Engine problems of the 2002 Ford Ranger
Three problems linked to engine have been reported for the 2002 Ford Ranger.
Engine problem #1
The vehicle having this issue was a 2002 Ford Ranger. Vehicle identification number (VIN) of the vehicle is 1FTYR14U72_. While starting vehicle and warming up, engine misfired, had to refill fuel constantly. Dealer has been notified however does not have a remedy for problem.
Engine problem #2
The vehicle involved was a 2002 Ford Ranger. Vehicle identification number (VIN): 1FTYR14U12_. I had a pinging,they changed a sensor, it went away for a while and now it is back, then they cleaned the carbon out of the engine and now it surges, and still pings. They put it on a machine and the machine said it is ok. I am not satisfied. This issue happened on 02/22/2002.
Engine problem #3
The vehicle is a 2002 Ford Ranger. While accelerating or attempting to pass another vehicle the engine starts to cut off like it is starving for fuel. Started happening about 1 year ago and continues to this date. This engine issue occurred 10/27/2009.