Transmission problems in Ford Explorers are one of the most commonly complained about issues of any car on the road. With a typical repair cost over $2,000 it’s easy to see why owners are so upset. One dealer even claims that 1 out of every 10 Explorer’s from the early 2000 model years will have transmission failure at some point.
What signs can you look for when it comes to transmission failure?
Transmission Shifts Hard
O/D Light is flashing
Gear shift broke while shifting
Shifter won’t align properly
No Reverse or Forward (or both)
Vehicle vibrates while driving
Leaking transmission oil
Transmission Solenoid Failure
Loss of gears
Other signs that point toward a transmission repair include clunking / rattling / grinding noises while accelerating or trouble shifting between gears. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please contact Charlotte’s Best Transmission Repair Shop, Twin Automotive & Transmission Repair. It is always best to call before a simple problem grows into a large, costly repair.
The worst model years for the Ford Explorer are shown below.
The 2002 Ford Explorer has the most problems listed to date:
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