Mechanics

REPLACE FRONT COIL SPRINGS

1992 Ford Ranger

Suspension problem
1992 Ford Ranger 6 cyl Four Wheel Drive Manual 200000 miles

what is the cost to replace front coil springs
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Vonzipper
October 10, 2008.




SUSPENSION - FRONT (4WD COIL) -1992 Ford Ranger
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REMOVAL (EXPLORER & RANGER)
1.Raise and support vehicle. Support axle with jack. Disconnect shock absorber from radius arm. 2.Remove coil spring-to-axle nut and remove retainer. See Fig. 12 . Lower axle until spring tension is removed and adequate clearance exists for spring removal. 3.Remove spring by rotating upper coil out of tabs in upper spring seat. Remove spacer and lower seat. Stud in axle may need to be removed to provide clearance.

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SUSPENSION - FRONT (4WD COIL) -1992 Ford Ranger
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INSTALLATION
Install stud in axle (if removed). Install lower seat and spacer over stud bolt. Position upper end of spring coil in spring stop area of upper spring seat. To complete installation, reverse removal procedure.
Fig. 12: Exploded View of Coil Spring (Explorer & Ranger) Courtesy of FORD MOTOR CO.

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Do it youself, cost about 200.00 or so, if you do it yourself! Cost maybe 500.00 for a shop to replace em.

Merlin2021
Oct 10, 2008.


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