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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 03-06-2016, 12:09 PM
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: 1999 ranger 3.0 engine siezed up?

Well I bought it for $700 the guy told me it just lost oil pressure. The guy told me he just recently had new ball joints upper and lower installed. All steering parts replace, new shocks, and new...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 03-06-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: 1999 ranger 3.0 engine siezed up?

I was thinking about it a bit and I thought of the head gasket as well.

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I guess i should add I have a 3.0 with 100,000 miles on it sitting in my shed from when i had my ranger 3...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 03-06-2016, 05:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By timothy47129
1999 ranger 3.0 engine siezed up?

I'm buying a 1999 3.0 ranger today that has a seized engine and am looking for opinions on where to start with it when I get it home. Is there anything simple that could cause it to seem like it is...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-21-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

I wasnt sure what was considered normal for an average set up.I wish i had access to a good meter,I dont expect my buddys $25 ebay one to be very accurate.But i guess accurate or not should be able...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-19-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

Will do a you tube vid when done.I will try turned around just for fun but then I wouldn't be able to lean my seat back were I like it.the box is pretty tight to the back of the cab the way it sits...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-19-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

4 Older mtx thunders single voice coil.
Forum: Audio / Video 01-17-2012, 08:51 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

I got it all in tonight and wow it hits hard.It could just be me though beacuse Im used to having subwoofers in the trunk not in a truck.It was well worth the time it took.And the end result is...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-16-2012, 09:40 PM
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: Show Your System

heres my 4 12s build. Part finished but will update pics when done http://i777.photobucket.com/albums/yy55/timothy47129/IMG00220-20120116-1617.jpg
Forum: Audio / Video 01-16-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

i will post pics when i get a chance
Forum: Audio / Video 01-16-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

Well i ended up building one like the one like on you tube.And still have room to put stuff behind seat and recline the seats back.Now on to carpet install on box , head unit install,wiring amp and...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-16-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

Well that sucks.Guess I will just build a square down fire box.even though i really like the one on you tube just wonder how it sound aimed at the back of the seats?
Forum: Audio / Video 01-16-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

Its gonna be sealed and 1.25 cubic feet per section.And i have a 3.5 farad cap for now untill i upgrade alternators
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

yeah or i could just stagger each one.
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

check this out from another ranger board i posted on.I might have to go this route with out the caps and amp rack http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBEFmHiSzzg
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

I just did some quick measuring and i have 50" from door to door so it will be a tight squeeze but I should be able to fit 4 12s with them mounted damn near touching side to side.I know i will have...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 09:26 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

looks good but if those are 10s 12s would be a tight squeeze wouldnt they
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

thanks for the offer but its gotta be 12s got them sittin here waiting for an enclosure tomorrow.I dont know if i can do the down fire with 4 12s because of space.I might be stuck with them up.
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By timothy47129
Re: box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

That was my thinking.It would sound distorted because my ears would hear it before it got the sound waves got a chance to bounce back with them facing up.Its gonna be fun to build a box to fire them...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-15-2012, 06:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,681
Posted By timothy47129
box for 4 12s in ranger supercab

Is anyone running 4 12s in their ranger super cab?what is the best way to face the subs?up? down ?toward seats? i attached a pic i found online of what i would like to build but think i would hear...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-09-2011, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,118
Posted By timothy47129
Re: Dead cylinder/Misfire

He prob. did whats called a cylinder power balance test and it is used to see if all of the engine cylinders are producing the same amount of power.He can also turn the injectors on and off to...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-03-2011, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,274
Posted By timothy47129
Re: anyone painted there plastic valve covers?polished intake?

no one? wow guess i will have to do it and post plenty of pics.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-03-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,581
Posted By timothy47129
Re: 3.0 starts but wont stay running

hold the gas part way down while starting and see if it starts.If it starts but no idle prob IAC valve.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-03-2011, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 846
Posted By timothy47129
Re: Heater Issues?

Sounds like time for a t-stat replacement and coolant system flush.Idk why but both 3.0 ford i have had have had problems with thermostat getting stuck open.just my luck i guess.On my ranger 1x and...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-03-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,121
Posted By timothy47129
Re: What is this part, and how can I fix it?

That sir is your upper intake manifold.And those are coolant lines that run to it to heat it.Those lines split off your 3/4" heater hoses dont they?It seems to me you have 3 options.Replace...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 12-03-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,845
Posted By timothy47129
Re: Whining sound

It will run quieter on atf than power steering fluid.And atf is what ford would sell you for it.I flushed and refilled my windstar and it was louder than ever.So i talked to ford and reflushed with...
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