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Ford Explorer Transmission Questions
#150 of 398 Transmission Shot at 36.7K
Dec 15, 2007 (7:38 am)
Transmission Shot at 36.7KHas anyone had any luck getting Ford to stand behind its product? Their Customer Care is a joke, and given the known transmission problems with the 2001 Explorer Sport Trac, we were offered ZERO assistance even at 36.7K miles. Since we put low mileage on the vehicle, we are past the time deadline on the warranty. We loved the truck up until now but after researching Ford's all-around shoddy transmission record (too late) we strongly recommend considering other vehicles to Ford - especially if you are buying used. Does anyone have any suggested recourse?
#151 of 398 1995 ford explorer transmission question
Dec 23, 2007 (3:09 pm)
I have a 95 explorer and the transmission is junk. i have a friend the has a salvage yard and has a 94 explorer trans with 30000 miles in great shape. my question is will the 94 trans. fit in the 95 vehicle.
#152 of 398 Re: 1995 ford explorer transmission question [mmorse44]
Dec 26, 2007 (7:51 am)
I posted another message after the one you replied to stating that I was able to get $1,000 from Ford to assist with funding the new transmission as a good will gesture, even though the warranty had expired. That says to me 1) They know the trans was bad in those models and 2) They value the Ford brand and will stand behind their product. I don't know the answer to your question about the 94/95 but wanted to make sure you knew how my situation was resolved since first posting was so negative.
#153 of 398 01 sport trac tranny troubles
Dec 30, 2007 (4:02 pm)
i have a 01 sport trac and i had the tranny built and it has no power in first or reverse but if i put it in low 1 or 2 it pulls great.can it be the converter? if anyone had this problem please help me.
#154 of 398 1995 Ford Exp. Transmission Problems
Jan 03, 2008 (5:48 pm)
I have a 95 Expl. with 107,000. The transmission light flashes sometimes and sometimes it doesn't. I've noticed that when I'm driving. I can feel the transmission.. it's doesn't drag..but I can tell it's having a hard time climbing hills and/or when I'm in lower gears it doesn't jerk it doesn't loose speed but I can tell that it's having a hard time... I have to push the gas pedal all the way to the floor just to drive it..I love my truck what is up? Does my fluid need to be changed? Can a transmission be flushed if so how? Can I buy something at the auto part store to put in the transmission? Me and my husband don't know much about cars..we really need this car to last a little longer!
#155 of 398 Re: 2007 Ford Explorer Transmission [kiks]
Jan 24, 2008 (6:27 am)
I bought the 2007 ironman explorer. It is back at the dealership for the 3rd time with this transmission problem and it is a v8. THey have had it for about a week now and still can't tell me when they will be done with it.
#156 of 398 Re: 2006 Ford Explorer EB V8 [tidester]
Jan 28, 2008 (12:19 am)
2007sporttrak V/8 after stopping transmission lunges forward,like being bumped in rear dealer says this is normal but it looks like others have this problem also,anyone have any suggestions?I know this is not normal and will probly cause problems later if not sooner,thanks
#157 of 398 Re: RPMs up, gutless 94 Explorer [ldaniels]
Feb 05, 2008 (2:54 pm)
I have a 2001 explorer sport. I had the same problem happen at about 117,000 km (70,00 miles). I found a GOOD shop. He was able to determine that it was the valve body and servo.. apparently there is a kit available for the repair. The repair cost about $650.00 cdn (including labour). any shop that tries to tell you your tranny is shot is full of it.
Feb 06, 2008 (2:42 am)
i got a 98 exp and i dont have no 1 2 or drive it tryes to go in gear and thr backawd work good can anyone tell me whats wrong
#159 of 398 Re: tranny [wildbenny]
Feb 09, 2008 (5:05 pm)
yea ...the forward clutches are smoked...you need an overhaul.