Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. It happened again on Oct. On February 19, 2010, I Again Noticed Fluid Pooling On My Driveway And Immediately Took The explorer Back To The ford Dealership. Feb 13, 2010 I Believe The ford explorer 2006 Radiators Need To Be Recalled! If your convenience lights, turn signals, seat warmers, stereo, headlights or other electronic components suddenly stop working, chances are you have a fuse that has blown out. The Vin Was Not Available.
The Contact Stated The Radiator And Thermostat Failed And The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer Who Replaced The Radiator And. May 15, 2010 Radiator Failure Causing Leak Which Could Result In engine Overheat And Possibly Fire. From A Safety Standpoint, If The Cooling System Fails Completely At Highway Speeds And The Motor Stalls Or Freezes Up A Crash Could Easily Occur From Loss Of Control. Leaking From Cracks Along Inside Top Seam. Dealership Made My Buy A New Radiator.
Accident was reported to Police. I have only been a free contributor to this site for the past 4-months. Checking On Line, I See Other ford explorer Owners Are Experiencing The Same Thing From ford. Gauge Had Spiked To Hot. A Friend Who Works For ford Told Us That They Have Had Problems With Those Radiators But That There Is No Solution So They Are Unable To Issue A Recall. Been in a couple dangerous situations.
Radiator Drained Of All Fluids While On Highway, Blew Head Gasket On engine, Damaged engine Had To Replace engine And Radiator. It happened again on Oct. Feb 22, 2010 In Late December 2009 I Noticed Liquid Pooling On My Driveway From My 2006 ford explorer So I Took It To My Local ford Dealership. This Is Now The Second Radiator I Have Had To Replace In Less Than A Year. The transmission continues to be the Explorer's worst reliability problem.
This Caused The Vehicle To Overheat Again. Also Believe That Since No Lights On Dash To Indicate Problem That Could Also Have Prevented This From Happening If The Vehicle Had Been Inspected Properly Prior To Sale To Me By Dealership. He Told Me To Call ford And See If They Had A Silent Recall On These As There Is A Tsb Out For This, They Said There Is Nothing They Can Do About It. They Determined That Radiator Was Leaking So They Replaced Entire Colling System. The Vehicle Was Not Repaired.
It was so tight he had to remove heater hoses to get to it. I was heading home from work, west on the 60 when I hit traffic and my car died! I Bought My ford explorer Brand New And After Approximately 1 Year, The Radiator Started Going Bad And As Of Now, I Have Had To Replace 7 Radiators. Aug 22, 2010 My 2006 ford explorer Which Has 52,000 Miles On It Has A Leaking Radiator. Try cleaning the spark plugs and then see if that is helpin. I Have Been Told That It Never Should Have Happened.
I Have Had Numerous Issues. Nov 09, 2010 Radiators On 2006 ford explorers. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. May 20, 2009 2006 explorer Radiator Leak. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The Failure Mileage Was 43,000. Getting Stranded On The Highway With Children Is Not Pleasant, When You Have Your Vehicle Serviced Regularly. The Contact Stated That The Radiator And Water Pump Were Replaced Because The Vehicle Was Over Heating But The Repair Did Not Correct The Failure. It started off pretty quietly but, within 30 seconds, it was clear something was wrong, so I pulled over and turned it off. Took It To Dealer Who Says Leaky Radiator May Be Causing engine To Heat Up And The Abnormal Transmission Function.