Morgan's 2004 Ranger - Page 7 - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


Project Logs For detailed builds specific to the Ford Ranger, one thread per vehicle please.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #151  
Old 11-16-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2004xlmiller View Post
silver **** will be getting an 8.8 tonight..
Its about time! Now you're copying me for once haha
Reply With Quote
  #152  
Old 11-16-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
wont be an expo ear end. this axle currently has 3.08s and a spool. the spool with be ripped out and sold. plans are 4.56 or 4.88 gears depending on what tire size i choose, and a lock rite locker. mustang disks will be replacing the drums.
Reply With Quote
  #153  
Old 11-16-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Get 35s so I can see if I actually want those or not >:)
Reply With Quote
  #154  
Old 11-16-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
double lifted, yes you will want them.
Reply With Quote
  #155  
Old 11-16-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Buuut moooooney.
Reply With Quote
  #156  
Old 11-17-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
save save save..

here she is gents...


and a pic with the gfs car
Attached Thumbnails
Morgan's 2004 Ranger-537.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-538.jpg  
Reply With Quote
  #157  
Old 11-17-2012
06RangerXLT's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Halton Hills, Ont
Posts: 1,685
I thought you were selling it?

if your running 33's, 4.56's. if your running 35's, 4.88's. Its as simple as that.
Reply With Quote
  #158  
Old 11-18-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
Quote:
Originally Posted by 06RangerXLT View Post
I thought you were selling it?

if your running 33's, 4.56's. if your running 35's, 4.88's. Its as simple as that.
yes.. i know this..

haha was selling it, which is why i sold off the hanneman glass and bolt in cage i bought for her. but plans have changed. cant let go of this rig..
Reply With Quote
  #159  
Old 11-20-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
pics that another DR member took at the meet














Attached Thumbnails
Morgan's 2004 Ranger-539.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-540.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-541.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-542.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-543.jpg  

Morgan's 2004 Ranger-544.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-545.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-546.jpg  
Reply With Quote
  #160  
Old 11-21-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
changed the engine oil and tranny fluid tonight. also resealed the hurst while i was there.




and parts came!
Attached Thumbnails
Morgan's 2004 Ranger-548.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-549.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-550.jpg  
Reply With Quote
  #161  
Old 11-21-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
No more spacers?!
Reply With Quote
  #162  
Old 11-22-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
no more spacers is right! very soon.
Reply With Quote
  #163  
Old 11-22-2012
06RangerXLT's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (2)
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Halton Hills, Ont
Posts: 1,685
hurry up!
Reply With Quote
  #164  
Old 11-22-2012
Wingman108's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Burlington, MA
Posts: 382
those are some sweet action pics
Reply With Quote
  #165  
Old 11-22-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
thanks!

and nate im goin as fast as the money will let me lol.
Reply With Quote
  #166  
Old 11-25-2012
HRoc's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Southern NH
Posts: 144
I really like this build a lot. Nice work man
Reply With Quote
  #167  
Old 11-26-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
^^thanks!

well the **** went to pismo this weekend..










the creator.. haha


everything was fine up until saturday afternoon.. thermostat got stuck, not letting cooled water back into the radiator. she got so hot that the water pump blew and spilled coolant either way. right now im back in sac but the truck remains in SLO. :(
Attached Thumbnails
Morgan's 2004 Ranger-551.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-552.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-553.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-554.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-555.jpg  

Morgan's 2004 Ranger-556.jpg   Morgan's 2004 Ranger-557.jpg  
Reply With Quote
  #168  
Old 11-26-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Bummer bout the truck bro :(

Random question, When you had the body lift on, how much clearance did you have with the 32s? I worried about being about to fit 35s...
Reply With Quote
  #169  
Old 11-26-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
im bummed as well. gonna have to find time to go back down and get it..

and i had sooooooo much clearence with the bl on there. youve got nothing to worry about but gearing.
Reply With Quote
  #170  
Old 11-26-2012
04RangerDave's Avatar
JDM> RANGER

iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: RI
Posts: 5,030
no airborn pics from pismo BUMMER
Reply With Quote
  #171  
Old 11-26-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
i didnt want to take a fully loaded rig out in the dines, rode a quad instead :)
Reply With Quote
  #172  
Old 11-26-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2004xlmiller View Post
i didnt want to take a fully loaded rig out in the dines, rode a quad instead :)
Prolly a smart idea haha
Reply With Quote
  #173  
Old 11-26-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
yup i was right. shop called, said the water pump basically cracked because the thermostat got stuck closed. it should be done tomorrow. picking it up friday night and driving it back to sacramento.
Reply With Quote
  #174  
Old 11-29-2012
2004xlmiller's Avatar
Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sac, CA
Posts: 1,601
true story..
Attached Thumbnails
Morgan's 2004 Ranger-832k.jpg  
Reply With Quote
  #175  
Old 11-29-2012
Mcleary316's Avatar
Member

 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Lawrence, Kansas
Posts: 2,322
Lol sucks to suck Morgan.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale: Morgan's 2004 Ranger Part Out - CA 2004xlmiller Interior, Exterior, Electrical, & Misc. 13 03-31-2013 09:14 AM
Converting my 2004 Ranger to a 2006 Ranger BlackRanger04 General Ford Ranger Discussion 21 07-17-2010 03:11 PM
What years of Ford Ranger rims will fit my 2004 Ranger? winks Wheels & Tires Semi-Tech 7 03-27-2010 02:34 PM
Ford Orders Ranger Safety Recall Due To Bad Frames 2004 RAYJAY General Ford Ranger Discussion 5 08-19-2004 05:32 AM
2004 Ranger recall - possible gas leaks on regular cabs... pacodiablo General Ford Ranger Discussion 3 07-10-2004 02:01 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 09:03 PM.


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.