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10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
$180.00
Average Mileage:
117,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace belt tensioner (1 reports)
1998 Ford Explorer engine problems

engine problem

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1998 Ford Explorer Owner Comments

problem #1

Dec 222009

Explorer XLT 4.0L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 117,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

it best to buy a great one with a super warranty, this way you don't have to keep buying a new tensioner.

as the belts keep ripping, i purchased a super good one. and it last a long time till the tensioner goes again.

thanks boys for all the great help and for what cars this tatoo woman can stay away from in the future.

I wish you kept info on motorcycles.

hugs and kisses

- , New Caney, TX, USA

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