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Ford Explorer 2001

The 2001 Ford Explorer range of configurations is currently priced from $2,600.

The 2001 Ford Explorer carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2500 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Ford Explorer Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Ford Explorer here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Ford Explorer pressure regulator

    Like you I tried a number of aftermarket outlets here to try to find one, but couldn't, so I would suggest you could hit the Internet and get one out of America. You could try JC Whitney who had them listed in their catalogue when I checked.

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  • Ford Escape air-con economy

    The V6 Escape is renowned for its thirst, but a 35 per cent increase in consumption when you run the air con does seem excessive. Have the air-conditioning system checked to make sure it is charged, check the compressor to make sure it is not faulty, and have an air-con specialist check the whole system.

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  • Explorer on overdrive

    While I agree with you that the transmission should not need replacing or rebuilding at such low kays, your Explorer is 10 years old and without a Ford service history you would be battling in my view to get any assistance out of Ford. I would have the transmission serviced, the transmission fluid is 10 years old and I would guess well past its use-by date.

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  • Exploring the options

    IT CAN be converted successfully if the converter knows what they're doing. The Australian LPG Warehouse has done several of them using a vapour-injection system and has had no issue with them.

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Ford Explorer 2001 Towing capacity

The Ford Explorer’s towing capacity ranges from 2380kg to 2500kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Ford Explorer Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
XL (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP MAN 4X4 2380kg
XLT (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 4X4 2500kg
XLT (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP MAN 2500kg
XLT (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 2500kg
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Ford Explorer 2001 Price and Specs

The Ford Explorer 2001 is currently available from $2,600 for the Explorer XL (4X4) up to $7,040 for the Explorer Limited (4x4).

Pricing guides

$4,820
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$2,600
Highest Price
$7,040
Ford Explorer Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
Limited (4x4) SUV 4.6L ULP 5 SP AUTO $4,400 $7,040
Limited (4x4) SUV 4.0L ULP 5 SP AUTO 4X4 $4,100 $6,600
XL (4X4) SUV 4.0L ULP 5 SP MAN 4X4 $2,600 $4,510
XLT (4X4) SUV 4.0L ULP 5 SP AUTO $3,600 $5,830
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Ford Explorer 2001 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2001 Ford Explorer are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1875mm x 1807mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Ford Explorer 2001 Dimensions  include 1807mm height, 1871mm width, 4835mm length.
Ford Explorer Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
XL (4X4) SUV 1730x1875x4805 mm 188 mm
XLT (4X4) SUV 1730x1875x4805 mm 188 mm
XLT (4X4) SUV 1807x1871x4835 mm 226 mm
Limited (4X4) SUV 1730x1875x4805 mm 188 mm
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Ford Explorer 2001 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2001 Ford Explorer is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Ford Explorer currently offers fuel consumption from 11.9 to 14L/100km. The Ford Explorer is available with the following fuel type: ULP.

Ford Explorer Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
Limited (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 4X4 12.3L/100km
Limited (4X4) SUV 4.6L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 14L/100km
XL (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP MAN 4X4 11.9L/100km
XLT (4X4) SUV 4.0L,ULP,5 SP AUTO 4X4 12.3L/100km
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Ford Explorer 2001 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2001 Ford Explorer will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Ford Explorer spans from 16x7 inches.

Ford Explorer Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
XL (4X4) SUV 255x70 R16 16x7 inches 255x70 R16 16x7 inches
XLT (4X4) SUV 255x70 R16 16x7 inches 255x70 R16 16x7 inches
Limited (4X4) SUV 255x70 R16 16x7 inches 255x70 R16 16x7 inches
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