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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-16-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By kgo5xd
Re: 2006 ranger 3L PVC?

Do you mean PCV valve?


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 05-11-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 67,490
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: 4.0 sohc timing chain rattle - everything you need to know

I feel your pain.


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Forum: Exterior Tech 04-24-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Need some A/C help please.

Maybe the blend door is malfunctioning


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-14-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,816
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Leaking Thermostat housing

The were all new. I tried all that. It turns out the slits for the clip were not made wide enough. I guess the guy that made the aluminum housing didnít make them the right size. I hade to dremel...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-14-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

I just drove it around for a bit and no more smoke. Everything seemed to run great. Whew. I plugged it up to my forscan just see what the data says and I got an error code in the GEM. B1359. Guess I...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-14-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

You totally could have. I havenít sold them off yet. I figured Iíd sell them and the hoist and engine stand after Iím sure my work is done. I got everything together and had a small leak from the...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-11-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,816
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Leaking Thermostat housing

Anyone else have problems with the temperature sensor clips not going in? I couldnít for the life of me get them in so I remove the new housing and tried it with the housing out of the vehicle and...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-02-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,816
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Leaking Thermostat housing

I am about to replace mine for the 2nd time. I finished my timing job and when I started the truck for the first time I noticed a small leak at the thermostat housing. I ordered the all aluminum one....
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 04-02-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 67,490
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: 4.0 sohc timing chain rattle - everything you need to know

Yes. They both need washers. They are very thin so when you remove them they are hard to see cuz they are stuck to the tensioner


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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-01-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Harmonic balancer installation

I just did this to mine. The gap does line up with the key way. It must have turned the crank a little when you put the balancer on.


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-30-2019, 06:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

Iím actually already almost done putting the engine back in after replacing the timing components among other things. How much did the reman engine cost?


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-27-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Help with reassembly

Ahh. Thanks. That makes more sense. I havenít attached that part yet. I will get that bracket on and see how it lines up. Thanks!


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-27-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Help with reassembly

Yes! Thanks I think I see the spot for that bracket. Hereís a pic.https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190327/783218c9b53e8b4d6c208374d0d1ab1c.jpg

I figured out the small bolt. It holds a wiring...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-26-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Help with reassembly

Here are some pictures of the transmission tube. No matter how I twist it itís still far off. Could the section that is attached to the tranny have pulled up? Itís red colored. And the tube did get...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-26-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 504
Posted By kgo5xd
Help with reassembly

I have finally got the engine back in and I have having a little trouble remembering all the connections and wires and such. Right now there are three that are puzzling me. If anyone can assist with...
Forum: Electrical Tech 03-20-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Switch to Relays

Like thishttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190320/331e5bb8294156d9c3f6efac336c9d77.jpg


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Forum: How-To Submissions 03-19-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 79,549
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: NO HEAT Troubleshooting Guide

You try any of this?
https://youtu.be/-XjXTVJhFLM



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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-18-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

Thanks! I thought for sure I would at least get a smart ass comment from someone like dvrich telling me how stupid I am at the very least. Good to know the posts are there. Thanks for confirming.
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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-18-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

Are my posts being seen by anyone or am I a ghost? I ended up ordering a new bolt. My father in law said that the bolt stretches when over torqued and to replace it.


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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-16-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

When I was doing the right side timing(the rear which is left hand threaded to tighten) I think I over torqued it by a lot. I think since it was left handed my torque wrench didnít like it and just...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-15-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,393
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Timing chain rattle. How bad is it.

Turns out it was bad. Rear cassette broken in many pieces. No wonder replacing the hydraulic tensions didnít fix the rattle.

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Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 03-08-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 472
Posted By kgo5xd
What is this hose called?

What is this elbow hose called and where can I get it. Its located on the right valve cover. Itís currently cracked and dry...
Forum: Project Logs 03-03-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,326
Views: 92,656
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Tyler's 2007 Hooptie

Tapatalk makes photo upload easy.


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Forum: Project Logs 02-27-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 47,109
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: My POS Craigslist Special 92 Ranger

Does your cat have laser eyes?https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190228/591c12d7cf1b0c1428acb506be706f3f.jpg


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Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 02-26-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3,294
Views: 115,348
Posted By kgo5xd
Re: Jaws Ranger Thoughts

Use Tapatalk


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