2008 Expedition Specifications

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     Specifications


    2008 Expedition Specifications

     

    Expedition EL

    BODY

    Construction

    Steel body on fully
    boxed frame

    Final Assembly
    Location

    Michigan Truck Plant, Wayne Mich.

     POWERTRAIN
    AND CHASSIS

    ENGINE

    Type

    5.4-liter V-8

    Manufacturing
    location

    Windsor Engine Plant

    Configuration

    Cast Iron Block and
    aluminum heads

    Intake manifold

    Composite intake with
    charge-motion control valves

    Exhaust manifold

    Cast iron swept
    runner design

    Crankshaft

    Steel

    Redline

    5,400 rpm

    Minimum Idle Speed in
    Drive

    550 rpm

    Throttle Body

    75 mm electronically
    controlled

    Valvetrain

    SOHC, 3 valves per
    cylinder, variable camshaft timing

    Valve diameter

    Intake: 33.8 mm;
    Exhaust: 37.5 mm

    Pistons

    Strutless modified barrel skirt;
    Hypereutectic aluminum alloy with graphite skirt coating

    Connecting Rods

    Powdered metal

    Ignition

    12 volt coil-on-plug
    system

    Bore x stroke

    3.55 x 4.17 in. /
    90.2 x 105.9 mm

    Displacement

    330 cu. in. / 5408 cc

    Compression Ratio

    9.8:1

    Horsepower

    300 @ 5,000 rpm

    Horsepower per liter

    55.5

    Torque

    365 lb.-ft. @ 3,750
    rpm

    Recommended fuel

    87 Octane

    Fuel capacity

    28.0 gallons

    33.5 gallons

    Fuel Injection

    Sequential multi-port
    electronic

    Emission Control

    Closed loop with
    catalyst

    Emissions
    (tailpipe/evaporation)

    Tier II, Bin 5 / LEV
    II-ULEV II

    Oil capacity

    7.0 quarts

    Recommended Oil

    SAE 5W20

    Coolant capacity

    20.6 quarts; 23.2
    quarts with auxiliary AC

    DRIVETRAIN

    Layout

    Rear- or four-wheel
    drive

    TRANSMISSION

    Standard

    6-speed automatic
    overdrive

    Gear Ratios

    1st

    4.17:1

    2nd

    2.34:1

    3rd

    1.52:1

    4th

    1.14:1

    5th

    0.86:1

    6th

    0.69:1

    REV

    3.40:1

    REAR AXLE RATIO

    Standard

    3.31

    3.73

    Optional

    3.73

    3.73

    SUSPENSION

    Front

    Independent,
    double-wishbone, short- and long-arms (SLA) design with coil-over shocks and 36 mm stabilizer bar

    Rear

    Independent,
    multilink design with coil-over shocks and

    18 mm, 19 mm or 21 mm stabilizer bar

     

     

    STEERING

     

    Type

    Low-friction rack and
    pinion with power assist

    Steering column

    Manual tilt

    Ratio

    20:1

    Turns lock-to-lock

    3.2 turns

    Turning circle
    curb-to-curb

    40.83 ft

    43.93 ft

     

    BRAKES

    Type

    Four wheel power disc
    brakes with standard 4 sensor, 4 channel anti lock braking system (ABS)
    and AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control)

    Front

    343 x 34 mm
    ventilated

    Swept area

    1,829.6 cm 2

    Rear

    334.5 x 22 mm
    ventilated

    Swept area

    1,025.6 cm 2

    Power assist

    Vacuum with ABS

     

    TIRES AND WHEELS

     

    P265/70R17 A/S BSW
    tires/ 17 x 7.5 inch steel wheels

    P265/70R17 ON/OFF ROAD
    OWL tires 17 x 8.0 inch aluminum wheels

    P265/70R17 A/S BSW tires/ 17 x 8.0 inch
    machined aluminum wheels

    P255/70R18 A/S OWL tires/ 18 x 8.5 inch machined aluminum wheels

    P255/70R18 A/S OWL tires/ 18 x 8.5 inc chrome-clad aluminum wheels

    P275/55R20 A/S BSW tires/ 20 x 8.5 inch chrome-clad
    aluminum wheels

    Recommended tire
    pressure

    (front/rear)

    35 psi / 35 psi (17-inch
    wheels)

    35 psi / 35 psi
    (18-inch wheels)

    35 psi / 35 psi

    (20-inch wheels)

     

     DIMENSIONS
    (inches unless otherwise noted)

    EXTERIOR

    Expedition 4×2/4×4

    Expedition EL 4×2/4×4

    Wheelbase

    119.0

    131.0

    Vehicle length

    206.5

    221.3

    Vehicle width
    excluding mirrors

    78.8

    78.8

    Vehicle width
    including mirrors

    91.8

    91.8

    Vehicle width with
    mirrors folded

    79.7

    79.7

    Vehicle height with
    options

    77.2

    77.7/78.3

    Track width,
    front/rear

    67.0/67.2

    67.0/67.2

    Minimum Running
    Ground clearance

    8.7

    8.7

    Approach angle

    22.8°/22.6°

    23.1°/24.1°

    Departure angle

    21.4°/21.5°

    20.1°/20.9°

    Ramp breakover angle

    18.4°/18.3°

    17.6°/18.7°

     

    INTERIOR

    Headroom

    Front row

    39.6

    39.5

    Second row

    39.8

    39.7

    Third row

    38.3

    38.0

    Legroom

    Front row

    41.1

    41.1

    Second row

    39.1

    39.1

    Third row

    37.7

    37.7

    Shoulder room

    Front row

    63.2

    63.2

    Second row

    63.7

    63.7

    Third row

    51.9

    67.1

     

    Hip room

     

     

    Front row

    60.2

    60.2

    Second row

    59.9

    59.9

    Third row

    50.2

    51.8

     

     WEIGHTS AND
    CAPACITIES

    (pounds unless otherwise noted)

    Cargo Volume

    Expedition

    Expedition EL

    Behind first row

    108.3 cu. ft.

    130.8 cu. ft.

    Behind second row

    55.0 cu. ft.

    85.5 cu. ft.

    Behind third row

    18.6 cu. ft.

    42.6 cu. ft.

    Maximum towing
    capacity

    (when properly equipped)

    4X2

    9,200

    9,000

    4X4

    9,050

    8,750

    Maximum payload

    4X2

    1,750

    1,725

    4X4

    1,900

    1,800

    Base curb weight

    4X2

    5,548

    5,833

    4X4

    5,783

    6,080

    Weight
    distribution (f/r)

    4X2

    49.6/50.4

    49.4/50.6

    4X4

    51.1/48.9

    51.0/49.0

     

     

     

    FUEL ECONOMY (city/hwy)

     

     

    4×2, 5.4-liter V-8
    (non EL)

    12/18

     N/A

    4×4,
    5.4-liter V-8 

    2008
    MY figures N/A

     N/A

     

     

     

    WARRANTY
    INFORMATION

     

     

     

    3-year, 36,000-mile
    bumper-to-bumper

     

    5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and roadside assistance

     

     

     

    Specifications
    subject to change.