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Selected Style 4-Door 112" WB XLS
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door 112" WB XLS 16 22 $23,157 $25,210
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XLS 15 19 $24,831 $27,090
4-Door 112" WB XLT 16 22 $25,649 $28,010
4-Door 112" WB 4WD XLT 15 19 $27,399 $29,975
4-Door 112" WB AWD XLT 14 19 $27,585 $30,185
4-Door 112" WB Eddie Bauer 16 22 $29,223 $32,025
4-Door 112" WB Limited 16 22 $29,449 $32,280
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Eddie Bauer 15 19 $30,972 $33,990
4-Door 112" WB 4WD Limited 15 19 $31,198 $34,245
4-Door 112" WB AWD Eddie Bauer 14 19 $31,341 $34,405
4-Door 112" WB AWD Limited 14 19 $31,568 $34,660
2-Door SE **Not Orderable**
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door SE 17 23 $16,788 $17,910
4-Door SE 17 23 $17,755 $18,950
2-Door Sport 17 23 $17,804 $19,370
2-Door 4WD SE 17 22 $18,187 $19,425
4-Door Sport 17 23 $18,745 $20,405
4-Door 4WD SE 17 22 $19,149 $20,460
2-Door 4WD Sport 17 22 $19,168 $20,880
4-Door Limited 17 23 $20,049 $21,870
4-Door 4WD Sport 17 22 $20,109 $21,915
4-Door 4WD Limited 17 22 $21,418 $23,385
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,157
$16,788
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,210
$17,910
Monthly Payment Estimate
$420 / month
$299 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 22 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - 2WD Sport Utility Vehicles
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9 54.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 35.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.9 37.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9 44.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 54.7
Second Head Room (in) 39.3 38.0
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.8 54.7
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4 41.4
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 94.8
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 111.6 101.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.7 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2 69.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD - -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.9 - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.9 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 190.7 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7 -
Height, Overall (in) 67.7 63.8
Step Up Height - Front (in) 20.0 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7 - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.0 -
Track Width, Front (in) - 58.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 10.0
Length, Overall (in) - 167.5
Liftover Height (in) - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) - 58.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 54.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.7 65.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 42.6 32.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9 43.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 71.4 - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.8 69.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA NA
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.47 NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x 2.5
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.02 - TBD -
Brake Type Power Power
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location Midship -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.0 20
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.3 35.7
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion Power
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.0 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.4 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 14.1
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.4
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15 P215/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Rear Tire Order Code T7R TM6
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P235/75R15 P215/75R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15 T125/90D16
Front Tire Order Code T7R TM6
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1011 500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500 2000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 6740 5000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9,000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1922.5 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5100 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2900 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1922.5 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2510 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3150
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7 15 x 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8 15.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650 500
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95 124
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3250 225 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 99E ERH
Displacement 4.0L/245 4.0L/242
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5250 190 @ 4600
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas I6
Fuel System SEFI SMPI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47 - TBD -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47 - TBD -
Trans Type 5 5
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10 - TBD -
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85 - TBD -
Trans Order Code 44D DDD
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Manual w/OD
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.07
Summary
Body Code 112" WB -
Body Style 4 Door 2 Door
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer Jeep Cherokee
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710 -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf Solid Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77 - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating -
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar Quadra-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2510 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55 -
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - w/Leaf Springs
Frame
Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
 
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