ford ranger

  1. Ranger 4x4 Touring

    New to 4x4

    Hi all have been a member here for a while used a Mazda tribute for touring/camping. Have finally bought my first 4x4 ,new rig is a 2009 Ford Ranger. What I would like to know is does the 2009 Ranger have a smart alternator ? Currently planning a dual battery setup for it.
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    Fuel efficiency on a 2016 single cab Ford ranger 3.2L 4x4

    Alright so I’m fairly new to all of this and I’ve just bought myself a 2016 Ford ranger. My question atm is I’m getting around just under 600km per tank. From what I’ve read it should be getting around at least 850km per tank. I don’t believe there is much weight on my single cab Ute to drag the...
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    Rear diff - pressed in nipple?

    I'm in a 2019 ranger raptor. Plenty of mods. Noticed that when installing rear diff breathers that the rear diff nipple itself doesn't have a hex screw or way of removing it from factory Has anyone seen that before? It looks more like it has somehow been pressed in.. I tapped it with a hammer...
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    Ford Ranger XLS 2014 3.2Ltr Diesel

    G'day all, New to this forum and had a 4wd several years ago but now looking at getting into it. Have been searching a bit and found a rig that is up for sale. I have no experience with Ford's, previous one was a Toyo Hilux Dual Cab and it was a pretty awesome rig! Could anyone please have a...
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    Newbie from Sunny Western Australia - 2011 PK Ford Ranger 4WD

    I am from Western Australia, Had trouble with engaging 4WD, ended up getting second hand solenoids from a local wrecker. Now trying to install into the engine bay, trying to find some type of way to locate it in the engine bay, anyone have the schematics to assist me? Thank you Been told...
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    Securing Roof Rack/ Platform to standard Wild Trak Roof Rails

    I have a Pk WildTrak. Did a big trip up North of WA last year and prior to going bought a canopy which came with a full roof length roof rack. I've customised it a bit simply cutting some bits off as it was originally made to carry a tinny. The rack is attached to the canopy however as it's full...
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    Hi guys... i just Bought a 2005 mazda bravo b2500 4x4... my first diesel and 4x4.

    So I took it to my mechanic to get a safety check and had a couple little issues as far as I know. my rfw light keeps coming on at start up and was running bit rough in the morning only for about 5 seconds. That got fixed was 2 faulty glow plugs... but the rfw light he said your 4wd works ok and...
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    Ford Ranger PX3 Aftermarket Wheel Fitment

    G'day guys, new to this forum. Recently I got myself a ranger, currently it's fully stock and looking to modify for occasional 4x4 and touring. First on the list is a set of new wheels and tyres. It does not have any flares and not interested in fitting one. In terms of the diameter and tyre...
  9. Rowan2345

    Sand stuck in brakes pads

    Hi there I have a 2018 Ford Ranger XLT mk3 and I have taken it to Bribie island along the beach a couple times. Every time I come off the beach I get a loud sound coming from both the front brakes. It sounds like I have sand stuck in the pads. It goes away after about 10km of driving but it’s...