2001 Ford Excursion Overview

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2001 Ford Excursion Overview

The 2001 Ford Excursion built on the successes of its freshman year with very few changes. Two trims were available for the 2001 Excursion: XLT and Limited; the Limited's luxury accoutrements now included fog lamps and mirrors with built-in electric turn signal lights, as well as the heated mirrors, leather upholstery, and other goodies.

Buyers could choose rear-wheel drive, or optional four-wheel drive. The Excursion's 4WD option was marketed for suburban safety, though, rather than for all-terrain versatility; you weren't likely to want to take this landwhale off-road.

When it came to roominess, the Excursion gave new meaning to the 'full-size' in 'full-size SUV'. Its overall length was 226.7 inches, with a width of 79.9 inches. The Excursion seated 9, with ample legroom and headroom for all, and had a cargo capacity of 146.4 cubic feet.

In addition to its size, the Ford Excursion offered plenty of power. The Excursion came off the line with a 5.4 liter overhead cam V-8 that delivered 255 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque; buyers could upgrade to a 6.8 liter overhead cam V10, with 310 horsepower and 425 lb.-ft. of torque, or go for even more power with a V-8 turbodiesel option.

The new V-8 turbodiesel was another of the 2001 changes to the Excursion. A 7.3 single overhead cam putting out 250 horsepower and 505 lb.-ft. of torque, this engine was fit for a monster. Or an Excursion?

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How Many More Miles Before My Engine Blows Up?

I have a 2001 Ford Excursion with a 6.8L v10 with 397,000 miles on it how many more miles do you think she has left in her before she blows up on me?

Excursion Rumble's When Going 40-50

When i go 40 to 50 mph it starts rumbling it does have 300k miles on it & i am trying to sell it any ideas of what could cause this ?

Blinking Overdrive Light On Excursion

I have a 2001 excursion. I pulled a small cargo trailer from pennsylvania to Alabama with no problems. Then engine light came on and I replaced the sensor the code said was showing the problem. En...

Anyone Have Second Row Buckets For An Excursion?

Looking for buckets for second row color and condition doesn't matter.

Should My Drive Shaft Turn If The Tires Are Unlocked

I have a 2001 excursion 4 wheel drive If I unlock the front hub should the drive shaft turn?