you have to have fan clutch wrenches
If it is a manual transmission, yes.
You can view the 2001 Ford Ranger owners manual online at : www . motorcraft service . com ( no spaces ) Click on Owner Guides
repair manual fora front differential on a 2001 ford ranger edge
9.5 to 1
Relatively easy for an experienced mechanic, consult the manual for specific instructions.
Motorcraft MERCON automatic transmission fluid is used in a 2001 Ford Ranger 5 speed manual transmission ( yes - ATF )
get a book! you have to drop the transmission which isn't a whole lot of fun then unbolt the old clutch assembly and install a new one
The 2001 Ford Ranger owners manual shows : WITH FILTER CHANGE 4.5 quarts ( 4.3 liters ) for the 3.0 L - V6 engine 5.0 quarts ( 4.7 liters ) for the 4.0 L - V6 engine
just go at it with a spanner
The clutch fluid reservoir is by the Power Distribution Box in your engine compartment which is by the drivers side of the engine compartment ( use DOT 3 brake fluid in the hydraulic clutch )