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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 41 reviews

Great Compromise Between Truck And Fuel Efficency by John
 — I like the fact that i can have a truck and still get better gas mileage than many of the other cars in the parking lot. This car only has the 2.3l in it so it doesn't have alot of power, but it do... Read More
Bare Bones Every Day Driver. by FordGuy1972
 — I purchased this Ford Ranger specifically for good fuel economy, reliability and I always need a truck. It's a four cylinder, five-speed stick, no frills commuter/hauler. It replaced my 1988 Ford Rang... Read More
Great Truck For Anyone. by Joe
 — Performance - Strong acceleration, lots of torque. Braking isn't the best out there, stock that is. Handles like a sports car. Build Quality - Plenty of room in the engine bay for upgrades, no squeaks... Read More

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Ford Ranger Questions

Darrell Mullens

Manual Transmission Won't Shift, Goes To Neutral.

Can stsrt in 1st 3rd or 4th ok but as I change gears it goes to nothing (like neutral). Clutch works fine

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Madonna Toney

Does The 1997 Ranger Have Air Bags

7 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

How Do You Remove The Fuel Filter From A 1997 Ford Ranger

21 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

Engine Swap

What engine mounts do I need to swap a 2.3 Ranger motor to a 4.0 motor?

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Car Feels Like The Parking Brake Is On When It Isn't

I have a '97 Ford Ranger with manual transmission. Little less than a month ago I had the main drive shaft bearing replaced. Just yesterday I noticed that if my truck has been sitting for more than 20...

423 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)