1998 Ford Ranger Overview


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Average User Score

4.15 stars

Based on 44 reviews

Best Truck I Have Ever Owned by Michael
 — This is by far the best truck I have ever owned! 4cly 5spd, I used to take it off road and beat the crap out of it in college and high school. Brother hit some black ice and went head on into some K-r... Read More
1998 Ford Ranger by Randall
 — This truck might be small but it is able to do almost any thing that a normal sized truck can, without the worry of gas prices. Currently I can get 28 to 29 miles per gallon. The truck has a 5 speed ... Read More
98 Ranger by Gilbert
 — For reliability it was great..Only replaced a clutch. Performance is not good but then again it is a 4cyl 5speed. The apperance was great when I got it not so much anymore. I love driving this truck a... Read More

1998 Ford Ranger Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 44 reviews

1998 Ford Ranger

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Ford Ranger Questions


1998 Ranger 4 Cylinder 5 Speed, 186000 Miles. Drive Train Backlash Or Timi...

Pulls fine up the hills, but just as it tops the hill and is not under load, and begins to coast, I feel an irregular backlash, before it starts coasting against the engine. I can't find any lost mot...

7 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 days ago)

1998 Ford Ranger 4wd Cv Axle Retaining Clips

I am in the process of replacing lower ball joints on my 1998 Ford Ranger XLT 4WD. During removal of the right side hub from the CV axle, I broke the plastic retaining clip and sprung the spiral clip...

483 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Juanita Ward Adkins

1998 Ford Ranger Transmission Wiring Problem?

Having wiring problems with my transmission and $400.00 later still having the same problems!

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John Lukovich

93 Ford Ranger 4.0 Drives Fine Then Starts To Cut Out

I will be driving along fine then it will cut out like it is not getting fuel. I pull out the fuel pump relay which is hot, cool it off and it will run fine again for about 4 miles and then cut out ...

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Rear Axle Wheel Bearing Replacement.

How can I tell the size of the ring gear on my 98 Ranger, 4.0. 4 x 4 in order to get the correct wheel bearing ? They need to know if its a 7.7 or 8.8

253 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)