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3/4 Front Glamour 2011 Ford Explorer

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2011 Ford Explorer specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2011 Ford Explorer warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$28,360$30,360$31,520
    Invoice *$26,886$28,726$29,479
    Engine3.5L V-6 290 HP3.5L V-6 290 HP3.5L V-6 290 HP
    Transmission6-spd auto w/OD6-spd auto w/OD6-spd SelectShift w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg17.0 mpg17.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy25.0 mpg23.0 mpg25.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine3.5L V-6 290 HP3.5L V-6 290 HP3.5L V-6 290 HP
    Transmission6-spd auto w/OD6-spd auto w/OD6-spd SelectShift w/OD
    Alternator175 amp175 amp200 amp
    Battery650 amp with run down protection650 amp with run down protection650 amp with run down protection
    Axle Ratio3.163.393.16
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded
    Fuel Tank18.6 gal.18.6 gal.18.6 gal.
    Exhauststainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typefront-wheelautomatic full-time four-wheelfront-wheel
    4WD ShiftN/AelectronicN/A
    Locking Hub ControlN/AautomaticN/A
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Electronic StabilityAdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability ControlAdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability ControlAdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront
    Wheels17.0 " steel17.0 " steel18.0 " painted aluminum
    Front TiresP245/65TR17.0BSW ASP245/65TR17.0BSW ASP245/60HR18.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity777
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Front Headrestsadjustableadjustableadjustable
    Front Armrestscentercentercenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls8-way (6-way power)8-way (6-way power)8-way (6-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench60-40 split-bench
    Rear Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Third Row Seats50-50 split-bench50-50 split-bench50-50 split-bench
    Seat Trimclothclothpremium cloth
    Door Trimclothclothcloth
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rearcarpeted front & rear
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob Trimleatheretteleatheretteleather/chrome
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/Adual illuminated
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfront & rearfront & rearfront & rear
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consolefull with storagefull with storagefull with storage
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Seatback Storage222
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Rear Door Binsrear door binsrear door binsrear door bins
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimplasticplasticplastic
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Rear Air Conditioningrear air with separate controlsrear air with separate controlsrear air with separate controls
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Rear Heaterauxiliary rear heaterauxiliary rear heaterauxiliary rear heater
    RadioAM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scanAM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scanSIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel Controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controlsradio steering wheel controls
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    MP3 PlayerMP3 decoderMP3 decoderMP3 decoder
    Speakers666
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Cruise Controlwith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controlswith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)keyfob (all doors)
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets444
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Exterior TemperatureN/AN/Aexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/Arear
    Steering Wheeltelescopic tilttelescopic tilttelescopic tilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather/metal-look
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    Quarter Vent Rear Windowspowerpowerpower
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver and passenger
    Tinted Windowsdeepdeepdeep
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Speed Sensitve Wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipersspeed sensitive wipers
    Rear Windshield Wiperfixed intervalfixed intervalfixed interval
    Rear Heated Wiperswiper parkwiper parkwiper park
    Sun Visor Stripsun visor stripsun visor stripsun visor strip
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagseat mountedseat mountedseat mounted
    Overhead AirbagSafety Canopy SystemSafety Canopy SystemSafety Canopy System
    Occupancy Sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensoroccupancy sensor
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic Alarmpanic alarmpanic alarmpanic alarm
    Security SystemN/AN/Asecurity system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors4 doors4 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume80.7 cu.ft.80.7 cu.ft.80.7 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length197.1 "197.1 "197.1 "
    Exterior Width78.9 "78.9 "78.9 "
    Exterior Height70.4 "71.0 "70.4 "
    Wheelbase113 "113 "113 "
    Front Tread67 "67 "67 "
    Rear Tread67 "67 "67 "
    Gross Vehicle Weight Rating6,160 lbs.6,160 lbs.6,160 lbs.
    Curb Weight4,557 lbs.4,732 lbs.4,557 lbs.
    Front Gross Axle Weight Rating3,080 lbs.3,080 lbs.3,080 lbs.
    Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating3,300 lbs.3,300 lbs.3,300 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.2,000 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue Weight6,880 lbs.7,060 lbs.6,880 lbs.
    Front Legroom40.6 "40.6 "40.6 "
    Rear Legroom39.8 "39.8 "39.8 "
    Front Headroom41.4 "41.4 "41.4 "
    Rear Headroom40.5 "40.5 "40.5 "
    Third Row Headroom37.8 "37.8 "37.8 "
    Front Hiproom57.3 "57.3 "57.3 "
    Rear Hiproom56.7 "56.7 "56.7 "
    Third Row Hiproom40.7 "40.7 "40.7 "
    Front Shoulder Room61.3 "61.3 "61.3 "
    Rear Shoulder Room61.0 "61.0 "61.0 "
    Third Row Shoulder Room50.8 "50.8 "50.8 "
    Passenger Volume152 cu.ft.152 cu.ft.152 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume21.0 cu.ft.21.0 cu.ft.21.0 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded43.8 cu.ft.43.8 cu.ft.43.8 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside InsertN/AN/Achrome
    Bodyside Claddingblackblackblack
    Wheel Wellblackblackblack
    Grille Moldingsgraygraysilver
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote convex spotterdual power remote convex spotterdual power remote heated convex spotter
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles60/60,00060/60,00060/60,000
    Accessories Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2011 Ford Explorer safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
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