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Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 03-27-2011, 06:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 16,642
Posted By jeffrey23
Re: How to replace Spark Plugs on a 97 2.3L

i have a 96 2.3, the easiest way to get the plugs started is to get a 8 inch or so piece of hose that the plug fits into very snug, with the hose you can feel the threads start,
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 10-02-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,505
Posted By jeffrey23
Re: Drive Shaft Balancer keeps fallen off!

my year ranger ('96) has a steel drive shaft, the harmonic damper/ balancer feel off because the rubber that mounts it to the shaft dry rotted, it fell off when the truck had about 55,000 miles, it...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 03-11-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,505
Posted By jeffrey23
Re: Drive Shaft Balancer keeps fallen off!

he is talking about a dampener i think, it is a rubber mounted colar around the front of the drive shaft, it cuts down on harmonic vibrations, mine came loose about 3 years ago, i took it off, and my...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-16-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 16,890
Posted By jeffrey23
when it snows, i throw the snow that i am...

when it snows, i throw the snow that i am shoveling around the truck in the bed, when the roads clear up, i just shovel it back out, that way i am not driving around with 300 lbs of weight, bringing...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-16-2010, 03:31 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,863
Posted By jeffrey23
i have insurance, take it! it is worth more than...

i have insurance, take it! it is worth more than i paid for it
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 02-14-2010, 05:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,158
Posted By jeffrey23
water pumps will squel like crazy, be fore the...

water pumps will squel like crazy, be fore the bearings let go, the best way to check is to start it up, grab a long screw driver, or a pry bar, put one end on the body of the pully or water pump,...
Forum: General Tech 02-14-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,473
Posted By jeffrey23
i could be a u-joint, when a u joint gets...

i could be a u-joint, when a u joint gets ''tight'', instead of ''loose'', they will vibrate at speed, i know it sounds weird but i have replaced u joints that were so tight because of rust and some...
Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 02-14-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,817
Posted By jeffrey23
are you sure you have fuel? can you hear the pump...

are you sure you have fuel? can you hear the pump when you turn the key on? if so go over all of the ignition parts again, the plugs are in the order? i tend to think it is a fuel problem, is the air...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-13-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 27,311
Posted By jeffrey23
'96 with 73,549

'96 with 73,549
Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 02-12-2010, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,612
Posted By jeffrey23
buy a "swivel" for you 3/8 ratchet, and a peice...

buy a "swivel" for you 3/8 ratchet, and a peice of rubber house about a foot long, make sure the end of the spark plug fits in it snug, take the ratchet with the swivel and losen the hard to reach...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-11-2010, 07:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,307
Posted By jeffrey23
not every state has an emissions teat to pass...

not every state has an emissions teat to pass inspection, maine dosnt, so if your state does not require you to hook up to an computer when you get inspected, there is one less problem
Forum: Introduce Yourself 02-09-2010, 06:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By jeffrey23
berwick ME

berwick ME
Forum: Introduce Yourself 02-09-2010, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By jeffrey23
hello from maine

hello everyone, like the title says i am from maine, so most of my ranger related problems/fixxes are rust related, i have a 1996 2.3 5 speed regular cab 2x4 i bought it with 51000 miles, after 3.5...
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