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Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-27-2010, 12:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Is it too late to do a tranny flush?

P.S.,I should say if I didn't ?,I had no slippage and the Fluid was lookin good,no burnt smell,etc. It did have a very small amount of sludge in the bottom of the pan.Except for a metal magnet" or...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-27-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Is it too late to do a tranny flush?

After ALL my research here and elsewhere,plus family advice,I cannot emphasize enough,How A Tranny rebuild/replacement,would have ,and did cause me SEVERE Panic Anxiety! The relief I got from a...
Forum: How-To Submissions 08-24-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 42,406
Posted By greenrangerte49
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-24-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,215
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Is it too late to do a tranny flush?

I have 105000 miles on my 02 Ranger.I understand it was the First year an American company(Ford) built an Electronic controlled Five Speed Automatic(4R55R?)or? Anyway I had the Dealer Flush at 30000...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-24-2010, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: overfill after ATF&filter change

Thanks for your input Fluffy! I'm "HEP" ,about the reality of still Tranny and for that matter ANY maechanical failure! I have a few things that allay my Severe Anxiety! One,I'm retired on...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-21-2010, 08:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 949
Posted By greenrangerte49
02 Ranger ATF change Fixes ALL problems I had!

Thank You Ladies and Men! After a Month of Severe Rebuild Trans Anxiety,A simple Trans drain and filter w/gasket,removed my "O/D light off flashing",and the Firm shift between 1st&2nd! It seemed like...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-21-2010, 07:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By greenrangerte49
Thumbs up Re: overfill after ATF&filter change

Removed excess Fluid MerconV ,Yes I have auto 5 speed! ALL problems eliminated! Goes To show you.If I'd changed my ATF at lest at 30K Recommened by Ford,msaybe I'd never had this minor Firmness...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-20-2010, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By greenrangerte49
Cool Re: overfill after ATF&filter change

Thanks Cereal! I read the wrong info,OR,in my old age(The "Golden"?) years,that it was 6 quarts.Upon further research,I read it was THREE! DUH! Luckily,I only put in Five and I have a B&D Rabbit...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-18-2010, 11:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By greenrangerte49
overfill after ATF&filter change

2002 Ranger XLT 4X4 3.0V6 Automatic.Dropped pan,some sludge,New filter,etc.According to MY specs,It takes 6 quarts,w/o VConverter? So,I put in FIVE quarts Mercon V .Took for ten mile drive,shifted...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-09-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

Did I "steal your post too? I thought I was just continuing it? Along with my Grammar errors?,I took OVER a Post? I guess I'm the Real Dummy here! Maybe I should Crash Test My Ranger,Because I'm...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-09-2010, 07:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

Haven't done a recent flush.I suppose I need to "pull" the codes first(O/D light off flashing)?Thats about $100,don't wanna waste that $$ on Fluid that may not need it ,till I get the code read.I had...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-09-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

Sorry bout that! I have no way to tell besides looking at the Posts,etc.,to see how my sentences are showing up? Are they OK? I haven't typed any other way! Don't know if it's a problem with my PC...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-08-2010, 07:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

There is spaces here between sentences ,MIKE?Unless you're receiving something else,I don't have a clue what I'm doing or what you're seeing? NEVER EVER,had this come up since I built this...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-08-2010, 07:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

Spaces?,Between Sentences? I've BEEN tyoping according to the way a Keyboard works! If you're NOT seeing the spaces,I don't know what?,you're seeing?
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-07-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Unhappy Re: Tranny slipping after flush

No "noticeable slippage,except my 02 Ranger 4X4 Off Road XLT 3.0V6 with 5R55r?,seems? to shift from 1st right to 3rd or 4th.I got a quote for "pulling the O/D light off" flashing,for $98! However...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-03-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

I'm worried about the results that might come ,after the pan is removed.Can A band adjustment be made externally? What type of Scanner or code reader ,would "pull" these codes? I know I gotta spend...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-03-2010, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

I don't have "slipping" just firness,occasionally,from 1st to 2nd or 3rd? Then that O/D light off starts flashing.Shut it off upon return home ,drive again short distance,shifts OK,then light goes...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-02-2010, 06:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

I suppose it's futile to expect Ford to recall these early 2000 Ford nvehicles.I've been reading "Horror Stories",about these on Complaint forums,etc.? Scarry indeed! Especially in the "Peoples...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-01-2010, 06:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

P.S. Is there A Auto Transmission Expert here? Whorebuilds on a regular basis commercially.Probably busy rebuilding these 5R55re? Transmissions,that I've read somewhere: First American made...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 08-01-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

I don't have ANY dtetectable slippage! I "relearned " ,My Trans & Engine controls ,via a Battery disconnect,road test.At first All seemed?,well.However after about 15 miles,it started again,the ever...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 07-27-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

Thanks for your input "Crashtest Dummie"! I'm from Indiana too! Now In SoCal mountains.If you were out here ,I might get you help that I've depended on for years:My Sweet Seesters Husband! AKA,My...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 07-26-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,721
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Tranny slipping after flush

I have an 02 Ranger 4X4XLT 3.0V6 wit 105,000 miles.I too,have a Tranny problem.I was told by my bro-in-lawthat my 1st to 2nd gear firm shiftingAND O/D light OFF ,flashing,MIGHT?,be remedied by a...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 07-18-2010, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,459
Posted By greenrangerte49
Re: Need Help on Transmission 2005 automatic O/D off light flashing

Posted this same question on FlatRateTech Forum.Good Answer,although the guy was a bit "Down" on me for NOT having the "BIG trucks!Reminds me of a "clown" I met at a Gun Store.Got A rare 22 pistol,he...
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-25-2010, 09:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,196
Posted By greenrangerte49
ignition switch sticking pull key,still on

2002 Ranger XLT 4X4 Off Road pkg. 3.0V6 w/o Flex Fuel My Ignition switch will occasionally stick on,while I lock it to off! If I'm not careful pulling key out the switch will stay in "accessory or...
Forum: Electrical Tech 10-13-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,995
Posted By greenrangerte49
Thanks there,Men! No Modifications,ALL Stock...

Thanks there,Men! No Modifications,ALL Stock gauges."Idiot gauge" Confirmed! High-Low! Will check wires too! VERY consistant though,ON these LONNNNG trips,Farthest ,I've been in years to VA...
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