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Old 06-07-2009, 11:04 AM   #1
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Ranger Crank Question

What year ranger does it need to be out of to fit a D23? Or does it just need to be from a 2.3 ranger?


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Old 06-07-2009, 11:14 AM   #2
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Just use the crank you have its fine ,

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Old 06-07-2009, 11:16 AM   #3
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well it had to be about the same time they brought out the focus engine so im going to have to say 03-04.
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Just use the crank you have its fine ,

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Tom, why in the heck is everyone so ga-ga about the ranger crank?
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it doesnt have the gear to drive the balance shafts so its slightly lighter
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it doesnt have the gear to drive the balance shafts so its slightly lighter
I knew that, but is there anything else?
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I knew that, but is there anything else?
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Has anyone seen any HP/TQ improvments with a ranger crank? Dyno anyone?
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Has anyone seen any HP/TQ improvments with a ranger crank? Dyno anyone?
I am curious as well, but I doubt anyone just changed the crank when they rebuilt their engine. I mean it doesn't make sense to completely tear down and rebuild an engine just for the crankshaft.

How about a built engine with a focus crank, vs same build with a ranger crank?
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^^^ I would have to agree with that. If the difference is 2whp, it's not near about worth it.
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