Ford Ranger 2001-2008 Factory Service Repair Manual

The 2008 Ford Ranger is a smaller get truck, however don’t let its size moron you. It despite everything stays a skilled decision for individuals hoping to complete some work at a moderate cost. The Ranger is offered in Regular and SuperCab body styles, in XL, XLT and Sport trims, and your decision of a 6 or 7 foot bed and 2WD or 4WD, contingent upon the setup. Motors run from a 143 torque 2.3-liter inline 4-chamber to a 207 drive 4.0-liter V6. Standard gear incorporates cooling, journey control, a flexible directing haggle/Satellite audio.The 2008 Ford Ranger keeps on being one of the most reasonable minimized pickups available. Remaining consistent with its notoriety, the Ranger keeps on being a top decision in its class with a variety of conceivable taxi and bed size designs. An EPA rating of up to 26 mpg on the thruway gives this pickup a favorable position over its rivals.

Models Covered :

2002, 2005 and 2008 Versions Compatible with:

Ford Ranger 2001
Ford Ranger 2002
Ford Ranger 2003
Ford Ranger 2004
Ford Ranger 2005
Ford Ranger 2006
Ford Ranger 2007
Ford Ranger 2008

Manual Covers :

2001-2005( Combination of 2002 and 2005 files):

2.3L Engine

3.0L Engine

4.0L Engine

4WD Axle Shafts

7.5 Inch Ring Gear

8.8 Inch Ring Gear



Anti Lock Brakes

AT Removal

Automatic Transmission

Axle Shafts 4WD





Cooling Fans

Cruise Control


Drive Belts

Driveline Axle


Drum Brakes

Engine Cooling

Exterior Lighting

Ford Trouble Codes

Front Disc Brakes

Front Drive Differential

Front Suspension

Front Suspension 2WD

Front Suspension 4WD

Front Suspension 4×2

Front Suspsneion 4×4

Fuel Charging and Controls 2.3L

Fuel Charging and Controls 3.0L

Fuel Charging and Controls 4.0L

Fuel Tank Lines



Locking Hubs

Power Steering

Rear Suspension

Servicing AT

Servicing Manual Transmission


Steering Column

Steering System

Transmission Cooling


Wiper Washer



Accessories & Body, Cab:

Anti-Theft – Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS)

Body Closures


Component Testing

Exterior Lighting

Exterior Trim & Ornamentation

Front End Body Panels

Full Frame & Body Mounting

Glass, Frames & Mechanisms

Handles, Locks, Latches & Entry Systems


Information & Entertainment Systems

Instrument Cluster & Panel Illumination

Instrument Cluster (IC) & Warning Chimes

Instrument Panel & Console

Interior Lighting

Interior Trim & Ornamentation

Module Communications Network

Module Configuration

Multifunction Electronic Modules

Passive Anti-Theft System Job Aid

Pickup Bed & Platform Body

Rear View Mirrors


Speed Control

Steering Column Switches

Wipers & Washers

Ateq Tpms Reset Procedure:

Ateq Tpms Reset Procedure

Automatic Stop/ Start Disable:

Automatic Stop/ Start Disable

Bartec Tpms Reset Procedure:

Bartec Tpms Reset Procedure


Drum Brake

Front Disc Brake

Hydraulic Brake Actuation

Parking Brake & Actuation

Power Brake Actuation

Vehicle Dynamic Systems

Cabin Air Filter:

Cabin Air Filter

Canadian Model Reference:

Canadian Model Reference

Driveline and Axles:


Front Drive Axle Differential – Dana 35

Rear Drive Axle Differential – Ford 7.5-Inch Ring Gear

Rear Drive Axle Differential – Ford 8.8-Inch Ring Gear

Rear Drive Axle Differential – Ford 8.8-Inch Ring Gear High Torque

DTC Index:

DTC Index

EGR Function:

EGR Function


Battery, Mounting & Cables

Connector End Views – B2300, B3000, B4000 & Ranger

Fuse & Relay Location

Generator & Regulator

Electrical Component Locations:

Electrical Component Locations



Control Abbreviations



3.0L (2V)

4.0L (SOHC)

Accessory Drive

Engine Cooling

Engine Ignition – 2.3L

Engine Ignition – 3.0L (2V)

Engine Ignition – 4.0L SOHC

Exhaust System

Fuel Tank & Lines

Starting System

Engine Performance:

Acceleration Control

Description & Operation

Diagnostic Methods

Electronic Engine Controls

Engine Emission Control

Evaporative Emissions

Firing Order & Cylinder Identification

Fuel Charging & Controls – 2.3L

Fuel Charging and Controls – 3.0L (2V)

Fuel Charging and Controls – 4.0L (SOHC)

Fuel Pressure Specifications

Intake Air Distribution and Filtering


Mode 6

Pinpoint Tests

Powertrain DTC Charts & Descriptions

Reference Values

Symptom Charts

General Information:

Anti-Lock Brake Safety Precautions

Brake System – General Information

Charging System – General Information

Clutch Trouble Shooting

Commonly Used Abbreviations

Diagnostic Connector (DLC) Locations

Drive Axle Noise Diagnosis

Driveline System – General Information

Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Warning – Basic Information

Engine Displacement Conversion Table

Engine Overhaul Procedures

Engine Performance Diagnostic Routine Outline

Engine Performance Safety Precautions

Engine System – General Information

English-Metric Conversion Chart

Fuel System – General Information

Gear Tooth Contact Patterns

General Cooling System Service

Identification Codes

Jacking and Lifting

Manual TransaxleTransmission & Clutch – General Information

Manual Transmission Trouble Shooting

Noise, Vibration & Harshness

Parasitic Load Explanation & Test Procedures

State Emission Standards – Gasoline

State Emission Standards

Steering System – General Information

Suspension System – General Information

Symptom Check List Worksheets

Trouble Shooting – Basic Procedures


Using Wiring Diagrams

Waveforms – Injector Pattern Tutorial

Wheel Alignment Theory & Operation


Climate Control

Climate Control System – General Information and Diagnostics

Maintenance Schedule:

Maintenance Schedule

OBD-II Readiness Monitors:

OBD-II Readiness Monitors

Reminder Indicator Reset Procedures:

Reminder Indicator Reset Procedures


Safety Belt System

Supplemental Restraint System

Specifications Index:

Specifications Index


Power Steering

Steering Column


Front – Rear Wheel Drive (RWD)

Front Suspension – Four Wheel Drive (4WD)

Rear Suspension

Wheels & Tires

System Wiring Diagrams:

Wiring Diagrams

Tire Pressure Monitor System:

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Traction Control:

4WD and AWD


Automatic Transmission – 5R44E and 5R55E


Clutch Controls

External Controls

Four Wheel Drive (4WD) Systems

Front Drive Halfshafts

Manual Transaxle Transmission

Transaxle Transmission Cooling

Transfer Case

Uniform Inspection and Communication Standards:

Brake Systems

Drive Train & Transmission Systems

Electrical Systems

Engine Performance And Maintenance

Exhaust Systems

Heating, Ventilation And Air Conditioning Systems

Routine Inspection Reference Guide

Steering & Suspension Systems

This manual is the same as the manual used by workshops. Service Manual contains detailed instructions and step by step diagrams for all workshop procedures.

Language: English
Format: PDF

(WINDOWS 10, WINDOWS 8, WINDOWS 7, VISTA 32 and 64, XP, ME, 98, NT, 2000 ETC.)

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