2003 Ford Excursion Specifications

    POWERTRAIN

    2003 Specifications
    BODY STYLE
      4-Door SUV with

    rear tri-panel door
    POWERTRAIN/CHASSIS
    EPA Class SUV
    Drivetrain Layout Rear- or four-wheel drive
    Engine Type
    (block and heads)
    5.4L Triton V-8

    6.8L Triton V-10

    7.3L Power Stroke V-8

    6.0L Turbo Diesel V-8
    Valvetrain
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10 SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder
    7.3L V-8 OHV, 2 valves per cylinder
    6.0L V-8 OHV, 4 valves per cylinder
    Bore/Stroke (in/mm)
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10 3.55 x 4.16
    7.3L V-8 4.11 x 4.18
    6.0L V-8 3.74 x 4.13
    Displacement (cu in)
    5.4L V-8 330
    6.8L V-10 415
    7.3L V-8 444
    6.0L V-8 363
    Compression Ratio
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10 9.0:1
    7.3L V-8 17.5:1
    6.0L V-8 18.0:1
    Horsepower @ rpm
    5.4L V-8 255 @ 4500
    6.8L V-10 310 @ 4250
    7.3L V-8 250 @ 2600
    6.0L V-8 325 @ 3300
    Torque (lb ft) @ rpm
    5.4L V-8 350 @ 2500
    6.8L V-10 425 @ 3250
    7.3L V-8 525 @ 1600
    6.0L V-8 550 @ 2000
    Recommended Fuel
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10 87 octane (minimum)
    7.3L V-8/6.0L V-8 1D or 2D diesel
    Fuel System
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10 SEFI
    7.3L V-8 HEUI
    6.0L V-8 Hydraulic rail,

    direct pilot injection
    Oil Capacity with filter

    (quarts)
    5.4L/6.8L 6
    7.3L /6.0L 15
    Coolant Capacity

    (quarts)
    5.4L 26.4*
    6.8L 28.5*
    7.3L/6.0L 32.75
    * add 1.5 qts if equipped w/ aux. rear heater
    Transmission
    5.4L V-8/6.8L V-10/
    7.3L V-8
    4-speed automatic overdrive
    6.0L V-8 5-speed automatic overdrive
    Gear Ratios 4-speed 5-speed
    1st 2.71:1 3.09:1
    2nd 1.54:1 2.20:1
    3rd 1.00:1 1.54:1
    4th 0.71:1(OD) 1.00:1
    5th 1.00:1 0.71:1(OD)
    Reverse 2.18:1 2.88:1
    SUSPENSION
    Front Independent twin I-beam,

    coil springs, shock absorbers,

    stabilizer bar/non-independent

    rigid axle, leaf springs, shock

    absorbers, stabilizer
    Rear Non-independent rigid axle,

    leaf springs, shock absorbers/

    non-independent rigid axle,

    leaf springs, shock absorbers
    Steering Type Recirculating ball
    Ratio (Overall) 17.0:1
    Turns Lock-to-Lock  
    Turning Circle,

    Curb-to-Curb (ft)
    4×2 46.8
    4×4 50.4
    BRAKES (INCHES)
    Brakes (system type) Disc with

    four-wheel ABS
    Front 13.03-in disc,

    dual-piston caliper
    Rear 12.83-in disc

    dual-piston caliper
    Total Swept Area (f/r) (sq in) 264.48/244.81
    WHEELS AND TIRES
    Wheels 16-inch aluminum
    Tires LT265/75R16
    Number of Lug Nuts 8
    Consumer Info
    Assembly Plant Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Basic Warranty 3-year/36,000-mile

    bumper-to-bumper
    Roadside Assist 3-years/36,000 miles
    Air bags Driver and passenger

    airbags, supplemental

    inflatable restraint

    system (SRS)
    DIMENSIONS


    Dimensions
    EXTERIOR
    Wheelbase 137.1
    Track f/r 68.4/68.1
    Overall Length 226.7
    Overall Width 79.9
    Width Between Wheelwells 52.2
    Overall Height (4×2/4×4) 77.2 / 80.2
    Ground clearance 8.1
    Front overhang 37.4
    Rear overhang 52.3
    Angle of approach (4×2/4×4)
    (degrees)
    20.3 / 25.0
    Ramp breakover angle (4×2/4×4)
    (degrees)
    6.8 / 7.0
    Departure angle (rear bumper)

    (4×2/4×4) (degrees)
    11.6 / 15.1
    INTERIOR
    Headroom
    1st row 41.0
    2nd row 41.1
    3rd row 38.6
    Shoulder room
    1st row 68.3
    2nd row 67.0
    3rd row 64.9
    Hip room
    1st row 67.5
    2nd row 66.9
    3rd row 52.5
    Maximum legroom
    1st row 42.3
    2nd row 40.5
    3rd row 39.0
    Fuel tank size (gallons) 44.0
    BASE CURB WEIGHT (POUNDS)
    Engine/Transmission
    5.4L/auto 4×2 6650
    5.4L/auto 4×4 7087
    6.8L/auto 4×2 6734
    6.8L/auto 4×4 7190
    6.0L/auto 4×2 7234
    6.0L/auto 4×4 7725
    7.3L/auto 4×2 7197
    7.3L/auto 4×4 7688
    Towing Class Rating IV
    PAYLOAD/CARGO CAPACITY (POUNDS)
    Automatic transmission
    4×2 2185
    4×4 1800
    MAXIMUM TOWING CAPACITY (POUNDS)
    Engine
    5.4L 4×2 6100
    5.4L 4×4 7600
    6.8L 4×2 11,000
    6.8L 4×4 11,000
    6.0L 4×2 11,000
    6.0L 4×4 11,000
    7.3L 4×2 11,000
    7.3L 4×4 11,000
    GCWR
    5.4L 4×2 13,000
    5.4L 4×4 14,500
    6.8L 4×2 20,000
    6.8L 4×4 20,000
    6.0L 4×2 20,000
    6.0L 4×4 20,000
    7.3L 4×2 20,000
    7.3L 4×4 20,000

    All dimensions and capacities are in inches unless otherwise noted.