1996 Ford Ranger Specifications

Reg Cab 107.9" WB SPLASH
MSRP based on Reg Cab 107.9" WB SPLASH

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 22 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas I4, 2.3L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name Reg Cab 107.9" WB SPLASH
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 3
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style Regular Cab Pickup - Short Bed
Transmission 5-speed manual transmission w/OD, brake shift interlock


Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4180
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1775
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) N/A
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1186
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2750
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 52.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.6
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Exterior Dimensions
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 104.3
Frame Width, Rear (in) 32.86
Overhang, Front (in) 33.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 25.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.4
Cab to Axle (in) 37.2
Ground Clearance, Front (in) NA
Wheelbase (in) 107.9
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 43.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in) NA
Height, Overall (in) 63.9
Cab to End of Frame (in) 72.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.61
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 184.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume (ft³) 37.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 16.4
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 54.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.0
Tailgate Width (in) 54.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 40.4
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 51.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27

Performance Specs

Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 112 @ 4800
Displacement 2.3L/140
Engine Order Code 99A
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 2400
Fuel System SPFI
Engine Type Gas I4
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Trans PTO Access NA
Trans Type 5
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.50
Clutch Size (in) 9
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.72
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Transfer Case Model NA
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Power Take Off NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Order Code 44M
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.28 x 1.33
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9 x 1.75
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.80
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA
Steering Type Power
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.50
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1493
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 797
Rear Tire Size P235/60R15SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 797
Spare Tire Order Code T73
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1493
Front Tire Order Code T73
Spare Tire Size P235/60R15SL
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 797
Front Tire Size P235/60R15SL
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1493
Rear Tire Order Code T73
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 7.0
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30.5
Axle Type - Front Twin-I-Beam
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.45
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2330
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2750
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.2
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Axle Type - Rear Ford Semi-Floating
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30.5
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2250
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger No
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.5
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 540
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
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