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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Ford Ranger
The 2011 Ford Ranger offers affordable pricing with excellent styling. It is a compact pickup that is both inexpensive to operate and own. The vehicle is capable of going off-road while still being...

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What would be causing my truck to have a hard time accelerating, jerking occasionally when pressing and releasing gas pedal?
Hi There, A number of things may cause the jerking and hesitation reaction you describe. Things like camshaft position sensors, fuel pressure problems (injectors, fuel pressure regulator, fuel pump, etc), faulty oxygen sensors, ignition problems a number of other possibilities....
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Timing belt
If the timing belt is not turning when trying to start the truck, this will cause it to not start. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at your timing components...
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The car jerks as I'm driving before it was just because I'm around 3000rpms now it doesn't it automatically.
This would depend on what type of jerking you are referring to. This could be coming from the engine in which case I would recommend a check engine light is on inspection. This could also be the result of a...
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I have a 2006 ranger and recently the car started loosing power and it wouldn't drive check engine light came on and it dia
You will need to have a compression test and ignition test on the three cylinders showing misfire. You may have jumped timing or lost compression in those cylinder. A six cylinder engine will not run correctly on three cylinders. Have...
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My car idles rough then while accelerating once it gets to about 3000rpms it'll jerk. I replaced the idle air, tps and maf sensor
Hi there. Typically when your vehicle has all of these symptoms, it's related to the same root issue - it's not getting the right amount of fuel to air ratio. In most cases, it's due to fuel injectors that are...
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I may have electrics issue or airflow?
It sounds like there could be an issue with the wire the goes from the battery to the alternator. This wire is usually split into two pieces one from the battery to fusebox and the other from fusebox to alternator....
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Grinding
Hello, thank you for writing in. A grinding noise when turning can come from the mechanical linkage that allows your steering wheel to turn the tires, or it can come from the hydraulic system that assists you in turning. Start...
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I have code P1120 in my pcm I replaced the throttle position sensor cleared the code and it came back less than a month later
The throttle body should be inspected for binding and dirt but there are quite a few other reasons why the code ended up returning, namely: the throttle position sensor harness is open or shorted; the throttle position sensor circuit has...
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1984 ranger revving high before shifting into gear. Automatic Transmission
This may be a sign of a faulty MAP sensor as the vehicle responds adversely to a load put on the motor (i.e. putting it in gear, making turns (which makes use of the power steering pressure switch) turning on...
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2009 ford ranger died while driving
This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both....
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I have a 1997 ford ranger. I was informed by highway patrol last night that none of the lights on the rear of the truck are workin
Hello, thank you for writing in. There are several different lights at the rear of the vehicle. They are run off of different circuits to control them separately and in order to keep them from all going out at once....
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1999 Ford Ranger 2.5L. #3 and #4 cylinders are not firing, #2 sometimes doesn't fire.
You should first check the fuel pressure is within specification. Then check plugs are getting fire and then do a compression test on all 4 cylinders. If all this is normal then remove injectors to look for clogged injector inlet...
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I am unable to pop the old ignition switch out like i saw on youtube. I am using my phillipshead screwdriver but it is of no use
You will need to put key in and then turn to the on position. This is position just before you turn to start the truck and then you can push in the pin using a thin screw driver or punch...
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Replacing ignition switch: How do I replace the ignition switch without the original key?
The only way to get out the ignition lock is to use a 3/4 inch drill through the center of the key hole and then dig out the debris and then you can put a screw driver in and turn...
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Where can I get original keys for my 96'Ford Ranger? Ford dealer said "No longer makes"
YourMechanic has a FAQ on the subject of lost keys that should help you. I would call a few more Ford dealers just to be sure that they can't replace the key using your VIN number. If the key is...
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My 89 ford ranger runs everything works but it will shut off and will not start again for day or two. Everyone says eec power rela
The problem sounds like the fuel pump or fuel pump relay is bad. If you turn on the key and the check engine light is on then the EEC relay is good. You should hear the fuel pump in the...
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1992 ford ranger 2.3 with 8 plugs. Firing order
Hi....the firing order for the 2.3 L engine that you are referring to is 1-4-3-2. If you desire assistance completing the work, please simply use YourMechanic's spark plug/wires service request page. If you request that service, the responding certified mechanic...
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To Mechanic: Jay Safford your advice was helpful BUT there is a problem. I do not have the original key. It is lost. I am trying
If you are in doubt about this repair, Inmight recommend having your vehicles ignition switch replaced by a qualified professional in order to ensure that the issue gets taken care of with out any more issues.
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who can replace key via VIN# in order to replace old with new ignition cylinder and bypass drilling
I would check with Ford dealers (try a couple different ones) to see if they can work from the VIN number. If the dealers claim they can't you might ask for the regional customer service number and see if anything...

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