Question about 2001 Ford Ranger Regular Cab
The shop that installed my lift suggested I replace my tie rod ends. My truck has 125,000 miles and the lift has been on the truck for a good majority of the miles. The steering isn't stiff but the shop says it's recommended. What do I look for if it needs replacing? Also, I have a 5 1/2 fabtech suspension lift with 33in tires.
To be honest, I have no experience with the changes necessary when lifting a truck's suspension. All of my work on trucks has been limited to routine maintenance and repairs. With a 5.5" lift and the associated changes in suspension geometry, I wouldn't know where to start in telling you what you'd need. I don't want to steer you wrong, so I'm going to suggest you post this in the general vehicle question area for another vehicle expert to pick up on - I'm sure someone on here can tell you what you need from their own past experience.
Sorry if it's disappointed you, but I'd rather defer to someone else than tell you something that may not be correct.
Posted on Oct 16, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Nov 12, 2010 | 2002 Dodge Stratus
Mar 25, 2010 | 1998 Ford Windstar
Mar 20, 2010 | 1966 Ford Mustang
Nov 03, 2009 | 1997 Ford Expedition
Oct 28, 2009 | 1994 Honda Civic Del Sol
Aug 30, 2009 | 2000 Ford Escort
Aug 11, 2009 | Ford Laser Cars & Trucks
Mar 28, 2009 | 1997 Chrysler Concorde
Dec 16, 2008 | 1997 Ford F250 SuperCab
Dec 22, 2015 | 2001 Ford Ranger Regular Cab
Sep 11, 2014 | 2001 Ford Ranger Regular Cab
150 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: