Ford Ranger/Bronco II 1983-1990 Repair Guide

Component Location


See Figures 1 and 2

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Fig. Fig. 1: RABS components for 1987-88 models

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Fig. Fig. 2: RABS components for 1989-90 models

The RABS consists of the following components:

  1. RABS module (1989-90)-located in the dash under the IP panel mount on a brace, center of panel area. The (RABS) module for 1987-88 model year is located behind an access cover in back of the driver's side door pillar.
  3. Dual Solenoid Electro-Hydraulic Valve is located 5 in. (127mm) rearward of the No. 1 crossmember on the inboard side of the LH frame rail.
  5. Speed Sensor and Exciter Ring-located in the rear differential housing.
  7. Yellow REAR ANTI-LOCK Warning Light-located in the instrument cluster.
  9. RABS Diagnostic Connector-located on the main wire bundle inside of cab under the dash, slightly rearward driver side.
  11. Diode/Resistor Element-located in the master cylinder fluid level sensor wiring harness on the left splash apron.
  13. Sensor test Connector-located under the hood slightly rearward the washer bottle.