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2.9L & 3.0L V6 Tech General discussion of 2.9L and 3.0L V6 Ford Ranger engines.

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So I just got an 1986 ford ranger

I just got this ford and haven't really been a ford guy so I was wondering how
Good the little v6 motors are I believe its the 2.3
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2.3 is a 4 banger that year has a 2.9 i think

http://www.ehow.com/list_7719938_198...fications.html
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and anyway a lot of people call the 3.0 v6 3.slow but i have 216k miles on mine and it still runs like a boss
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Yes its a 2.9L V6. Everyone I have seen last a long time. Lots of miles.
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Cool it's only got 150000 k and I got it for almost nothing thanks for
The input I just have to put the tranney back in it
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How bout mpgs what should I expect
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I got around 20 out of my 86 4X4 Bronco II with the 2.9.
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Icon7 Putting the tranney back in her

Any tricks I should be aware of?
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yeah.... dont do it wrong
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Well it's in but missing s couPle bolts and the moron that I got it from
Cut the hydraulic line for the clutch
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