"Bruce" - Dave's 2003 Ford Explorer Sport XLT

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Information

VIN1FMYU60E73UC12523
Build Date2003-04-30
ColorRedfire Pearl Metallic (G2)
Engine4.0L 208HP 12V SOHC EFI Cologne V6
TransmissionFord 5R55E 5-speed Automatic
Fuel Tank0
AxleOpen 8.8", 3.73 Ratio (46)
SuspensionFront: Torsion arm, ball joints; Rear: Live axle, leaf springs.
Wheels7 X 16" Cast Aluminium Wheels
TiresP235/70R-16 OWL A-S Tire

Parts & Capacities

Lug Nuts1/2"-20, 3/4",
Oil4.7 L , FL-820S [5k miles] filter
Coolant13.2L (14.0 qts.) Motorcraft Premium Gold (yellow-colored) [100k miles]
Air FilterFA-1744 [30k miles] engine
Fuel FilterFG-1036 [30k miles]
Spark PlugAGSF-22PP [100k miles], 0.999 mm gap
PCV ValveEV-243 [100k miles]
BatteryBXT-65-650
Drive BeltJK6-872 [150k miles]

Dimensions

Curb Weight1736 kg
GVWR2186 kg
GCWR4128 kg
Max Tow2286 kg
Length4608 mm
Width1783 mm
Height1704 mm
Wheelbase2585 mm
Ground Clearance0 mm

Maintenance Records

Date Mileage Service Part Man Part Num Source Warranty Cost Notes
2016-07-14 112768 Accident $0 Tallahassee Police Dept Case #0016022613. Intersection of Bronough St and Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL. Other driver ran red light and fled on foot before police arrived.
2016-07-19 112768 Sold $0 Sold to McGuffey's LLC, 5601 Blountstown Hwy, Tallahassee, FL 32304. (850) 576-9715. Sold for cost of towing/storage (~$370).
2016-06-19 112081 Upper Control Arms (front) Replaced Moog RK8708 and RK80068 RockAuto 3-year $74.48
2016-06-19 112081 U-Joints Replaced Moog 354 Advance Auto Parts #9342 Lifetime $29.09 front and rear
2016-06-19 112081 Front Brake Rotors Replaced Carquest Wearever YH145340 (x2) Advance Auto Parts #9342 2-year $95.34 and wheel bearings
2016-06-19 112081 Front Wheel Bearings Replaced Duralast SET2, SET5, 9150S (x2 each) AutoZone #4808 1-year on bearings $31.73
2016-06-19 112081 Transmission Output Shaft Seal Replaced Driveworks S-2655 Advance Auto Parts #9342 1-year $10.32
2016-06-19 112081 Front Sway Bar Links Replaced Duralast SL227 AutoZone #4808 Lifetime $0 replaced under warranty
2016-06-19 112081 Front Brake Pads Replaced Duralast Max DGC833 AutoZone 4808 Lifetime $0 Warranty replacement
2016-06-11 111787 Rotated Tires $0
2016-04-30 110352 Fuel Filter Replaced Motorcraft FG-1036 Advance Auto Parts #9342 30-day $19.99
2016-04-12 109948 Oil Change Sears $20.49 Valvoline Synthetic, performed by Bryant Smith.
2016-03-26 109603 Rotated Tires $0
2015-04-06 103917 Replaced Rear Brake Pads Duralast MKD667A AutoZone Limited Lifetime $21.58 Plus hardware kit (H5999), and adjusted parking brake shoes. Shoes looked fine.
2015-03-11 103241 Rotated Tires $0
2015-03-11 103241 Replaced Shocks KYB AutoZone 4972 Lifetime $0 Gas-A-Just, All four replaced
2015-03-11 103241 Oil Change Castrol Edge $0
2015-02-10 102867 Mileage Check $0
2014-09-22 100600 New Tires Kumho KR21 Discount Tire 85,000 mile $0 P235/70R16, Magnolia Dr, Tallahassee, FL
2014-07-12 99338 Oil Change Motorcraft FL-820S $0 Synthetic Blend 5W-20 Oil
2014-07-13 99338 Rotated Tires $0
2014-07-04 99052 Drive Belt Replaced Dayco AutoZone 3yr $0
2014-04-25 97427 Front Brake Rotors Replaced Duralast 54096 AutoZone #4808 2yr $0 Pads (DGC833) and wheel bearings (DA2, DA5) also replaced, under warranty. AutoZone was out of one DA5, so they price-matched a Timken SET5 in lieu of.
2014-02-01 94604 Oil Change Motorcraft FL-820S $0 Synthetic Blend 5W-20 Oil
2014-02-01 94604 Replaced Oil Pan Gasket Fel-Pro OS30687R AutoZone 4808 1yr $14.39
2014-02-03 94604 Replaced Front Wheel Bearings Duralast DA2, DA5 AutoZone 4972 1yr $0
2014-02-03 94604 Front Brake Pads Replaced Duralast C-Max DGC833 AutoZone 4972 Lifetime $0
2014-02-01 94604 Rotated Tires $0
2013-11-30 92260 Valve Cover Gaskets Replaced $0
2013-11-02 91451 Replaced Air Filter Spectre 888243 AutoZone 4972 Lifetime $0 9" x 7.69"
2013-10-07 90848 Installed Hitch $0 U-Haul hitch, from Pick N' Pull Tallahassee.
2013-08-25 89450 Oil Change Motorcraft FL-820S $0 Motorcraft Synthetic Blend 5W-20 Oil
2013-08-14 88518 Front Brake Pads Replaced $0 Used pads from Dad's 2003 Ranger (They only had a few miles on them before I put Duralast C-Max pads on the Ranger. I couldn't find out where to return these to, so I just put them on Bruce until I could afford C-Max pads for myself.)
2013-08-04 88012 Exterior Detail $0 Wash, Eagle One Gel Wax, Headlight restoration with 3M kit (#39008)
2013-06-26 86010 Battery Replaced Duralast Gold 65-DLG AutoZone 4972 3yr replace, 2yr prorate $126.11
2013-06-03 84541 Oil Change Motorcraft FL-820S $0 Synthetic Blend 5W-20 Oil
2013-06-03 84541 Sway Bar Bracket Bushings Replaced Duralast HB1867 AutoZone 4972 Lifetime $0
2013-06-03 84541 Coolant System Flushed $0 Installed Prestone Flush Kit into heater hose.
2013-04-22 82660 Rotated Tires $0
2013-04-22 82660 Front Sway Bar Links Replaced Duralast SL227 AutoZone 4808 Lifetime $0
2013-04-22 82660 PCV Valve Replaced Luber Finer PCV1001 $0
2013-03-09 80860 Air Filter Replaced Fram CA8243 AutoZone $0
2013-03-09 80860 Oil Change Fram TG2 $0 Valvoline SynPower 5W-30
2013-03-09 80860 Fuel Filter Replaced Duralast FF871DL AutoZone $0
2013-03-10 80860 Spark Plugs Replaced Motorcraft AGSF-22FM $0
2013-03-10 80860 Exterior Detail $0 Wash, Clay Bar (Zaino), Wax (Croftgate Quick-N-Slick)
2013-02-26 80232 Purchased Vehicle $0
2012-06-06 79112 Oil Change $0 Mobil 5W-30, performed at Mobil Lube Express, 101 Oregon Ave, Sanford, FL (before I owned the vehicle)