out of timing? - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


General Technical & Electrical General technical and electrical discussion for the Ford Ranger that does not fit in any other sub-forum.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 06-30-2008
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Palcentia, Ca
Posts: 102
out of timing?

this happened to me a couple of times. when i start the truck, it wants to bog and die, i have to rev it to keep it running, its not willing to rev past 2,000rpm with out it wanting to self-destruct. the weird thing though is when i restart the truck though, it runs completely normal. what would cause that to happen? bad coil pack? cam positioning sensor? what?

for those who dont know, it has a 4.0 OHC
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-30-2008
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Upstate,NY
Posts: 2,598
Weak fuel pump or plugged fuel filter.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-30-2008
whippersnapper02's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Earth, Milky Way Galaxy
Posts: 7,415
My truck did this once about 2 years ago. I had turned it off then like 10 minutes later decided it was cold so I started it back up and turned the heater on. From the start it ran like crap and it wouldn't rev about 3K. I had plenty of gas so that wasn't it. If just started running like crap. I turned it off after like five minutes and started it back up. It ran fine and hasn't done it since.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Timing Belt or Timing Chain? Phatmatt2009 General Ford Ranger Discussion 5 02-15-2017 12:14 PM
Timing out? 99offroadrngr Ranger-Forums Office 17 05-17-2010 01:20 AM
timing chain or timing belt? da lone ranger 2.3L & 2.5L I4 Tech 2 07-26-2008 01:10 AM
timing belt or timing chain da lone ranger 2.3L & 2.5L I4 Tech 2 07-18-2008 11:03 PM
Everyone with Timing Chain Rattle Please Read! EtniesRIT 4.0L OHV & SOHC V6 Tech 0 06-01-2004 09:04 PM


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 09:08 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.