By Jberezo on
2002 Mercury Mountaineer 2WD 4dr SUV (4.0L 6cyl 5A)
It definitely has a few more options
than the Explorer, like an underseat
storage area in the second row. So
when Ford announced a 2250 cash back
rebate, my wife and I went looking.
She likes the styling much better, I
guess Ford would like that, it was
suppose to be designed for women.
There were WAY more Mountaineer's
around than fancy Explorer's too, which
helped us get exactly what wanted. We
got the Premier Edition, which has dual
exhaust, satin nickel luggage rack, 17"
wheels and tires. She calls me several
times a day to tell me how much she
loves it. She did NOT want an SUV.
She is so surprised at how much she
6 disc in dash cd player.
All the satin trim on the Premier
Edition. Heated front seats. 17"
wheels and tires, bigger is always
better! Dual zone automatic climate
placement of the power seat controls.
Mine has a blackout where
the Ford Explorer's 4x4 controls would
be. Given that the all-time AWD
Mountaineer wouldn't have controls
anyway, I don't even know what would be
there if we'd gotten it.