2008 Ford Explorer 4WD 4-Door V8 XLT Specs

4WD 4-Door V8 XLT
MSRP based on 4WD 4-Door V8 XLT
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 13 mpg City/19 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V8, 4.6L
EPA Class No Data
Style Name 4WD 4dr V8 XLT
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style Sport Utility
Transmission 6-speed automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2960
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2149
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3400
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6270
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2553
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.7
Third Leg Room (in) NA
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.9
Third Shoulder Room (in) NA
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4
Third Head Room (in) NA
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.9
Third Hip Room (in) NA
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 113.7
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD -
Height, Overall (in) 72.8
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.3
Step Up Height - Front (in) - TBD -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 193.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.4
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA
Overhang, Front (in) 35.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.7
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.3
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 85.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 44.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 45.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 22.5
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 300 @ 3950
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Oil Cooler NA
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 292 @ 5750
Displacement 4.6L/281
Transmission
Drivetrain 4-Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.17
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Transfer Case Model BW-4411
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.14
Trans Power Take Off NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA
Trans Order Code - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.34
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Trans PTO Access NA
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.52
Clutch Size (in) NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.48
Brakes
Brake Type Pwr
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.01 x 0.43
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.85 x 0.39
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.8
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 18.9
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock NA
Tires
Front Tire Order Code T53
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 721
Front Tire Size P235/70R16
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1700
Rear Tire Order Code T53
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1700
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 721
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 721
Spare Tire Order Code T53
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1700
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA
Axle Type - Rear Ford SLA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32.0
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.55
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77
Suspension Type - Rear Independent SLA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3240
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32.0
Axle Type - Front Ford SLA
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2470
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3600
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brakes w/brake shift interlock
2nd generation driver & front passenger airbags & side seat...
Front passenger sensing system
Safety canopy air curtain system
Seat belts-inc: pretensioners, energy management system,...
BeltMinder feature
Child safety rear door locks
LATCH system on rear outboard seat locations
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control (RSC)
Adaptive energy-absorbing steering column

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 18.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
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