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2001 Ford Explorer
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2001 Explorer Problems by Category
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- transmission problems34NHTSA complaints: 19
- exterior accessories problems17NHTSA complaints: 7
- body / paint problems11NHTSA complaints: 19
- engine problems11NHTSA complaints: 64
- drivetrain problems7NHTSA complaints: 8
- interior accessories problems6NHTSA complaints: 26
- windows / windshield problems5NHTSA complaints: 11
- lights problems4NHTSA complaints: 9
- suspension problems4NHTSA complaints: 37
- electrical problems3NHTSA complaints: 20
- seat belts / air bags problems2NHTSA complaints: 32
- wheels / hubs problems2NHTSA complaints: 71
- AC / heater problems1NHTSA complaints: 6
- brakes problems1NHTSA complaints: 35
- fuel system problems1NHTSA complaints: 9
- miscellaneous problems1NHTSA complaints: 8
- steering problemsNHTSA: 19
- exhaust system problemsNHTSA: 4
- cooling system problemsNHTSA: 4
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