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Selected Style 4-Door 126" WB XLS Manual
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 126" WB Manual XLS 17 21 $20,558 $22,610
4-Door 126" WB Automatic XLS 16 20 $20,945 $23,045
4-Door 126" WB XLT 16 20 $22,294 $24,560
4-Door 126" WB XLT Premium 16 20 $23,989 $26,465
4-Door 126" WB 4WD Manual XLS 16 20 $23,023 $25,380
4-Door 126" WB 4WD Automatic XLS 15 20 $23,405 $25,815
4-Door 126" WB 4WD XLT 15 20 $24,812 $27,390
4-Door 126" WB 4WD XLT Premium 15 20 $26,454 $29,235
4-Door Sport
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sport 19 24 $16,878 $17,910
4-Door Renegade 17 21 $21,292 $22,760
4-Door Limited 16 22 $21,146 $22,600
4-Door 4WD Sport 20 24 $18,272 $19,420
4-Door 4WD Renegade 17 21 $22,777 $24,370
4-Door 4WD Limited 16 22 $22,540 $24,110
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,558
$16,878
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$22,610
$17,910
Monthly Payment Estimate
$377 / month
$299 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 24 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in) 37.8 37.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 40.7
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 47.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 56.5
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 42.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 56.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 40.8
Front Hip Room (in) 52.7 57.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 104.0
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.8 71.6
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.8 -
Overhang, Front (in) 34.6 -
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD - -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) - TBD - -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 205.9 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7 -
Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD - -
Height, Overall (in) 70.1 70.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD - -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 45.4 -
Wheelbase (in) 125.9 104.3
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.7 -
Cab to Axle (in) - TBD - -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 10.2
Length, Overall (in) - 174.4
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 59.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) - 60.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Tailgate Width (in) 49.5 -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 50.0 -
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 51.4 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.7 - TBD -
Cargo Volume (ft³) 29.6 -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.2 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) - 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) - NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) - 29.0
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 0.39 11.3
Brake Type Power Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.85 x 0.37 - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.4 18.5
Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.1 35.9
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Pwr rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.9 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.5 -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 17.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.42
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721 -
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16 P215/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 721 -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Rear Tire Order Code T53 NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Front Tire Size P235/70R16 P215/75R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721 -
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16 P215/75R16
Front Tire Order Code T53 NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843 -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 270 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2700 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA -
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5660 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3200 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1853 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2710 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2250 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3507
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7 16 x 7.0
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8 10.1
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Engine
Displacement 4.0L/245 2.4L
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5200 150 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3000 165 @ 4000
Engine Order Code 99E ED1
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 19
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) 10.0 - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31 1.48
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79 0.80
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.52
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive 2-Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05 2.25
Trans Order Code 44J DDK
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40 3.85
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 4.10
Summary
Body Style 4 Door 4 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer Sport Trac Jeep Liberty
Body Code 126" WB -
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 1.38 NA
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Independant
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2900 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73 -
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 1.38 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710 -
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Spring Coil springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - Trailing arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - NA
Frame
Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel -
Vehicle
EPA Classification - Sport Utility Vehicles
 
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