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Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By shorod
It might depend on the 4.0L that is in the truck....

It might depend on the 4.0L that is in the truck. For the EFI engine (not the SOHC) the CMP sensor is toward the upper rear of the engine. It appears to be pretty much where the distributor would...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator Yesterday, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By shorod
P1309 - Misfire Monitor Disabled What it...

P1309 - Misfire Monitor Disabled
What it means: When the misfire monitor is disabled, usually due to the input signal generated by the camshaft position (CMP) sensor, by sensing the passage of...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-22-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By shorod
I'd suggest you start by checking your spark...

I'd suggest you start by checking your spark plugs. If it has Coil on Plug (CoP), check for signs of oil on the CoP boots. If it has spark plug wires and they don't appear to have been replaced...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-21-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By shorod
A couple of things I don't see listed as having...

A couple of things I don't see listed as having been checked or replaced recently which could effect the starting.

When is the last time the spark plugs and plug wires were changed? Worn plugs...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-21-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 131
Posted By shorod
Okay, is it like this?...

Okay, is it like this? (http://www.dormanproducts.com/p-68000-924-280.aspx?year=2002&make=Ford&model=Explorer&parttype=Sun%20Visor%20Bracket&origin=YMM)

I bought a pair of these for my 2004...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-20-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 131
Posted By shorod
Is this the type of thing you're looking for? ...

Is this the type of thing you're looking for?
http://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.ford-trucks.com-vbulletin/300x284/80-imperial_roundshaft_starlock_ee87a909834cdb036ce04ac95e8f844ad99f30cd.jpg

-Rod
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-20-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By shorod
Sounds like you probably have a slight misfire or...

Sounds like you probably have a slight misfire or vacuum leak. How many miles are on it and when is the last time the spark plugs and wires (unless CoP) were changed? Have you checked for vacuum...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-20-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 131
Posted By shorod
If you have an Ace hardware (or probably most any...

If you have an Ace hardware (or probably most any hardware store) nearby, you might find a clip that will fit for less than the cost of shipping for a visor.

-Rod
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-20-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By shorod
Looks like I was wrong on the cargo capacity: ...

Looks like I was wrong on the cargo capacity:

1992 Explorer 4 door-
70.2" wide
184.3" long
81.6 cubic feet capacity

2015 Explorer
80.7" wide (excluding exterior mirrors)
197.1 " long
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-20-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By shorod
Even at 1 time your 1992 Explorer was new and you...

Even at 1 time your 1992 Explorer was new and you probably wouldn't have hauled a dead animal in that.

As for interior space, I suspect there's more cargo space in that new Explorer than any of...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-19-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By shorod
From your description it sounds like you have air...

From your description it sounds like you have air trapped in the cooling system. The air passing the Engine Coolant Temperature sensor causes the fluctuations in the gauge reading. Trapped air is...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-18-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By shorod
I don't recall the axle wheel hub retainer size,...

I don't recall the axle wheel hub retainer size, but he factory service manual says 157-213 lb/ft, just like Mikeman mentioned above.

If you opt to replace the entire hub, the bolts that hold the...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-16-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 251
Posted By shorod
Hmmm, I'm not sure I can be of much help then. I...

Hmmm, I'm not sure I can be of much help then. I just checked the service manual again. There's no mention of needing to disconnect the A/C condenser lines, it just says to release the buckle,...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-16-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 155
Posted By shorod
How old is the battery? You wouldn't be the...

How old is the battery? You wouldn't be the first person to have these symptoms on a late model vehicle that was caused by a weak/old battery, even though the engine seems to start fine.

Does it...
Forum: Explorer, Sport Trac, Mountaineer & Aviator 11-16-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 251
Posted By shorod
I'm going off of the minimal images and...

I'm going off of the minimal images and description from the service manual. There are a couple of locator tabs on the condenser that slide in to receptacles on the radiator. It looks like the...
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