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CarComplaints.com Notes: How can we give the 2001 model year a "seal of pretty good" when it has some problems with a slipping transmission and a known problem with the speed activation control switch? Because it's not the 2002. That's how.

6.0

fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
80,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. replace entire seat (1 reports)
2001 Ford Explorer accessories - interior problems

accessories - interior problem

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2001 Ford Explorer Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 012006

Explorer Sport 4.0L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 80,000 miles

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

Dealer stated could not be fixed under recall as bolt was frozen in place. I would have to replace entire seat, not covered by re-call.

- , Orlando, FL, USA

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