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Percentage of Ford Explorer and GMC Terrain repairs by problem area

Chart based on 1400 Ford Explorer and 428 GMC Terrain repairs.

Ford Explorer and GMC Terrain repair cost distribution

Chart based on 547 Ford Explorer and 57 GMC Terrain repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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Don't infer Ford Explorer or GMC Terrain problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer Personal Experiences: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
This is my third Explorer. Reliability has been excellent. full 2007 Ford Explorer review
2006 4dr SUV 292-horsepower 4.6L V8
6-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
I have always had good success with Ford trucks in terms of capability, reliability and dependability. full 2006 Ford Explorer review
2004 4dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Room, solid, offroad ability. full 2004 Ford Explorer review
2004 4dr SUV 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
My 97 Explorer XLT (w/ 4.0L V6 and 5-speed MANUAL transmission) was a fantastic first SUV. I regret trading it in, but the 2004 seemed like such a bargain at the time. full 2004 Ford Explorer review
 
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Ford Explorer and GMC Terrain Problems and Repair Histories

1274 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer Ford Explorer. 465 of these members (36.5%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 1400 repairs to Ford Explorers--an average of 1.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

381 TrueDelta members own a 2000 or newer GMC Terrain. 615 of these members (161.4%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 428 repairs to GMC Terrains--an average of 1.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

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