Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts!

Go Back   Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts! >
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Welcome to Ford Ranger Forum

Showing results 1 to 25 of 91
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: CharlieM
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 02-10-2018, 05:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 4x4 front end pops

quik test is jack up front and try to move wheel. top n bottom, then side to side. plan on getting alignment soon too. I would try to do both sides while its down
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 02-10-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 318
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 2006 ranger xlt 4x4 not working correctly

Look into replacing the motor for transfer 4x4 - low 4x4, It is only 4 bolts to replace not oil to drip out and a wire connector. and of course the fuses
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-10-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By CharlieM
Re: E Brake Help

Fluid Film it way better than any PB or WD. Its fun getting it out . just measure it before ordering replacement so many lengths
Forum: Exterior Tech 02-04-2018, 04:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By CharlieM
Re: older model 06+ wiring question

Ebay of course, it may be best to go out farther than your local, I driven 4 hours to Georgia to get parts, but try this too http://car-part.com/
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-18-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,013
Posted By CharlieM
Re: Temperature gauge issues

make sure you do some type of air pocket removal. have truck pointing up to allow for the air to move to highest point
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-18-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 419
Posted By CharlieM
Re: Hard start after changing lower intake gasket

Hate to say but maybe need to tear down again to confirm nothing in the way all the bolts should be the same in length, i recently changed valve covers and I think I broke the camshaft sensor not...
Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 01-14-2018, 07:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,138
Posted By CharlieM
Re: Truck doesn't start, but cranks.. help.

Im sorry I would check the fuel pressure on the rail before any parts installed
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 01-14-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 2012 T6 Ranger clutch bleeding

glad to hear, happy trails
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-14-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,441
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 4.0 OHV Swap

yes the egr fails sometime, should be able to use long block
Forum: General Tech 01-14-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 883
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 83 Ranger engine and trans upgrade

If you can use the wiring from the donor truck it maybe do able
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 01-13-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 13,360
Views: 464,154
Posted By CharlieM
Re: What did you do to your ranger today thread IV

found the camshaft sensor, wow it is hidden. found it broken then the snow come in. hopefully auto store has a replacement

----------

that camper is sharp, looks good
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 01-08-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,004
Posted By CharlieM
Re: 2012 T6 Ranger clutch bleeding

Thought most of the clutch cylinder had to be bench bleed. Due to the installed in vehicle not allow air to get out bench bleed can move it around to allow air to get out. good luck
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-08-2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,013
Posted By CharlieM
Re: Temperature gauge issues

You able to figure this out. I had a same issue 2 temp sensor from auto zone none worked correctly
So i went on the change out to After market temp gauge , found at LMCTruck.com the pillar mount...
Forum: General Tech 01-04-2018, 02:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By CharlieM
Re: Coolant temperature sending unit - coolant temperature sensor

Just fought mine over this same thing. changed out to a manual temp gauge, had the front of the truck up on an embankment to allow all the air to go to the front . run for 30 seconds, then off for 30...
Forum: General Tech 10-08-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By CharlieM
Re: High idle while rolling in neutral

100% sure the gauge is correct?
Forum: General Tech 10-08-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 181
Posted By CharlieM
MIL of the vapor canister

i have a 00 ranger XLT 4x4 w 4.0l was auto now is manual. the mil has showing the vapor line leak. Ive all but pulled the lines out, blow air back into the tank and then removed tank cap and had...
Forum: General Tech 08-22-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,684
Posted By CharlieM
You could regret using auto lite they are cheap...

You could regret using auto lite they are cheap for a reason. They made cheap. Anything other than autolite plugs

----------



Passenger side if you remove the air take duct its fairly...
Forum: Interior Tech 03-13-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,579
Posted By CharlieM
Use a torx bit or a vise grip pull out after loose

Use a torx bit or a vise grip pull out after loose
Forum: Interior Tech 03-12-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,579
Posted By CharlieM
Take the back door and shake it to see if any ...

Take the back door and shake it to see if any any any movement is there. If it not latch the front doors not latch all the way. I believe that you have the same issue I have had on 4 of my...
Forum: Interior Tech 03-11-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,579
Posted By CharlieM
Yes this happens to mine also, adjusted a bit...

Yes this happens to mine also, adjusted a bit its good. But I still pull latch out of doot and lubed up both door latches
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-08-2015, 04:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By CharlieM
You may need to put all the sensor off the bad...

You may need to put all the sensor off the bad motor onto the bettrr motor
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-07-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 796
Posted By CharlieM
Other than fuel pressure test

Other than fuel pressure test
Forum: Interior Tech 03-07-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,579
Posted By CharlieM
The switch in the door latch can't be lubed...

The switch in the door latch can't be lubed wuthout takin the door latch out they sre known for going bad. Not that hard to do just a pain if you have big hands. Lmctruck.com or rockauto.com has a...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-01-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 846
Posted By CharlieM
Its possible that there is a air pocket, or the...

Its possible that there is a air pocket, or the thermostat is goibg bad, or the fan clutch is going bad. Does it go back down when driving, does go down when sitting? Of course it could be that no...
Forum: General Tech 03-01-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 479
Posted By CharlieM
Rockauto.com will give you what years and models...

Rockauto.com will give you what years and models the part fits only thing I found bad is you need to use a computer if you use a tablet or smartphone does not give the options
Good luck
Showing results 1 to 25 of 91