The Explorer is the best selling sport-ute on the market for a reason. A comfortable interior, three engine choices, and multiple trim levels mean that there is an Explorer for nearly any budget or lifestyle.
Abysmal gas mileage. Handling is sloppy in corners.
by Jayne on Feb 15, 2010 Vehicle: 1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV
I bought my car brand new,had to adjust to it rigid ride, its reliable the only things is stuff falls apart, my leather seat is ripped up, constant problems with sunroof, CD player broke, rear windshield wiper doesn't work, only driver can operate the windows, interior roof is falling other than that its totally reliable without problems as far as the motor goes.
by gatormike on Apr 7, 2007 Vehicle: 1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV
This has been a great SUV for my family. The vehicle handles well and has excellent pick up. It has been very reliable. I must say, on the negative side, that the overhead instrument panel display lights went out and the moonroof frame came out, however it did not affect the operation. Those are about the only problems we have had and we have had the vehicle for 4 years. I put a captain's bed in the vehicle and I am amazed at the cargo capacity. I know the Explorers have a bad reputation for rolling so I am very careful but all in all I love the vehicle.
by Wulf on Jul 27, 2005 Vehicle: 1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV
We've had nothing but problems with this car. The electrical systems fail constantly. We've had problems with the lights, the brakes, the turn signals, the power doors, the transmission, and the gauges.
by NMCCOMB on Jan 4, 2003 Vehicle: 1998 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr SUV
OWNING THE EB EXPLORER HAS BEEN THE
GREATEST EXPERIENCE IN VEHICLE
OWNERSHIP. IT PRACTICALLY SPEAKS TO ME!
I CAN BUS CHILDREN TO SCHOOL THEN LOAD
UP THE BACK WITH FURNITURE,
CHEERLEADING AND FOOTBALL EQUIPMENT.
THE VERSITILITY OF THE VEHICLE IS
INCREDIBLE. I COULD NEVER OWN A CAR
AGAIN. MY NEXT VEHICLE WILL BE AN EB
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