Standard power adjustable pedals enhance driver comfort. It is where the spark shoots out of engine head stripping threads and damaging the head and sometimes causing fire. The standard luggage rack gives up to 200 pounds of extra cargo-carrying capability. I am glad I was not on a freway. Recently replaced motor due to old motor failure.
And that most of the repairs are not lasting so the situation escalates to the point where they are losing money to fix this problem that they did not create. . The front bumper of all Expedition models is chrome with a top cap. In some cases you need to pull over immediately to prevent damage while in others you merely need to tighten you gas cap next time you stop in order to reset the service engine soon light. My car is a 2002 Ford Expedition 4.
As for the firing order I don't know. If you blow one plug you can blow any of the remaining plugs at any given time. Four cargo area tie-down hooks are recessed below carpet level to secure cargo but remain out of the way when not needed. There is consensus that the spark plug threads on the engine are not strong enough to hold the spark plugs because they're aluminum. The engine was severely damaged. Every mechanic I called said that they would not touch my car because of the engine and the threads being insufficient. I was pulling a travel trailer through mountains on a highway.
The four-door Expedition has a 119-inch wheelbase and an overall length of 205. Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2000 Expedition is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. Here is a website with several complaints like mines, spark plugs popping out on their own. Towing capacity is as high as 8,000 pounds. The contact's insurance company advised that the fire originated from a pre-existing failure in the vehicle and would not cover his claim. And that 1 in 100 of the repairs do not hold.
The spark plug repair is recommended at the 100K tune-up mark. Deep-tinted privacy glass is standard on all models. A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2000 Ford Expedition. Safety and Security Expedition offers optional outboard front-seat side-impact airbags for enhanced head and torso protection in certain side-impact collisions. Then after rounding the top of the mountain, letting off the gas to go down the hill, the plug blew out. I don't feel I should be responsible for the repair bill when Ford has been aware of this defect in their engine. After going on-line I saw that this is a common problem with the engine in my vehicle which is a Ford Triton 5.
Two front hooks are standard on 4×4 models. Spark plug smashed through fuel injector and dented the hood. The car started popping and had to have the auto towed. Two children and myself in the vehicle. Any plugs ever installed in my vehicle or replaced were done by Ford certified mechanics at Ford dealers so there shouldn't be any complaints of incorrect torqueing of plugs as Ford seems to be claiming. Illuminated entry standard on Eddie Bauer turns on interior lights when the remote key fob button is activated, maintaining the lights for 25 seconds, or until the ignition is turned on. It seems that Ford is aware of this problem but refuses to do anything about it.
But it will see no changes for the 2002 model year. My car had this happen and now I am stranded. Had to place a heli coil to hold a new spark plug. Under the Hood A 215-horsepower, 4. One coil on each cylinder.
The Left front is number 1 the next back on the left is 2 ect. First noticed was a reduction in power for about 60 miles. Built on the F-Series pickup truck chassis, the Expedition debuted for the 1997 model year. Ford is aware but says they wont fix it. At the time of incident, I had 81909 miles on the vehicle. All engines team with a four-speed-automatic transmission.
The Lincoln Navigator is a more costly and posh corporate twin, with a more powerful standard engine and some convenience features that are not available on the Expedition. Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your Expedition and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. Exterior Except for a different grille and front-end trim, the Expedition shares major styling cues with the F-Series pickup. The four-door Expedition has a 119-inch wheelbase and an overall length of 205. One coil on each cylinder. Second-generation driver and front passenger airbags provide protection in a frontal collision. If you are unsure about what your diagnostic trouble codes mean; have your Expedition diagnosed by a professional automotive technician.
The contact stated the vehicle was parked in his driveway when it caught on fire. Show full review Vehicle Overview Fords second-largest full-size sport utility vehicle is getting a little elderly compared to the competition and is due for a face-lift, if not a full redesign, by early summer 2002. But it will see no changes for the 2002 model year. It was near but not over the 100K mark. Please investigate this complaint before someone gets seriously injured or dies from the result of a blown spark plug since it appears to be very common on these types of vehicles. One coil on each c … ylinder. It is affecting 1997 through 2004.