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Selected Style 5.4L XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5.4L XLS 14 19 $29,137 $33,455
5.4L XLT 14 19 $30,879 $35,505
5.4L XLT Sport 14 19 $31,610 $36,365
5.4L Eddie Bauer 14 19 $34,462 $39,720
5.4L Limited 14 19 $36,094 $41,640
5.4L 4WD XLS 14 18 $31,347 $36,055
5.4L 4WD XLT 14 18 $33,243 $38,285
5.4L 4WD XLT Sport 14 18 $33,973 $39,145
5.4L 4WD NBX 14 18 $33,950 $38,745
5.4L 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $37,169 $42,905
5.4L 4WD Limited 14 18 $38,802 $44,825
5.4L King Ranch 14 19 $37,382 $43,155
5.4L 4WD King Ranch 14 18 $40,089 $46,340
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLS 16 21 $24,500 $27,165
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLS Sport 16 21 $25,759 $28,595
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLS 14 20 $26,692 $29,655
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLS Sport 14 20 $27,738 $30,845
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLT 16 21 $26,995 $30,000
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L XLT 15 20 $27,708 $30,810
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L XLT Sport 16 21 $28,201 $31,370
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L XLT Sport 15 20 $28,909 $32,175
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLT 14 20 $28,976 $32,250
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD XLT 14 18 $29,688 $33,060
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD XLT Sport 14 20 $30,181 $33,620
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD XLT Sport 14 18 $30,894 $34,430
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L Eddie Bauer 16 21 $30,603 $34,100
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L Eddie Bauer 15 20 $31,316 $34,910
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L Limited 16 21 $31,382 $34,985
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L Limited 15 20 $32,095 $35,795
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 20 $32,584 $36,350
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD Eddie Bauer 14 18 $33,296 $37,160
4-Door 114" WB 4.0L 4WD Limited 14 20 $33,366 $37,240
4-Door 114" WB 4.6L 4WD Limited 14 18 $34,080 $38,050
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,137
$24,500
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$33,455
$27,165
Monthly Payment Estimate
$558 / month
$453 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 14 mpg 16 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 19 mpg 21 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate Liftgate
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in) 36.3 NA
Second Head Room (in) 39.8 38.9
Third Hip Room (in) 54.5 NA
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.3 58.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 42.4
Third Head Room (in) 38.2 NA
Front Hip Room (in) 63.0 55.0
Third Shoulder Room (in) 60.1 NA
Second Leg Room (in) 38.7 35.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.7 39.9
Passenger Capacity 9 5
Second Hip Room (in) 62.4 54.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.4 59.1
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.7 72.1
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA NA
Overhang, Front (in) 38.6 44.1
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.0 48.3
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.5 31.3
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 205.8 189.5
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA NA
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 9.3 8.5
Height, Overall (in) 76.7 71.4
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 35.5 33.6
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 48.3 37.6
Wheelbase (in) 119.0 113.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 9.6 8.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 44.7 41.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 60.9 48.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.9 45.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 82.8 76.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 110.5 86.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 20.7 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) NA - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.5 x 0.9 11.9 x 0.37
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.18 12.0 x 0.37
Brake Type Power Pwr
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA NA
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 28 22.5
Fuel Tank Location Midship Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA NA
Steering
Steering Type Variable Pwr Rack & Pinion Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 20.5 17
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.5 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 20.5 17
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.2 36.8
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2305 1460
Front Tire Size P265/70R17 P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 654 720
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17 P235/70R16
Front Tire Order Code NA T52
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2305 1460
Spare Tire Order Code NA T52
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 654 720
Rear Tire Size P265/70R17 P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 654 720
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2305 1460
Rear Tire Order Code NA T52
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3240
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6000 NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 324
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600 NA
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2732 2055
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3150 2735
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11800 7700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2620 2254
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7100 5740
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4128 3200
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13 7.8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA NA
Maximum Alternator Watts 1650 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 650
Engine
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas V6
Fuel System SEFI SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 365 @ 3750 254 @ 3700
Engine Order Code 995 99K
Displacement 5.4L/330 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler Yes NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5000 210 @ 5100
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19 21
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.32 3.07
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55 2.29
Trans Order Code 44B 44V
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA NA
Trans Power Take Off NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA NA
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84 3.22
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.54
Trans Type 4 5
Trans PTO Access NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Summary
Vehicle Name Ford Expedition Ford Explorer
Body Code 119" WB 114" WB
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring Coil spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) NA 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4128 3600
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3150 1827
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31 3.55
Axle Type - Front Double Wishbone Ford SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 34.93 32.0
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3350 2800
Suspension Type - Rear Coil Spring Coil spring
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 0.77
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4128 1940
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 34.93 32.0
Axle Type - Rear Independent Ford SLA
Frame
Frame Type Front-to-Rear Boxed Boxed
Doors
Side Door Type NA NA
 
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