Re: Ranger doesn't like to start when hot
Try changing the ignition module on the distributor. Most common cause of
Ford motors not starting when hot.
"Mac Cool" <Mac@2cool.com> wrote in message
>I have a 92 Ranger 4.0L w/ 153K miles that uses a lot oil, about a quart
> every tank of gas. I've noticed that when the engine is hot, especially
> when the oil level is get about a quart low, the engine won't restart when
> warm. The engine will restart when cooled off or it will restart if you
> hook up a jumper box.
> The battery is a 7 year Ford battery, only a few years old. Is the engine
> binding up when hot or what might be going on? The way it's using oil, I
> suspect the engine is about spent.
> Mac Cool