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

Answer 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 »

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How to Tune a 1999 Ford Ranger?

The 1999 Ford Ranger four-cylinder engine uses two coil packs. One is located on the driver's side, and the other is located on the passenger's side of the engine--both are near the front of the en... Read More »

How to Get More Horsepower on a 1990 Ford Ranger?

Ford has steadily improved the quality and power of its Ranger engine. Despite the great improvements made by the manufacturer, the Ford Ranger's overall horsepower can still be dramatically improv... 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 Repair Brakes on a 1990 Ford Ranger?

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 »