1997 Ford Explorer Consumer Review: They don't make them like this
ADVERTISEMENT

1997 Ford Explorer - Consumer Review

Average Consumer Rating

148 Total Reviews

All Models

Performance
Comfort
Fun-to-Drive
Interior
Exterior
Build Quality
Reliability Value
They don't make them like this anymore
By Karl on

Vehicle

1997 Ford Explorer XLT 4dr SUV AWD

Review

This has been a practical, fun, and very reliable vehicle, with only minimal unscheduled maintenance. Needed a brake job and tie-ins replaced at 90,000 miles, but what do you expect? The ride is not great, but it's a real SUV that you can drive over fields and rough paths.

Best Features

Large and completely flat rear cargo area, excellent for car camping (it's more than 6 feet long and about 4 feet wide) or hauling a lot of stuff.

Worst Features

A quieter transmission.
Recommend (0) (1)

Are you the author of this review?

Update Your Review
Report it
Comments (0) Post a Comment
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

ADVERTISEMENT
Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display
ADVERTISEMENT

Other Vehicles to Consider

ADVERTISEMENT

Write Consumer Reviews

Write Consumer Reviews

Write a review and rate your own car.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT