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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 1994-95 -> System Inspection -> COMPRESSOR -> CONDENSER -> EVAPORATOR -> RECEIVER/DRIER -> REFRIGERANT LINE RESTRICTIONS -> THERMOSTATIC EXPANSION VALVE
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 GAS

While a detailed diagnostic procedure for all air conditioning systems would be impractical due to the many variations in construction and operation, there are three fundamental components of a total diagnosis:

  • Refrigerant systems must have an adequate, but not excessive charge.
  • Determination must be made whether the refrigerant system is governed by a cycling clutch compressor or by valves which control evaporator pressure.
  • The air distribution system (blower motor, switches, vacuum lines and air ducts) must be operational before checking the refrigera...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> Aerostar, Explorer & Ranger -> Bronco, E-150 & F-150 -> E-250-350 -> F-250-350 & F-Super Duty -> Villager & Windstar
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 2.3 L4 GAS

Aerostar, Explorer & Ranger

  • Remove caliper as described under "Caliper Service," leaving brake hose connected.
  • Secure caliper with wire so that caliper is not hanging with weight on brake hose.
  • Compress anti-rattle clip, then remove inner pad from caliper.
  • Press each ear of outer pad away from caliper, slide torque buttons out of retention notches and slide pad off caliper.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Use an eight inch C-clamp and a worn inner pad or block of wood to bottom out caliper piston in bore.
    • Install new anti-rattle clip on lower end of inner pad.
    • Refill...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Diesel Engines & Villager
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 GAS

The fuel system remains under high pressure even when the engine is not running. This residual pressure must be relieved before servicing the fuel system. To avoid injury or fire, release pressure from the fuel system before disconnecting any fuel line.

The fuel system pressure must be relieved prior to disconnecting fuel lines to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven 10 miles or more while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

On model...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger Super 2.3 L4 GAS

Front

  • Raise and support the vehicle.
  • Index-mark front driveshaft to front axle flange and at transfer case flange.
  • Remove and discard bolts and U-joint retainers.
  • Remove and discard flange bolts.
  • Compress and separate front driveshaft from front axle, then separate driveshaft from transfer case. Wrap electrical tape around the bearing cups to prevent them from falling off the U-joint spider.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Tighten transfer case flange bolts in a cross pattern.
    • Torque front propeller shaft flange bolts to transfer case to 75 ft. lbs. if equipped.
    • T...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger Super 2.3 L4 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect wiring at voltage regulator.
  • Remove attaching nut and wiring terminal from alternator output terminal.
  • Disengage drive b...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Check Fuel Cap Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 GAS

The Check Fuel Cap Lamp will illuminate momentarily when the ignition switch is placed in the On position as a bulb check. If the lamp remains...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 2.3 L4 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from water pump connection.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump connection and from vehicle.
  • Reverse proc...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Lift tensioner by rotating it counterclockwise.
  • Remove old belt.
  • Install new belts, ensure ...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Behind I/P Diagram for 1994 Ford Ranger  3.0 V6 GASBehind I/P Diagram for 1994 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Warning Chime Module
  • Radio
  • Park Brake Switch
  • Horn Relay
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Body Component Location Diagram for 1994 Ford Ranger  4.0 V6 GASBody Component Location Diagram for 1994 Ford Ranger 4.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • License Lamp
  • Right Backup Lamp
  • Left Backup Lamp
  • Right Rear Speaker
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1994 Ford Ranger Super 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1994 Ford Ranger Super 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Rear Anti-Lock Brake (RABS) Module
  • Ignition Switch
  • Brake Fluid Level Switch
  • Main Light Switch
  • Anti-Lock Brakes Indicator
  • 1994 Ford Ranger Super 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram1994 Ford Ranger Super 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Illumination Bulbs
  • Voltmeter
  • Fasten Belts Indicator
  • Hi Beam Indicator
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: RECALL - CERTAIN 1992-2003 MODEL YEAR CARS AND TRUCKS - FUSED JUMPER HARNESS REPLACEMENT FOR VEHICLES SERVICED WITH AN INCOMPATIBLE FUSED JUMPER HARNESS
    Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 2.3 L4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Chassis Electrical, Wiring, Fuses & Breakers, Wipers, Motors
  • Document: RECALL - 1992-2004 MULTIPLE VEHICLE LINES - SPEED CONTROL SYSTEM MODIFICATION
    Vehicle: 1994 Ford Ranger 2.3 L4 GAS

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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1994 Ford Ranger AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1994 Ford Ranger cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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