How To Repair Brakes on a 1990 Ford Ranger?

Answer The 1990 Ford Ranger's brake system is made of three key components; the brake pads, the caliper, and the rotor. The brake caliper holds the brake pads in place and houses the piston. The brake pad... Read More »

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How to Repair Ford Ranger Brakes?

The Ranger is the smallest truck made by the Ford Motor Co., and as such, you can more easily perform routine maintenance and repairs on them than on the larger trucks in Ford's fleet. Performing a... Read More »

1990 Ford Ranger Ignition Removal?

The 1990 Ford Ranger pickup truck is fitted with an ignition switch mounted against the steering column. The switch has wiring that attaches to the starter motor via a solenoid. When actuated, the ... Read More »

How to Install a Fan Clutch in a 1990 Ford Ranger?

The 1990 Ford Ranger fan clutch is a silicone-filled, turbine mechanism. When cold, the clutch freewheels, causing the fan to rotate slowly. As the silicone absorbs heat conducted through the clutc... Read More »

How to Tune Up a 1990 Ford Ranger 2.3L SOHC L4?

Prior to 1983, Ford's only compact pickup was the Mazda-built Courier. Though the Courier gave Ford a fighting chance against the Nissan and Toyota pickups, it was still foreign-built. In 1983, For... Read More »