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1996 Ford Explorer XL

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Showing the 1996 Ford Explorer XL 2dr 4x2 Sport Utility
$722-$3,978 Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count 2
Engine 160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain
Combined MPG 18
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/36,000 mi

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Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Engine 160-hp, 4.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 4-speed automatic w/OD
Full size spare tire S
ABS S
4-wheel disc brakes S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Limited slip differential O
ABS brakes S
Power door locks O
Dual front impact airbags S
Dual front airbags S
Engine 4.0L V-6 OHV 160hp
Engine torque 225 lb.-ft. @ 2,800RPM
Block heater O
Transmission electronic control O
5 speed manual transmission S
Engine horsepower 160-hp @ 4,200RPM
Automatic transmission 4 speed
Engine bore x stroke 3.95" x 3.32"
Limited slip differential O
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Battery run down protection S
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Fuel tank capacity 17 gal.
Manual transmission 5 speed
Fuel economy city 18 mpg
# of valves 12
Engine oil cooler O
4 speed automatic transmission O
Engine liters 4.0
Cylinder configuration V-6
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
Axle ratio 3.27
Fuel economy highway 23 mpg
Engine torque 225 lb.-ft. @ 2,800RPM
Wheelbase 101.7"
Cruising RPM 1
Exterior body width 68.2"
Towing capacity 1,588kg (3,500lbs)
Engine horsepower 160hp @ 4,200RPM
Rear GAWR 3,200 lbs.
Max trailer weight 3,500 lbs.
Engine bore x stroke 100.3mm x 84.3mm (3.95" x 3.32")
Curb weight 3,690 lbs.
Front GAWR 2,650 lbs.
Engine displacement 245 cu.in.
Exterior length 178.6"
Exterior height 66.9"
Front anti-roll bar S
Front tires 225/70PR15.0
Rear tires 225/70PR15.0
Power steering S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Limited slip differential O
Roof rack load 100 lbs.
Roof rack O
Number of doors 2
Power door mirrors O
Bodyside moldings O
Passenger vanity mirror S
Cruise control O
Driver auxiliary visor S
Air conditioning S
Passenger auxiliary visor S
Power windows O
Driver vanity mirror S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel O
Passenger vanity mirror S
Cruise control O
Air conditioning S
Power rear windows O
Power windows O
Driver vanity mirror S
Illuminated entry S
Tilt steering wheel O
Front bucket seats S
Split folding rear seat S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Max seating capacity 5
Rear bench seat S
Front seats bucket
Reclining driver seat S
Full headliner S
Vinyl upholstery S
Cloth upholstery O
Primary monitor touchscreen S
AM/FM radio S
Premium audio system O
Radio S
Speakers 2
2 speakers S
Cassette O
Outside temperature display S
Tinted windows O
Rear window wiper O
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows O
Oil pressure gauge S
Underhood light S
Voltmeter S
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/36,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 36 /36,000

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