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Old 04-03-2011, 10:02 AM
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Default Buying my first Ranger

I am retiring in 3 months. My 95 GMC 2500 11 to 13 MPG sucks. I will keep it for hauling wood, hay, etc. I'm thinking about buying a 1998 to 2003 Ford Ranger 4x4, 3.0 L, 5 manual. I see posts of a few trucks that get low mileage, but most of what I read is positive. Any tips on what to look for and what to look out for?
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Old 04-03-2011, 03:16 PM
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Welcome and good luck on your search.
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Old 04-03-2011, 03:21 PM
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watch out for the cam syncro on the 3.0...known for trouble and if they go you can kiss your engine goodbye
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Old 04-03-2011, 07:23 PM
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welcome to FRF, Wayne!
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Old 04-03-2011, 07:29 PM
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Old 04-04-2011, 03:51 AM
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Skip on the 3.0 and go for the 4.0 More hauling power and same or even better mpg
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Old 04-04-2011, 03:27 PM
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Welcome, enjoy the site!!!
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