Ford Explorer Payload (2002 - 2010)

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Ford Explorer Payload Overview

The Ford Explorer has a maximum payload from 682 lbs and 1652 lbs depending on the trim and model year.

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For Comparison:

  • The 2013 Toyota Tacoma PreRunner Access Cab 2WD 4 Cyl. has a payload capacity of 1,230 lbs.
  • The 2020 Jeep Wrangler Sport Altitude 4x4 has a payload capacity of 1,133 lbs.
  • The 2020 Ford F-150 LARIAT 4WD SuperCrew 6.5' Box has a payload capacity of 2,137 lbs.

2010 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2010 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1407 lbs and 1652 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2010 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 2WD 1,555 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 4WD/AWD 1,652 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,555 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD/AWD 1,652 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,555 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD/AWD 1,652 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Adrenalin 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Adrenalin AWD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs

2009 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2009 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1407 lbs and 1584 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2009 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 2WD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 4WD/AWD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,584 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD/AWD 1,584 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD/AWD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Adrenalin 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Adrenalin AWD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,437 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,407 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs

2008 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2008 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1420 lbs and 1584 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2008 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 2WD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 4WD/AWD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,584 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD/AWD 1,584 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,574 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Adrenalin AWD 1,420 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,450 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,420 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,450 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,420 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs

2007 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2007 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1473 lbs and 1580 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2007 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 2WD 1,570 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 4WD 1,565 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,580 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,575 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,570 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,565 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,501 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,473 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,501 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,473 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs

2005 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2005 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1517 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2005 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 4WD 1,517 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,517 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs

2004 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2004 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1491 lbs and 1525 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2004 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 2WD 1,525 lbs 4.0L 205 hp 242 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 4WD 1,491 lbs 4.0L 205 hp 242 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,525 lbs 4.0L 205 hp 242 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,491 lbs 4.0L 205 hp 242 ft-lbs

2003 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2003 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 1517 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2003 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,517 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs

2002 Ford Explorer Payload

The 2002 Ford Explorer has a maximum payload between 682 lbs and 1557 lbs depending on the trim level. See the table below.

2002 Ford Explorer Payload Comparison Table By Trim
Trim Package Max. Payload Engine Horsepower Torque
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 2WD 1,148 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Eddie Bauer 4WD 1,153 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 2WD 1,057 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D Limited 4WD 1,062 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 2WD 896 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLS 4WD 682 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 2WD 1,155 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D XLT 4WD 1,160 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 254 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 Sport SUV 2D 2WD 999 lbs 4.0L 203 hp 237 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 Sport SUV 2D 4WD 958 lbs 4.0L 203 hp 237 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D 2WD 1,557 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs
1/2 Ton V6 SUV 4D 4WD 1,517 lbs 4.0L 210 hp 240 ft-lbs

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