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Ford Explorer Repair Frequencies

Results are for year ending March 31, 2017. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2017 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Explorers, 5.1 months of data per Explorer, average 3600 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2016 Ford Explorer 34
63.0434782609% 63.0434782609% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  25 Explorers, 8.4 months of data per Explorer, average 12200 miles

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2015 Ford Explorer 31
52.380952381% 52.380952381% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  25 Explorers, 9.2 months of data per Explorer, average 25100 miles
2014 Ford Explorer 53
83.0049261084% 83.0049261084% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  29 Explorers, 9.4 months of data per Explorer, average 38500 miles
2013 Ford Explorer 26
26.4976958525% 26.4976958525% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  27 Explorers, 8.4 months of data per Explorer, average 57600 miles
2012 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Explorers, 10.2 months of data per Explorer, average 55200 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2011 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Explorers, 10.1 months of data per Explorer, average 85400 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2010 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Explorers, 6.8 months of data per Explorer, average 63400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2008 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Explorers, 9.9 months of data per Explorer, average 88000 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2007 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Explorers, 7.1 months of data per Explorer, average 128400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2006 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Explorers, 9.6 months of data per Explorer, average 128200 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2005 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Explorers, 8.5 months of data per Explorer, average 138600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2004 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Explorers, 8.9 months of data per Explorer, average 124700 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2003 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Explorers, 6.8 months of data per Explorer, average 142300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2002 Ford Explorer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Explorers, 8.1 months of data per Explorer, average 164500 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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