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2001 Ford Explorer Sport Specifications


Engine Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, V-6,
12 valve, OHC
Displacement 4,011cc
Compression Ratio 9.7:1
Bore and Stroke 100.4mm x 84.4mm
Valve Train OHC; two-valve
Transmission Type 5-speed automatic w/ OD
Axle Ratio 3.73
Battery 650 amp


Tires Tubeless; 235/70X16
Brakes Disc front and rear
Front Suspension Short & long arm, torsion bar
Rear Suspension Leaf w/ gas-pressurized shocks


Fuel Tank17.5 Gallon
Engine Oil 
Oil Filter 

(fl. c. Summer 2000 - Summer 2009)


Overall Length180.4 in
Overall Width70.2 in
Overall Height67.8 in
Wheelbase102 in
Curb Weight3,769 pounds
Max Load4,760 pounds
Max trailer Weight5,180 pounds


Horsepower210 @ 5,000rpm
Torque240 Ft/Lbs @4,000 RPM
Fuel EfficencyCity: 16 - 18 MPG
Highway: 19 - 22 MPG
Turning Radius17.3 feet

Nothing too exciting except the Firestone tire thing.

Air Bag Codes
Notes on reading and troubleshooting Air Bag blink codes

Recover Console Lid
Notes on reupholstering the center console lid

External Links:
fordcds.com - Ford Service Manual CD/DVDs
explorerforum.com - Cleaning the IAC valve.
automotivehelper.com - IAC Valve information
explorerforum.com - Airbag light flash code.
everything2.com - "Hacking" keypads.
stefangeens.com - More fun with keypads

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