Ford Explorer 2020 Factory Service Repair Manual


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The Explorer half and half presents another kind of gas-electric drivetrain arrangement to the Ford lineup that the organization alludes to as a Modular Hybrid Transmission. Instead of the force split arrangements seen on numerous littler, progressively conservative cross breeds, the Explorer half and half doesn’t utilize a planetary gearset or double electric engine generators. Rather it puts a solitary 44-hp electric engine between the V-6 gas motor and the 10-speed programmed transmission. Expected for bigger vehicles that are intended to tow and take, this crossover framework depends less on the electric engine and concentrates more on force and capacity than fuel tasting. We presume that comparative gas-electric powertrains will advance into the guaranteed half and half forms of the cutting edge F-150 pickup and up and coming Bronco SUV.Chief among them is the way that the new Explorer drives. Passage engineers state that the back drive case brings a newly discovered feeling of parity on account of its improved weight dissemination, and they’re correct. Where the old model was cumbersome and unwieldly, the enhanced one is made and gathered over an assortment of landscape. Overboosted directing keeps it from feeling especially lithe, however appropriate damping keeps body movements insignificant and the ride liquid and stable. While it is a long way from perky, the Explorer moves certainty on a twisty street and has gone from being one of the most exceedingly awful driving three-push family SUVs to being one of the best.The barely any driver-help frameworks that don’t come standard are offered as sensibly valued choices, and alluring highlights, for example, a force liftgate and three-zone programmed atmosphere control are incorporated no matter how you look at it. Standard four-chamber XLT and Limited models are estimated seriously in the high-$30,000 to high-$40,000 territory, and for that sort of cash the Explorer is a convincing contender in the nonluxury three-push SUV crowd. (A more affordable base model that begins in the low $30,000s is expected.)

Models Covered :

Ford Explorer 2020
Ford Explorer Hybrid 2020
Ford Explorer Police Interceptor 2020

Manual Covers :

Automatic Transmission:

10R60 – 10 Speed Automatic Transmission

10R80 – 10 Speed Automatic Transmission

10R80 MHT – 10 Speed Automatic Transmission

10R60 – Transmission Cooling

10R80 – Transmission Cooling

10R80 MHT – Transmission Cooling

10R60 – External Controls

10R80 – External Controls

10R80 MHT – External Controls

Battery and Charging System:

Accessory Charging

Battery, Mounting and Cables

Charging System – General Information

Generator and Regulator

High voltage Battery, Mounting and Cables

Voltage Converter/Inverter

Body and Paint:

Body Closures

Body Repairs – General Information

Body Repairs – Vehicle Specific Information and Tolerance Checkcs

Body System – General Information


Exterior Trim and Ornamentation

Front End Body Panels

Front End Sheet Metal Repairs

Front Seats

Glass, Frames and Mechanisms

Handles, Locks, Latches and Entry Systems

Instrument Panel and Console

Interior Trim and Ornamentation

Paint – General Information

Rear End Sheet Metal Repairs

Rear View Mirrors

Roof Opening Panel

Roof Sheet Metal Repairs

Seatbelt Systems

Second Row Seats

Side Panel Sheet Metal Repairs

Supplemental Restraint System

Third Row Seats

Wipers and Washers

Brake System:

Antilock Brake System and Stability Control

Brake System – General Information

Front Disc Brake

Hydraulic Brake Actuation

Parking Brake and Actuation

Power Brake Actuation

Rear Disc Brake

Climate Control System:

Climate Control System – General Information

Rear Climate Control

Supplemental Climate Control



Front Drive Axle/Differential

Front Drive Halfshafts

Rear Axle/Differential

Rear Drive Halfshafts

Electrical Distribution:

Module Commmunications Network

Module Configuration

Electronic Feature Group:

Collision Warning and Collision Avoidance System

Cruise Control

Cruise Control – Vehicle With: Adaptive Cruise Control With Lane Centering

Lane Departure Warning

Multifunction Electronic Modules

Passive Anti-Theft System

Passive Anti-Theft System – Vehicles With: Keyless Entry System

Perimeter Anti-Theft Alarm

Remote Convenience

Side and Rear Vision


Accessory Drive – 2.3L Ecoboost

Accessory Drive – 3.0L Ecoboost

Accessory Drive – 3.3L Duratec

Accessory Drive – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Electric Motor

Electric Powertrain Cooling – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Electric Powertrain Control – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Electronic Engine Controls – 2.3L Ecoboost

Electronic Engine Controls – 3.0L Ecoboost

Electronic Engine Controls – 3.3L Duratec

Electronic Engine Controls – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Engine – 2.3L Ecoboost

Engine – 3.0L Ecoboost

Engine – 3.3L Duratec

Engine – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Engine Cooling – 2.3L Ecoboost

Engine Cooling – 3.0L Ecoboost

Engine Cooling – 3.3L Duratec

Engine Cooling – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Engine Emission Control – 2.3L Ecoboost

Engine Emission Control – 3.0L Ecoboost

Engine Emission Control – 3.3L Duratec

Engine Emission Control – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Engine Ignition – 2.3L Ecoboost

Engine Ignition – 3.0L Ecoboost

Engine Ignition – 3.3L Duratec

Engine Ignition – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Engine System – General Information

Evaporative Emissions – 2.3L Ecoboost

Evaporative Emissions – 3.0L Ecoboost

Evaporative Emissions 3.3L Duratec

Evaporative Emissions – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Fuel Charging and Controls – 2.3L Ecoboost

Fuel Charging and Controls – 3.0L Ecoboost

Fuel Charging and Controls – 3.3L Duratec

Fuel Charging and Controls – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Fuel Charging and Controls – Turbocharger – 2.3L Ecoboost

Fuel Charging and Controls – Turbocharger – 3.0L Ecoboost

Intake Air Distribution – 2.3L Ecoboost

Intake Air Distribution – 3.0L Ecoboost

Intake Air Distribution – 3.3L Duratec

Intake Air Distribution – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Starting System – 2.3L Ecoboost

Starting System – 3.0L Ecoboost

Starting System – 3.3L Duratec

Starting System – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Exhaust System:

Exhaust System – 2.3L Ecoboost

Exhaust System – 3.0L Ecoboost

Exhaust System – 3.3L Duratec

Exhaust System – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Frame and Mounting:

Uni-Body, Subframe and Mounting System

Fuel System:

Acceleration Control

Fuel System – General Information – 2.3L Ecoboost

Fuel System – General Information – 3.0L Ecoboost

Fuel System – General Information – 3.3L Duratec

Fuel System – General Information – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Fuel Tank and Lines – 2.3L Ecoboost

Fuel Tank and Lines – 3.0L Ecoboost

Fuel Tank and Lines – 3.3L Duratec

Fuel Tank and Lines – 3.3L Duratec – Hybrid (BP)

Information and Entertainment Systems:

Information and Entertainment System – Vehicles With: SYNC 3

Information and Entertainment System – Vehicles Without: SYNC 3

Instrumentation and Warning Systems:

Instrument Panel and Interior Switches Illumination

Instrumentation, Message Center and Warning Chimes


Parking Aid – Vehicles With: Active Park Assist

Parking Aid – Vehicles With: Parking Aid Camera

Parking Aid – Vehicles With: Rear Parking Aid

Pedestrian Alert System


Exterior Lighting

Interior Lighting

Manual Transmission:

Four Wheel Drive Systems

Transfer Case

Service Information:

General Information

Identification Codes

Jacking and Lifting

Maintenance Schedules

Noise, Vibration and Harshness

Steering System:

Power Steering

Steering Column

Steering Wheel and Column Electrical


Front Suspension – AWD

Front Suspension – RWD

Rear Suspension

Suspension System – General Information

Wheels and Tires

Tire Pressure Monitor System


Adjustable Steering Column

All Wheel Drive

Audio System/Navigation

Audio System/Navigation – SYNC

Automatic Climate Control System

Charging System

Climate Controlled Seats

Cluster and Panel Illumination

Component Location Charts – Components

Component Location Charts – Grounds

Component Location Charts – Splices

Component Location Charts – Connectors

Component Location Charts – Harnesses

Component Testing

Connector Repair Procedures

Connector Views

Cooling Fan

Cruise Control

Electronic Engine Controls – 2.3L

Electronic Engine Controls – 3.0L GTDI

Electronic Engine Controls – 3.3LTIVCT

Electronic Engine Controls – Hybrid

Fog Lamps

Fuse and Relay Information



Heated Window

Horn/Cigar Lighter

Instrument Cluster

Interior Lamps


Memory Seats

Module Communications Network

Parking Aid

Parking, Rear and License Lamps

Passive Anti-Theft System

Police Option

Power Distribution

Power Liftgate

Power Mirrors

Power Seats

Power Steering Controls

Power Windows

Remote Keyless Entry and Alarm

Reversing Lamps

Roof Opening Panel

Starting System

Supplemental Restraint System


Tire Pressure Monitor System

Trailer/Camper Adapter

Transmission Controls

Turn Signal/Stop/Hazard Lamps

Vehicle Dynamic Systems

Vehicle Emergency Messaging System

Vehicle Repair Location Charts

Warning Devices

Wipers and Washers

This manual is the same as the manual used by workshops. Service Manual contains detailed instructions and step by step diagrams for all workshop procedures.

Language: English
Format: PDF

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