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2000 Ford Ranger V6 5 Speed 147xxxk A/c on 2040-cars

US $3,500.00
Year:2000 Mileage:147300
Location:

Hialeah, Florida, United States

Hialeah, Florida, United States

I'm selling my 2000 FORD RANGER(V6 3.0L 5-SPEED 147xxxK) Please read everything on my post before you call/text me. I still drive this truck to school and work so the miles will keep going up. I'm looking to get $3500 OBO or I will consider a trade for a 1996-2004 Mustang GT 5 speed. (305) 450-2554
---Pros---

Cold A/C
Tinted windows
Clean in and out
clean title
bed extender
towing package
rubber floor liner
removable hard plastic bed liner 
toolbox with key
good tires(245x75r16 all around)
lifted 2 inch in the rear with torsion bar suspension in the front( This is the rare TRAIL HEAD FORD RANGER which they only made for one year) 
no accidents
never seen work
daily driven

---CONS---

-temperature gauge on the cluster doesn't go past C even at operating temperature. It is most likely just a bad engine coolant temp sensor. car does NOT over heat. I drive the truck back and forth all day and it never gives me problems. 
-Truck is sometimes hard to get into first and second.  Transmission does NOT grind or pop out. 

---New parts---
Spark plugs and wires
serpentine belt
idler pulley
custom muffler
Drive shaft U-joints
Front brake pads
Air Filter
oil change every 3k
transmission fluid drain and fill

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NHTSA upgrades Ford floor mat unintended acceleration probe

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 08:27:00 EST

According to a Bloomberg report, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has upgraded an investigation into complaints of unintended acceleration lodged against Ford vehicles. The investigation began in June of 2010 when just three complaints had been received and it only concerned the Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan, but this was at a time when the phrase "unintended acceleration" made grown men go pale. With 49 additional complaints received since then, the investigation has been reclassified as an engineering analysis - the last phase before a recall - and it has been expanded to include the Lincoln MKZ, making for a total of "around 480,000" units affected between the three sedans from the 2008 to 2010 model years.
The ostensible cause is that floor mats are trapping the accelerator pedal, but according to a Ford statement at the time, the entrapment is due to owners placing the optional all-weather floor mats, or aftermarket floor mats, on top of the car's standard floor mats. NHTSA has backed up that assessment, pinning the blame on "unsecured or double stacked floor mats."
On the face of it, it would appear that NHTSA has upgraded the status not because of Ford's error, but owner error, and Ford has stated publicly that it is "disappointed" in NHTSA's move. On top of NHTSA still being skittish after that other unintended acceleration debacle, it could be seen to be taking its time investigating all of the variables: it's reported that Ford changed its accelerator pedal design in 2010, a "heel blocker" in the floorpan has been considered a potential culprit in how the floor mats could be trapping the pedal, some drivers have said the floor mats weren't anywhere near the pedal, and according to a report in the LA Times, in "a letter sent by Ford to NHTSA in August 2010, the automaker said it found three injuries and one fatality that 'may have resulted from the alleged defect.'"

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The stiff punishments are part of broader transportation legislation, but clearly McCaskill has automakers in her sights.
Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill threw down the gauntlet this week, proposing a bill that could send auto executives to prison for life if they were found to have delayed a recall. She also wants to eliminate the limit for fines for auto safety violations, which are currently capped at $35 million.

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The Ford Mustang may not be the first vehicle that comes to mind when you think of environmentally-friendly forms of transportation. The arrival of the turbocharged four-cylinder engine in the new Mustang could do a lot to combat that perception, but the EcoBoost engine may just be the tip of the iceberg in that regard.
Speaking with Ford powertrain boss Bob Fascetti at the reveal of the new Mustang in Australia, GoAuto reports that the Blue Oval automaker is considering offering its latest pony car with a diesel, hybrid or even electric powertrain in the future.
"We're not looking at diesel at the moment, but given where we need to go with fuel consumption we are looking at all our options," said Fascetti. Other options could include a nine- or ten-speed automatic transmission to replace the current six-speed unit in order to help improve fuel economy and emissions for the Mustang, although figures for the current lineup have yet to be revealed.