Can't get my 84 Ford ranger to crank?

Asked by Jul 23, 2015 at 12:12 AM about the 1984 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It turns over but won't start getting spark to
all my plugs and gas to the carb what else
could be wrong

13 Answers

3,565

timing, type of fuel, there is a lot of things, what happened for it to start giving you problems

Changed the plugs and wires

3,565

then the problem must be there. change it back and see what happens

260

check your fuel pump.

3,565

thought he said his getting fuel to the carb???????

I don't have the old ones anymore and I've been trying for two months to get it going now

3,565

play around with the distributor

What you mean by play with it try different firing order or rotate it

3,565

ROTATE IT, WHAT U COULD DO IS REMOVE PLUG 1 TURN THE PISTON TO TOP DEAD CENTER... REMOVE THE DIST CAP, THE POSITION OF THE ROTOR IS NUMBER 1, THEN TURN TILL FIRING UP, IF NOT LET ME KNOW

Is any one close to Brunswick Ga

will 84 ford ranger spark plugs and plug wires work on a 79 ford pinto motor

Maybe yes no

Answer is on the left side of the grille (just humor - I have an '84 Ranger).....

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