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2002 Ford Excursion User Reviews

2002 Ford Excursion Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 11 reviews

  • Performance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Overall: 4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5

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PROS
"power" 5 reviews
"space" 3 reviews
"big car" 2 reviews
"interior" 2 reviews
CONS
"fuel economy" 4 reviews

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Rats writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Ultimate 4WD Review
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5

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Will tow or haul just about anything, and rarely slips a tire pulling 10,000 of boat and trailer out of the water.

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Diesel fuel in my neighborhood costs more than premium, and they don't make 'em anymore.

Rats
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Awesome Mobile Office. — I bought this truck with 25,000 miles on her, and now have 225,000 miles on it. It has given me zero problems, I run 35" tires, and tow relatively heavy stuff all the time. When I run into someone in trouble, she's always been ready to help. We even up-righted a turned over truck and put it back up on the road. It's awesome with all the comforts of home and more!

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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kels442 writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited 4WD Review
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5

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Nice large suv with a family of 7.

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4wd hubs have to be repaired fairly freq, fuel mileage is not what I thought it would be.

kels442
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Great Overall Family Car With Alot Of Space — I have owned my excursion for about a year. The Diesel 7.3 is a great motor with the bullydog system and K&N filter on it. Other than it steers like a ford truck, this truck is great overall. some minor problems with the 4wd. I also plow with it and does great.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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DavidDayton writes:
2002 Ford Excursion XLT 4WD Review
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The excursion has more power and interior space than one could ask for.

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I wish it had a 5th gear for a higher overdrive

DavidDayton
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Awesome - I Will Never Get Rid Of My Excursion. — I added the banks package, rear air bags, a full duty air compressor with spare tank and lifted the front end 3 inches. I just love vacationing, camping and road trips in the excursion. Soon I am going to be removing internal door and side panels and add sound deadening materials.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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rptruchon writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Review
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5

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Huge 7.3L Diesel Engine.
Huge Interior/ storage space.
Heated leather seats.

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Electronic toys are busted.  6 disc changer that is now a cd prison and a drop down monitor that doesn't work either.  That is ok because it was attached to a vhs player.  Would've been cool in the 80's.

rptruchon
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Daddy's Family War Wagon — I thouroughly enjoy my Excursion. It is perfect for my family of six. I love the fact the there is 8000 pounds of truck around my wife and four children. The third row is a real bench and there is still room behind it for a stroller and groceries. It is great for family vacations. A comfortable ride that can go anywhere and haul everything. The power of the 7.3 diesel is ridiculous. The fuel economy is comprable to most minivans yet it looks and sounds sooooo much cooler. It handles well for the beast it is and the power makes it fun to drive. I love to hammer down on the freeway, spool up the turbo and blast off. My wife, doens't enjoy it as much... well that is unless she is doing it.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Geisinger writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Review
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Great Power and versatility

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Uses  a lot of gas.

Geisinger
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Amazing Full Power High Performing Vehicle — I love this Excursion. It is superior for transporting family and towing a trailer or boat. It has looks, leather, and it's Impressive. Only drawback is low gas mileage. Makes you feel invincible on the road. Getting behind the wheel of this SUV give you that feeling of POWER!

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Sierra writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Review
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BEAST!

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Nothing!!!

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Moms Quote, " Im Gonna Drive It Til It Dies" — We have had this "Beast" since 2005, and it is still in good condition:) Mom loves it, its big, it looks mean, and its the perfect truck for a big family. i do recommend this vehicle to family's of 6 to 8 people.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Sierra writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Review
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Its HUGE!

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nothin really

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Um Its A Good Pick If U Have A Huge Family — carries the whole crew! its really nice its got two tv's a vcr and a dvd player, radio ofcourse! umm three rows of seats the passenger seat has a butt warmer:) soo yea i know theres better cars but ya know

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Mark writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited Ultimate 4WD Review
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everything

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10mpg!

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King Suv — Triton V10 3" Exhaust / Y-Pipe / K&N / Airbox Mod / CB Xtreme Muffler Donahoe Racing 7" Suspension / Bilstein Shocks Banks Trans command Module 37" Super Swamper on Weld Typhoons Great for hauling around the toys, rock crawlers, boats, & mountain bikes! Need to regear the diffs for some lower crawling!

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Ignatius writes:
2002 Ford Excursion Limited 4WD Review
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7.3L TURBO DIESEL, averages about 18.0 mpg, room to spare inside. pretty quick for the size. very reliable

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rides alittle ruff but it really doesnt bother me.

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The Bus — love the looks, very rigid truck all the way around, i put a hypertech power programmer in it to give extra kick and better fuel economy. probably pushing about 700 ft.lbs of torque.pulled a 10,000 pound load with it with out struggling.

Primary Use: Utility (towing boats, transporting cargo, etc.)

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Powerful engine when chipped

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Front springs are too weak. Weak lower ball joints, lasts only for a few months.

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2002 Excursion — Things I dislike with my car: 1 Door swiches tend to get stuck 2 Front leaf springs are too weak Other than that, I`m very pleased with it. The mpg increased quite a bit when I programmed the ECM to a towing program

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Reviews From Other Years

2005 Ford Excursion Reviews

Great Family Car!! By Shawna

Loved this car while we needed it. Super reliable!! So glad I had this when my babies were growing up. Best car ever!! Love that we feel super safe in it. L.ove the diesel sound and power. You won... Read More

Basic By Hulk28

I have been wanting the Excursion for about 2 years. Finally wife says yes. As of now we love it. Power everything, heated seats lots of room. DvD player for kids. even have the heated tow mirrors, an... Read More

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2004 Ford Excursion Reviews

The Beast! By shawndean72

I liked the look of this truck and how well it was taken care of before I bought it. I continued taking great care of it. We had plenty of room in it for all the kids and a few friends and it could pu... Read More

I Love This Truck! By funfit

This truck is awesome for driving the family, haulin stuff or just enjoying riding around. It's sturdy, safe and always gets the looks. Has not been used to tow anything. Mostly carried my kid's gym e... Read More

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2003 Ford Excursion Reviews

Its Very Big! By rocketman94

I dont use this truck very much do to the cost of fuel. It has a V10 gas burner engine and is four wheel drive. Its great for hauling things and for its vast cargo space inside. Beautiful truck with c... Read More

I Like It, But Do Not Have An Entire Family And Will Hopefully Switch To A Pickup. By Medic5_7

Well, overall the Excursion is a workhorse, used by many law enforcement, fire departments and Emergency Medical Service companies all over the US and Canada. I particularly enjoy the pickup, speed an... Read More

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2001 Ford Excursion Reviews

Family Car By Da3rd

Great car from extreme use to day to day use. Does good in tough weather and is very safe on the road. Good off roaring, great for taking big cargo around or a lot of people. Can tow or carry a bike r... Read More

Love It. By pyancey

The reason I purchased this Expedition was for family trips and daily driving. Researching the 7.3L Powerstoke engine, it was, and still is, the hardest working longest lasting engine Ford produced. ... Read More

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2000 Ford Excursion Reviews

Great Vehicle For A Growing Or Active Family By ascott

You can personalize your excursion with all kinds of after maket things. She pulls and is tough as you can get in a suv. Her engine is almost bullet proof with all the wear these older cars get. For b... Read More

Worth Every Penny! By TERMINATOREX

the 5.4 liter...has blown three plugs....found out its very common...But ford wont recall this engine cause it is in millions of cars....there are even websites griping about this issue... i love thi... Read More

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