2005 Ford Ranger XL 2dr 4x2 Regular Cab Styleside 7 ft. box 117.5 in. WB

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Automatic Manual
Automatic

Engine Type

Gas I4

MPG (City/Highway)

24/29

Safety Ratings

MSRP

$15,730

$16,730

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Summary

The 2005 Ford Ranger XL is a compact pickup truck that comes with a 2.3L I-4 143HP engine and a 5-speed manual transmission with overdrive. It also features 4-wheel anti-lock brakes, 15″ styled steel wheels, and light tinted windows. The truck has a max trailer weight of 2,540lbs and comes with a bumper to bumper warranty, major components warranty, and a corrosion perforation warranty. Other standard features include an AM/FM stereo with 2 speakers and 2-way manual adjustment driver and passenger seats. Overall, the 2005 Ford Ranger XL offers a reliable and functional option for those in need of a compact pickup truck.

2005 Ford Ranger XL 2dr 4x2 Regular Cab Styleside 7 ft. box 117.5 in. WB price

Invoice price

$14,847

Delivery charges

$635

MSRP

$15,730
$16,730

Total price

$16,365
$17,365

This is the basic version without any options added, check the Window Sticker for more accurate package and detailed information.

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2005 Ford Ranger XL 2dr 4x2 Regular Cab Styleside 7 ft. box 117.5 in. WB warranty

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Months: 36

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Miles: 36,000

Corrosion perforation (months/miles)

Months: 60

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Months: 36

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Miles: 36,000

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2005 Ford Ranger XL 2dr 4x2 Regular Cab Styleside 7 ft. box 117.5 in. WB Colors

Interior Colors
Medium Pebble Tan w/Vinyl 60/40 Split Bench Seat
Medium Dark Flint w/Vinyl 60/40 Split Bench Seat
Medium Pebble Tan w/Cloth 60/40 Split Bench Seat
Medium Dark Flint w/Cloth 60/40 Split Bench Seat
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Exterior Colors
Arizona Beige Clearcoat Metallic
Black Clearcoat
Silver Clearcoat Metallic
Oxford White Clearcoat
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Engine

Type Gas I4
Engine Size 2.30 l
Cylinders Configuration I4
Displacement 2,300 cc
Drive Type RWD
Cam Type DOHC
Horsepower 207 hp @ 5,250 rpm
Torque 238 lb.ft @ 3,000 rpm
Engine Location Front
Valves 16
Compression 9.7
Stroke 3.14 in
Bore 3.50 in

Fuel

Type Gasoline
Tank Capacity 20 gal

Mileage

EPA City Economy 24
EPA Highway Economy 29
EPA Combined Economy 26
Cruising Range City 408 mi
Cruising Range Highway 493 mi

Transmission

Type
Manual
Automatic
Number Of Speeds
5
5
Description
5 Speed Manual
5-Speed Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio
3.72
Second Gear Ratio
2.2
Third Gear Ratio
1.5
Fourth Gear Ratio
1
Fifth Gear Ratio
0.79
Reverse Gear Ratio
3.4

Powertrain

Doors

Doors 2

Seating

Number Of Seats 3
Max Seating Capacity 3

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 15 x 6.0 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Exterior dimensions

Overall Length 200.51 in
Overall Length Without Rear Bumper 188.50 in
Overall Width 69.41 in
Max Width Without Mirrors 69.40 in
Overall Height 66.18 in
Overhang Front 33.10 in
Overhang Rear Without Bumper 43.90 in
Wheelbase 117.52 in

Interior dimensions

Front Head Room 39.30 in
Front Shoulder Room 54.50 in
Front Leg Room 42.40 in
Cargo Box Height 16.50 in
Cargo Box Floor Length 1,836.42 in
Cargo Box Floor Width 54.40 in
Cargo Box Wheelhousings Width 40.40 in

Weights

Specified Curb Weight 3,010 lb
Specified Payload 1,370 lb
Curb Weight 3,010 lb
Curb Weight Front 1,765 lb
Curb Weight Rear 1,245 lb
Gross Axle Weight Rating 4,550 lb
Gross Combined Weight Rating 4,800 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 4,380 lb
Max Payload Capacity 1,370 lb

Steering

Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter Curb To Curb 37.74 ft
Turning Diameter Wall To Wall 39.73 ft
Turning Radius Curb To Curb 18.87 ft
Turning Radius Wall To Wall 19.86 ft

Trailering

Max Tongue Dead Weight Hitch 200 lb
Max Trailer Dead Weight Hitch 2,000 lb

Braking

Type Power
Primary Abs System 4-Wheel
Front Disc Yes
Rear Drum Yes
Front Brake Rotor Dia 11.28 in
Front Brake Rotor Thickness 1.02 in

Tires

Front Tire Size P225/70R15
Rear Tire Size P225/70R15
Spare Tire Size Compact
Spare Tire Size Compact
Type All-Season

Suspensions

Front Type Coil Spring
Rear Type 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Front Axle Independent Sla
Rear Axle Ford Semi-Floating

Emissions

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  • Recall Date 02/17/2021

    Campaign ID; 21V076000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Recalling Certain 2004-2006 Ranger Vehicles That May Be Equipped With A Driver Or Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Used As A Replacement Service Part, That May Explode Due To Propellant Degradation Occurring After Long-Term Exposure To High Absolute Humidity, Temperature And Temperature Cycling.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Frontal Air Bag, An Inflator Explosion May Result In Sharp Metal Fragments Striking The Driver Or Other Occupants Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Inspect The Driver And Passenger Air Bag Module, And Replace Either The Module Or The Inflator, If Necessary, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began March 17, 2021. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 21S05.

  • Recall Date 02/16/2021

    Campaign ID; 21V081000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Recalling Certain 2005-2014 Mustang, 2004-2011 Ranger, 2009-2011 Mercury Milan, 2006 Ford Gt, 2008-2012 Fusion, 2007-2010 Edge And Lincoln Mkx, And 2009-2010 Lincoln Mkz Vehicles. These Vehicles May Be Equipped With A Driver Or Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Used As A Replacement Service Part, That May Explode Due To Propellant Degradation Occurring After Long-Term Exposure To High Absolute Humidity, Temperature And Temperature Cycling.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Frontal Air Bag, An Inflator Explosion May Result In Sharp Metal Fragments Striking The Driver Or Other Occupants Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Inspect The Driver And Passenger Air Bag Module, And Replace Either The Module Or The Inflator, If Necessary, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began March 17, 2021. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 21S05.

  • Recall Date 12/11/2017

    Campaign ID; 17V787000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Superseding A Previous Recall For Certain 2004-2006 Ford Ranger Trucks To Implement A Final Repair. Upon Deployment Of The Driver Side Frontal Air Bag, Excessive Internal Pressure May Cause The Inflator To Rupture.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Driver'S Frontal Air Bag, The Inflator Could Rupture With Metal Fragments Striking The Vehicle Occupants Potentially Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Driver'S Frontal Air Bag Inflator With An Alternate Inflator, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began January 16, 2018. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 17S42. Note: This Recall Supersedes Recall 16V-036 Which Was An Interim Repair. Vehicles That Received A Replacement Air Bag Inflator Under The Previous Campaign Need To Return To A Dealer To Have An Alternate Inflator Installed.

  • Recall Date 12/11/2017

    Campaign ID; 17V788000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Superseding A Previous Recall For Certain 2004-2006 Ford Ranger Trucks To Implement A Final Repair. Upon Deployment Of The Passenger Side Frontal Air Bag, Excessive Internal Pressure May Cause The Inflator To Rupture.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Passenger'S Frontal Air Bag, The Inflator Could Rupture With Metal Fragments Striking The Vehicle Occupants, Potentially Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Passenger'S Frontal Air Bag Inflator With An Alternate Inflator, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began January 16, 2018. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 17S42. Note: This Recall Supersedes Recall 15V322 Which Was An Interim Repair. Vehicles That Received A Replacement Air Bag Inflator Under The Previous Campaign Need To Return To A Dealer To Have An Alternate Inflator Installed. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 17S42.

  • Recall Date 01/25/2016

    Campaign ID; 16V036000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2004-2006 Ranger Vehicles Manufactured March 24, 2003, To May 4, 2006. Upon Deployment Of The Driver Side Frontal Air Bag, Excessive Internal Pressure May Cause The Inflator To Rupture.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Driver'S Frontal Air Bag, The Inflator Could Rupture With Metal Fragments Striking The Vehicle Occupants Potentially Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Inflators, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began February 26, 2016. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 16S03. Note: This Recall Supersedes 14V-343 And Only Applies To Rangers Manufactured In North America.

  • Recall Date 05/28/2015

    Campaign ID; 15V322000

    Component Air Bags

    Recall Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2004-2006 Ranger Trucks Manufactured March 24, 2003, To May 4, 2006. The Affected Vehicles Are Equipped With A Passenger Side Frontal Air Bag That May Be Susceptible To Moisture Intrusion Which, Over Time, Could Cause The Inflator To Rupture.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Crash Necessitating Deployment Of The Passenger'S Frontal Air Bag, The Inflator Could Rupture With Metal Fragments Striking The Vehicle Occupants Potentially Resulting In Serious Injury Or Death.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Front Passenger Air Bag Inflator, Free Of Charge. The Recall Began On December 4, 2015. Owners May Contact Ford Customer Service At 1-866-436-7332. Ford'S Number For This Recall Is 15S22. Note: This Recall Partially Supersedes Recall 14V-787.

  • Recall Date 07/13/2011

    Campaign ID; 11V352000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

    Ford Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2011 Ranger Trucks Built From January 25, 2011, Through April 25, 2011 At The Twin Cities Assembly Plant, And Service Parts Distributed To Dealers For Certain 2004 Through 2011 Model Year Ranger Trucks, 2002 Through 2005 Model Year Excursion Vehicles, And 2002 Through 2007 Model Year F-250, F-350, F-450, And F-550 Trucks For Failing To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, And Associated Equipment." The Multi-Function Switch Was Shipped With A Subcomponent (Slider) That May Experience Deformation. A Multi-Function Switch With A Deformed Slider May Malfunction Causing The Turn Signal, Tail Lights, Hazard Warning Signal Flashers And/Or Brake Lights Not To Activate.

    Recall Consequences

    Non-Functioning Lights Could Increase The Risk Of A Crash.

    Recall Remedy

    Dealers Will Replace The Switches Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On August 15, 2011. Owners May Contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center At 1-866-436-7332.

  • Recall Date 05/11/2009

    Campaign ID; 09E025000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

    Dope, Inc. Is Recalling 42,540 Combination Corner And Bumper Lamp Assemblies Of Various Part Numbers Sold For Use As Aftermarket Equipment For Various Passenger Vehicles. These Headlamps Fail To Conform To The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, And Associated Equipment." These Lamps Do Not Contain The Required Amber Side Reflectors.

    Recall Consequences

    Decreased Lighting Visibility May Result In A Vehicle Crash.

    Recall Remedy

    Dope, Inc. Will Notify Owners And Offer A Full Refund For The Noncompliant Combination Lamps. The Safety Recall Began On July 28, 2009. Owners May Contact Dope, Inc. At 1-626-272-1798.

  • Recall Date 07/17/2006

    Campaign ID; 06E065000

    Component Exterior Lighting

    Recall Summary

    Certain Aj Motorsport Combination Lamps Sold As Replacement Lamps For Use On The Above Listed Passenger Vehicles. Combination Lamps Not Equipped With Amber Side Reflectors Fail To Conform With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, Lamps, Reflective Devices, And Associated Equipment.

    Recall Consequences

    Lack Of Amber Side Reflectors In The Lamps Will Decrease Lighting Visibility To Other Drivers And May Possibly Result In A Vehicle Crash.

    Recall Remedy

    Aj Motorsport Will Notify Owners And Offer Reimbursement For The Lamps. The Recall Began On July 31, 2006. Owners May Contact Aj Motorsport At 626-618-2026.

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