Specs

Research 1999 Ford Explorer specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Sport 2dr 102" WB Sport

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.3 x 1.02
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.47

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 32.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 69.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 30.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 61.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 18.5
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.8

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 95
Maximum Alternator Watts 1425

Engine

Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code 99E
Engine Order Code 99P
Engine Order Code 99X
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 5.0L/302
Displacement 4.0L/245
Fuel System SEFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5250
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 4200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 160 @ 4200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 3250
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 288 @ 3300
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 225 @ 2750

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Front (in) 35.1
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.7
Height, Overall (in) 67.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 180.8
Wheelbase (in) 101.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.9
Side Door Opening Height (in)
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Step Up Height - Front (in) 19.8
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.1
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.0

Frame

Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 17.5
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 39.3
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Passenger Capacity 4
Second Hip Room (in) 43.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 58.0
Second Leg Room (in) 34.5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.7
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 37.8

Summary

Body Style 2 Door
Body Code 102" WB
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer

Suspension

Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2400
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.27
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.34
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.77
Suspension Type - Rear Single-Stage Leaf
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2290
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2650

Tires

Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 717
Front Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code T65
Front Tire Order Code T7R
Rear Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code T65
Rear Tire Order Code T7R
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P255/70R16
Front Tire Size P235/75R15
Rear Tire Size P255/70R16
Rear Tire Size P235/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/75R15
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1843
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 717
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 717

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5120
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 768
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.40
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.79
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.31
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.05
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.40
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44M
Trans Order Code 44U
Trans Order Code 44D
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
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) 10

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate

Weight Information

Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8,500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4700
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1766
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1935
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2650
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2290
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2400
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6,500

Wheels

Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7