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2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Problems

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Most Common 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Problems

The Ford Explorer Sport Trac with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger...
Replace the worn wheel bearings.
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...
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0 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Brakes Problems

1 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Drive Train Problem

Spark plugs in the Ford Explorer Sport Trac can be very difficult to remove. Ford has issued a service bulletin (08-7-6) to address this issue, which includes a recommended procedure on how to ...

1 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Electrical & Lights Problem

Drivers may notice the engine idling roughly, hesitation to accelerate, and even engine stalling on the Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8. The mass air flow sensor (MAF) is prone to fail, and commonly i...

7 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Engine Problems

The Ford Explorer Sport Trac with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger...
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...
A coolant leak may develop from the radiator. Ford has released and updated radiator and powertrain control module (PCM) software update to address this issue. The software update includes revised...

1 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8 is known for intermittent rough idling, which may be accompanied by illumination of the check engine light, and poor fuel mileage. This may be caused by the EGR se...

1 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

A failed heater blend door or actuator can cause the temperature control for the HVAC system to stop working. A clicking sound from the dash area would commonly indicate an actuator fault. If the ...

0 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Problems

1 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Miscellaneous Problem

Replace the worn wheel bearings.

0 Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Problems & Complaints

The Ford Explorer Sport Trac with the 100% plastic intake manifold is known for engine overheating, even with normal use, and a coolant leak from the front of the manifold. This will often trigger...
Replace the worn wheel bearings.
The Ford Explorer Sport Trac with the 4.6L V8 is known for displaying the normal symptoms of a coolant leak, including overheating, especially when the vehicle is idling, the strong smell of coolan...
A coolant leak may develop from the radiator. Ford has released and updated radiator and powertrain control module (PCM) software update to address this issue. The software update includes revised...
The Ford Explorer Sport Trac is known for a rough idle, engine stalling, loss of power, and misfires, accompanied by the check engine light. The intake manifold O-ring gaskets commonly leak, which...
Drivers may notice the engine idling roughly, hesitation to accelerate, and even engine stalling on the Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8. The mass air flow sensor (MAF) is prone to fail, and commonly i...
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...
Spark plugs in the Ford Explorer Sport Trac can be very difficult to remove. Ford has issued a service bulletin (08-7-6) to address this issue, which includes a recommended procedure on how to ...
The Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8 has known issues with the V8 engine ejecting spark plugs. This will make a tapping or knocking noise, plus the engine will begin to misfire at all speeds. The check...
The Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8 is known for intermittent rough idling, which may be accompanied by illumination of the check engine light, and poor fuel mileage. This may be caused by the EGR se...
The Ford Explorer Sport Trac V8 is known for idling roughly, with a slight whistling noise from the engine compartment. After a short time, this may result in poor fuel mileage, and illumination of...
A failed heater blend door or actuator can cause the temperature control for the HVAC system to stop working. A clicking sound from the dash area would commonly indicate an actuator fault. If the ...
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