2004 Ford Explorer Repair and Maintenance Costs
A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2004 Ford Explorer
The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2004 Ford Explorer is between $431 and $526 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.
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2004 Ford Explorerscores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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The composite (plastic) intake manifold may crack near the thermostat housing and cause a coolant leak. Ford released an updated manifold that was reinforced to prevent a recurrence. No recall wa...
A rattling noise from the engine may indicate that the timing chain cassette is worn. Our technicians tell us that installing an updated cassette and timing chain tensioner should correct this conc...
Does it in all types of weather doesn't matter what the temperature is
Noise when driving ???
LIGHT FLASHING RAPIDLY. TRYED ABOUT TEN TIP TO SOLVE IT. TRUCK WONT EVEN CRANK UNLESS I JUMP STAR...
Overall (10 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Electrical & Lights
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
March 30, 2014
I have a 2004 ford explorer and this sub has been trouble sense i bought it first it sarted loosen power and later on after dealing with that and getting that fix finally the rear hatch just one da...
February 21, 2012
2004 Ford Explorer
310000 and still going strong. Just basic maintence.....if something breaks, fix it!
October 14, 2011
2004 Ford Explorer
Transmission had to be replaced at 13,500 under extended warranty and constant battles with 2 dealers and Ford, but finally admitted that tranny was faulty. Not so lucky next time....at 60,550 e...