Re: 89 Ranger for my son
Originally Posted by CarsonChris
It was low when we bought the truck. I tried to drain it and the radiator drain tube was clogged with bits of rust and scale. Filled it with mix and it's staying up but need to take it apart and get it properly cleaned or replaced. My son wants to put another 100 thou on the truck. Need to fix a few items first.
If it's not leaking then I'd save my money. I always opened the petc*ck and put the garden hose inside the top and let it run for say 30 minutes. It helps to work the pet**** back and forth while the water is running. Always worked for me on my vehicles, as far as flushing the radiator only.
2001 Ranger Edge Regular cab, auto 4.0L 4x4 4.10LS
1989 Ranger Regular cab longbed, manual 2.9 4x4
Parts BroncoII's x 3
Last edited by Bird76Mojo; 01-17-2011 at 10:59 PM.