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Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 09-25-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 637
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: power steering lines

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I'm having power steering issues. I took these picture becuase the sleeve on the steering shaft (if thats what it's called) looks ripped.
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-21-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

New problem....

Its completely off and unhooked......

How the heck do I take it out! There is no room any where..
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-21-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

Back to report a hammer works. :)

It was just on there pretty darn good. Which I figured.

Now to get the plastic clip out....
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-21-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

Yeah, im working on the side going threw the wheel well of the right front tire.

I feel like I can see everything but for some reason the darn thing wont come out. I have take the 2 large bronze...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-21-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

Really? I only count 2 bronze bolts that I can see.

And I need a picture of the alternator. Cant seem to get the wires out from the back.

Out of all the cars and trucks I have owned, this takes...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-21-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

Im working on a 2005 ranger and the alternator is a B to get too.

Any thought? I have the belt and both bolts off but its still not loose and I can't figure out how to get to the wires in the...
Forum: 4.0 SOHC / 4.0 OHV Tech 01-20-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,848
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Replacing Alternator - Tips and/or Tricks?

Can't find a "How To" on changing the alternator.
Forum: General Tech 01-13-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,315
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: A few oil questions

Interesting. Regardless thanks for the info and ideas. I will talk to some mechanics and see what they say. I don't do that much highway driving and its more stop and go for me. I live in So Cal.......
Forum: General Tech 01-13-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,315
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: A few oil questions

Thanks for the input. And thats why I asked because I have a 4 cylinder. So do you think I should switch to 0W20 because of my high mileage? I read that link you posted as well and didnt understand...
Forum: General Tech 01-13-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,315
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: A few oil questions

Did a search and found this thread.

I have a couple of oil questions myself.

I have a 2WD 2005 Ranger with a 2.3L, 4 cylinder engine. I have a little over 106k miles on it and was wonder what...
Forum: Audio / Video 01-10-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,369
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How do I get better AM reception from my radio?

Sports Radio is all I listen too.

Petros and Money show FTW
Forum: Audio / Video 01-10-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,369
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How do I get better AM reception from my radio?

FM works great but I notice a drastic difference in signal from FM to AM.

AM is very weak and sometimes cuts in and out. I wish there was a way to make the AM signal stronger.
Forum: Audio / Video 01-09-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,369
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How do I get better AM reception from my radio?

What do you mean a coil wire?

Like a strand of it? And what type of material are you talking about?
Forum: Audio / Video 01-09-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,369
Posted By Cheez-It
How do I get better AM reception from my radio?

I've Googled the hell out of the question and most answers are for home or house radios.

I have a stock radio in my 2005 Ranger. No CD or cassette player, just a AM and FM radio.

Any idea how...
Forum: How-To Submissions 11-29-2012, 12:43 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 47,157
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How To 06 Mirror Swap

There were very low spacers and the mirrors still fit only cutting the 4. They were not nearly as big as the ones I cut. No problems so far.
Forum: How-To Submissions 11-16-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 47,157
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How To 06 Mirror Swap

Here are some pics I took. Mirrors are on. Took about 45 min.


Old mirrors out. You can see there are no spacers/risers like the new 06 mirrors.
...
Forum: How-To Submissions 11-15-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 47,157
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How To 06 Mirror Swap

Alright, here are 2 pics. Really awesome mirrors at a great price.

http://img51.imageshack.us/img51/7217/photo1zaq.jpg (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/51/photo1zaq.jpg/)

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Forum: How-To Submissions 11-14-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 278
Views: 47,157
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How To 06 Mirror Swap

Just got my new ones today. They will be going on Friday. The best place I found threw eBay is.....
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Forum: Exterior Tech 11-01-2012, 01:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Driver Side door refuses to open

This thread might help. Changed my door handle yesterday.

http://www.fordrangerforum.com/how-submissions/13501-how-replace-exterior-door-handle.html
Forum: How-To Submissions 10-31-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 26,978
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How to: Replace exterior door handle

I'm stuck here as well. Handle is on but I cant get the rod or turn it to connect to the handle.
Forum: General Tech 10-08-2012, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: Door Handle Help.... (pics included)

Awesome. Thanks for the link. Guess some of the pics got deleted.
Forum: General Tech 10-07-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 690
Posted By Cheez-It
Door Handle Help.... (pics included)

Snapped my passenger side plastic handle off yesterday.... couldn't find any info on the board about fixing it.

Anyone ever had this happen or know how to fix this??
Forum: Misc Items 09-30-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,949
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: LOTS of parts! Wiring harnesses, airbag, keyless module, 2 sets of mirror and mor

Did you sell the first set of mirrors? And what are they off of?
Forum: Exterior Parts 09-24-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 373
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: 06 Manual mirrors L + R

Guy never got back to me.

Still looking.....
Forum: How-To Submissions 09-24-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 278
Views: 47,157
Posted By Cheez-It
Re: How To 06 Mirror Swap

This is a huge help to those who wanna change their mirrors.

Now I just have to find some 06 mirrors to do this......
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