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1st Generation Explorers | 1991-1994

Ford Explorers first came off the assembly line on April 12, 1990 and were available in several styles, trim packages and configurations. Questions and topics pertaining to the first generation of Explorers belong here.
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2nd Generation Explorers | 1995-2001

Second gen Explorers had significant exterior and suspension updates as well as overhauled interior appointments. Second gen Ford Explorer topics here!
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3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005

Resigned for 2002 with new engine options, third row seating and independent rear suspension on most models. Stability control was new this year.
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4th Generation Explorers | 2006-2010

2006 brought new up-sized frame design and the beginning of expansive new safety features. Questions about to the fourth generation of Explorers here.
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5th Generation Explorers | 2011 - Present

Intelligent design features, unibody structure, ABS, and a new production facility mark the beginning of the latest generation of Ford Explorers. Late model topics including the redesigned 2016 models here!
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Discuss at will anything pertaining to all models and years of the Explorer Sport Trac, Mercury Mountaineer and Lincoln Aviator.
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The official Saleen Explorer XP6 & XP8 (1998-2001) discussion forum.
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Feel free to submit your own Guides for literally anything on your Explorer - pictures encouraged! If you are looking for help on a specific topic, feel free to ask for a Guide! Our courteous members will try to assist you as much as possible.
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Learn how to lift or lower your Explorer, and choose the wheels and tires that are right for your application.
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Threads on springs, shocks and other suspension items that are non-year specific.
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Any and all discussion regarding sound systems & visual entertainment in your Explorer should be posted here.
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Any questions or discussion related to performance (engine, exhaust, bolt-ons, etc.) modifications belong inside here. Learn how to get more horsepower and torque for your ride!
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  1. 4th Generation Explorers | 2006-2010
    Hey there ! I just picked up a beautiful nearly mint Colorado Red 09 XLT 4WD and love it! I have a wierd question tho. I see it has an autolamp function (the A on the headlight switch) but it doesn't seem to work. If I have it in that position it does nothing day or night. Everything works...
  2. 2nd Generation Explorers | 1995-2001
    The seals are leaking on the thermostat housing where the housing joins the manifold on my 4.0L OHV engine, the thermostat housing is metal and has two sensors. I need a heads-up on mounting bolt locations and a schematic. The Ford dealers show anything related to the thermostat housing and...
  3. 3rd Generation Explorers | 2002-2005
    Hello Yesterday we noticed when I turn on the rear hvac system for 2nd and 3rd row it only blows cold no matter where I place the arrow on heat range. Any idea what might cause this? From videos online it shows expedition and explorer have rear independent blower in trunk area
  4. 2nd Generation Explorers | 1995-2001
    Hi everyone, new to the forum and Explorers. We got a 99 in pristine condition. One thing we don't like about it though is the doors automatically locking when the vehicle moves. I am not above taking the door apart and finding which wire activates it, but I was wondering if anyone has...
  5. This is a brand new never installed Saleen Explorer XP-8 rear sway bar. Incredibly rare. I bought this direct from Saleen back when they still had a few XP-8 parts in stock but never used it. Also, have a Blue Powdered Coated Explorer Express rear sway bar for sale (much larger) Recovered my...
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