Gear Ratios & Chips - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


2.3L & 2.5L I4 Tech General discussion of 2.3L and 2.5L I4 Ford Ranger engines.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 03-28-2005
GrafixGuy's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Montgomery, AL
Posts: 8,703
Gear Ratios & Chips

I've finally finished the apperance of the truck and now I'm wandering what should I start off w/ 1st under the hood? Since I got a 2.3L would it be best to start w/ a chip then new gear ratio?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-06-2006
Snow Wolf's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Westminster M.D.
Posts: 1,577
6 one way a 1/2 of dozen the other way.
i would go with gear ratio.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-06-2006
RF Veteran
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: College Station, TX
Posts: 5,782
Do the gear ratio and then the chip. Your speedo will be off once you switch gears so the chip can compensate for that.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-06-2006
krumm's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Wylie, TX/Raleigh, NC
Posts: 225
^^^ agreed, gears then chip.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
running two different gear ratios.. LiftKitRanger Drivetrain Tech 7 02-09-2010 10:27 AM
Question about gear ratios and bigger tires... Jwad00 Drivetrain Tech 37 08-29-2009 02:00 PM
How to find rear end gear ratios??? RamgermasterKC 2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech 12 12-11-2008 11:04 PM
silly Q? of the day: changing gear ratios on a 4x4? Wowak Drivetrain Tech 27 07-09-2005 12:00 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:30 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.