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the 4 wheel drive will not engage some times. the dash light blinks 9 or 12 times on the 4 wheel drive.

While in drive with the O/D on and in motion, at random times the O/D light flashes on and off and the engine sounds as if it is running extremely rough. I am usually doing about 40-45 mph at the time. When I stop and put it park and then in drive again, there are no problems. I would appreciate any and all responses.

how much does this part cost?and how do I go about replacing it?and what tools do I need for the job?

I have already asked and been given an answer, but I've attempted what was told to me to do, and am still unsuccessful. ALL I want to do, Please God!, is to change the gear shift knob. It is pressed on-does not unscrew. Apparently I need someone to go step by step, otherwise it ain't happening.

gauge say motor is overheating pull over and the temp goes back to normal right away

I was looking for a water leak,when I Crank the truck I seen water shouting out of the intake

Turn ignition key to start and starter engages. Engine will crank once, then starter just spins. Starter checked OK at auto parts store.

how to install sprak plug wire

it started a few days ago. my truck keeps bucking so i tried putting lucas fuel injector cleaner in my gas tank and it still does it. i also changed the oil now my check engine light is on?

I would like to know proceder to replace injectors

Replaced battery but still no power, nothing. Could it be the wiring, a fuse or the keyswitch?

i need help replaceing my water pump

Heater will not provide heat. It takes 25 minutes to get heat in vehicle.

After the engine warms up and i am under moderate to heavy acceleration, such as getting on the freeway, or accelerating from very low RPM's I get a what sounds like a mechanical rattle or clatter from the engine. I have checked the oil and only run brand name correct rated octabe fuel. the truck only has 56k on the motor and a brand new transmission. Does anyone have an idea what may be the cause?

My 1999 ford ranger is having some problems but I do not know what to do or how much it will cost. When you look at the left side of my gauges, my gas gauage works but it doesn't light up like the right side.

Also the ac plug in ( where you plug in cell phone car chargers ) doesn't work either. When auto zone uses the check engine light plug in thing they have it won't work either because a fuse is out or something.

Any ideas? and how much do you think it will cost to fix/

is there a certain way that the front hub is suppose to be put on after the tire is on. My 4 wheel drive wont stay engauged when i push the 4 wheel button on it will engauge and disengauge while in motion and it makes a loud bang sound ONLY when im tryin to use 4 wheel drive... WHY???????

Do any major components have to be removed to replace the clutch slave cylinder on a 2003 Ford Ranger with a 3 liter 6 cylinder engine.

how hard is it to replace the upper and lower ball joints?

how hard is it to replace front sway bar? i get the bolts on the frame but not the part where it goes to the axle.

After I replace the sensor, there was a lot of dirt inside, now it will lurch when I give it gas or let off, I don,t think there is any adjustment after I replaced it, is there.

What is the cost to replace ball joints

the engine runs fine but it wont warm up new thermostat new radiator

Temp gauge flucuating.Check gauge light on. What dose this mean?

it is hard to shift gears,after installing a new clutch what can i do to fix it?

when truck go to 40mp and higher a used rear was put in and still does the same nobody can tell me what the problem is.

The Temp gauge flucuates from just above the cold line to below the cold line when i excelerate. I also smell a faint smell of coolant.The heat works fine good and hot air.

I only live 4-5 blocks from work in a small Ohio town. When I do travel on a 4 lane, which is rare, I don't exceed 65 MPH. I'm using a quarter tank of gas every 7 days. The previous owner removed the stock air cleaner & installed a cone shaped filter. I'm only getting about 10 MPG. Any suggestions on how to better this ? Thanks.

My mechanic said the engine must be pulled out to replace the oil pump. Is this true and if so what is a fair price for repair?

was driving one night at about 35 mph then the engine just revved up real high. tapping on the gas pedal didn't make a difference. turned the truck on and off several times to and it finally slowed down on it's own. that was 6 weeks ago. now it is doing it again, but nothing is making a difference. Have replace the mass air flow sensor which had a broken wire and have tried a fuel injector cleaner additive. My friend thinks it might be the fuel injector stuck open, but he knows nothing about cars.