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Just saying hello and glad to be a member here at the Ranger-Forums.
We have never owned a truck before this and we will be excited to get it on the road. So Im sure I will be in need of some expertise with fellow members. So thanks ahead of time and will appreciate the help any one can give on advice or recommendations.
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I love Red Rangers, only color Ranger I have ever owned and there have been a few.

Change the fluid on schedule, including coolant, and have the computer codes read twice a year, they do it for free at most auto parts stores, write down any codes that pop up, and ask them to reset/clear the codes after reading them.

Computers store codes in a history file, the codes don't always turn on the CEL(check engine light) unless there is possible problem that needs to be dealt with ASAP.
Getting the pre-CEL codes can keep you ahead of any problems.
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Thanks for the advice. Mine has 70,000 so would you change the tranny fluid and the rear differential fluid?
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Thanks for the advice. Mine has 70,000 so would you change the tranny fluid and the rear differential fluid?
Welcome to the site! I would change the tranny fluid and filter,the diff should be good to 100k unless it's leaking then change it.
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