The 1st generation of the Explorer Sport Trac has a cumulative PainRank™ of 24.39. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? You could do worse (but you could also do better).
Owners of the 2001–2005 Explorer Sport Trac model years have sent in 334 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (35%) followed by the engine (14%) and the body (10%).