2003 Ford Explorer Sport XLS specs & colors

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Rear Door Type Liftgate

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x -TBD- in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130

Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 237 @ 3000
Displacement 4.0L/245
Engine Oil Cooler Not Available
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 203 @ 5250

Cruising Range - City 285.60 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 369.60 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 22 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG

Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Transfer Case Power Take Off Not Available
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low Not Available
Transfer Case Model Not Available
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High Not Available
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Trans Power Take Off Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Trans Type 5

Axle Type - Rear Not Available
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Leaf Spring
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar

Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel

Side Door Type Not Available

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.0 x 0.39 in
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.85 x 0.37 in
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) Not Available

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx Not Available gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 16.8 gal

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 37.8 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 34.7 ft
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion

Front Tire Size P235/70R16
Rear Tire Size P235/70R16
Spare Tire Size P235/70R16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 2940 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 294 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs

As Spec'd Curb Weight 3769.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 4760.00 lbs
Curb Weight 3769.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Front 1998 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating 7000 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 991.00 lbs
Base Curb Weight N/A lbs
As Spec'd Payload 991.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear 1771 lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating 5050.00 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 41.9 in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor N/A in
Ground to Top of Load Floor 28.9 in
Step Up Height - Front 20.7 in
Step Up Height - Side N/A in
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline 52.7 in
Second Leg Room 36.6 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 70.1 in
Wheelbase 101.8 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 Not Available in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 39.1 in
Rear Door Opening Width 48.1 in
Side Door Opening Height Not Available in
Length, Overall N/A in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper 180.4 in
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 Not Available ft³
Side Door Opening Width Not Available in
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 71.4 ft³
Rear Door Opening Height 33.4 in
Second Hip Room 43.6 in
Height, Overall 68.4 in
Front Hip Room 53.0 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Shoulder Room 56.2 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 33.4 in
Cargo Volume N/A ft³
Front Head Room 39.4 in
Ground Clearance, Rear 6.7 in
Ground Clearance, Front N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear N/A in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume N/A ft³
Second Shoulder Room 57.9 in
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console N/A in
Overhang, Front 34.6 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.2 in
Second Head Room 38.9 in
Tailgate Width N/A in
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 Not Available ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 35.5 ft³

5-passenger seating Standard
72 amp/hr (650-CCA) maintenance-free battery Standard
Pwr front/rear disc brakes w/brake/shift interlock Standard
Flip-open rear quarter glass Standard
Remote hood release Standard
Platinum color grille Standard
2-stage rear leaf springs Standard
Engine block heater *Standard in AK, MN, ND, SD, MT, WI & WY* Standard
Ash tray w/interior lamp Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Outboard 3-point safety belts-inc: front height adjustable Standard
50/50 fold flat rear bench w/headrests Standard
Painted front bumper Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Hood sound insulation Standard
Black fold-away mirrors Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo radio w/compact disc-inc: (4) speakers, clock Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
City 17/hwy 22 (4.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Rear liftgate w/flip-up glass Standard
Color-keyed floor carpeting Standard
130-amp alternator Standard
Black roof rails Standard
Front/rear color-keyed carpeted floor mats Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system Standard
Glove box w/lamp Standard
Solar-tinted glass-inc: windshield, front door, quarter Standard
Gas-charged shock absorbers Standard
Dual note horn Standard
Pwr door locks-inc: cargo area control Standard
Warning lights-inc: door ajar, seat belt, anti-lock brakes, check engine, airbag, high beams, parking brake, check gauges, battery, turn signal fuel Standard
Color-keyed cloth headliner Standard
Driver & front passenger airbags Standard
Black door handles Standard
Painted rear step bumper w/pad Standard
16.8 gallon fuel tank Standard
3.73 Axle ratio Standard
LEV certified (4.0L engine/5-speed manual trans) Standard
Independent short & long arm front suspension w/torsion bars Standard
(2) instrument panel 12-volt pwr points Standard
SecuriLock passive anti-theft system Standard
Body-color upper body-side molding Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
4.0L (245) SOHC MPFI V6 engine Standard
Hood assist gas cylinders Standard
Warning chimes-inc: headlights-on, key-in-ignition, seat belt Standard
(4) 16" 5-spoke cast aluminum wheels Standard
2nd row child seat tether anchors Standard
(5) P235/70R16 all-season SBR BSW tires Standard
Pwr windows-inc: driver (1) touch down Standard
Black cigarette lighter Standard
Color-keyed cloth visors w/covered vanity mirrors Standard
Front safety belt pretensioners Standard
Speed-sensitive intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Cloth low-back buckets-inc: 2-way adjustable headrests Standard
Manual day/night rearview mirror Standard
5-speed manual transmission w/OD Standard
Class II trailer tow 4-pin wire harness Standard
(2) rear color-keyed coat hooks Standard
Steel spare wheel Standard
Instrument panel gauges-inc: tachometer, oil pressure, coolant temperature, voltmeter Standard
2-speed intermittent rear window wiper/washer Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
(2) front grab handles Standard
Front dome/map light Standard
Accent color lower body-side molding, rear quarter extensions Standard
Floor console-inc: (4) cup holders, padded armrest, removable soft pack bag, convenience clip Standard
Privacy glass-inc: rear quarter/rear Standard
Battery saver feature Standard
2400# capacity front axle/2650# capacity rear axle Standard

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