Re: 99 Ranger noises
I wouldn't be concerned, it's most likely your u-joints. If you have mechanical knowledge, a press and a good set of air tools you can change them out easily enough and save yourself several hundred dollars. As you hear it when you engage 4x4, it's most likely the front and rear sets are both shot.
'11 Ram Quad Cab 4x4 SXT 5.7L HEMI (stock); 48,500m
'06 Pontiac G6 GT 3.5L 220hp; 64,000m
'12 Chrysler 200 Limited 3.6L 283hp; 28,000m
'99 Taurus 3.0L 2V Vulcan 145hp; 154,300m - Traded
Amsoil in all vehicles!