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2005 Ford Explorer

2005 Ford Explorer

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Ford's best-selling SUV delivers good all-around performance and comfort, with a roomy interior that can be fitted with a small third-row seat for the kids, and equipped with a full range of popular features. For 2005, Ford's AdvanceTrak system with Roll Stability Control becomes standard across the board, as does MP3 and Sirius satellite radio capability for all audio systems. Meanwhile the XLT appearance package adds a few features and available colors. A 210-horsepower V-6 is standard, while an available 239-horsepower 4.6-liter V-8 powerplant provides a welcome surge of power. There's a choice of Ford's Control-Trac four-wheel drive or full-time all-wheel-drive systems, with the latter preferred for on-road use. An Off-Road package is standard with the NBX edition.

 

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016
2016 Ford Explorer 4WD 4-Door XLT

Great vehicle with poor seats.

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Everything I have experienced in my first 5800 miles is positive with the exception of the seats. Shorter people appear to have "no issues" with the front buckets but someone my height, 6'1'' does; the power... + More »
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Sunday, February 21, 2016
2016 Ford Explorer 4WD 4-Door Limited

Love this vehicle

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Very pleased with this vehicle. Very quiet at all speeds, great quality and features. A friend has a Sorrento, we travelled together for a day, could hardly wait to get back in my Explorer. The Kia was noisy... + More »
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Wednesday, February 17, 2016
2016 Ford Explorer 4WD 4-Door Sport

Fun to drive

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Overall fun to drive, like the looks and many features
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