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1998 Ford Expedition

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Specs

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XLT 119" WB XLT

Brakes

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x - TBD -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.1 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 52.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 82.2
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 11.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 62.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 118.3
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 48.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 14
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 13

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130
Maximum Alternator Watts 1950

Engine

Displacement 4.6L (281)
Fuel System SEFI
Engine Oil Cooler Yes
Engine Oil Cooler
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 230 @ 4250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 290 @ 3250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 325 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 99L
Engine Order Code 99W
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.4L (330)

Exterior Dimensions

Step Up Height - Side (in)
Side Door Opening Height (in)
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Step Up Height - Front (in) 18.6
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 36.0
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.5
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.5
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.4
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 46.9
Overhang, Front (in) 38.6
Height, Overall (in) 74.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 78.6
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 204.6
Wheelbase (in) 119.1
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.0

Frame

Frame Type Front-to-Rear Boxed

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 30

Interior Dimensions

Third Shoulder Room (in)
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.9
Front Leg Room (in) 40.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.8
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 64.4
Second Hip Room (in) 62.3
Third Head Room (in) 35.1
Third Head Room (in)
Third Leg Room (in) 28.8
Third Leg Room (in)
Third Shoulder Room (in) 66.7
Front Hip Room (in) 61.5
Front Head Room (in) 39.8
Third Hip Room (in)
Third Hip Room (in) 59.8
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Capacity 9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Capacity 8

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 16.1
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 14.0
Steering Type Speed-Sensitive Pwr Recirculating Ball
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.4

Summary

Body Style 4 Door XLT
Body Code 119" WB
Vehicle Name Ford Expedition

Suspension

Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3900
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4200
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4128
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3000
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3100
Suspension Type - Front Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear Coil Spring
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3600
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3900
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.31
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 34.9
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 34.9
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.83
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code T54
Front Tire Order Code T65
Front Tire Order Code T5N
Front Tire Order Code T54
Rear Tire Order Code T65
Rear Tire Order Code T5N
Rear Tire Order Code T54
Spare Tire Order Code T65
Spare Tire Order Code T5N
Front Tire Size P265/70R17
Front Tire Size P255/70R16
Rear Tire Size P265/70R17
Rear Tire Size P255/70R16
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17
Spare Tire Size P255/70R16
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 2064
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 692
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 654
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 695
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 692
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 654
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 695
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 692
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 654
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 695

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1200
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.33
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.18
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.71
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.71
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44U
Trans Order Code 44E
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3100
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 12,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13,500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6750
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7000
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2260
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2548
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3600
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3900
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4128

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.0
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel