Safety Ratings
2005 Ford Explorer
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints394
Number of Investigations2
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2005 Ford Explorer vehicles

2005 Ford Explorer (12/11/2007)  

Campaign Number: 07E104000

Component Name: VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN CURVED TEMPERED REPLACEMENT GLASS MANUFACTURED BY HANGZHOU SAFETY GLASS LTD AND SUPPLIED TO SAFELITE BY AUTO TEMP INC., IDENTIFIED AS DOT-430, AND SOLD FOR USE ON CERTAIN DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN VEHICLES MAY NOT BREAK INTO SMALL PIECES AS EXPECTED OF TEMPERED GLASS AND FAILS TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 205, "GLAZING MATERIALS."

Defect: IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE OCCUPANT(S) MAY BE SERIOUSLY INJURED BY SHATTERED GLASS.

Corrective Action: SAFELITE WILL NOTIFY ITS RETAIL CUSTOMERS AND REPLACE THE GLASS FREE OF CHARGE. RETAIL CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT SAFELITE TOLL FREE AT 1-888-843-2906. SAFELITE WILL NOTIFY ITS WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS AND REIMBURSE WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS FOR CURRENT INVENTORY AND AT A SPECIFIED RATE FOR REPLACING THEIR CUSTOMER'S GLASS. WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS CAN CONTACT SAFELITE'S WHOLESALE DIVISION, SERVICE AUTOGLASS TOLL FREE AT 1-888-246-6298. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 15, 2008.

2005 Ford Explorer (5/24/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06E049000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN CK MOTORSPORTS COMBINATION HEADLIGHTS, CLEAR CORNER, BUMPER, AND SIDE MARKER LIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Defect: WITHOUT THE AMBER REFLECTORS, THE VEHICLE WILL BE POORLY ILLUMINATED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: CK MOTORSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE NONCOMPLIANT LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 1, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CK MOTORSPORT AT 1-909-610-7211.

2005 Ford Explorer (3/23/2006)  

Campaign Number: 06E026000

Component Name: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Defect: WITHOUT THE AMBER REFLECTORS, THE VEHICLE WILL BE POORLY ILLUMINATED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Action: PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

2005 FORD EXPLORER for sale under $5,000

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2005 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer

$3,500

2005 FORD EXPLORER EDDIE BAUER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 178046 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Stillwater, OK
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

New Listing
$3,500

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 192579 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Sandy, UT
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

$3,883

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 187224 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Gaylord, MI
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

$4,999

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 113060 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: North Salt Lake, UT
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLS

$4,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 60372 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Honolulu, HI
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer

$4,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 143606 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Londonderry, NH
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer

$3,950
Price Reduced

2005 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 136223 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Daytona Beach, FL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

$4,500

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 138000 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Norfolk, VA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

New Listing
$2,651

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 162590 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Humble, TX
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLT Sport

$2,999
Price Reduced

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 134815 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Brooklyn, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer

$3,497

2005 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 202829 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Merriam, KS
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer Limited Edition

$3,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER LIMITED EDITION

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 233439 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Alexandria, MN
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLS

$3,375

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 259566 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Highland Park, IL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer

$4,980

2005 FORD EXPLORER EDDIE BAUER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 160273 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Richmond Hill, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer

$2,845

2005 FORD EXPLORER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Lehighton, PA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
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