As the rpms go up you may lose someone's or not get as much as you think.
Exhaust need some back pressure or it may suck some of the new incoming...
Sorry I can't help you on that.
Can you get the trans, all accessories and the engine harness .
Get all you can from the donor vehicle.
To me the5.0 would probably win out because of the sound of the engine, the whine, and you can have any amount of power your pocket can handle....
Speaking form driving the wife's Passet.
I can tear the tires off from a dead stop.
Passing will put back in the seat.
We have achieved over 50...
4BTs are noises, consider a VW 2.0L Turbo Diesel.
There is a VW Diesel conversion going on one of the Ranger sites.
Always liked the 1st-gen Ranger.
Good starting point.
I think you are correct but why don't they get it !
Why get rid of a small truck that was one of the best selling trucks and one of the best...
Exhaust or Electrical
Loud, may give more power, if exhaust... Electrical, no gain !
It was a std cab short bed !
I used a 4" SkyJacker Lift and was very happy with it.
I have seen the Rough Country and the Pro Comp Lifts fold under harder than normal rock...
Gears - 4.10 should be ok.
Lift - not sure what you can actually get - 3.5 minimum, 4 or 4.5 would work too.
Contact the Lift Manufacturer and...
Actually a body lift keeps the weight mass lower and in turn a little more stable than a suspension lift.
A suspension lift does let you flex...
Something to consider, if you intend to re-gear, do the gear change first the. If the engine still isn't doing it for you then consider the next...
There is no reason for an engine that big in a Ranger.
Overall performance would suffer dramatically, suspension would suffer, rear...
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