1988 Ranger 2.0 - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


SOHC - 2.3L & 2.5L Lima Engines Discussions and Topics specific to the Lima 4 cylinder engines

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 09-30-2008
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Billings,MT
Posts: 121
1988 Ranger 2.0

Hey fellas. I've got an 88 Ranger 2WD 5-speed with the 2.0. The truck has a little over 350k on it. Everything but the body on the truck is very solid, its just got a lot of dents and a little rust. Anyways, its still on its factory engine/tranny. It runs pretty good, its low on power but not anymore than a good running 2.0 would be haha. Anyways, Its developing some top end ticking before it builds some oil pressure (always takes about 10 seconds) but then its pretty quite. It does seem to be developing a slight top end tick though recently. I'm thinking its a lifter but I'm not sure. Do you guys have any input on this? I'd like to fix it but at this point Im not sure if it would be worth it to just wait until she finally dies and put in a remaned' 2.3. Thanks.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1988 2.3L Ranger won't start, only crank CLAARMAN SOHC - 2.3L & 2.5L Lima Engines 6 07-02-2014 08:23 PM
1988 Ford Ranger Saleen on Ebay cchsbuzz19 General Ford Ranger Discussion 22 02-15-2009 04:25 PM
1992 explorer console in to 1988 Ford ranger mafo93 Interior Semi-Tech 1 01-08-2009 05:35 AM
1988 frod ranger restore mafo93 Project Logs 11 11-04-2008 12:28 PM
start relee on a ford ranger 1988 stx 2,9 mafo93 General Technical & Electrical 3 11-03-2008 08:25 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 01:09 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.