What Is a Torsion Bar Suspension in a 1998 Ford Ranger?

Answer Ford's Ranger mini-truck underwent a major redesign in 1998, the last it has received as of 2012. This redesign wasn't so much for the Ranger's benefit as it was for its SUV sister-ship, the Explor... Read More »

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How to Repair a Suspension in a 1989 Ford Ranger?

A vehicle's suspension cushions the ride while the vehicle traverses rough terrain, such as potholes or speed bumps. In 1989, the Ford Ranger came equipped with a twin I-beam front suspension, and ... Read More »

1998 Ford Ranger Specifications?

Ford first used the Ranger name in the 1960s, as one of the options for the F-150. The current incarnation of the Ranger was introduced in 1982. It was the best-selling compact truck for eighteen c... Read More »

How to Connect an OBC Meter on a 1998 Ford Ranger?

Modern cars have on-board computers (OBC) that control most of the car's functions, from air conditioning to engine timing. The OBC can be accessed by the on-board diagnostic (OBD) port. It require... Read More »

How to Bleed the Clutch on a 1998 Ford Ranger?

The Ford Ranger was introduced as a compact pickup truck in 1982. One in three trucks sold that year were Ford Rangers. Originally, "Ranger" was a trim package that Ford offered on its line of full... Read More »