• (4.5) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,998$12,090
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 17-26
  • Engine: 148-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 3,940 lbs.
2004 Ford Ranger

Our Take on the 2004 Ford Ranger

Our Take

Ford gives compact-pickup buyers plenty of choices. Last year, Ford made some new option groups available for Rangers, including an FX4/Level II option group that was dubbed the “true offroad enthusiast package.” Early in 2003, a Wheels and Tunes package built around a CD/MP3 player e... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Performance with four-cylinder
  • Resale value of regular cab
  • Fuel economy with V-6

Notable Features

  • Two cab styles
  • Three engine choices
  • Manual or automatic transmission
  • RWD or 4WD
  • Wide variety of models and options

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

4.5

Average based on 17 reviews

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Overall a pretty good truck

by Nick from Orange Park, Fl on December 29, 2007

I have the 2004 Ranger Edge with a 4.0L engine. It has very good pick up and can easily haul everything that ill ever need to haul. Although the gas mileage is not the greatest I would choose to drive... Read Full Review

24 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

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Recalls

There are currently 7 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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