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3/4 Front Glamour 2013 Ford Explorer

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2013 Ford Explorer specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2013 Ford Explorer warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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2013 Ford Explorer Base 4dr Front-wheel Drive2013 Ford Explorer Base 4dr 4x42013 Ford Explorer XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$29,100$31,100$32,680
    Invoice *$27,427$29,312$30,474
    EngineStandard:3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:2.0L I-4 240 HP 270 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmStandard:3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:2.0L I-4 240 HP 270 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd SelectShift w/ODAvailable:6-spd auto w/OD6-spd SelectShift w/ODStandard:6-spd SelectShift w/ODAvailable:6-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City17.0 mpg17.0 mpg17.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy24.0 mpg23.0 mpg24.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    EngineStandard:3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:2.0L I-4 240 HP 270 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmStandard:3.5L V-6 290 HP 255 ft.lbs. @ 4,000 rpmAvailable:2.0L I-4 240 HP 270 ft.lbs. @ 3,000 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:6-spd SelectShift w/ODAvailable:6-spd auto w/OD6-spd SelectShift w/ODStandard:6-spd SelectShift w/ODAvailable:6-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator175 amp175 amp200 amp
    Battery650 amp with run down protection650 amp with run down protection650 amp with run down protection
    Axle RatioStandard:3.39Available:3.363.65Standard:3.39Available:3.36
    Recommended Fuel TypeStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:premium unleadedregular unleadedStandard:regular unleadedAvailable:premium 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 Suspensionindependent multi-linkindependent multi-linkindependent multi-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 Brakesfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Wheels17.0 " steel17.0 " steelStandard:18.0 " painted aluminumAvailable:20.0 " polished aluminum
    Front TiresP245/65TR17.0BSW ASP245/65TR17.0BSW ASStandard:P245/60HR18.0BSW ASAvailable:P255/50HR20.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity77Standard:7Available:6
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsN/AN/AAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
    Front HeadrestsadjustableadjustableStandard:adjustableAvailable:adjustable w/tilt
    Front Armrestscentercentercenter
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls8-way (6-way power)8-way (6-way power)Standard:8-way (6-way power)Available:(8-way power)
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way8-way (6-way power)
    Rear Seats60-40 split-bench60-40 split-benchStandard:60-40 split-benchAvailable:full bucket
    Rear Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Third Row Seats50-50 split-bench50-50 split-bench50-50 split-bench
    Seat TrimclothclothStandard:premium clothAvailable:leather
    Door TrimclothclothStandard:clothAvailable:leatherette
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsStandard:carpeted front & rearAvailable:rubber front & rearStandard:carpeted front & rearAvailable:rubber front & rearStandard:carpeted front & rearAvailable:rubber front & rear
    Dashboard Insertmetal-lookmetal-lookmetal-look
    Gear Shift Knob Trimleatheretteleatheretteleather/chrome
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    SunroofN/AN/AAvailable:express open/close
    Roof FeaturesAvailable:roof rackAvailable:roof rackAvailable:roof rack
    Vanity MirrorsN/AN/Adual illuminated
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightStandard:day-nightAvailable:auto-dimming day-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading Lightsfront & rearfront & rearfront & rear
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead Consolefull with storagefull with storageStandard:full with storageAvailable:mini 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 CoverAvailable:roll-upAvailable:roll-upAvailable:roll-up
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningmanualmanualStandard:manualAvailable:dual zone front
    Climate ControlN/AN/AAvailable:automatic air conditioning
    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
    RadioStandard:AM/FM, seek-scanAvailable:SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanStandard:AM/FM, seek-scanAvailable:SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scanSiriusXM 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
    Speakers66Standard:6Available:8 performance9 performance
    AmplifierN/AN/AAvailable:amplifier
    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)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleaseN/AN/AAvailable:power
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locksrear child safety door locks
    Power Outlets444
    Trunk PulldownN/AN/AAvailable:trunk/hatch auto-latch
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Smokers PackageAvailable:ashtrayAvailable:ashtrayAvailable:ashtray
    Lighter ElementsAvailable:frontAvailable:frontAvailable:front
    Entertainment CenterN/AN/AAvailable:entertainment system with DVD
    Internet AccessN/AN/AAvailable:internet access
    Instrument DisplayanaloganalogStandard:analogAvailable:digital/analog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorsystems monitorsystems monitor
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Park Distance ControlN/AN/AStandard:rearAvailable:rear with camera
    Navigation SystemN/AN/AAvailable:integrated navigation system
    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
    Knee Airbagpassengerpassengerpassenger
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition DisableSecuriLockSecuriLockSecuriLock
    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 "
    Turning Radius19.4 '19.4 '19.4 '
    Gross Vehicle Weight RatingStandard:6,160 lbs.Available:6,120 lbs.6,160 lbs.Standard:6,160 lbs.Available:6,120 lbs.6,180 lbs.
    Curb WeightStandard:4,534 lbs.Available:4,448 lbs.4,697 lbs.Standard:4,534 lbs.Available:4,517 lbs.4,448 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 WeightStandard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.Standard:2,000 lbs.Available:5,000 lbs.
    Max Trailer Tongue WeightStandard:6,880 lbs.Available:9,920 lbs.6,820 lbs.Standard:7,060 lbs.Available:10,125 lbs.Standard:6,880 lbs.Available:6,870 lbs.9,920 lbs.6,820 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
    Mud FlapsAvailable:front and rearAvailable:front and rearAvailable:front and rear
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Rear BumperAvailable:body-coloredAvailable:body-coloredAvailable:body-colored
    Rear Step BumperAvailable:rear step bumperAvailable:rear step bumperAvailable:rear step bumper
    Bodyside InsertN/AN/Achrome
    Bodyside Claddingblackblackblack
    Wheel Wellblackblackblack
    Grille Moldingsgraygraysilver
    PaintStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:metallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:metallic monotoneStandard:clearcoat monotoneAvailable:tri-coat monotonemetallic monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote convex spotterdual power remote convex spotterStandard:dual power remote heated convex spotterAvailable:dual power remote heated
    TraileringAvailable:class IIIAvailable:class IIIAvailable:class III
    Trailering HarnessAvailable:trailering harnessAvailable:trailering harnessAvailable:trailering harness
    Trailering HitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitchAvailable:trailering hitch
  • 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 2013 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.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
Base 4dr 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Base 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited 4dr 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Limited 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
Sport 4dr 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
XLT 4dr 4x4
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat
XLT 4dr Front-wheel Drive
DriverFront Seat
PassengerRear Seat

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