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2003 Explorer XLS Utility Specs

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2003 Explorer XLS Utility Specs

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4,016 cc 4 liters 6 V front engine with 100.3 mm bore, 84.3 mm stroke, 9.7 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy EPA highway (l/100km): 11.2
Multi-point injection fuel system
Main 85 liter unleaded fuel tank
Power: SAE and 157 kW , 210 HP @ 5,100 rpm; 254 ft lb , 344 Nm @ 3,700 rpm
Secondary fuel economy: ; E85 US std - highway 21.4 and US std - city 14.7
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ABS
3.55:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Immobilizer
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front and rear suspension with stabilizer bar independent with coil springs
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Body side molding
Front and rear argent bumpers
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (mm): 4,813, overall width (mm): 1,831, overall height (mm): 1,814, ground clearance (mm): 216, wheelbase (mm): 2,891, front track (mm): 1,547, rear track (mm): 1,554 and curb to curb turning circle (mm): 11,217
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Heat reflective glass
Metallic two-tone paint , gloss two-tone paint , black two-tone paint
Fixed rear window
Roof rails
Rear platform step
Tinted glass on cabin , privacy tinted glass on rear , privacy tinted glass on side
Trailer towing preparation
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (kg) 2,595, curb weight (kg) 1,944, gross trailer weight braked (kg) 1,043 and max legal load (kg) 650
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front
Air conditioning
Fixed mast antenna
Audio system with AM/FM
Automatic drive indicator on dashboard
Cargo area dimensions: length (mm): 1,867, front width (mm): 1,227 and width between arches (mm): 1,151
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (liters): 2,441 and all seats in place (liters): 1,376
Clock
Dashboard full console with open storage box , floor full console with covered storage box
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats, rear seats and 3rd row seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors
Bucket seat
3-point reel height adjustable front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Glove compartment
Height adjustable two head restraints on front seats and rear seats
Illuminated entry system
Internal dimensions: front headroom (mm): 1,013, rear headroom (mm): 988, front hip room (mm): 1,397, rear hip room (mm): 1,377, front leg room (mm): 1,077, rear leg room (mm): 912, front shoulder room (mm): 1,501 and rear shoulder room (mm): 1,496
Low washer fluid level warning
Remote power locks includes trunk/hatch
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front reading lights
3-point reel height adjustable rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel height adjustable rear seat belts on passenger side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on center side
Split bench asymmetrical three rear seats
Rear view mirror
Front seat back storage
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Four speakers
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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