1979 BRONCO RANGER XLT REBUILD
Rebuild of my 1979 Ford Bronco Ranger Xlt while i was in Rolling Fork, MS.
2005 A montage of pics i put together from this time, i purchased this
vehicle while working on a dredge job. I was pulling a twelve hour shift at
the jobsite and then working on the Bronco on my time off.
I had to purchase tools and such to do a complete rebuild from Wally
World and the parts stores, I wasn't to happy with the quality of tools but
hey I wasn't gonna make a trip to Dallas, TEXAS to get my personal tools.
As i started into what I thought was going to be a quick fix, my don't
"do it halfway" complex took over every step of the way, and needless to
say i opened up a real big can of worms. The end game was very rewarding as
you may be able to see.
I used Gene Krupa and some music by The Meteors to help with the
I had a lot of support from my girlfriend Kim P at the time of the
Questions and comments are welcome. just remember if you want to
critique my work, "It is my truck and you aint got to ride in it"
Look for the other vid of the engine test run also.
1978 Bronco Ranger XLT
400M, holley street avenger 670cfm, 1" spacer, Edelbrock Performer 400
Intake Manifold, and Msd II igniton Blaster. turbo Mufflers and hooker competition headers.
1978 Ford Bronco Ranger: Frame-up Restoration
Frame-up restoration. 1978 Bronco. 4-speed manual, 4x4. 400 6.6
fully-rebuilt motor done by a professional machine shop in Provo. Rebuilt
transmission. New wheels, hubs, ceramic headers, dual Exhaust with magna flow mufflers, 4-barrell
carb, performance intake manifold, rear-window motor, etc. New cluster,
door panels, dash, carpet kit with sound-reducer and much more. Engine
compartment, inner fenders and entire front clip powder-coated black. New
CD player and speakers. 4" lift kit. New upholstery and headliner.