When you want to repair, upgrade, or replace a seat so that you can stay on the road, check out ebay to find a wide variety of replacement parts and new and used ford ranger seats. This is a diy job and the hardest issue may be the top nut on the front shocks. Ford ranger transmission swap options the ranger station. Advance auto carries over 3,182 aftermarket parts for your 2001 ford ranger, along with original equipment manufacturer oem parts. Rockauto ships auto parts and body parts from over 300 manufacturers to customers doors worldwide, all at warehouse prices. Short, longarm with gaspressurized shocks and stabilizer bar. Select model select engine select details once you have completely specified your vehicle, we are able to show you only the parts that will work for you.
And remember, with our industry leading 30day guarantee, you can ensure youre shopping with a trusted partner. Locate the shock under the truck, which looks like a tube that slides in and out of another tube and fits into the bottom of a coil spring. Introduced in early 1982 for the 1983 model year, the ranger is currently in its fourth generation. Belltech complete lowering kits belltech sport trucks and. Monromatic plus shocks, nitrogen gas charged, velocity sensitive valving, all weather fluid. How to replace the shocks and struts in ford cars it still runs.
Developed as a replacement for the mazdasourced ford courier, the model line has been sold across the americas. The pump was upgraded with a set of 4,000rpm governor springs, a bd. Hence the reason why i went with a 4x4 rear shock compared to the normal 2wd which is about 2 smaller. We offer bilstein as a leading manufacturer to ensure you get high quality shocks to fulfill your suspension needs. Does anybody know if a 2000 ford ranger transmission can be.
Please check back later or call our customer support line for additional. Fox and rcdbilstein are leading manufacturers in suspension equipment offering you the best quality products for your suspension needs. How to replace front shock absorbers 9811 ford ranger youtube. The ford ranger sold in the americas is a range of pickup trucks manufactured and marketed by ford in north and south america. Fox and rcdbilstein brands are offered with individual shocks to full kits. Ford ranger parts and ford ranger accessories jcwhitney. While the vehicle was undergoing a front end alignment, the contact was informed that the front lower ball joints were defective, loose, and worn.
Buy a 2001 ford ranger shock absorber at discount prices. The ford explorer sport trac midsize pickup truck shared its wheelbase and some components with the ranger. Contact us at 8002457469, text us at 8002457469 or email us using our technical question form. Once you join youll be able to post messages, upload pictures of your ford, and have a great time with other ranger fans. Provide your fords on and off road suspension with ford ranger bilstein shocks for a smoother and more comfortable ride. Jun 15, 2011 2001 ford ranger replacing the front shocks duration. How to replace the shocks and struts in ford cars it. Custom rear leaf springs explorer and ranger merged with a procomp add a leaf for a total of seven leaves. I dont really like cranking the torsion bars because youll lose downward wheel travel, but you could crank the front torsion bars, and add a 2inch lift block to the rear, and easily run 33inch tires see my 2001 ford. What it lacks in gas mileage, it more than makes up for in durability, suspension, power, and torque. This isnt a step by step on how to do the swap, nor is it 100% complete. I have a spindle lift up front and 2 rear lift shackles and the 1.
Our site is specifically designed for you and its a great place for ford ranger fans to meet online. Ford ranger 2001, front and rear suspension lift kit with 3 front and 2 rear lift height by maxtrac suspension. King shocks direct bolton performance shock kits for ford. Video on how to replace the front shocks on a 2001 ford ranger. Gabriel shocks for the 2006 ford ranger truckspring. Unfortunately, if your vehicle isnt listed, we do not have a current offering for that application. Ford ranger shocks and struts free shipping on orders. Ford technical service bulletin tsb 05263 the ranger station. The best online destination and local store solution for all of your truck and jeep offroading needs. While ford has continuously improved the power and performance of. Through the years, the ford ranger was mostly left unchanged. Narrow your results brand bilstein 3 duralast 3 gabriel 3 kyb 5 rancho 4 sachs 2 sensen 2 autozone rewards. Unfollow ford ranger bilstein shocks to stop getting updates on your ebay feed.
In this video 1a auto shows how to replace front shocks in a ford ranger. They are very well constructed large piston, urethane crush spacers, i immediately noticed a confident ride and handling. Ford shock absorbers and strut assemblies help provide a smooth ride under everchanging loads, road conditions and driving situations by helping to reduce wheel bounce and providing consistent control. Also, there was a 2000 ford ranger trailhead 2wd that came with the torsion bar front suspension. The the 2012 ford f450 is a serious truck with major towing and hauling capacity. Select the navigation view you prefer when narrowing your search. Need assistance selecting the right bilstein, gabriel, rough country, or tuff country product. These shocks provide firm control with out a jarring ride. Below youll find a wide variety of ford ranger parts and accessories. Garrett wanted to execute a modern swap to complement his rangers modern looks. Dec 16, 2016 how to replace front shock absorbers 9811 ford ranger.
Lift the front end of the truck with a floor jack, and support the frame with jack stands. Perform a manual compression test with the spark plugs removed to locate any cylinder that may have low compression. Below is the ttb twin traction beam front suspension used in the ford ranger from 19831997. If you start to experience excessive bounce, incorrect ride height, nosedive, harshness, or other ridecontrol issues, chances are high that your shocks have failed. Discussion in suspension tech started by mcdonald58, apr 18, 2012. It is similar in design to the tib twin ibeam mentioned above except that the axle beams are larger, and the drivers side beam has a differential mounted to it. Plus, with a sixspeed shiftable automatic transmission. The coilsprung ttb front end served the ranger until late 1997, when it was replaced by a torsion bar and aarm configuration. Ford ranger shocks and struts free shipping on orders over. Need assistance selecting the right gabriel product. Improve the on and off road performance of your vehicle with the ford ranger shocks through off road shocks.
Another option would be a 19982000 ford ranger with a 3inch body lift, 33inch tires, and a manual locking hub swap. Changing front and rear shocks on ford ranger 2001 3. Enter the year of your ford ranger to get a more customized product set. Choose top quality brands api, belltech, bilstein, diy solutions, fcs automotive, gabriel, kyb, monroe.
Ford rangers have been on the road in the us since the early 80s. Ford rangers were manufactured with similar grille designs as trucks within the ford fseries, which are predecessors to the ford ranger. Ford ranger shockstrut front you may rely on your ford ranger to get you everywhere you need to go, but your oem shocks are designed to fail as your mileage adds up. Ford of argentina introduced a crewcab variant of the ranger for south america in 1998. Whether your an old timer or just bought your ford youll find that ranger forum is a great community to join. You can lift your truck with a set of larger diameter offroad tires to help with traction and. The ford ranger was designed using inspiration from other truck models by ford. Trans dapt 198297 2wd ford ranger v8 engine swap kit. How to replace the shocks and struts in a ford fseries. The sohc motor first appeared in 1997 for explorers, later added in 2001 for rangers 9700 ranger 5r55es have the ohv bell. I put this video together after seeing numerous people asking about the swap on both the ranger forums and facebook groups. Improve your vehicles handling and maneuverability for longer periods of time with our premium selection of ford ranger shocks.1197 1451 690 1113 1305 303 1147 780 1477 1213 888 1230 541 1391 1044 1251 1207 900 382 996 841 473 1000 126 1330 9 264 1174 1288 858 556 235 58 120 868 890 297 1124 1235 154 507 1232 389 819