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1997 Ford Ranger Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Ford Ranger

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Ford Ranger is between $399 and $487 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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1997 Ford Ranger
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$443
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If you experience cold starting problems, stalling at idle, or hesitations during acceleration, it may be the idle air bypass valve. This valve helps the vehicle idle steadily and run when the acce...
The synchronizer shaft for the camshaft position sensor can cause a loud squeak or chirping noise due to failure of the upper bushing. The noise may be erratic and is usually present when the engin...
The engine may have a higher that normal idle at times. After cold start with an automatic transmission and when the clutch is depressed with a manual transmission. Our technicians tell us updated ...
Does anyone know what size disconnect I need to remove the fuel filter? I heard there are two siz...
have gas to the fuel filter but not to the engine
New plugs wires injectors. Fuel at rail and plugs have spark. What fires injectors and how do I c...
THIS IS NOT A SAFETY RECALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE SAFETY ACT. HOWEVER, IT IS DEEMED A SAFETY IM...
TIRE DESCRIPTION: FIRESTONE WILDERNESS AT, SIZE P235/75R15, PRODUCED AT THE DECATUR, ILLINOIS TIR...
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Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
January 24, 2012
1997 Ford Ranger
I drive my 97 Ranger nearly 70 mile a day just going and coming from work. Almost 250,000 miles on it now and it got it first fluid leak from the heater control valve. Replaced it for less than $15...