Used 1996 Ford Ranger Extended Cab Pricing


1996 Ford Ranger

1996 Highlights

For the 1996 Ford Ranger, an optional passenger-side airbag is now available, and it comes with a switch that will disable the system if a child seat is installed in the truck. Super Cab models get standard privacy glass, Splash models lose that putrid green tape stripe, and the Flareside box from the Splash is now available on two-wheel-drive, four-cylinder XL and XLT models.


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Features & Specs

XL 2dr Extended Cab SBXL 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SBXLT 2dr Extended Cab SBXLT 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SBXLT 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SBXLT 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SBXL 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SBSTX 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SBXL 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SBSplash 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SBSplash 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB
MPG2121212118181818181918
SeatingN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Transmission5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual5-speed manual
Fuelgasgasgasgasgasgasgasgasgasgasgas
Horsepower112 hp @ 4800 rpm112 hp @ 4800 rpm112 hp @ 4800 rpm112 hp @ 4800 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm147 hp @ 5000 rpm

Safety

NHTSA Overall Rating

The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration offers independent analysis.
  • Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
    Driver4/5
    Passenger4/5
  • Side Crash Rating

    OverallNot Rated
  • Side Barrier Rating

    OverallNot Rated
    DriverNot Rated
    PassengerNot Rated
  • Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

    Front SeatNot Rated
    Back SeatNot Rated
  • Rollover

    RolloverNot Rated
    Dynamic Test ResultNo Tip
    Risk Of RolloverNot Rated

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Not Tested
  • Roof Strength Test
    Not Tested
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
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Been Worth the $
I bought this truck used with 72K, now I'm up to 138K and the 2.3L (5 spd Man) engine is running good. During the cold months, I get 20-22 on the Hwy, but when it's warm, I've gotten 27! The body has held up great and I've had to replace some things like brake lines, Pwr Steering lines, Upper and lower ball joints, e-brake cable and the surprise was the brackets on the rear springs. But overall, I'm paying less than a car payment. My boys want me to keep it for when they start driving it. I put some new Cooper ATR tires on it this year and it's done pretty good getting up the hill on my drive way here in the CLE area with 200lb of sand in the back.
Treating me good
Original owner, 4.0 V6 manual extended cab. Easy to work on, gas mileage is good, and has hauled in some bigger loads than one might expect for its size. Roomy enough for me (6'3"). Things I've had to repair, in order: The O2 sensor, under warranty, <5000 miles. Starter relay ($9) flaked out at 70K. Throwout bearing (manual) at around 90K miles, garage charged $300 for that and a clutch replacement. Driveshaft carrier bearing disintegrated at about 120K miles, $30 part. Gas pedal mounting bolts/rivets (<$1) fell out at 140K. Front brakes at around 160K miles, in the $30-$60 range. At 174K miles the ignition switch shorted and the truck was trying to start without a key, $20 part.
In Alabama you need the 4.0L
It's a very reliable truck. I bought it used in 10/97. I love it! The only thing besides normal wear items like a battery, tires and oil changes, is that I had to replace the oil pan seal. The one thing I don't like is the lack of power(3.0L)and performance going up the hills on the interstates and roads here in Alabama
Used 1996 Ford Ranger Extended Cab Overview

The Used 1996 Ford Ranger Extended Cab is offered in the following styles: XL 2dr Extended Cab SB, XL 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, XLT 2dr Extended Cab SB, XLT 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, XL 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, Splash 2dr Extended Cab Stepside SB, XLT 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, XLT 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SB, Splash 2dr Extended Cab 4WD Stepside SB, XL 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SB, and STX 2dr Extended Cab 4WD SB.

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