Your local repair shop may want to replace the computer for many dollars if the ranger hesistates or tries to die altogether Often it is one of the engines many sensors instead such as the mass air sensor, air temp sensor or engine temp sensor If you problem is hesistation or stumbling try some quality fuel system cleaner and or new igniton parts such as plugs cap and rotor Dont forget that darn fuel filter too
Most under dash driver's side. There isn't an OBD port on a 1986 ranger!!
what is the mpg rate on a 1986 ford ranger 2.9 v6
Wikipedia has a great history of the ford ranger line.
The pcm computer is mounted on the firewall on a 2000 Ford Ranger. It is on the passenger side under the hood.
The 1997 Ford Ranger ECM computer is located behind the dashboard. The computer will be on the passenger side of the passenger compartment.
the fuel filter on a 1986 ford ranger is located on the inside of the frame on the drivers side in front of the gas tank.
yes 1986 to 2002
A brake calliper for a 1986 Ford Ranger would be likely to cost between $20 and $40, depending on where you source it.
There was a 2.9 L - V6 engine available in the Ford Ranger from 1986 to 1992
You unscrew the bolts.......
The computer on the 1983 Ranger is behind the passenger side kick panel in the cab
About 17 Gallons
right side panel by feet
The computer on a 1993 Ford Ranger is located in the dash in the center just above the transmission hump. The computer is located just below the heater control panel.
You can find a fuse panel diagram for a 1986 Ford Ranger XL in the owner's manual. You can also find it at select auto part stores.
If black smoke is coming out of the exhaust of a 1986 Ford Ranger, it is likely burning oil. It's possible that a seal is leaking in the engine.
There are two possible mounting locations for the computer in a 91 ford Ranger. One is behind the radio. The second is behind the passenger side kick panel.
5 deg atdc --------------------------------------------------------------- Motorcraft.com shows the timing on a 1986 Ranger 2.3 L as 10 degrees BTDC
If service was performed on a 1986 Ford Ranger 2.9L and the code is still showing up, the computer should be reset. Disconnect the positive cable on the battery for a few seconds. This should take care of the problem.
http://www.rebuiltautoengines.com/ford-ranger-articles.html You can get it all here with detailed pics of cylinders and coils
engine compartment on the passenger side