2003 Ford Ranger 6-cyl. automatic will not rev past 3,000 when in park or neutral but revs normally in drive. Is this normal?

Asked by Feb 20, 2017 at 06:09 PM about the 2003 Ford Ranger 2 Dr XL Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It may be set in the rev limiter to only go that high. Can you get more rpm's driving it?

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Yes it is normal, it has a rev limiter in park and neutral.

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