58 Investigations Into Explorer Defects

The 1991 Explorer has been investigated 17 times, which is more than any of the other 24 years. On average you can expect 5.2 investigations per model year and we've listed some of the most recent below.

If enough consumers complain about the same problem with the same type of vehicle, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) may open an investigation. The Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) is the agency in charge of performing those investigations.

    Ford Explorer Investigations

    Every investigations can involve multiple model years, so we've taken each of the 25 Explorer years and ranked them by how many times they've been involved in a specific campaign. Want to see how the Explorer stacks up? Sort investigations by model.

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