1997 ranger speedometer cable removal - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford Ranger Forum
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

Ford Ranger Forum Forum for discussion of the Ford Ranger.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-11-2010, 09:02   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

im having trouble removing the speedometer cable on my ranger transmission so i can replace the clutch. the hanes manual shows a diff connection then the one i have on my truck. i have tried pulling pushing prying almost ready to get the cutters and use the tack from now on.
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-11-2010, 10:17   #2 (permalink)
2002 F150 XLT
 
Bert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Oregon
Posts: 9,852
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

I don't remember what that one looked like. Can you post a picture?
__________________
Bert
Bert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 10:43   #3 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

i havent figured out how to post pix yet. it inserts into the trans on driver side about mid way no bolts it will turn in the trans but will not thread out
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 11:00   #4 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

here are the pix i think
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 046.jpg (32.5 KB, 2 views)
File Type: jpg 047.jpg (31.9 KB, 2 views)
File Type: jpg 049.jpg (14.8 KB, 2 views)
File Type: jpg 053.jpg (29.0 KB, 2 views)
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 11:29   #5 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

it may not be the speedometer cable but i cant find any other wires cables or anything else attached to the trans the cable i posted pix of is the only thing keeping me from removing trans. if and when i get it off i will post how its done.
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 11:56   #6 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

have to have a special tool its the clutch hydraulic quick disconnect.
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 12:08   #7 (permalink)
2002 F150 XLT
 
Bert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Oregon
Posts: 9,852
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

Looks like you have it figured out.
__________________
Bert
Bert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 16:59   #8 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

Yeah I'm an idiot. I just hope I haven't messed it up and have to go dumpster diven in the junk yard. Thanks for trying.
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 17:10   #9 (permalink)
2002 F150 XLT
 
Bert's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Oregon
Posts: 9,852
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

Most clutch kits I've gotten have the tool in the kit.
__________________
Bert
Bert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 23:29   #10 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: sc
Posts: 32
Re: 1997 ranger speedometer cable removal

you don't really need the tool. i messed mine up to much to use it. i just took 2 flat head screwdrivers and pressed the white collar into the female part of the connection and pulled the male part out. you have to push the white plastic piece in until it is a little past the outer edge of the female part of the connection.
cupwalker is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford Ranger Forum



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

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 On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:20.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.