I have a 1995 XLT V6 4x4 and have
pushed it to its limits only to have it
ask for more. I bought it with 78k
miles on it and I'm about to sell it
with 111k on it. My new car is a 2001
Limited Edition, because I enjoyed
my '95 so much. Its comfortable on long
trips, practical around town, and
The 4x4 system does a great job, and
the handling and suspension is
excellent. I have a bench seat in the
front so I can fit six people. I feel
safe with the dual airbags and great
crash test scores. It's a tank.
The quality of interior materials needs
improvement; things break easily. Other
than that, no complaints. People knock
the Explorer's reliability, but they're
fine if you change the oil every 3k and
keep up w/the maintenance.
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