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definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
37,000 miles

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2005 Ford Expedition body / paint problems

body / paint problem

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2005 Ford Expedition Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 082008


  • 37,000 miles


I have a 2005 Expedition eddie bauer and the lift gate will open on occasion. The dealer cannot find anything wrong to cause this but is aware of other complaints. I bought the vehicle brand new and started to encounter this problem at 37,000 miles when the warranty ran out. I am afraid this will happen while I am transporting my dogs to a dog show and their crates will be thrown out of the rear onto the highway.

- Taylor Ridge, IL, USA

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