Specs

Research 2001 Ford Explorer specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

XLS 4dr 112" WB XLS

Brakes

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

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 71.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 38.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 42.6
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 81.8
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 41.9
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in)

Cooling System

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

Doors

Side Door Type

Electrical

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

Engine

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

Exterior Dimensions

Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.7
Step Up Height - Side (in) - TBD -
Step Up Height - Front (in) 20.0
Side Door Opening Width (in)
Side Door Opening Height (in)
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 46.9
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 33.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 6.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 28.9
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 44.0
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9
Height, Overall (in) 67.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.2
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 190.7
Wheelbase (in) 111.6

Frame

Frame Type Boxed w/Single Channel

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 21.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Midship

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Front Hip Room (in) 51.9
Second Head Room (in) 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8
Passenger Capacity 6
Second Hip Room (in) 51.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.8
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 22

Steering

Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.3
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 40.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 15.0
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.0

Summary

Body Code 112" WB
Vehicle Name Ford Explorer
Body Style 4 Door

Suspension

Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Suspension Type - Front Torsion Bar
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2620
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2510
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3000
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Axle Type - Front Independent SLA
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2710
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
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

Tires

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

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer 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) 6740
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 1011
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Trans Order Code 44U
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.47
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.47
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44D
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model

Vehicle

Rear Door Type Liftgate

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2510
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2620
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5100
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5280
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1922.5
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1922.5
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2900

Wheels

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