2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Limited 4dr Crew Cab (4.6L 8cyl 6A)
I wasn't even looking at Ford. Thought I would look at the Explorer and ended up driving it off the lot. I was initially very impressed with car, still am sort of. It has just had too many problems. Transmission is horrible. It keeps shifting as I decellerate to a stop. Very jerky tranny. Ford said they were aware of the problem, but didn't have a fix. They eventually "reprogrammed" the transmission, which worked for a while, but it's acting very jerky again. Have had issues, gear shifter, and exterior lights too. I may have just gotten a bad one, nonetheless I'm not buying another Ford.
Engine is good, comfort is good. ride is good.
Doors are layed out very poorly. Handles are not in a good position. Fords excuse that they were trying to improve side impact protection is a poor one.
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