Oil filter wrench
7/16 open or box (crestent will do in a pinch)
oil tub with pour spout
2-1 gallon empty milk containers
Engine should be left to cool so the draining oil is not hot, warm not hot is best.
I open the hood and take off the oil filler cap so the oil drains faster
place some cardboard under the truck for my comfort and accidental spills at the drain and oil filter
place oil tub under drain and pull the drain plug lst drain for a few minutes
optional is to pour 1/2 q after old oil drained to flush pan sludge
replace drain plug
place oil tub under filter pull off old filter
clean the filter seat with a clean rag
fill new filter with new oil almost to the top (primes the pump so to speak) and rub a drop or 2 of oil on the rubber gasket
install new filter
add new oil replace filler cap
let sit for a few minutes use time to pour old oil into the milk jugs my funnel fits the oil filter perfectly so I can prop up the filter to drain into the jugs to to save oil getting into the dump/ground water
start engine and check for leaks
put old oil out for recycle
Takes me about fifteen to twenty minutes to complete with clean up
5 quarts ( 4.7 liters ) with filter change
For a 1995 Ford Ranger : ( 5W-30 is the PREFERRED oil ) * 2.3 / 3.0 / 4.0
If it is the same as the 3.0 liter V6 engine in the ( 1996 ) Ford Ranger : With engine oil filter change : ( 4.5 U.S. quarts / 4.3 litres )
Remove oil pan
5W-30. Read your owner's manual.
I am trying to change the oil transmission on my ford ranger 1998 but I do not know what kind of oil it needs. it's a 4 cylender
Have to drop oil pan
My 1995 Ford Explorer , with the 4.0 L - OHV - V6 engine takes ( 5 w 30 )
4.5 quarts with filter change.
Remove the oil pan for access
According to the 2003 Ford Ranger Owner Guide : For the 3.0 litre V6 engine : With engine oil filter change ( 4.3 litres of engine oil )
The Ranger station . com shows it as 5 quarts with filter change
( 4.5 quarts of engine oil ) with oil filter change for the 3.0 liter V6 ( according to the 2003 Ford Ranger Owner Guide )
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10W30 is the type of oil that a 1988 Ford Ranger takes. The Ford Ranger was first produced in 1983 and discontinued in 2012.
take the oil pan cover off so you can get to the oil pump
With engine oil filter change ( 4.0 quarts / 3.8 liters of engine oil ) for the 2.3 liter four cylinder in a 2007 Ford Ranger
The 2005 Ford Ranger owners manual shows ( 5 W - 20 ) WITH FILTER CHANGE - 4.5 quarts ( 4.3 liters ) of motor oil
take it to a ford dealer.
they say you need to pull the motor to change the oil pan but if you just loosen the motor mounts and jack the motor up a few inches you can get to the oil pan bolts, remove them and lower the oil pan.
According to the 1999 Ford Ranger Owner Guide : With engine oil filter change ( 4.5 quarts of engine oil ) for your 2.5 liter 4 cylinder
With engine oil filter change ( 5.0 quarts / 4.7 liters of engine oil ) according to the 2001 Ford Ranger Owner Guide for the 4.0 liter V6 engine