89 ranger 2.9 misses

Charles Hendrickson

Asked by Oct 23, 2015 at 08:42 PM about the 1989 Ford Ranger XLT Standard Cab 4WD LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Runs real rough and lags and misses from idle to about 3000rpm

4 Answers


First check plugs and wires,

Ursala Fliggit



Had same problem. Had bad injectors.


Have you figured it out? I have the same problem. Changed plugs, wires, idle air control and one coil. Next is the fuel pressure regulator. If that doesnt work then it will be compression test.

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