User Reviews

if you aren't pinching pennies, then this is a reliable and comfortable ride - Like the comfort and 4x4. Always started, even when it was 20 below. Cargo space is more than enough for what most would need. Plus, there is enoug...

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if you aren't pinching pennies, then this is a reliable and comfortable ride - Like the comfort and 4x4. Always started, even when it was 20 below. Cargo space is more than enough for what most would need. Plus, there is enoug...

4.0
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excellent - good handling in poor weather. the 4x4 works well in snow. very good power output from the motor. good styling and fit and finish. the c...

5.0
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Reliable, attactive (I have a Sport model) - I have had 2 Ford Explorer Sports. The first one was totaled in a nasty car accident and I lived to see another day. The car protected my life and kep...

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Dependable and Durable - All the areas that rust quickly and the seats are not engineered properly to accommodate large people (weight)...

3.0
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Safety Ratings
2014 Ford Explorer
Overall 5.0000
Overall Front Crash 5.0000
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Overall Side Crash 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Side Pole Crash 5
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints6
Number of Investigations0
2013 Ford Explorer
Overall 5.0000
Overall Front Crash 5.0000
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Overall Side Crash 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Side Pole Crash 5
Number of Recalls6
Number of Complaints120
Number of Investigations0
2012 Ford Explorer
Overall 4.0000
Overall Front Crash 4.0000
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Overall Side Crash 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Side Pole Crash 5
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints162
Number of Investigations0
2010 Ford Explorer
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 3.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints48
Number of Investigations1
2009 Ford Explorer
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 3.0000
Number of Recalls1
Number of Complaints13
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding Ford Explorer vehicles

2013 Ford Explorer (6/26/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V270000

Component Name: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2013 Ford Explorer, Taurus, and Lincoln MKS vehicles manufactured November 29, 2012, through December 12, 2012. In the affected vehicles, with sufficient door openings and closings, the child safety locks may change from an activated position to a deactivated position without notice.

Defect: If the child lock is deactivated, the door could be unlocked and opened from the inside which could lead to personal injury to an unrestrained child.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will test the safety locks. If necessary, the locks will be replaced free of charge. The recall began on August 2, 2013. Ford's recall number is 13S07. Owners may contact the Ford customer relationship center at 1-866-436-7332.

2013 Ford Explorer (5/31/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V227000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford is recalling certain model year 2013 Explorer, Taurus, Flex, Fusion, Police Interceptor Sedan and Police Interceptor Utility vehicles; and certain model year 2013 Lincoln MKS, MKT, and MKZ vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the fuel delivery module may develop a crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Defect: A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel delivery module, free of charge. The recall began on July 20, 2013. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's recall campaign number is 13S04.

2013 Ford Explorer (3/27/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V109000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford is recalling certain model year 2012 Taurus, Lincoln MKS, and model year 2013 Explorer vehicles manufactured July 19, 2011, through March 15, 2012. In the affected vehicles, the fuel tanks may have a marginally sealed seam in the side of the tank. As a result, the fuel tanks may not provide the expected strength in the event of an impact. The tanks may also leak.

Defect: A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel tanks and replace them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on May 9, 2013. Ford's recall campaign number is 13S03. Owners may contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center at 1-866-436-7332.

2011 Ford Explorer (2/2/2011)  

Campaign Number: 11V063000

Component Name: SEATS

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 EXPLORER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JULY 15, 2010, THROUGH DECEMBER 13, 2010, EQUIPPED WITH SECOND ROW 60% SEATS WITH MANUAL RECLINER MECHANISMS THAT MAY HAVE COMPONENTS THAT ARE OUT OF DIMENSIONAL SPECIFICATION. THESE SEATS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 207, "SEATING SYSTEMS."

Defect: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, THE SEAT BACK MAY NOT PROVIDE THE REQUIRED STRENGTH, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURY.

Corrective Action: FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE SEATS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 15, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332.

2010 Ford Explorer (9/3/2010)  

Campaign Number: 10E043000

Component Name: EQUIPMENT

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: MARATHON IS RECALLING CERTAIN SEAT COVERS, BRAND SUPERHIDES WITH PART NUMBERS 593, 594, 578, 960, 228, 228-09, 267-08, 333, 625, AND 630, SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE SEAT COVERS ARE MADE OF HEAVIER THREAD AND ARE NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SEATS CONTAINING SIDE AIRBAGS. THE HEAVIER SEAT COVER COULD INTERFERE WITH FULL DEPLOYMENT OF THE AIRBAG IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.

Defect: AN IMPROPERLY DEPLOYED AIRBAG COULD RESULT IN SERIOUS INJURY.

Corrective Action: MARATHON WILL NOTIFY OWNERS OF RECORD AND REPLACE THE SEAT COVER FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 14, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MARATHON AT 1-800-735-2769.

Used Gold FORD EXPLORER for sale

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2007 Ford Explorer XLT

$11,995

2007 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 122151 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Salem, OR
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer Limited Edition

$28,000
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2011 FORD EXPLORER LIMITED EDITION

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 45019 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Aberdeen, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy

1997 Ford Explorer

$2,995

1997 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 135935 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Springfield, OR
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

2003 Ford Explorer

$5,200

2003 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 121896 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Sioux Falls, SD
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer Limited Edition

$28,596
Price Reduced

2011 FORD EXPLORER LIMITED EDITION

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 63966 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Aurora, CO
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer XLT

$27,995

2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 42043 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Wareham, MA
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy

2002 Ford Explorer XLT

$7,995

2002 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 156765 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Paducah, KY
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2003 Ford Explorer

$6,000

2003 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 163791 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Pekin, IL
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy

2006 Ford Explorer XLT

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2006 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 92735 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Charleston, WV
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

1999 Ford Explorer XLT

$3,500

1999 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 199755 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Hillsboro, OR
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer XLT

$23,467

2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 45856 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy

1999 Ford Explorer XLT

New Listing
$4,991

1999 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 199562 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2001 Ford Explorer Sport

New Listing
$5,498

2001 FORD EXPLORER SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 66533 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Englewood, CO
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

2007 Ford Explorer XLT

$16,490

2007 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 27474 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Golden, CO
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2003 Ford Explorer XLT

$3,994

2003 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 182995 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Littleton, CO
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy
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