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1996 Ford Ranger Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Ford Ranger

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$592
Annual Repair Cost
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The annual maintenance cost of a 1996 Ford Ranger is $592. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1996 Ford Ranger Problems

1996 Ford Ranger vehicles have 11 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1996 Ford Ranger problem is: Engine Buck/Misfire at Freeway Speeds
The engine may misfire and/or buck while driving at freeway speeds with no fault code stored in the powertrain contro...
Bogging, hesitation or stalling may be experienced during moderate to heavy acceleration. this can be caused by a fai...

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The Ford Ranger Reliability Rating is 4.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 2nd out of 7 for midsize trucks. The average annual repair cost is $592 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average and the frequency of those issues is low, so major repairs are uncommon for the Ranger.

1996 Ford Ranger Reviews

1996 Ford Ranger vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Electrical
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Exhaust
Heating
Suspension

Most Common 1996 Ford Ranger Questions

There are 111 related questions for 1996 Ford Ranger vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Its consistent the air i replaced and it worked for about three weeks then quite then no high beams replaced switch i...
I have a 1996 ford ranger (4.0) 5 speed. every fall/winter when it gets cold i hear a thumping noise when i start my ...

1996 Ford Ranger Recalls

1996 Ford Ranger vehicles have 3 known recalls. The most common recall is: Ford Recalls Firestone Wilderness AT and Radial ATX Tires on Multiple Trucks and SUVs.
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