No fire from coil on 87 ford ranger

Asked by Sep 11, 2016 at 09:26 AM about the 1987 Ford Ranger STD Extended Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 87 Ford ranger I was coming home and
was running out of gas so I rocked it back and
forth trying to make it home well it died so when I
went and got gas and put in it I noticed that the
fuel pump was not running.so I found a wire on the
ground side of my battery that was
unplugged.plugged it up fuel pump started
working.But we're in had turned it over cranking it
ran battery down put sinister on it backwards and
fire arched fixed problem but now I am not getting
angrier from coil

1 Answer

Check your coil

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Why no fire from the coil?!?! 15 answers

    I replaced the head gaskets on a 91' Ranger 2.9 liter v6. I made sure to mark the distributor so it went back in the same way it came out. After I get it all back together, it wont start. I made sure ...

    1991 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab 4WD SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • wont fire 2 answers

    I was driving and truck suddenly cut off with no sputtering or warning. Now engine will turn over but wont fire.85 ford ranger auto 4 cyl.fuel injected.

    1985 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • I have fuel but no fire 1 answer

    We have a 1996 Ford Ranger 2.3 4 8 pluges It will not start, It crankes like it is tring but nothing happens What could cause this?

    1996 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • no fire to distributor 2 answers

    put on new coil and new distributor.still have no fire.what next

    1994 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2000 Ford Ranger fire 3 answers

    My 2000 Ford Ranger was making a noise with the heater on. Drove it 5 miles and it caught fire between the cab and bed. Heater, fuel line repair or total loss? Thanks.

    2000 Ford Ranger

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Ford Ranger Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Ford Ranger Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,400
#2 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 1,160
#3 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 730
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
3,035 Great Deals out of 207,247 listings starting at $1,990
Used Chevrolet S-10
13 Great Deals out of 1,614 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Dakota
133 Great Deals out of 4,329 listings starting at $995
Used Jeep Wrangler
508 Great Deals out of 18,328 listings starting at $2,900
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,020 Great Deals out of 59,989 listings starting at $1,299
Used Ford Mustang
548 Great Deals out of 42,541 listings starting at $1,699

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Ranger For Sale
60 Great Deals out of 1,179 listings starting at $4,499
2010 Ford Ranger For Sale
24 Great Deals out of 501 listings starting at $2,999
2009 Ford Ranger For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 401 listings starting at $3,995
2008 Ford Ranger For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 524 listings starting at $2,999
2007 Ford Ranger For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 366 listings starting at $1,995