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2005 Explorer XLT Sport Utility Specs

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2005 Explorer XLT Sport Utility Specs

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4,601 cc 4.6 liters V 8 front engine with 90.2 mm bore, 90 mm stroke, 9.4 compression ratio, overhead cam and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel 87
Multi-point injection fuel system
22.5 gallon main unleaded fuel tank
Power: 178 kW , 239 HP SAE @ 4,750 rpm; 282 ft lb , 382 Nm @ 4,000 rpm
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3.55:1 axle ratio
Four disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control via ABS & engine management
Immobilizer
Stability control
Wishbone front and rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
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Body color front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger power black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 189.6, overall width (inches): 72.1, overall height (inches): 71.4, ground clearance (inches): 9.4, wheelbase (inches): 113.7, front track (inches): 60.9, rear track (inches): 61.2 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 36.8
Front fog lights
Complex surface lens halogen bulb headlights
Luxury trim carbon fiber look on doors and carbon fiber look on dashboard
Metallic paint
Hinge rear window with defogger and intermittent
Roof rails
Side tube step
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 5,741, curb weight (lbs) 4,301, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,261 and max payload (lbs) 1,422
Windshield wipers with automatic intermittent wipe
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12v power outlet: front and rear
Air conditioning
Anti-theft protection
Audio system with AM/FM and CD player CD player reads MP3
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 76, front width (inches): 48.3, width between arches (inches): 45.4, height (inches): 33.6 and loading floor height (inches): 31.3
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 87.8 and all seats in place (cu ft): 46.6
Clock
Compass
Computer with average fuel consumption and range for remaining fuel
Delayed/fade courtesy lights
Cruise control
Front seats and 3rd row seats cup holders
External temperature
Floor covering: carpet in load area
Floor mats
Driver and passenger front airbag with occupant sensors and multi-stage deployment
Bucket electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment, three adjustments and tilt adjustment , bucket passenger seat with lumbar adjustment
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat with pre-tensioners
Front seat center armrest
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats , three height adjustable head restraints on rear seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.8, rear headroom (inches): 38.8, front hip room (inches): 55, rear hip room (inches): 54.2, front leg room (inches): 42.4, rear leg room (inches): 36.8, front shoulder room (inches): 59.1 and rear shoulder room (inches): 58.9
Low tire pressure indicator
Digital keypad power locks includes trunk/hatch
Power steering
Front power windows with one one-touch , rear power windows
Front and rear reading lights
Height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , height adjustable 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on center side
Three asymmetrical split bench front facing rear seats with zero adjustments
Automatic operation rear view mirror
Seating: five seats
Upgraded cloth/velour seat upholstery with additional upgraded cloth/velour
Service interval indicator
Four speaker(s)
Leather covered steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Tachometer
Illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system
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