How to Troubleshoot a Ford 4 Cylinder Engine?

Answer A Ford's 4 cylinder engine has four different combustion chambers inside the engine (one in each cylinder), which generate power for the vehicle. An engine's age is not measured in years as much as... Read More »

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Ford Engine Cylinder Identification?

Cylinders are cut from the engine block to house the pistons and handle rapid piston movement. Ford offers 4, 6 and 8-cylinder engines of different sizes, cylinder numbering and firing order. Varia... Read More »

Information on a Ford 2.3-Liter 4-Cylinder Engine?

The Ford 2.3-liter in-line four-cylinder engine, commonly called the Lima engine because Ford manufactured it in Lima, Ohio, belongs to the 2.0-, 2.3- and 2.5-liter engine family. Ford produced the... Read More »

What Is the Towing Capacity of a 2004 Ford Ranger With a 6 Cylinder Engine?

Having the ability to tow a trailer makes your 2004 Ford Ranger pickup truck even more versatile. But trailer towing places an extra load on your six-cylinder-powered Ranger's brakes, transmission,... Read More »

How to Replace an Upper Intake Manifold Gasket on a 2002 Ford Six-Cylinder Engine?

The 2002 Ford 3.0-liter, six-cylinder engine uses a two-piece intake manifold. The upper intake manifold is referred to as the plenum, but if you request an upper intake manifold gasket, the parts ... Read More »