of the 2002 Mercury Mountaineer. Base trim shown.
The Morning Call and Mcall.com's view
By now, everyone knows of the travails of the previous Ford Explorer, with tires that had a propensity to come apart. Needless to say, it cast a long shadow over one of Ford's ... Read more
The Mountaineer used to be an Explorer with a different badge, but when both vehicles were redesigned for 2002 it was given a look, and identity, of its own even though both ... Read more
If last summer's Ford/Firestone tragedies had never happened, then the 2002 Ford Explorers and Mercury Mountaineers just arriving in showrooms would be praised as the new ... Read more
xxx!!! Do Not Consider!!!
Horrible! It eats wheel bearings, transmissions and the PLASTIC timing cassettes. We bought it for its good looks, at the time, but have since vowed to never buy a Ford product ever again. After ... Read full review
Best Vehicle I Ever Owned
I've owned my 2002 Mountaineer for 15 years and have been extremely happy with the purchase. I take good care of my cars (regular maintenance, check ups, etc.) and it's been the most reliable car I've ... Read full review