2005 Ford Expedition Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Ford Expedition

2005 Ford Expedition Problems

Ignition Coil Failure Due to Excessive Spark Plug Gap

An illuminated Check Engine Light could indicate that one or more of the ignition coils has failed due to excessive spark plug gap. To fix this problem, the ignition coils that have failed, the spark plugs, and all coil boots should be replaced.

Check Engine Light Due to Failed MAF Sensor

The mass air flow sensor (MAF) may fail resulting in a rough engine idle, hesitation on acceleration, and/or engine stalling. The Check Engine Light may or may not illuminate. A failed mass air flow sensor will require replacement.

Knocking sound next to third row seat.

Knocking sound in the back of the car when the a/c or heat is on.

Replaced the rear ac blower damper motor. = $40.00

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2005 Ford Expedition Questions

Truck won't read key only key I have no door pad. How do I get truck to read key or temp. Bypass (1 answer)

Worked earlier then tried another key and CPU put back how it was now will not read key

Drives great, good power, but when I come to a red light or stop sign it feels like it wants to die and my check engine light won't go off...help? (1 answer)

Says it's a cam sensor, but it's been replaced and still does it. Any ideas what it could be?

My 2005 Ford expedition wont start. It says engine off oil pressure low (1 answer)

and the oil is just fine. What else can it be and what am I looking at as total cost in repairs?

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2005 Ford Expedition Reviews

I guess if you look at reviews at other websites, the 2005 Ford Expedition was a very good, reliable large SUV. Usually around 4stars+. I would recommend this vehicle to anyone- PROS: great ride, comfort, handling above average for a large SUV, reliable transportation, good HVAC, engine/drivetrai plenty of power, no more wear on tires than the norm. Maybe since we have the Eddie Bauer edition i...
Was thrilled to finally get my 05 Expedition limited 6 months ago w/ 74k miles. But noticed shortly thereafter a shudder when accelerating while in overdrive. Now starting to shudder in 3rd also, and emission light, which started going on intermittently, just came on full time last time I drove it- 4 days ago. Any help appreciated.
I have an 05 Ford eddie bauer expedition my advice is dont buy one- This truck has had more problems than all the vechicles i ever owned combined- the transmission , steering column ,front axle,all were replaced before 70,000 miles and these are just the things i could think of off the top of my head -window motors,bearings,belts,ball joint are just some of the others it now has 90,000 miles on...

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