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Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 07-27-2016, 08:22 PM
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Posted By jw7783
Removed snorkel, changed nothing. Tried airbox as...

Removed snorkel, changed nothing. Tried airbox as it should be, slightly apart and then so maf was loose and not seated fully and it runs exactly the same. Im leaning towards it being a bad intake...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-24-2016, 08:49 AM
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Views: 320
Posted By jw7783
17" rims for 97 4x4?

Does anyone know of any 17" wheels that will fit a 97 4x4? Not looking to buy new. I read the main issue is normally the center bore not being big enough to clear locking hub.
Forum: Trucks 07-02-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,442
Posted By jw7783
Double checked intake i think its good. How much...

Double checked intake i think its good. How much for pump shipped to CT 06029
Forum: Trucks 07-01-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By jw7783
Intake tube assembly? P/s pump too

Intake tube assembly? P/s pump too
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-30-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By jw7783
Are you positive it wont? If so ill leave them. I...

Are you positive it wont? If so ill leave them. I doubt it would ever see over 10-15 even crossing fields
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-29-2016, 07:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By jw7783
The previous guy bypassed inertia switch, all 3...

The previous guy bypassed inertia switch, all 3 wires are tied together switch isnt even there. So in theory it should be fine as long as the wires dont come apart to short system?
Forum: Electrical Tech 06-29-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By jw7783
Is that the one under dash on passenger side i...

Is that the one under dash on passenger side i believe?

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I have no idea honestly, thats why i wanted to ask

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Forum: Electrical Tech 06-29-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By jw7783
Airbag Disconnection?

97 Ranger strictly a woods truck will never see road again. How can I disable airbags so they won't go off if i slam into a tree? Doing research, i came up with 2 impact sensors on rad support, and 2...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 06-28-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By jw7783
MAF issues

97 ranger 3.0 auto 4x4. With airbox loosely apart, maf just resting in housing and unplugged, it runs decent, can drive around for half hour in woods bouncing around only cut out once over big bump....
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 06-24-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
Update. Tested iac valve it was good. Put in new...

Update. Tested iac valve it was good. Put in new sending unit and pump. Barely ran, unplugged maf and it ran good idles a bit high but as soon as i plug it in it cuts out and dies. Unplugged it and...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-29-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
Got a new Idle charge sensor? (Small sensor in...

Got a new Idle charge sensor? (Small sensor in intake tube) didnt change it only way i can get it to run is turning key on to prime system repeatedly and it'll run 20-30 seconds and stumbles out....
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-23-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
It runs but not good. Dropped tank wiggled plug...

It runs but not good. Dropped tank wiggled plug on it. Fuel pump kicked on with key. Looked for inertia switch but it was gone, 2 of the wires were wrapped together 3rd wasnt so i wrapped that with...
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-23-2016, 05:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
Ya theres a 3 wire plug i believe on top of...

Ya theres a 3 wire plug i believe on top of sending unit. Ill take a better look today. These trucks dont have a fuel cutoff/ inertia switch do they?
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-22-2016, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
Ya thats what im doing now. Any idea if a tank...

Ya thats what im doing now. Any idea if a tank from a 98 will work? It doesnt matter if tank is smaller just want to make sure plugs will match up.
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-22-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
Well checked it out, PO welded braces in cant get...

Well checked it out, PO welded braces in cant get tank out without pulling wheel, he snapped a green plastic piece (vent?) on top and sending unit is so rusted i cant get it out since its epoxied in....
Forum: 3.0 Vulcan Tech 05-22-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By jw7783
97 3.0 Won't Start

Picked up 97 3.0 not running guy said it needs temp sensor and sending unit. It should still run with bad temp sensor correct? And also, sending unit is in tank but is the pump attached to it? The...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 05-17-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By jw7783
Re: Hello from CT

Guess I should have phrased that better, what's the tallest to go with stock suspension geometry? Lift coils/spacers, shackles, leafs. I thought these front axles like to camber in at a certain...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 05-17-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 689
Posted By jw7783
Hello from CT

Just picked up my first ranger, 97 3.0 lifted 7" supposedly, some suspension some body. Said it needs sending unit and temp sensor havent really had chance to dig into it yet. One question i have is...
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