Struggle to get the truck in 1st 2nd and reverse when engines running could it be low gear box oil?

Asked by Mar 03, 2014 at 02:10 PM about the 2004 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Goes in gear fine when engines off but sort of grates or doesn't go in 1st 2nd or reverse
when engine running what could it be as want to sell the truck

3 Answers

236,765

Check the fluid.

Done that today all levels are fine bled the clutch and seems better why would that be?

Could be pilot bearing , mine did same thing change clutch , old clutch wasn't that bad , took longer to get old pilot bearing out then changing clutch .

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 94 ranger no third gear 4 answers

    had a bad fuel pump and sat for 3 months. got it started and took off down the road, 1st, and 2nd fine then shifted smoothly into third and no power. I didn't try 4th or 5th though. Could be lack of t...

    1994 Ford Ranger XL Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Transmission 1 answer

    Only shifts into 3rd gear

    1994 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Running Ford Ranger on Extremely low oil 1 answer

    I have a 2002 Extended cab ford ranger with a v6 3.0L engine. I checked my oil about a month ago and it was fine, about 3/4 way up the stick to max. Well my oil pressure gauge started dropping from no...

    2002 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCab

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1987 ranger 2.4 when it hits running temp sounds like the engine is choking itself 25 answers

    just what the topic says i thought it could be the distrubuter and cap but i replaced the distributer cap and roter. all of the spark plugs and wires are new. tried running fuel injecter cleaner throu...

    1987 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Gear box or Clutch 19 answers

    Hi all!I have a 2003, focus 2.0, 5 speed Zetec. PULP Prob: Always held revs for a sec after deceleration Gear clash in 2nd and 3rd on up or down shift Interventions: Put Nulon gear oil in b...

    2003 Ford Focus

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Ranger

Looking for a Used Ranger in your area?

CarGurus has 5,786 nationwide Ranger listings starting at $1,650.

ZIP:

Search Ford Ranger Questions

Ford Ranger Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,250
#2 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 800
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 750
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,177 Great Deals out of 204,451 listings starting at $1,499
Used Toyota Tacoma
501 Great Deals out of 40,030 listings starting at $1,988
Used Chevrolet Colorado
221 Great Deals out of 23,848 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Frontier
313 Great Deals out of 25,493 listings starting at $2,300
Used Chevrolet S-10
4 Great Deals out of 1,332 listings starting at $1,595
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,725 Great Deals out of 172,382 listings starting at $1,400
Used Dodge Dakota
110 Great Deals out of 3,705 listings starting at $2,191
Used Dodge Ram 1500
451 Great Deals out of 11,101 listings starting at $700
Used GMC Canyon
93 Great Deals out of 8,834 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford Mustang
445 Great Deals out of 45,460 listings starting at $2,700
Used Jeep Wrangler
266 Great Deals out of 18,219 listings starting at $3,495
Used Toyota Tundra
472 Great Deals out of 33,703 listings starting at $1,950
Used Ford Explorer Sport Trac
61 Great Deals out of 1,811 listings starting at $1,800
Used GMC Sierra 1500
797 Great Deals out of 67,648 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
363 Great Deals out of 46,624 listings starting at $1,495

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Ranger For Sale
39 Great Deals out of 930 listings starting at $4,995
2010 Ford Ranger For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 413 listings starting at $3,999
2009 Ford Ranger For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 327 listings starting at $4,295
2008 Ford Ranger For Sale
18 Great Deals out of 395 listings starting at $2,995
2007 Ford Ranger For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 369 listings starting at $2,990

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.