by lynne on Dec 11, 2006 Vehicle: 1997 Ford Aerostar XLT 3dr Ext Minivan AWD
I was on a disability supplement when i got this used, with 135K and now with a 145K. I love it, will not let it go EVER! Comfortable! Gas miles are not that great on mine. But in snow it is a winner. Too bad not making anymore. They should, I would buy another in a heart beat. The only costly expense so far is the boots and CV joints recently went out, other than this, a marvelous vehicle. Worth all of the $3500.00 I paid for mine.
by squirrel on Apr 11, 2002 Vehicle: 1997 Ford Aerostar XLT 3dr Ext Minivan AWD
This vehicle has been virtually trouble
free. The AWD makes it unstickable in
the snow and gives great traction on
slick boat ramps. The interior is
spacious and comfortable (I'm 6'5" and
have plenty of head and leg room). The
optional captains chairs keep the kids
from fighting on long trips and the
extended length holds plenty of cargo.
Fuel economy has been 19 mpg all around
(3 mpg less when towing my 17 ft
runabout). If Ford Motor Company still
made Aerostars, I'd be first in line to