03 explorers with 285xxx

Asked by King_leo822 May 03, 2018 at 07:01 PM about the 2003 Ford Explorer Limited V8

Question type: Shopping & Pricing

Looking at  an 03 explorer, with very highly
milage 285xxx, runs good and start right
up.. is it worth it??

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4.0 engine? Two timing chains, one in front and one in back. Engine has to be removed from vehicle to repair/replace rear one. I kept my 2002 meticulously serviced. Changed oil every 3K. Engine blew. rear timing chain at 70K. Tell him you'll take it off his hands if he gives you a hundred bucks.

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