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    WTB: 1st gen Sport Trac with drivetrain issues.

    Yesterday I got a 1998 Mountaineer V8 AWD that has not been wrecked and rebuilt, so the other one which is a rebuilt rollover has shifted to being a potential parts donor for a V8 AWD conversion of a 1st gen Sport Trac. Thus I am looking for one 2001 to 2005 Sport Trac with good body and...
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    Bumping when accelerating at 45 mph

    hey guys! when i accelerate from 45mph i'm in the 5th gear , about 1800RPM and the truck feels like there is someone bumping me from behind , and then if i downshift it to 4th gear and 2400RPM , nothing , everthing is back to normal for a time and then starts all over again , maybe 5-10...
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    2005 For Sport Trac accessories

    Does anybody know of a good site or sites that has sport trac accessories on it?
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    Parts nightmare for 2005 Sport Trac

    Hello everyone, I am still struggling with sourcing parts in the UK for my 2005 Sport Trac. This time I spotted a leak from the rear left axle oil seal, and took apart the axle from the diff in order to get to the leaky seal and remove it. Now I am stumped because I can't find a replacement...
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    Name that door latch issue - 2001 ST

    I have a job 1 Sport Trac. Both of my front doors are hard to open from the outside. You have to lift up really high/hard on the handle and even then the door doesn't really unlatch very convincingly. This problem caused me to recently break the driver's door handle, which I have just...
  6. daChurchPcGuy

    Gen 2 Explorer console with custom audio

    I've got a daughter that loves her music and the stock radio in my 2005 ST has no inputs, so ... First task was to find a head unit with Bluetooth, rear USB and AUX input. This way I can route the USB and AUX to the rear of my long console. (The one I didn't have.) After a bunch of searching...
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    New member

    Just purchased a used 2004 XLT Sport Trac, and was looking for information on keys and keyless entry system. Found you guys, and all kinds of good information! Car had 1 key, no owners manual or card. Needed to find the code for the keyless entry. Found it here and found the computer...
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    sport trac rear brake issue

    Hey all, Just found this forum today while searching for a solution to my brake dilemma. I've got an 01 sport trac that I'm doing the rear brakes on. I've done plenty of drum brake jobs in the past but this one has me by the nuts. I put everything new on, wheel cylinders, shoes, spring kits...
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    Rough Idle/ shifting issue

    So I have owned 2 F150's and recently downsized to an explorer sport track. Found an 03' with 103K on it for 5200$ Clean truck has a few minor issues that need to be fixed such has new hubs, shocks, lower ball joints and needs a power steering pump. Couple things have me slightly stumped so...
  10. moddbox

    4.0 SOHC Supercharger Kit - 02-05 Sport Tracs/2dr Sports

    Ok. So there are alot of great "how to" guides on here... but I haven't seen a complete and thorough "how to" supercharger install for the 4.0L SOHC engine (specifically for Ford Ranger/2dr Explorer/Sport Trac & B4000). So... here it goes. If you obtain a Moddbox Installation kit and any...
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    Best Intake Manifold Gasket - 2001 ST SOHC, Job 1

    I have a 2001 Sport Trac Job 1 (June 2000) with SOHC 4.0. I have 0171, 0174, 0301, and 0302 codes. I had a smoke test done and confirmed there is a leak in the upper intake manifold gasket. What is the best replacement gasket? I see gaskets from Fel-Pro (MS90890), Magnum (MS18037), and...
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    2001 Sport Trac ABS Sensors

    Hi all, I'm new here. Just bought an 01 Sport Trac (Job 1), 4x4, automatic. I noticed the ABS wasn't working (no ABS light, it just doesn't activate on icy roads). Eventually, I found the front ABS sensors are not plugged in. The wires are ziptied out of the way. 1) Where should the...
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    High speed wobble

    Brand new to the board. Thanks for having me. I have a high speed wobble that I can't seem to get a correct diagnosis. When I am moving on a highway or off ramp, if I hit a bump straight on, then no problem. If I hit it slightly turned I get a shake in the steering wheel. Enough that it...
  14. jadez03

    My spark plug change - 4.6L V8 2007 Sport Trac

    Greetings! I just bought a 2007 Sport Trac Build date 04/06 So Gen1 I guess, 102,000 miles and no idea really how the owner before treated it. After the sale I had the infamous misfire under load, original spark plugs, so I decided after reading all the horror stories on here, that it was worth...
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    Fan belt tensioner stuck!?

    I'm in the process of my first DIY water pump replacement on my 2005 ford explorer sport trac rear wheel drive 4.0L v6 SOHC and am trying to pull up or ppush down on the tensioner to free the belt but I cannot seem to make the tensioner break free from position. Any suggestions?
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    what lift and how high?

    I have a 2005 ford explorer sport trac xt and im looking to lift it up, i just dont know what lifts are the best for these trucks and how high i should go? i am not looking to buy new tires at the moment so i want a lift that wont look dumb with 31s. any feedback helps, thank you! :exp::exp::exp:
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    Torsion twist dropping?

    It could just be me making a big deal out of nothing but it seems like my torsion bars have been slipping lower and lower slowly since I first performed the TT. and my front end seems quite a bit lower than where it was in the beginning. Unfortunately I didn't take any measurements so i can't go...
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    High Beam Issue; Not MFS

    I have a 2001 Sport Trac 4WD. The issue is I have low beams, but when I switch to high beams the headlights turn off. There is no indicator light on the cluster, like it doesn't light up. I've already replaced the MFS and the headlamp switch. I don't have any blown fuses, replaced my bulbs...
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    2001 sport trac crazy drivers door problem HELP

    Ok to start this off i work at a shop and work on various different cars. i have a 2001 explorer sport trac. noticed the rear right window wasnt working, took the door panel off and tested the motor, motor works fine when i put 12 volts to it. then I noticed that the 30 amp fuse in the engine...
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    Exhaust advice for 01 sport trac!!

    Ok, I just got a Mac intake now I'm moving to the exhaust. I have a couple buddies who have an exhaust set up that exits right in front of their back tire, Now their trucks are all half tons, so I'm not sure if this could be done on a sport trac. If I could i would want a flow master muffler...
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    sport trac electrical problem PLEASE HELP

    I have a 2002 sport trac that a buddy and i have been putting an engine in. the engine is in and hooked up but i am not getting any power from fuel pump (could coincidentally be dead) and i am not getting any power to the little starter wire when i try to start it. starter relay clicks but thats...
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    Cold air intake advice!!

    I'm buying a cold air intake for my 01 sport trac and I was wondering what's the best brand, I know k&n is a nice one and they've been around forever, but are they worth the extra money over specter or any other brand
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    i need help PLEASE READ

    i got a 2003 ford explorer sport trac xls MANUAL 5 speed. any suggestions on how to remove the ugly solid rubber gear shifter?
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    05 Sport Trac Build/Repair Thread

    I've decided to use this as my build and repair thread for my lovely Sport Trac. Here I will list any problems I find and check them off as I go, and post pictures of my horrific findings along the way. When I finally come around to modifications, I'll post those in here too. I'll even post the...
  25. OffTrac

    35" Tracs

    Ok, so there's lots of questions and I get a bunch of PMs about putting 35s on the Trac (few have followed through, lol). Maybe a thread solely about 35s would help. I will likely put the better info. on here tomorrow, but figured I'd get this going and anyone currently on 35s can post a...