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Old 08-14-2016
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I am: Dakota
Join Date: Aug 2016
Location: Joplin, MO
Vehicle: 1996 Ranger
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Swap help?

I'm wanting to swap the front end of my 96 to a 98 hood, grill, headlights. I'm wondering what else I'll need.
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Old 08-14-2016
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I am: Ron Dean
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'96 is 2nd generation, '98 is 3rd generation
read here:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_R...(North_America)

3rd gen is about an inch wider than 2nd, but you should be able compensate for that.
Hood may be the same but never tried it

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