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1997 Ford Explorer Consumer Discussions

1997 Ford Explorer
My son just placed his carbureted engine with a non stock cam in my explorer, but it does not have the kick down etc because the engine runs without the computer...is there a fix...

My wife and I have a 97 Explorer XLT 2WD, with about 62k miles on it. We noticed a knocking sound whenever we would brake towards the fron of the car. We took it in and they said it was the brakes. So...

What do I need to flat tow a 1997 ford Explorer Limited V6 Auto behind my US RV without damaging drive line? I have the right towing equipment but I’m concerned about the drive line! Auto lubrication!...

I have a problem, I have a 1997 explorer XLT 5.0L 4dr 4X2 it does not have anything showing the fuse layout both covers are plain jane the only thing it has is numbers nothing else. I guess that was o...

During a recent trip to the dealer, my 1997 Explorer returned unable to control the heat level (always on high heat) except when on Max. A/C. Could be a coincidence. I figure the vent door is hangin...

My 1997 Explorer exhibits sluggish braking for the fist couple of stops when cold. The truck has new Motorcraft pads on all 4 wheels. Zero fluid leaks, good rotors, what could the problem be....

I have a 1997 Explorer XLT. Th cruise control switches (on steering wheel) need replacement. I located replacements, but can't figure out how to install them. I think the air bag cover needs to com...

The clunking sound when turning in 4WD Hi, 4WD Low is also felt slightly through steering wheel, truck dose not seem to have front wheel drive! rear wheels spin on grass when tested! on the sealed ro…...

KC, LOVE your post! My wife and I feel the same way, we LOVE our Explorers!...

OK, I was out banging down the Freeway yesterday and here are the readings I got for my Explorer. (1997, V-8, AWD, 3.73 rearend) With O/D engaged at 60 Mph, about 2,100RPM, at 70 Mph about 2,400RPM an...

I have a Ford Explorer 1997 4.0 enging this noise starts when the automobile gets hot and it continues at stop, on the road any speed this sound is progressive getting worse and louder....

Explorer 1997 V8. I replaced the plugs (motorcraftSP-432) and wire (Bosch Premium wire set) and now I have idle missing, MPG is 21 .any ideas...
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