How to Replace the Thermostat in a '97 Four-Cylinder Ford Ranger?

Answer The Ranger has manned the front line for Ford since 1983, drawing young buyers to the Ford truck lineup with hopes of eventually converting them to the F-series. The 1997 model year was the final o... Read More »

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How to Replace the Thermostat for a 1998 Ford Ranger 4-Cylinder?

In 1983, Ford replaced the Mazda-built Courier with the American-made Ranger. The 1998 Ranger had four engines available: a 119-horsepower, 2.5-liter four-cylinder, a 150-horsepower, 3.0-liter V-6 ... Read More »

How to Get More Power From a Four-Cylinder Ford Ranger?

Building a performance four-cylinder engine in your Ford Ranger is much more difficult than building a six- or eight-cylinder engine because of displacement. Bigger engines simply transfer more air... Read More »

How to Replace a Thermostat on a Ford Ranger?

The Ford Ranger is a small pickup truck available with three different engine configurations. The Ranger has not been majorly redesigned since 1994, so most repair instructions for 1994 and newer v... Read More »

How to Replace the Thermostat on a Ford Ranger XLT?

If your Ford Ranger XLT is having cooling problems and tends to overheat, one of the problems could be the thermostat. If it's functioning incorrectly, then the coolant can't flow from the radiator... Read More »