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...

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Pricing Trends

The average LemonFree listing price for a Ford Explorer in New Jersey:

2013 $35,565
2010 $20,000
2004 $6,735
2003 $5,460
1999 $2,510
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 Paramus New Jersey under $5,000

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$3,995

2003 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 103,438 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Ridgewood, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 21 Days on Lot

1997 Ford Explorer Sport

$3,988

1997 FORD EXPLORER SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 126,718 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Stroudsburg, PA
  • MPG: 15 City / 19 Hwy
$4,995

2004 FORD EXPLORER LIMITED EDITION

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 138,382 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Ridgewood, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 21 Days on Lot
$4,495

2002 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 132,843 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Hackensack, NJ
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 4 Days on Lot
$3,995

2002 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 151,593 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Morristown, NJ
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 353 Days on Lot
$2,998

1997 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 205,899 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Old Bridge, NJ
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy
  • 2 Days on Lot
$4,300

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 164,192 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Levittown, PA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 424 Days on Lot
$2,995

1999 FORD EXPLORER SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 162,864 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Lumberton, NJ
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
$4,912

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 152,513 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Levittown, PA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 529 Days on Lot

2004 Ford Explorer XLT

$4,963

2004 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 136,937 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Stamford, CT
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy
$2,995

2000 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 144,495 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Branchville, NJ
  • MPG: 14 City / 18 Hwy
  • 54 Days on Lot
$2,499

1998 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 162,810 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Prospect, CT
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 71 Days on Lot
$4,995
$5,995
Price Reduced!

2001 FORD EXPLORER SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 69,061 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Township Of Washington, NJ
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy
  • 92 Days on Lot
$2,976
$3,687
Price Reduced!

2002 FORD EXPLORER LIMITED EDITION

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 148,715 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Levittown, PA
  • MPG: 13 City / 17 Hwy
  • 335 Days on Lot
$3,944

2003 FORD EXPLORER XLT SPORT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 120,101 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Rahway, NJ
  • MPG: 14 City / 19 Hwy
  • 36 Days on Lot
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