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HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans
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I have a 1997 ford extended van e 350 and has no tire

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I have a 1997 ford extended van e 350 and has no tire changing tools with it. I'm trying to install a hitch to the frame and cant get down the spare tire without the tools
JA: Have you ever changed a tire on this vehicle?
Customer: no I just bought it
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'm not trying to change the tire I'm just trying to lower the spare
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: i have a ford ranger will the tool for that work on the van?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 2 months ago.

Hello, it will if it has the same spare tire tool adapter on the end, or you can go to most tire shops to have them at least lower the tire down for you. Most have spare tire tool kits. Call ahead before you go if needed to make sure they can lower the tire.