2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Overview

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2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Overview

The 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac :-( continued to be a popular choice with buyers looking for the comfort of a mid-size SUV and the versatility and ruggedness of a pickup truck.
The hybrid 'sport utility truck' may never have matched the sales figures set by its progenitor, the top-selling Ford Explorer SUV, but the folks in Dearborn knew how to size up the market for this niche vehicle; dealers sold them faster than they could stock them. Ford's Safety Canopy side-curtain air bag was available as an option on the 2003 Explorer Sport Trac. Other safety options, like front and rear stabilizer bars, Control Trac (Ford's proprietary on-the-fly 4WD electric shift box) were optional; anti-lock brakes were standard. In addition to the XLS and XLT trims, Ford launched a new "Adrenalin" options package (which would evolve into a full-fledged trim the following year) targeted at young drivers looking for flash and performance. Under the hood, the '03 Ford Explorer Sport Trac had an unexciting but reliable 4.0 liter V6 engine. Four-wheel drive was an option for a couple of thousand bucks, and most of the '03 Explorer Sport Trac's buyers sprung for it (why get a rugged SUV/pickup hybrid if you're not going to take it off-road?)

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    debbieg1969
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    How Does Your Truck Act When The Fuel Pump Is Bad

    My truck a 2003 Ford Exployer sport trek Will start at times, that's a good thing. The next day it turns over but won't start. And so on and so forth.

    8 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
    ORblondie
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    2003 Ford Sport Track Check Engine Light,check Fule Cap Light On

    Had both come on and replaced the fuel cap. That light has stayed off but the check engine light came on again after pulling battery cable. Does the EMC need to be cleared?

    3 views with no answers yet
    Mike Cooney
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    How Do I Find Out If My 03 Sport Trac 4.0 Has An Egr Valve

    1 view with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
    Justin Folse
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    How Do I Turn Off That Auto Night Lights

    Can I turn them off in manually do it myself

    9 views with no answers yet
    WOODSWISE
    10

    Engine Swap

    Have 2003 sport trac, timing chain gave out at 70 mph on hwy (123000) motor shot. Has 4.0L 6 cy,SHOC. Can I use a later year model engine to replace it with, 2006 to 2010?

    54 views with 1 answer (last answer 6 months ago)