My ranger is hard to start in cold weather. The colder the harder to start. Once started no problem until it sita over night

Asked by Oct 24, 2014 at 02:44 PM about the 1989 Ford Ranger S Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

warm weather OK  Problem starts  when weather turns cold Once started everything is fine ranger is 4 cyl 2.0

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7,075

does it have the owners manual specified oil weight where do you live if I may ask

7,430

Sounds like a high mileage low compression issue

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