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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$4,250

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Federal Way, WA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 572 Days on Lot

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

$4,900

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 204,294 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Bloomington, IN
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLS

$4,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 165,870 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Palatka, FL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy
$4,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 196,046 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Wayne, MI
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 103 Days on Lot

2005 Ford Explorer XLS

$4,495

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 135,689 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Londonderry, NH
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
$4,000
$5,000
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2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 182,834 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Plainfield, IN
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 22 Days on Lot
$4,495

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 172,735 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 12 Days on Lot
$2,999

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 169,374 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Falls Church, VA
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
$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
  • 420 Days on Lot
$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
  • 525 Days on Lot
$4,795

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 148,527 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Shakopee, MN
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 19 Days on Lot

2005 Ford Explorer XLT

$4,995

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 139,403 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer

$2,900

2005 FORD EXPLORER EDDIE BAUER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 212,732 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Live Oak, FL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2005 Ford Explorer XLS

$4,999

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 207,171 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Wesley Chapel, FL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy
$4,990

2005 FORD EXPLORER XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 107,800 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Massapequa, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 18 Hwy
  • 75 Days on Lot
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