2005 Ford Explorer Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2005 Ford Explorer

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2005 Ford Explorer
(11 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 2005 Ford Explorer is $722. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2005 Ford Explorer Problems

2005 Ford Explorer vehicles have 16 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2005 Ford Explorer problem is: A Cosmetic Crack May Develop on the Liftgate
A cosmetic crack may develop on the plastic liftgate trim panel. ford has released a service procedure to replace ...
A failed heater blend door or actuator can cause the temperature control for the hvac system to stop working. a...

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Group 4
Group 4
Above Average
The Ford Explorer Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 21st out of 26 for midsize SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $722 which means it has average ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

2005 Ford Explorer Reviews

2005 Ford Explorer vehicles rate highest in Exhaust and needs improvement in Heating
Overall (11 Reviews)
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Most Common 2005 Ford Explorer Questions

There are 186 related questions for 2005 Ford Explorer vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
Well it makes a clicking noise and it is hard to drive its like it drags on that side i checked the brakes and they...
I have 2005 explorer with the charging system light going on and off. my battery checks out fine. maybe silly, but i...

Ford Recalls

Ford Explorer vehicles have 0 known recalls.
The Ford has 5 known total recalls. The most common Ford can be viewed below.
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