Used 2003 Ford Explorer SUV Features & Specs

2003 Ford Explorer
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Starting MSRP: $28,510
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Combined MPG16
Transmission5-speed automatic
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Base Engine Typeflex-fuel (FFV)
Total Seating5
Drivetrainfour wheel drive


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Exterior Colors
  • Harvest Gold Clearcoat
  • Red Fire Clearcoat Metallic
  • Silver Birch Clearcoat Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Clearcoat Metallic
  • Black Clearcoat
  • True Blue Clearcoat Metallic
  • Aspen Green Clearcoat Metallic
  • Oxford White Clearcoat
Interior Colors
  • Medium Parchment
  • Graphite


Starting MSRP: $28,510
electronic brakeforce distribution yes
engine immobilizer yes
4-wheel ABSyes
Rear center lap belt yes
front seatbelt pretensionersyes
Front and rear solid disc brakesyes
Rear height adjustable headrests yes
Rear door child safety locks yes
child seat anchors yes
2 rear headrestsyes
2 front headrestsyes

Comfort & Convenience

Starting MSRP: $28,510
Air conditioningyes
power steering yes
front and rear door pocketsyes
Cruise controls on steering wheelyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
cargo area light yes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
retained accessory power yes
front reading lights yes
12V rear power outlet(s)yes
cruise control yes


Starting MSRP: $28,510
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)14/19 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)315.0/427.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity22.5 gal.
Combined MPG16
Fuel typeflex-fuel (unleaded/E85)


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Torque254 ft-lbs. @ 3700 rpm
Base engine size4.0 L
Horsepower210 hp @ 5100 rpm
Turning circle36.7 ft.
Base engine typeflex-fuel (FFV)
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Front track60.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity88 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place46.6 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient.41 Cd.
Angle of approach31 degrees
Angle of departure23.6 degrees
Length189.5 in.
Ground clearance8.5 in.
Height71.9 in.
Wheel base113.7 in.
Width72.1 in.
Rear track61.2 in.


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Front head room39.9 in.
Front shoulder room59.1 in.
Front leg room43.9 in.
cloth yes
bucket front seatsyes
Front hip room55 in.


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Rear head room38.9 in.
Rear hip Room54.3 in.
Rear leg room37.2 in.
Rear shoulder room58.9 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
rear ventilation ducts yes

Drive Train

Starting MSRP: $28,510
Drive typefour wheel drive
automatic locking hubsyes
electronic hi-lo gear selection yes
part time 4WDyes
Transmission5-speed automatic

Power Feature

Starting MSRP: $28,510
Power mirrorsyes
remote keyless power door locks yes
1 one-touch power windowsyes
Heated mirrorsyes


Starting MSRP: $28,510
tachometer yes
low fuel level warningyes
clock yes


Starting MSRP: $28,510
double wishbone rear suspensionyes
short and long arm front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes


Starting MSRP: $28,510
Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Tires and Wheels

Starting MSRP: $28,510
underbody mounted spare tireyes
fullsize matching spare tireyes
steel wheelsyes
Steel spare wheelyes
16 x 7 in. wheelsyes
P235/70R16 tiresyes
All season tiresyes