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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 08-24-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 929
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Left key in "on" position overnight...

check the alternator first to see what it is putting out , the battery maybe fine
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 08-23-2017, 05:47 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,230
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Bed underside photos

the beds are interchangable , you need the fuel fill tube from the flareside to ause a flareside bed ,you also need the rear bumper from a flare side . going from a flare side to a fleetside you need...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 08-21-2017, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 929
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Left key in "on" position overnight...

Take the fan/water pmp belt off , try and start the truck , if it starts you are good , shut it off right away .
Forum: Lowered Suspension 08-11-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 943
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Lowering 1996 3/5

you would further a head getting the drop beams instead of using lowering coils , the beams will give you the same amount of suspension travel and you wont be riding on the bump stops , I used the...
Forum: Exhaust and Mufflers 06-08-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,528
Posted By mazdaman
Re: exhaust manifold to exhaust pipe

the y pipe is 900$ and the cat section is about 550$ here in Canada ,hence this is why I am looking at McGivering a solution
Forum: Exhaust and Mufflers 06-08-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,528
Posted By mazdaman
Re: exhaust manifold to exhaust pipe

Subbing , I have the same problem , y pipe to cat flanges are going . I thought I would take a gasket and make flanges to weld on to the pipes
Forum: Exterior Tech 05-05-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 13,745
Posted By mazdaman
Re: MY leaking third brake light repair method

I just had to add some weather stripping to mine , I used the weather stripping that is used with caps , cut it in 1/4 inch strips and added it to the existing gasket , worked on my last truck ....
Forum: Wheels and Tires 04-22-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,232
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Need help with wheel/tire sizing

Height wise the tire is 31.5 inchs so it will fit, it will depend on your rim offset and backspacing of your rims
Forum: Exterior Tech 04-17-2017, 03:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 526
Posted By mazdaman
Re: 99 Mazda b3000 bed/Ranger bed compatability

yes the beds are interchangeable. the only thing to watch for is the bed bolts , most likely you will have to change a few due to breakage , as for using the stepside bed you will have to shorten ...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 01-23-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Replaced front brake lines - Do I bleed all 4?

brake fluid is hydroscopic , it will absorb moisture . you had the system open so ,yes you should bleed all the lines especially if you never have flushed the brakes by bleeding . start with the...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-17-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By mazdaman
Re: mustang wheels

yes it will, so will a 255/60/17
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-17-2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By mazdaman
Re: mustang wheels

1 inch on the front , you could use spacers all round , the rear will clear without a spacer
Forum: Electrical Tech 07-26-2016, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 543
Posted By mazdaman
Re: possible alternator issues

getting approx 12v at the alt. is battery volts , you really need to test the alt. off the truck . bet you will find it is dead , i had one go , got it rebuilt worked perfectly , my truck now will...
Forum: Audio / Video 04-10-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By mazdaman
Re: multiple equalizers...

i would keep the phone flat and use the deck eq
Forum: Audio / Video 12-03-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 949
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Timed Auxiliary power for radio?

this is what you need to do http://www.the12volt.com/relays/page5.asp#drto
Forum: Audio / Video 10-15-2015, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Need Color Code Instruction Sheet for Wire Harness - Metra 70-1771

this i9s a partial list these connect to the factory wiring , there is a blue and blue white wire , one is remote turn on , on is for power attenna , dont know what the orange black wire is for...
Forum: General Tech 10-12-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 730
Posted By mazdaman
Re: 1994 ranger with no keys

search , ford ranger ignition lock removal , lots of info there
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 10-04-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 734
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Charging system trouble

if the battery and alternator check out fine ,then you should start with the battery terminals , after that check all the wiring and connections for the charging system . gremlins are tough to track...
Forum: Exterior Tech 08-28-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By mazdaman
Re: 2000 XLT Flareside

I have one but the distance is to far , just keep looking and one will turn up
Forum: Project Logs 08-09-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,073
Posted By mazdaman
Re: my new 2003 Ranger

The sport trac has a slightly different roof line , so I mixed parts to get it to mount ,there was a gap I wasnt happy with , the bolts pull the console tight to the roof
Forum: Project Logs 08-09-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,073
Posted By mazdaman
Re: my new 2003 Ranger

some interior shots
Explorer console
http://i986.photobucket.com/albums/ae343/greendragon2001/2003%20ranger/005_1.jpg...
Forum: Project Logs 08-08-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,073
Posted By mazdaman
Re: my new 2003 Ranger

Not yet , I am getting the truck rust proofed in a couple of weeks ,that will take car of the undercarriage
Forum: Project Logs 08-08-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,073
Posted By mazdaman
Re: my new 2003 Ranger

it has been a while since In have posted anything about my truck , life has had been very busy , A lot has changed on the truck all due to rust issues .
list of parts changed either rust free or...
Forum: Interior Tech 08-05-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By mazdaman
Re: 03 ranger door sensor

the sensor is on lower latch , it is a bitch to get at , you have to remove the interior panel and remove the latch to access the door pin switch
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 08-02-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 727
Posted By mazdaman
Re: Turbocharger installation

You also need to ask , how much boost do plan on running , what kind of engine mangement to use , are you going to intercool it , what gauges , should you use forged pistions and connecting rods ....
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