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2012 Ford Explorer Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2012 Ford Explorer

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2012 Ford Explorer is between $431 and $526 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
29
2012 Ford Explorer
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$478
Annual Repair Cost
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The Ford Explorer with automatic climate control may have a problem with frequent fan speed changes when using the heater or air conditioner. Normally, the fan speed changes only to maintain a sele...
when driving highway or local and when I bring to ford of course problem not there
Trying to take nut off the end of the strut. I clamped the end plate in a vise and turned the nut...
do I need to remove grill fasia/bumper to be able to remove the radiator
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Explorer vehicles. In the af...
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Ford Explorer vehicles manufa...
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain replacement steering gears installed on model year...
Overall (1 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
March 18, 2017
2012 Ford Explorer
This is one of the best vehicles I have owned. The ride is very comfortable and is easy to get in and out of. I have back problems and my wife has server dificulty walking and getting on and out of...