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Forum: Electrical Tech 06-05-2017, 10:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,335
Posted By damned225
Re: Hid headlights

That's why I say check your local laws. I have been reading over federal laws. Stats laws tend to be stricter on the lights. To the people who keep saying that "Phillips" or Sylvia don't make...
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-05-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,335
Posted By damned225
Re: Hid headlights

LED's are legal in some areas. Read your local laws and make sure they are adjusted correctly. As long as your not running super bright bulbs. Also for the people who haven't been in the loop with...
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-05-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,335
Posted By damned225
Re: Hid headlights

Check your local laws. I can use the housing I have on my 98 ranger. Just gotta have them aimed correctly where I am at.
Forum: Suspension Tech 06-05-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 623
Posted By damned225
Re: 1998 ranger 4wd to 2wd swap?

Just get the front knuckles from a 98-2000 2wd with torsion bars. They made them. Should bolt on.
Forum: Electrical Tech 08-01-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,363
Posted By damned225
Have you replaced the tensioner and idler pulley?...

Have you replaced the tensioner and idler pulley? I have used parts from all parts store (Napa, autozone, advanced, oriely's, peps, and standard auto) with only one alternator failing after a year.
Forum: General Tech 05-20-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By damned225
Sticking caliper, pad stuck on the bracket. Try...

Sticking caliper, pad stuck on the bracket. Try cleaning off some rust with a wire brush or sand paper, the install new hardware.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-17-2016, 10:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,993
Posted By damned225
Mine has no problems found what I need. If you...

Mine has no problems found what I need. If you want power turbos. Supercharger or nitrous. But the safest bet is increase displacement (v8 swap or bigger v6).

...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-13-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By damned225
Is there still air in the system? When was the...

Is there still air in the system? When was the last time a flush was done? What color was the coolant before and after the head gasket was done?




When "they" replaced the head gasket did...
Forum: General Tech 05-08-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By damned225
I agree with changing the belt. Also try and...

I agree with changing the belt. Also try and replace the serpentine belt tensioner, when wear out they can let the belt slip
Forum: General Tech 05-08-2016, 01:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By damned225
Check the fuel pressure, if you want to check it...

Check the fuel pressure, if you want to check it out. If you have good pressure then don't worry.
Forum: Exterior Tech 04-30-2016, 04:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,074
Posted By damned225
Second. Be careful people on here tend to bash...

Second. Be careful people on here tend to bash aftermarket parts. I ordered these, will try them out. They gotta be better then the hazed over stocker.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-21-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,003
Posted By damned225
Yeah but it helps to diagnose the problem. He...

Yeah but it helps to diagnose the problem. He could have a worn timing chain, or timing could be off, or problem with the engine running too hot.
Forum: General Tech 04-19-2016, 06:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 614
Posted By damned225
Checked the starter? How's the fluid? How's your...

Checked the starter? How's the fluid? How's your differential fluid?
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-18-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,003
Posted By damned225
Check your timing. Check your fan, and clean your...

Check your timing. Check your fan, and clean your radiator of debris, and coolant flush.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-14-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,003
Posted By damned225
Try running premium gas and see if it goes away.

Try running premium gas and see if it goes away.
Forum: General Tech 04-13-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,442
Posted By damned225
Being I live in Detroit and have both, I drive a...

Being I live in Detroit and have both, I drive a 4x4 daily because the trans blew in my 2wd. But a got set of tires and not burying it up to the axle a 2wd will work. Plus there are plenty of people...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 04-08-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,686
Posted By damned225
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Cheap insurance would be replace the o-ring. Where is the level at when you check it?
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 04-07-2016, 08:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,686
Posted By damned225
The torque converter could have installed...

The torque converter could have installed incorrectly and the seal could be leaking.
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 04-07-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By damned225
No nut on a 98. Unless he converted over to the...

No nut on a 98. Unless he converted over to the live axle. There is the vacuum hub and a clip ring the hold the axle in. Best bet for you is to get it out and take another vehicle to the store for...
Forum: Drivetrain Tech 04-07-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,686
Posted By damned225
Auto or manual trans?

Auto or manual trans?
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-05-2016, 10:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By damned225
A can of carb cleaner or propane, quick burst of...

A can of carb cleaner or propane, quick burst of it around the engine and vacuum lines. If there is a leak the engine should rev up a lil.


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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 04-05-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 561
Posted By damned225
Check for vacuum leaks. Check voltage at the o2...

Check for vacuum leaks. Check voltage at the o2 sensors. Have you tried cleaning the fuel injectors? Are there and cracked or missing vacuum lines? Is there a blockage in the exhaust?
Forum: Electrical Tech 04-04-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By damned225
Have you checked the battery cables? How's the...

Have you checked the battery cables? How's the battery? Is everything plug in, or tight?
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 03-31-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,069
Posted By damned225
Yeah a junkyard sensor is cheaper, but that...

Yeah a junkyard sensor is cheaper, but that sensor drives the oil pump. If it fails it might just that the rest of the motor with it.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 03-30-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,069
Posted By damned225
But a new sensor. It's the cam sync. But check...

But a new sensor. It's the cam sync. But check the connector first, if the connection is corroded it can effect the sensor. When replacing sensors always buy new so you know they work.
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