User Reviews

First Car - This is my first car and I love it. It is just the right size for me, I can take a couple friends or but the seats down and have plenty of room. Its a...

3.0
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DANGEROUS AND SHOULD BE RECALLED - REGRET PURCHASING THIS 2004 FORD EXPLORER. I HAVE SPENT 5 YEARS PAYING 360 PAYMENTS TO HAVE IT ONLY END UP AS "JUNK". VERY UPSETTING AND DANGEROUS--...

1.0
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my impression is that it is a great commuter. - what I like is that it rides smooth, brakes are smooth. power everything and it all works. great in snow and rain. the only thing I don't like is that...

4.0
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Overall this is a good hardworking car. - I am selling my car simply because I need a 3rd row SUV. (remember, we are a large family) The gas mileage is not good but gets me where i need to go...

4.0
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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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Pricing Trends

The average LemonFree listing price for a Ford Explorer in North Carolina:

2013 $31,815
2004 $7,771
2003 $6,616
1999 $3,712
1998 $3,905
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

2015 Ford Explorer (4/26/2016)  

Campaign Number: 16V245000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:REAR

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured January 17, 2014 to May 31, 2014. The affected vehicles may have improperly welded rear suspension toe links that may fracture.

Defect: A fracture of the rear suspension toe link may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear suspension toe links, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on June 9, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S18.

2014 Ford Explorer (4/26/2016)  

Campaign Number: 16V245000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:REAR

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured January 17, 2014 to May 31, 2014. The affected vehicles may have improperly welded rear suspension toe links that may fracture.

Defect: A fracture of the rear suspension toe link may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear suspension toe links, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on June 9, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S18.

2016 Ford Explorer (3/31/2016)  

Campaign Number: 16V183000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Lincoln MKC vehicles manufactured November 25, 2013, to January 25, 2016, and 2016 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured October 20, 2014, to January 28, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with 2.3L GTDI engines and engine block heaters. These engine block heaters have elements that may overheat while plugged in.

Defect: Overheating of the engine block increase the risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine block heater, free of charge. Dealers will also inspect and replace the electrical cord, as necessary. The recall began on May 18, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S14. Note: Owners should not use the engine block heater until the vehicle has been remedied.

2013 Ford Explorer (12/2/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V812000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2013 Explorer, Explorer Police Utility, Taurus, Taurus Police Interceptor, Flex, Lincoln MKS, and Lincoln MKT vehicles. In the affected vehicles, the fuel delivery module may 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 December 21, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 13S04-S1.

2016 Ford Explorer (9/28/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V605000

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

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Ford Taurus, Lincoln MKS, and 2016 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured on July 24, 2015. During vehicle production, the fuel tank attachment bolts may not have been properly tightened. As a result, the fuel tank straps may fracture and the fuel tank could separate from the vehicle.

Defect: If the fuel tank separates from the vehicle, a fuel leak may occur, increasing the risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will tighten the fuel tank attachment bolts, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on October 19, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15S26.

Used FORD EXPLORER for sale in Hickory North Carolina under $20,000

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$18,500
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2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 79,775 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hickory, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 3 Days on Lot
$15,465
$16,083
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2010 FORD EXPLORER EDDIE BAUER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 89,018 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Hickory, NC
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy
  • 18 Days on Lot

2010 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer

$15,899
$16,288
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2010 FORD EXPLORER EDDIE BAUER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 75,350 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hickory, NC
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy
  • 75 Days on Lot
$19,599

2013 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 89,340 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Hickory, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 31 Days on Lot

2011 Ford Explorer XLT

$15,960

2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 112,709 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
$18,555
$19,992
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2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 88,197 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Mooresville, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
  • 24 Days on Lot

2013 Ford Explorer XLT

$18,994

2013 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 123,216 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Mount Airy, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer Base

$16,865

2011 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 73,703 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Salisbury, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
$16,812

2012 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 95,794 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Boone, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
  • 34 Days on Lot

2013 Ford Explorer Base

$19,500

2013 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 56,209 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
$16,995
$17,995
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2013 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 74,089 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 205 Days on Lot

2013 Ford Explorer Base

$19,155

2013 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 86,564 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Greer, SC
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer XLT

$19,087

2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 98,465 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Spartanburg, SC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
  • 234 Days on Lot

2012 Ford Explorer Base

$19,591

2012 FORD EXPLORER BASE

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 53,537 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Mooresville, NC
  • MPG: 18 City / 25 Hwy

2011 Ford Explorer XLT

$18,980

2011 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 95,764 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: West Jefferson, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
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