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Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
Oh I get it. My opinion is wrong because it's...

Oh I get it. My opinion is wrong because it's not the same as yours. Right...
I'm guessing you have a nice big shelf full of participation trophies.
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
Well, sonny, I posted my opinion about how...

Well, sonny, I posted my opinion about how spending $60k is outrageous for an F150 of all things. It's an F-150! I didn't say anything disparaging about the people who choose to do so. You're...
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
I seriously underestimated the intelligence of...

I seriously underestimated the intelligence of some members of this forum.
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 02:41 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
I'm not debating "more of a truck / less of a...

I'm not debating "more of a truck / less of a truck."
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
Wow, some people get really butt hurt over an...

Wow, some people get really butt hurt over an OPINION !
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
If a "trucks truck" is a truck used to haul a...

If a "trucks truck" is a truck used to haul a dirt bike out to the trail, lumber to rebuild my deck, moving furniture, taking rolls of carpet to a job site, delivering a jetted bath tub, carrying my...
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 11:32 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,607
Posted By Jim95XLT
"Luxury" trucks account for half of all truck sales?

http://m.omaha.com/money/pickup-trucks-keep-getting-fancier-and-pricier-i-think-we/article_de87fb59-bead-5068-bca6-ed52e5e1202b.html?mode=jqm

Interesting read in my local paper today. I know...
Forum: Off Topic 08-12-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 747
Posted By Jim95XLT
Sounds like he has it all figured out ! Good...

Sounds like he has it all figured out ! Good luck to him. Good or bad, he'll learn a lot!
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 08-05-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,552
Posted By Jim95XLT
It's great to find a well maintained, used truck,...

It's great to find a well maintained, used truck, and by a woman nonetheless !
Post a picture sometime, and welcome to the forum!
Forum: Introduce Yourself 08-01-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Jim95XLT
To keep pace with traffic on acceleration, you'll...

To keep pace with traffic on acceleration, you'll need a heavy foot with the 2.3 . This engine was definitely not built for speed. Coupled with a 5 speed allows you to get more out of it though. ...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-31-2015, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,252
Posted By Jim95XLT
I think the first one looks the best. I'm a firm...

I think the first one looks the best. I'm a firm believer that if someone takes the time to keep the exterior looking good, chances are good that they've also maintained the mechanical side too.
...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-29-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,272
Posted By Jim95XLT
One thing I'll definitely give to the ZR2 is the...

One thing I'll definitely give to the ZR2 is the aggressive stance. I think the Ranger's tire/wheel combos are tucked too far within the fenders, weaker stance.
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-26-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 2,972
Views: 189,980
Posted By Jim95XLT
That's awesome. 18,000 more miles and I'll see...

That's awesome. 18,000 more miles and I'll see that same number .
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-24-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By Jim95XLT
Good looking truck for almost having 300,000!

Good looking truck for almost having 300,000!
Forum: Introduce Yourself 07-24-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By Jim95XLT
Man, that '67 looks awesome ! Nice '03 too. ...

Man, that '67 looks awesome ! Nice '03 too. Great to see another Husker on the board. Go Big Red!
Forum: 4-Cylinder Tech 07-21-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 978
Posted By Jim95XLT
http://engine-codes.com/p0133_ford.html This is...

http://engine-codes.com/p0133_ford.html
This is a good website to steer you in he right direction with the codes.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-20-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,303
Posted By Jim95XLT
I've had the EXACT same problem ! Changed my...

I've had the EXACT same problem ! Changed my brake pads, everything good, but when turning sharp left, like into a parking space, it would whine.
The problem was that the dust shield was somehow...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-20-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,249
Posted By Jim95XLT
Congratulations on house, wife, job, etc. The...

Congratulations on house, wife, job, etc. The F250 is an awesome beast and I'm sure you'll have fun with it

My only advice, from a little bit older of a guy to a little bit younger guy-- don't...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 07-16-2015, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 476
Posted By Jim95XLT
If you have 15"x 7" rims, that tire size will fit...

If you have 15"x 7" rims, that tire size will fit the Ranger.
Forum: General Tech 07-14-2015, 04:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 684
Posted By Jim95XLT
On the simpler side of things, you may have a...

On the simpler side of things, you may have a tire that is off balanced. A counter weight may have popped off and would cause vibration that wouldn't be felt until you reach highway speeds.
Forum: General Tech 07-12-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 960
Posted By Jim95XLT
Most stock 4.0 Rangers are in the high 8 second...

Most stock 4.0 Rangers are in the high 8 second range 0-60 and run 1/4 times of 16-17 seconds.

Typically 15 horsepower does not translate into full second differences in either test.

Perhaps...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-08-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,728
Posted By Jim95XLT
Depends on if you buy Plastidip or Plastispray.

Depends on if you buy Plastidip or Plastispray.
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-08-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,728
Posted By Jim95XLT
I don't laugh out loud at too much stuff that I...

I don't laugh out loud at too much stuff that I read on here , but that was a good one! Haha!


Camo, you sound like someone who just needs to learn the hard way. Buy a can, spray your windows...
Forum: General Ford Ranger Discussion 07-08-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 13,388
Views: 483,434
Posted By Jim95XLT
Yes, this actually happened to my neighbor's kid....

Yes, this actually happened to my neighbor's kid. He had tinted his tail lights darn near black. He was rear ended and complaining about how HE got ticketed too.
And of course he was defending...
Forum: Exterior Tech 07-06-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By Jim95XLT
Where do you want this secondary color? A stripe...

Where do you want this secondary color? A stripe ? Lower moldings ?
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