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Hello! I need to replace the heater core on a 2003 Ford Ranger.

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Hello! I need to replace the heater core on a 2003 Ford Ranger. My plan is to spend a day on this project. I there any special tools I need to have for this project in removing the dash? Do I have to remove the steering wheel? Any tips to save time would be helpful.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Shawn replied 7 years ago.

HiCustomer

 

 

Thanks for using Just Answer, I am sending you the instructions in pdf format, hope this helps you out, if not please ask more questions.

 

 

Click Here for Instructions

 

 

Customer: replied 7 years ago.

This is helpful/ However to you have the step to removing the instrument panel and the powertrain control module? Any special tools needed?

Expert:  Shawn replied 7 years ago.

HiCustomer

 

Sorry about that here you go,the only special tool required is for the radio removal tool

 

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Click Here for PCM Removal

 

 

 

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.

Shawn,

 

Looks straight forward. How many hours do you think it will take with 2 people? Steve

Expert:  Shawn replied 7 years ago.

HiCustomer

 

I would set aside a full day just to make sure.

 

Shawn and 7 other Ford Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Thank you.