David Hobbs helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
Follow the steps in this video to see how to fix minor coolant (antifreeze) leaks in your 1999 Ford Ranger. Leaking coolant is one of the more common types of fluid leaks on Rangers. Engine coolant (which is also called antifreeze or anti-freeze) moves through the inside of your Ranger's engine and keeps it from overheating. Coolant can leak from the reservoir or from the hoses, in 1999 Rangers with the 4.0 liter engine, coolant leaks are most likely to occur where the hoses connect to the engine. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir, hoses and connections on your 1999 Ranger XLT are located and the steps needed to fix minor leaks.
A few things to note about coolant is that it is sweet tasting and highly toxic, so it can end up in the dog's stomach pretty quickly. If you ignore a small coolant leak long enough, you will run out of coolant, which leads to an overheated engine and other serious, but highly avoidable, problems. In many 1999 Rangers, an anti-freeze leak can cause the temp sensor to record high engine temperatures. Always protect yourself with safety glasses and gloves when working with the coolant on your Ranger.
A check engine light can be cleared with a simple fix or it could be a major problem - find out now!1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
Replacing a dirty air filter can improve gas mileage by up to 4%. Isn't efficiency great?1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
Burnt out brake lights increase your chance of getting rear ended - check and change yours today1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
Don't be the guy with your third brake light burnt out1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
The burnt out tail light: classic reason for a cop to pull you over - change yours now1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)
Small bulbs that burn out regularly - did you know you can replace these with LED lights?1999 Ford Ranger XLT 4.0L V6 Extended Cab Pickup (4 Door)