Ford Ranger Recalls

Models : Ford Ranger
Body, Interior & Misc., July 6, 1998
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Ford has recalled 1998 Ranger trucks because there is incorrect tire and rim information printed in the owner's manual. Ford will send out a revised label that overlays the previous label in the manual.

Models : Ford Ranger
Electrical & Lights, April 27, 1998
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Ford has recalled 1998 Electric Ranger EV vehicles due to defective  traction heater systems. The heaters may have faulty wiring, which can arc and cause a fire hazard. Dealers will disable the battery pack heaters.

Models : Ford Aerostar, Ford Bronco, Ford Ranger
Brakes, April 15, 1998
Summary:EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: AFTERMARKET BRAKE ROTORS FOR USE ON CERTAIN FORD AND MAZDA TRUCKS. CRACKED CASTINGS CAUSED CRACKS TO APPEAR ON THE OUTER DIAMETER OF THE ROTOR HAT OR AROUND THE STUD HOLE.
Models : Ford Ranger
Engine, December 1, 1997
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Ford has recalled 1998 Ranger trucks with 4.0L V6 engines because the flexible section of the chassis mounted fuel line may be too closely routed to the exhaust manifold. In some cases, the line may contact the manifold, which can cause a possible leak and fire hazard. Dealers will install an additional clip to hold the fuel line in the intended position.

Models : Ford Aerostar, Ford Explorer, Ford F-150, Ford F-250, Ford F-350, Ford Ranger
Body, Interior & Misc., December 11, 1996
Summary:THE CERTIFICATION LABELS ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES HAS INCORRECT REAR TIRE INFLATION PRESSURE DESIGNATIONS. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO. 120, "TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS."
Models : Ford Explorer, Ford Ranger
Brakes, March 22, 1996
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Ford has recalled 1991-1994 Explorer and Ranger trucks because the bolts that mount the master cylinder to the brake booster may fracture. If these bolts fracture, brake loss could occur. Dealers will replace the power brake vacuum booster assembly.

Models : Ford Ranger
Drive Train, January 31, 1996
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Ford has recalled 1993-1994 Ranger trucks in Northern areas with extremely cold weather because the throttle plate may ice. If this occurs, the accelerator may stick and not release as necessary, which may increase stopping distances. Dealers will replace the the air intake duct and valve assembly.

Models : Ford Bronco, Ford Explorer, Ford F-150, Ford F-250, Ford F-350, Ford Ranger
Brakes, December 16, 1994
Summary:THE PARKING BRAKE CONTROL SELF-ADJUST PAWL DOES NOT LINE UP PROPERLY WITH THE SELF-ADJUST RACHET CAUSING THE PAWL TO SLIP OVER ONE OR MORE TEETH IN THE RACHET.
Models : Ford Ranger
Engine, July 1, 1994
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Ford has recalled 1994 Ranger trucks because the flexible section of the front brake line may leak. In the presence of an ignition source, a fuel leak may result in a fire. Dealers will inspect and replace the front fuel line assembly if necessary.

Models : Ford Aerostar, Ford Bronco, Ford Explorer, Ford Ranger
Drive Train, March 2, 1992
Summary:WHEN THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION SHIFT LEVER IS PLACED IN THE PARK POSITION, THE PARK PAWL DOES NOT ALWAYS ABUT OR ENGAGE THE PARK GEAR.