Ford Explorer Sport Experts

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Ford Explorer Sport Questions

William LaBarbera
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When I Turn Car On I Can Drive Fine But When I Put On Brakes And Then The G...

I was driving and my od light started flashing. Then not even 5 min later I lost acceleration. If I park the vehicle and restart it I can drive until I stop then no acceleration again. I do not k...

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scrapman
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Does Anybody Know Where I Can Get The Code For My Door Lock On A 01 Explore...

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kenneybbbb
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Rear End Fit

my grandson has a 2002 ford exployer ,, the rear end is throwing out all kinds of rearend lube .. Im wondering if I changed out the whole rear end would a whole rearend fit from a 1990 ford ranger ...

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rquasimodo
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I Have A 1996 Ford Explorer Sport With Overdrive.when I Shift It Into Drive...

it wont shift into overdrive.

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sportexplorer
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Can A 1995 Ex[lorer Sport Be Towed If Drive Shaft Is Disconected

need to tow 1995 ford explorer sport on flat, can it be towed if drive shaft is disconnected?

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About the Ford Explorer Sport

The Ford Explorer Sport was a niche model that got left behind as Ford marketed the Explorer, its flagship midsize SUV, increasingly to a suburban family-transportation market.

The Explorer Sport, based on the entry-level XLS trim of 2000, maintained a separate brand identity designed to appeal to drivers who had been drawn to the earlier Explorer models for their ruggedness and off-road potential.

As the Explorer's wheelbase grew, and as its interior became more lush, the Explorer Sport (which kept the 2000 platform) looked smaller and more agile in comparison to its suburban cousin.

It was the success of the Ford Escape, launched in 2001, that finally proved to be the end of the Explorer Sport.  Rather than redesign the outdated model,  the suits in Dearborn decided simply to discontinue the Explorer Sport and leave that market niche to the Escape.