2007 Ford Explorer User Reviews

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    Front Seats Ranked 2007 Chevrolet HHR worse.
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    2007 Ford Explorer Review
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    I did like very much it was drivable and i could live with it but ehh.
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    Spacious, Confort, Ride In Luxuary — Average Gas 60.00 a week. This car overall is great for taking family, friends out of town. It's a beautiful car to ride in with a many people. It has a third row, which can be removed to make a bigger trunk. It has sensor, sun roof , nice vehicle.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: When you first open the door, it has a customized step up to which you can get inside, it automatically slides out and in. It makes you feel like a princess. Most Fords trucks, just have a regular built up step up.

    Cons: Gas prices are high....to fill tank is 60.00 or so

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    2007 Ford Explorer XLT 4WD Review
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    Reliable, Good Looking, Smooth! — I've had problems with the thermostat housing cracking. The v6's aren't very reliable with the transmission. Get a V8. Same engine and tranny as a f150. Good car, but try if you can, and get an older Expedition. They are a lot more reliable.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Great Styling, Safe, Sufficient Power, Ride comfort

    Cons: Gas Mileage at best is about 16.4... 4x4 v6! Had problems with thermostat housing... CRACKED and leaked out all the coolant. If I did it again, I would have gottten the V8. They are more reliable.

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    2007 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer V8 4WD Review
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    Excellent Mid-size Suv — Love the fact that ours has the 3rd row for the additional seating. One of the most spacious 3rd rows we sat in. Downside to that is you sacrifice cargo space with the 3rd row up. Smooth ride for road trips yet nimble enough for city traffic. DVD is a must with kids! V8 and 4wd means that I'm driving in almost all conditions. All the necessary safetly features and then some. ABS, airbag (front and side), etc. No overall complaints. Repair costs are speculative at best since we've not needed any service after almost 64000 miles. VERY happy with our SUV.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Lots of upgrade features.  Reliable.  Stylish.  Good power.  4wd.  7 seats

    Cons: Gas mileage.  

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    2007 Ford Explorer XLT V8 Review
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    Very Poor Reliabibility!!!! — Horrendous transmission problems that have taken the dealer over seven months to solve plus a myriad of other smaller issues make me conclude that I never will buy a Ford vehicle again. A piece of crap that when it works is quiet and comfortable. What a difference with my previous Honda, Toyota and Mistubishi products!

    Pros: Good power, comfortable

    Cons: The least reliable vehicle ever

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    I Only Buy American-made, Am A Ford Girl And Love My Explorer. My Only Vehicle! — I own a 2007 after driving a '95 Explorer to 176k miles. The 2007 v6 is slightly underpowered for its larger size and not quite as zippy as the '95 v6. However, it is better for braking, handling, no road noise, stylish and incredibly comfortable in every seat though I'm usually the driver. I wish it got better gas mileage as this is what I commute in. I camp and kayak on weekends so it is a must have for me. I live in upstate NY where the driving conditions are wet, snowy and icy and wouldn't drive anything else.

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: If you bike, kayak, camp or travel with a family, this is a great vehicle for the money.

    Cons: If you need a zippy commuter car, this is not the vehicle.

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    A Very Nice Suv — this suv is good in all terain its brakes are amazing and it hasnt needed any repairs at all its appearance is clean and no damages and yes it is fun to drive this car because there is alot of room

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: the stero system

    Cons: the gas milage

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    2007 Explorer — The Fourth Generation Explorer will be the last Generation of the Model to use a body on frame design, switching to a uni body design in the future. The 2007 Explorer is a very utilitarian vehicle with seating for 7 and a absolutely gargantuan cargo area. The Explorer's handling is adequate for a Mid Sized SUV with acceptable power ratings for the V-6 engine. The Explorer has required little beyond standard repairs and maintenance.

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

    Pros: upscale interior, great cargo volume, can handle a dirt road or two

    Cons: Poor Gas Milage, Styling could be better

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    I Just Love It — Everything In That Vehicle Represents A Awesome Experience Of Ford. Driving This Particular Car Is Very Fun Because Of The Efficiency And Performance Of It!!!!. I Always Been Attracted To Ford Cars And Truck, Simply Ford Is The Brand For Me.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Very Good Looking

    Cons: Nothing

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2014 Ford Explorer Reviews

    Number 1 Suv By jrl559

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    After driving the new Ford Explorer sport for the first time about six months ago, it has to be the best SUV on the market. The performance of the 3.5L twin turbo 365 HP engine is second to none. The ... Read More

    2013 Ford Explorer Reviews

    Super All-around Suv! By Kpecot

    Great family SUV. Lots of cargo room and passenger comforts. Love the leather, roof rack and 4WD upgrades as well as SYNC and Bluetooth features. Drives nice, solid handling. Liked it so much, getting... Read More

    Super Suv! By Kpecot

    Loved this SUV. In fact, I'm getting another one (2014 or 2015)! Preferred to drive it over our second car, which is a sporty and fun-to-drive 300Z. Leather and 4WD a big plus but not "must haves". Li... Read More

    2012 Ford Explorer Reviews

    The Ultimate Snowboarding Assault Vehicle By cargurusLV

    What's the point of getting an SUV with 5-seats? That's just an oversized car that eats up more gas. That's why I got the Explorer. It has 7-seats and luxuriously appointed with a great tech convenien... Read More

    Feels Good, Looks Good. By mikepetrey

    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 whatso... Read More

    2011 Ford Explorer Reviews

    Sporty By Melissa

    The room for my whole family in a reliable car. You will always get compliments on the ride and the look of the car. The convenience of the remote start is wonderful on hot and cold days! We love thi... Read More

    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

    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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