• (4.0) 12 reviews
  • Available Prices: $467–$4,411
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 18-20
  • Engine: 160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 5
1996 Ford Explorer

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Most Reliable Car I Have Ever Owned

by MustangLover from Los Angeles, CA on August 15, 2017

My neighbors were going to have Pick A Part come pick up their 1996 Ford Explorer and would give my neighbors $300 in return for the car, but they gave me the opportunity before Pick A Part got there ... Read Full Review

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