4x2 Muddin' - Page 2 - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


General Ford Ranger Discussion General discussion of the Ford Ranger that does not fit in any other sub-forum.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #26  
Old 07-10-2007
Cody_288's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Oil City, PA, Pittsfield, PA
Posts: 511
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryanjints
kevin why is that truck with the boom on the top in a mud pit?
hahahaha
Reply With Quote
  #27  
Old 07-11-2007
rideabikenick's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (4)
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Deltona, Fl.
Posts: 3,486
i got me an edge 2wd and couldnt even go over a pile of mulch. if i had to choose, it would be 4x4 all the way. you feel better when your in a 4wd truck!
Reply With Quote
  #28  
Old 07-11-2007
jrpro130's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Florida
Posts: 5,057
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryanjints
kevin why is that truck with the boom on the top in a mud pit?
long story short...

They were trying to repair some lines (FP&L-florida power and light) and he "slipped" off the trail and got really stuck. It took 4 trucks, a full track, and 6 wheeler to get him out. Everyone got stuck except the track. He got stuck really far back from the road and it was about 3ft deep water at the time and 3 more ft of mud. I got WAY more pics of that situation...

https://www.ranger-forums.com/forum2...&highlight=fpl
Reply With Quote
  #29  
Old 07-11-2007
94greenmachine's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Virginia Beach, VA
Posts: 553
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryanjints
^^^I don't know if griggs would have made it through that but he would have tried at 50mph.
That's a good way to F**K up your transmission... doing 50 and hitting that mud like that!
Reply With Quote
  #30  
Old 07-15-2007
Bhavesh's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: City, State
Posts: 507
it sounds like you only want the look and some mild fun...in that case 2wd might be for you...just bear in mind snow in toronto can be difficult and more dangerous than your fwd accord

how much off-road are you considering?

I also have 2wd and was able to drive down some gravel roads and go quickly through 3-4" of mud. But once I was once fatally stuck with my tires slightly sunk into some hard-packed slush/ice so now I only off-road on things I can do in a civic.

Name:  truckstuck.jpg
Views: 0
Size:  56.1 KB
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Northeast GA Muddin Event... 4x4offroad99 Meet & Greet Photos 13 03-06-2008 06:33 PM
Muddin & Flexin Pics Kiss0fDeath General Ford Ranger Discussion 12 09-06-2005 11:53 PM
EDGE 4x2 suspension on standard 4x2? edgeofthecliff Suspension Tech 6 04-01-2005 03:15 PM
What gear to go muddin rangererv General Ford Ranger Discussion 27 03-26-2005 12:36 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 05:34 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.