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Old 12-18-2007
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Afew questions

I have a 2000 ranger that I swaped in a 5.0 from a 99 explorer and was wondering which wiring harness to use the 3.0 or the 5.0 harness. I am also doing a sas and am curious about the speedo. The singnal I believe comes from the rear axel but I am using a dana 60 rear and pretty sure that I am going to use the same in the front. Where should I get the signal for the speedo so I know how fast I am going or can I use a newer one from a f250 or 350 that has the toner ring on the front axel and use that signal. Unsure about this but thanks for the response that you give.......
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Old 12-19-2007
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signal for the speedo comes off your transmission.

Harness for the 5.0......i believe some have used the 5.0 harness to usewith their 5.0 ecu.
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Old 12-19-2007
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"signal for the speedo comes off your transmission."

Not on a stock 2000, it doesn't.

VSS on the rear axle is the speed signal source, then it gets "conditioned" by the 4WABS module.

Jay, I can send you VSS/ABS Wiring Diagrams for a 2000, if you PM me an e-maill address that will receive .pdf attachments. I'll send you what I sent Tim, it's already handy.
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