Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts!

Go Back   Ford Ranger Forum - Forums for Ford Ranger enthusiasts! > > >
Forgot Password? Join Us!

Welcome to Ford Ranger Forum

Thread Tools Search this Thread

Old 04-09-2011, 11:12 PM
wangbungal wangbungal is offline
Ford Ranger 1997 3.0 V6
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 239
Default axle replacement

my impulsive behavior hits me again and i see this ford ranger 1996 ext cab selling for 700 bucks and the problem according to the owner is the rear axle,im heading to his place tomorrow to check it out, i think im going to buy it,i just want to know is this kind of job can be done in a regular driveway like replacing the axle?
1997 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 2WD

Nothing special lol,
Reply With Quote
Old 04-09-2011, 11:14 PM
doyouquaxu doyouquaxu is offline
Almost ******
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 7,480
Default Re: axle replacement

yeah it's easy as pie. hardest thing is hooking up the brake lines/ebrake cable
Reply With Quote
Old 04-10-2011, 12:02 AM
BisketFx4 BisketFx4 is offline
That's What She Said
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 1,052
Default Re: axle replacement

Remove drive shaft, disconnect all brake line, bolt shocks, unbolt from truck. Their are more things you will have to do but its not hard at all..
2004 Ranger Fx4
33x12.50 Goodyear DuraTracs On 15x8 Dc-1's
40 Series Flowmaster
3 Inch Body Lift
Midland 1001z W/ 4' FireStik
Mustang Dome
Hella 500FF

Originally Posted by 01DangerRanger View Post
ok cool sounds good richard! i still hate your 4x4
Just remember I'll always be their to pull you out!!!!!
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LS Axle?? XLT1986 Drivetrain Tech 2 12-11-2010 08:34 PM
Is Front Axle Replacement Doable? Fritz 51 Drivetrain Tech 3 08-29-2010 01:15 PM
4.10 to 3.55 axle smurphy Drivetrain Tech 8 04-24-2010 11:22 AM
axle help talkington Drivetrain Tech 1 01-08-2010 02:21 AM
new axle?? talkington Drivetrain Tech 8 01-06-2010 10:38 PM