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Forum: Interior Tech 09-11-2017, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,254
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Manual shifter on expo console

I like that idea mhoward. Its just a direct fir for the cupholders i assume?

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Forum: Interior Tech 09-02-2017, 02:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,254
Posted By Dirt Devil
Manual shifter on expo console

I have searched and cant seem to find the answer. I have the expo full console in my 2000 extended cab and my shifter comes back far enough to crash into the console and eliminates the use of the...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-07-2016, 05:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

So bit of an update (for those who might be following). Changed the injector to number 3 and the misfire is still at 6. Checked all intake gaskets and theyre all still very usable. Now moving to hard...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-01-2016, 05:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

Currently im thinking it is an intake leak somewhere. Weather its a plenum or lower intake idk yet. It only idles rough not runs rough and there is no power loss. It also takes about 90+ miles for...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-31-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

This is engine number two for this ranger. Luckily its covered for piston rings etc... I just hope it isnt a new engine since this one is only 5 years old.
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-30-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

Im thinking thats along the lines of headlight fluid. This doesnt need to be a joking conversation.
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-30-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

Since it seems like the problem (given obvious numbers) what do I look at next?
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-30-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

So did the compression test and cylinder 6 is at 120 while 4 and 5 are between 150-170. My mechanic guy ( been doing this for 30+ years) says that should not create a misfire. Checked for a vac leak...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-28-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

Could it be the original injectors that they used when the engine was replaced? If so then i dont mind buying one every two weeks haha

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Motorcraft injectors ? Or will any quality...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-28-2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Cylinder 6 missfire

Yes i used motorcraft plugs. P0306 code keeps coming up. Fuel pressure is good. The engine is only 5 years old so I wouldnt think its a head gasket. Is there an easier way to check the injector?...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-28-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,221
Posted By Dirt Devil
Unhappy Cylinder 6 missfire

So I have searched this forum up and down and I havent found a definitive cause for my missfire.
Things I have replaced: spark plugs and wires (all 6), ignition coil and fuel filter.
The light...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 01-06-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Possible tranny replacement

The slave is only 6 months old. So hopefully I dont need to do that. I can only find a tranny for 800 and the clutch isnt that expensive so i dont mind doing that. Ill look into it tomorrow more....
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 01-06-2016, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Possible tranny replacement

Both. Extremely hard to get in and once its in it grinds and lurches
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 01-06-2016, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 533
Posted By Dirt Devil
Possible tranny replacement

So recently my tranny seems to have died. Putting it into second it lurches and grinds while in gear. Fourth gear grinds before it takes. Third and fifth will hum and "grind" while in gear. Third...
Forum: Exterior Tech 09-12-2015, 05:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,019
Posted By Dirt Devil
Forum: Exterior Tech 09-01-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By Dirt Devil
Skid plate bolts

I dont know if this has been asked already but my bolts on the skid plate have become lose and stripped over time. Would i just re tap the holes and get bigger bolts or just buy new bolts? Is there...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 08-31-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Replace (+) Battery Terminal

It has the double power cable. Which im sure you know that already...still just strip it back and screw it down? I have the terminal grease already
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 08-31-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 548
Posted By Dirt Devil
Replace (+) Battery Terminal

Hey guys i was going to replace my positive terminal today since the original was corroded. I got the terminal off the battery post but it doesnt look like it separates from the terminal too easy....
Forum: Vehicle Snapshots 03-26-2015, 04:35 AM
Replies: 12,827
Views: 599,273
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Post pics of vehicle you've seen around!

129453 Saw this beauty last night! In case you didnt know, its on a Dodge.
Forum: Off Topic 09-24-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Chrysler Help!!!

So lack of coolant wont effect the engine running?
Forum: Off Topic 09-24-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Chrysler Help!!!

Or theres still too much air in the system to let the coolant through
Forum: Off Topic 09-24-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Dirt Devil
Forum: Off Topic 09-24-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Chrysler Help!!!

Replaced the coolant bleeder/ temp sensor unit because the oe blew in half. Engine ran normal and at normal temp then over hested 20 minutes down the road and won't turn over. Having a problem...
Forum: Off Topic 09-24-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Dirt Devil
Chrysler Help!!!

Who here is an experienced chrysler repair man! Need help asap for fiances car. Other than telling me to junk it or burn it....it wasnt my choice to get it
Forum: Exterior Tech 08-12-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,063
Posted By Dirt Devil
Re: Halo wire to marker

Well scratch this whole thing cause theyre going back hahaha. They cant be adjust "up" enough to drive safely. I.e. they point at the ground at all times and when theyre adjusted they pull away from...
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