How to Change a Rear Universal Joint on a 1996 Ford Ranger?

Answer A universal joint failure on a 1996 Ford Ranger generally occurs due to lack of maintenance, such as the failure to grease the bearings in the universal joint. Replacing the joint is not as complic... Read More »

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How to Replace the Rear Universal Joint in a 1996 Ford Explorer?

The rear universal joint on a 1996 Ford Explorer is located between the drive shaft and the rear differential, and allows the drive shaft to turn the pinion gear in the differential while the chass... Read More »

How to Change the Rear U-Joint on a 91 Ford Ranger?

The Ford Ranger replaced the Mazda Courier in 1983, which had been imported by Ford since 1972. The 1991 Ford Ranger was equipped with a 2.3-liter, in-line four-cylinder engine in the base model. A... Read More »

How to Replace the Universal Joint in a Ford Ranger?

The universal joint (also known as a U-joint) on a Ford Ranger pickup connects the drive shaft to the rear axle. Power generated by the engine travels through the transmission and drive shaft. The ... Read More »

How to Install the Rear Brakes on a 1996 Ford Ranger?

The 1996 Ford Ranger comes equipped with a front disc and rear drum anti-lock brake system. With this system the front brakes provide up to 80 percent of the stopping power of the entire brake syst... Read More »