93 Ranger I was driving and I felt like no matter how hard I press on the gas it was slowing down and finally it stopped. What do you think? I have been told that it is the fuel pump or cranksensr

Asked by Apr 03, 2014 at 06:40 PM about the 1993 Ford Ranger

Question type: General

the fuses has been checked the coils
are receivng electricity.it is a 2.3
engine

2 Answers

116,005

Fuel pump, fuel filter, crank sensor, plugged exhaust, run a fuel pressure test, then an computer test for any codes.

27,945

93 - that's still OBD-1 (EEC-IV). Not many technicians are familiar with that system any more. As my colleague stated, I'd look at the fuel system - pressure and volume (not just a squirt from the schraeder valve on the fuel rail but a reading with a gauge. A crank sensor will set code and a Check Engine light but won't stop the truck - it will make it hard to start but it will start in a fail-safe Mode (Formally called FMEM - Failure Mode Effects Management). From what little you describe; dies wile driving, failing Fuel Pump, Plugged exhaust, failing coil pack. Have those components checked or you'll just be throwing money at an old truck.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

Ford Ranger Experts

  • #1
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,630
  • #2
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    1,110
  • #3
    Bob Beaman
    Reputation
    1,050
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,281 Great Deals out of 208,435 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet S-10
7 Great Deals out of 875 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Dakota
81 Great Deals out of 3,065 listings starting at $1,495
Used Dodge Ram 1500
325 Great Deals out of 9,368 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sierra 1500
703 Great Deals out of 60,923 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford Mustang
261 Great Deals out of 37,615 listings starting at $1,350
Used Jeep Wrangler
224 Great Deals out of 16,719 listings starting at $3,000

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Ranger For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 697 listings starting at $3,488
2010 Ford Ranger For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 357 listings starting at $4,450
2009 Ford Ranger For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 227 listings starting at $3,995
2008 Ford Ranger For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 339 listings starting at $2,095

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.