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Great vehicle!
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By HardLiquor
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2002 Ford Expedition SUV XLT 4WD 4dr SUV (4.6L 8cyl 4A)


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Bought this vehicle in 2007 with 70,000 miles on her. Great truck...nice fit and finish. Very solid feel. Drives very much like a truck and not like a car. Can be a bit hard to maneuver in small parking lots. Has been very reliable though we really haven't driven it much. Truck has just over 90,000 miles now 3 years later. Nothing has broke...no fluid leaks. This is the first vehicle I've owned with this kind of mileage that didn't leak oil or tranny fluid.


Favorite Features

4x4 Styling


Suggested Improvements

Transmission


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STAY AWAY FROM THIS WITH 5.4L TRITON V8
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By smileeeintiffin
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2002 Ford Expedition SUV Eddie Bauer 4WD 4dr SUV (5.4L 8cyl 4A)


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I loved my expedition up until it left me stranded on a major highway due to a spark plug popping out!! And it is not an easy fix let alone how costly it is. Ford is aware of the major defect in these transmissions but will not correct the problem. To correct the problem the entire head must come off. Also if it is #4 spark plug than you must remove front of vehicle body to get to it properly. What a Joke!! Stay away from these vehicles. It will happen to you. They say the average mileage when this happens is 95000 miles. Mine has 94500. Imagine that. It is junk! Buyer Be Ware!


Favorite Features

The room in it for my family of five. The way it handles in bad snowy weather.


Suggested Improvements

The sound system is poor.


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Passed up Lincoln Navigator
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By LW
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2002 Ford Expedition SUV XLT 4WD 4dr SUV (4.6L 8cyl 4A)


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I am happy with my vehicle. It was used and purchased for less than $5K. I wanted a Lincoln Navigator, but settled for the Expedition. I found that I made the best decision! Gas mileage is not that bad. If you buy a 2002 Expedition, just make sure it is mechanically sound. My truck is definitely Ford tough.


Favorite Features

Adjustable seats, running boards, disc changer, roomy, tires, and round look - unlike the older Expeditions which are square. The Triton engine


Suggested Improvements

Pimp the grille.


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Not worth it!
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By matt
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2002 Ford Expedition SUV Eddie Bauer 4WD 4dr SUV (5.4L 8cyl 4A)


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I bought my expo for the look, size, and extras but soon realized that I made a horrible mistake. I have had the air conditioner worked on 4 times with hot air coming out of the rear vents, celinoid has gone bad, possible cracked head gasket, pass side mirror will not adjust to set position, and oh yeah the gas mileage does hurt; duh. The room is great and the interior is fantastic but the little tick tack problems are killing me leaving me stranded in 13 degree weather twice. Oh well, live and learn!


Favorite Features

Interior


Suggested Improvements

I am not an engineer!


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Safe is Good
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By Safe is Good
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2002 Ford Expedition SUV Eddie Bauer 2WD 4dr SUV (4.6L 8cyl 4A)


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This was a great vehicle for us. The power was very good for pulling our ski boat or driving in heavy traffic. Being able to see above most other vehicles was very nice. The size and design proved to be a great benefit when I had a head-on collision at about 50 mph. I walked away with small abrasions to left leg (PTL).


Favorite Features

Great handling and comfort.


Suggested Improvements

As usual...gas mileage. Otherwise, it was great and worth the sacrifice.


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