: OHC on 04 Ranger

Guys thanks again for the info very helpful. Picked up the ohc today, 10 bucks for everything. few questions. i have an 04 ranger and want to know if any has what wires go where i looked at the how-to but it seems to be an 03 and my wiring is a little different. got most of it figured out but want to double check. also the lamps come on when i open the door but cannot turn them on with the button on the ohc ant help appreciated. and lastly good place to run the wires for the temp sensor thru the firewall any help again appreciated. thanks in advance.
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Old 10-27-2010, 07:35 PM
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Default Re: OHC on 04 Ranger

Where did you pick your OHC up from? I wanna do this to my 06 but have no clue where to start.
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Old 10-27-2010, 07:48 PM
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i have an 04 ranger and want to know if any has what wires go where i looked at the how-to but it seems to be an 03 and my wiring is a little different.
2004~2006 changes:

Console Power (Explorer Yellow/Gray at console)-
2003 Ranger: Yellow/Black at radio harness
2004-2006 Ranger: Black/Pink at radio harness

Speed Sensor Input (Explorer Gray/Black at console)-
2003 Ranger: Gray/Black at GEM
2004-2006 Ranger: Gray/Black in large wire bundle through firewall near P-brake mechanism

Map Light Power (Explorer Lt. Green/Orange at console)-
2003 Ranger: Lt. Green/Orange at dome light
2004-2006 Ranger: Lt. Green/Orange at dimmer module
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Old 10-29-2010, 05:37 AM
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Default Re: OHC on 04 Ranger

Some of the older mountineers have them too. Thats where i got mine
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Old 07-09-2011, 05:06 AM
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OOPS! posted in wrong thread.
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