How to Set Timing on a 1988 2.0 Ford Ranger?

Answer You should occasionally check the ignition timing on your 1988 Ford Ranger for maintenance purposes. The ignition timing determines when the spark will occur in your Ford Ranger's 2.0-liter interna... Read More »

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How to Diagnose a 1988 Ford Ranger PCM?

The 1988 Ford Ranger PCM sends codes and turns on the engine light when one of the sensors malfunctions. The problem is that the PCM cannot diagnose itself. It is up to you to figure out whether th... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a 1988 Ford Ranger EEC?

Car and truck on-board diagnostics became standardized in 1996. Before then, manufacturers had their own systems. For Ford vehicles, this system is called Electronic Engine Control. A 1988 Ford Ran... Read More »

How to Set the Time in a 1988 Ford Ranger?

All you need to set the time in a 1998 Ford Ranger is a ball point pen. It is possible to set the date and time in regular format, as well as in elapsed time format as well. If you haven't ever set... Read More »

How to Replace the Clutch in a 1988 Ford Ranger?

It is easy to tell when your truck needs a new clutch -- it's difficult to accelerate, especially from a standstill or when moving a heavy load, because the clutch disc is slipping against the flyw... Read More »