1996 Ford Ranger SuperCab - Answered Questions & Fixed issues


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1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Jan 17, 2018 | 89 views


There are no codes for this. The issue may be that the gem is getting a driver door open signal or the gem itself is bad. I got a used gem at a salvage yard for $20 recently, but make sure its not the door switch first. You can pull the connector off the switch and use an ohmmeter to see if the wire is grounded. If it is, trace it to the gem to find where it is getting cut into.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Nov 14, 2017 | 293 views


Fusible link blown ? With a voltmeter check for B+ voltage at the heavy gage wire on the back of the alternator .Is the charge indicator light lit on the instrument cluster . Do you know what a wiring diagram is ? Free wiring diagram here http://www.bbbind.com/free_tsb.html Enter vehicle info. year , make , model and engine size. Under system click engine ,then under subsystem click charging . Click the search button then the blue link . Watch video on youtube checking alternator electrical .Power & ground !
Functions of an Alternator in vehicle
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1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Oct 10, 2017 | 155 views


Very good possibility that you have a tire with a belt that slipped.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Sep 04, 2017 | 45 views


Repair or replace the rotary valve in the steering box.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Aug 25, 2017 | 482 views


if you have replaced the clutch , t will be a clutch plate put in back to front
If it is hydraulic clutch ,it will be a master cylinder or slave cylinder problem
if it is cable clutch , it will be a failed clutch cable

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Mar 09, 2016 | 95 views


Brake/Shift Interlock System The shift interlock system prevents the shifting from PARK (P) (when the ignition switch is in the RUN position) unless the brake pedal (2455) is depressed. The interlock system consists of an electrical solenoid mounted at the base of the steering column (3C529). If the ignition switch is in the RUN position, the solenoid has continuous power supplied unless the brake pedal is depressed.

Removal
  1. Remove steering column as outlined in Section 11-04A or Section 11-04B .
  1. Unclip wire terminal from solenoid.
  1. Remove insert plate and solenoid by removing three retaining screws.
  1. Pry off clip.

Installation
  1. NOTE: The clip which retains the solenoid to the insert plate should not be replaced for service. The clip's sole purpose is an assembly aid for the assembly plant. Position insert plate/solenoid assembly to the steering column and tighten the retaining screws.
  1. Install the steering column in the vehicle as described in Section 11-04A or Section 11-04B .

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Feb 09, 2016 | 238 views


look under the top of the power distribution box it has a diagram.
The max fuse blowing means you have a serious short,a hot wire touching ground perhaps it's broken or pinched somewhere.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Dec 04, 2015 | 363 views


Maybe you have a bad speed sensor, its a shot in the dark but that sensor controls a lot of functions like the ABS, speedometer, check engine light can come on, automatics will shift hard or may not shift at all, o/d will flash. The video below shows a 1999 ford ranger automatic but if you check you might have the same sensor.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Nov 28, 2015 | 1,181 views


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1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Sep 30, 2015 | 114 views


The noise is most likely a worn pinion gear bearing. There are 2 bearings on the pinion. The diff will have to come apart to inspect/service the bearings

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Jul 01, 2015 | 143 views


It could be a plugged fuel filter

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Apr 13, 2015 | 75 views


RANGER FUSE PANEL Fuse Position Rating Circuit Protected 1 7.5 Amp Power Mirror 2 — Not Used 3 15 Amp Parking Lamps 4 10 Amp Left Headlamp 5 10 Amp On Board Diagnostic (OBD) II System 6 7.5 Amp Air Bag System/Blower Relay 7 7.5 Amp Illumination Switches 8 10 Amp Right Headlamp/Fog Lamp System 9 10 Amp ABS System 10 7.5 Amp Speed Control/GEM System/Brake Interlock 11 7.5 Amp Warning Lamps 12 10 Amp Front Washer System 13 15 Amp PCM System/Stoplamps/
4WD/ABS/Speed Control 14 10/20 Amp ABS System 15 7.5 Amp Air Bag System/Alternator 16 30 Amp Front Wiper 17 15 Amp Cigar Lighter 18 15 Amp A/C System 19 25 Amp Ignition Coil/PCM System 20 7.5 Amp Radio/GEM System/Anti-Theft 21 15 Amp Hazard Lamps 22 10 Amp Turn Signals 23 — Not Used 24 10 Amp Starter Relay/Anti-Theft 25 7.5 Amp Speedometer/GEM System 26 10 Amp 4R44E/4R55E Trans./Backup Lamps/DRL System 27 10 Amp Underhood LP/Map Lights/Glove Box Lamp/Dome Lamp/Visor Lamps/4x4 Sys. 28 7.5 Amp GEM System 29 10 Amp Audio System 30 — Not Used 31 — Not Used 32 — Not Used 33 15 Amp High Beam Lamps 34 — Not Used 6d47eae.gif

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Sep 11, 2019 | 54,969 views


Check for worn bearings in the power steering pump where the drive belt pulley attaches to the pump shaft.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Mar 05, 2015 | 101 views


You have a wire that is grounding out some where. Check the battery cables and make sure they are tight on both ends and no nicks or cuts where they contact the car body or engine. Also check the starter and make sure that it is tight and nothing is touching the solenoid where the battery cable is connected.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Jan 31, 2015 | 56 views


You could have a bad wire going to the sensor or the PCM is not configured to the tire size that you have on the truck. So if you have put bigger tires on you truck, it may be causing the problem.
I hope this helps you locate the problem

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Dec 14, 2014 | 431 views


The easiest way is to title a search for "1996 Ford Ranger Supercab fuse diagrams". Usually many good hits will be produced on a Browser result.

1996 Ford Ranger... | Answered on Sep 19, 2014 | 396 views

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