2012 Ford Explorer User Reviews

2012 Ford Explorer Review Ratings

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mikepetrey writes:
2012 Ford Explorer Limited Review
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Beautifull stylish SUV, well maintained.  Handles great, smooth ride, luxurious.  Can tow a good size load.  No maintenance problems.

Cons

Mileage per gallon.

mikepetrey
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Feels Good, Looks Good. — Like the appearance and performance. Smooth riding SUV with all the luxuries. The air conditioning is very cold, the heat is very warm. All power features have always worked with no problems whatsoever. This SUV has always performed well and felt safe to drive.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Jay writes:
2012 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD Review
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The ride is very smooth, and seats are comfortable. Been on many road trip of 12 plus hours with it already and it makes for an enjoyable drive.

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Low end power is lacking, cruises just fine but I really have to step on the gas to get it up to speed. The Ford SYNC system, when it works it is great unfortunately that is rare.

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Solid Family Car, Vary Happy With It For The Most Part. — I wish I had opted for the Limited, memory seats and the intelligent cruise control would have been great features but were not options in the XLT. The interior is pretty roomy for a midsized SUV, but if you need to use the third row you loose all your luggage space, I had to buy a tow along for trips.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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codemannwo writes:
2012 Ford Explorer XLT Review
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Great Style, awesome features, love the MyFordTouch.

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Unknown, only had it for 24 hours

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First Ford, So Far So Good. — I've only had the SUV for 24 hours, so only time will tell. I will keep posting updates with my impression of this vehicle as I drive and use more of it's expansive features. Just wondering if I need the extended warranty.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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2014 Ford Explorer Reviews

Best Vehicle I Have Ever Owned By TMACWEBDESIGN

The Ford Explorer is the best vehicle I have ever owned . I like to buy american also looked at the Lincoln MKX which was noisy in comparison . I believe Lincoln has become an over priced Ford . Go wi... Read More

Great Suv Probably Best In Its Class/size By Divinejudge1

This SUV was very nice! It felt as nice as some Range Rovers my friends own that are only 5 years old. On that alone I believe this SUV is a great value and worth considering as a buy. I'm not a fan o... Read More

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2013 Ford Explorer Reviews

Very Nice Remake Of The Explorer And 4wd Handles All Of My Offroad Needs By NOJOESCHMOE

overall great remodel of the explorer, rides much better than the older series from the conversion to a crossover line. It is roadtrip comfortable as well as off-road capable, meets my dual purpose n... Read More

Best Vehicle I Have Ever Owned By TimmySEO

I like everything about the Ford Explorer . My favorite is the technology , so far advanced compared to the competition . I read reviews on the MyFord touch that were negative . Maybe if you are lik... Read More

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2011 Ford Explorer Reviews

Good Vehicle. By Ken

Could use a little more power. The 3.5L V6 is just not quite enough. However, I'm sure my mileage is much better than if it had a V8, so I'm not really complaining all that much. Otherwise, a very nic... Read More

Super Fun, Sporty Suv With The Looks To Boot! By gacowgirl79

So far this is my most favorite SUV I have ever owned. I have owned an explorer before but it was nothing compared to this one! With this one, I am just looking for a reason to get behind the wheel ... Read More

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2010 Ford Explorer Reviews

Great Dependable Suv With All The Creature Comforts You Need. By SS131

What I love about this car is that it has the power third row seating which makes it very easy to accommodate more passengers with the touch of a button.Beautiful interior color combo and the Ford syn... Read More

Lots Of Toys On The Limited Awd By goldy

Accelerator responsiveness with the 6 speed transmission and the v8 is lousy. The 6 speed wants to be in 2nd when starting and shifts very quickly to 6th even when going only 30mph.6 speed is only goo... Read More

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2009 Ford Explorer Reviews

2009 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4x4 By jasonspada

A really great family car with excellent handling in all weather. Nice heated leather, sunroof, sound system with sync, towing package, and automatic 4 wheel drive. Luxurious interior. I really like ... Read More

This Is My 5th Explorer, Need To Down Size To Escape For Parking Situation By jsteve555

I have no complaints regarding car. I am selling it because of my parking limitations and I dont need a car with a tow package...I am planning to stay with Ford and go to an Escape size SUV, The car h... Read More

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