Question about 1983 Ford Ranger
I have a 1987 ford ranger with a 1983 model 2.0L in it with a 1 barrel. One day i was on my way to work and it just died on me. I replaced the plugs, wires, ignition control module, cap, and the rotor button before I realized that the distributor wasnt tuning. So I pulled the distributor out and the gear on the bottom was sheared very badly, I replaced the whole distributor and it still wont turn. Somebody PLEASE HELP!!!
If the bottom of the distributor has a flat tip type end on it then it probably plugs into your oil pump you may have a jammed oil pump which would explain why the gear sheared off.
Posted on Mar 23, 2009
How about the gear that turn distributor? it sprobably sheared also.
Posted on Mar 20, 2009
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