2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Scheduled Maintenance

2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Schedule

What is the manufacturer recommended maintenance schedule for a 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac? Find maintenance info for your vehicle.

2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Schedule

What is the recommended maintenance schedule for the 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac?

What to Know About 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Scheduled Maintenance

You want your Ford Explorer Sport Trac to last as long as possible. With proactive maintenance, your Explorer Sport Trac has a good chance of hitting 200,000 miles or more. Not an expert in what services your car needs and when? No problem. Instead of waiting for an issue to arise with your Explorer Sport Trac, you can stay ahead of problems before they even begin. It’s as easy as following the recommended maintenance schedule that’s been written specifically for your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac!

The recommended maintenance schedule is put together by Ford, your vehicle manufacturer. Depending on driving conditions and climate in your area (as well as other contributing factors, like your personal travel habits), your car’s scheduled maintenance needs may vary; in most cases, though, recommended maintenance will consist of services like tire rotations, vital fluid checks/exchanges, filter changes, brake pad replacement, and oil changes. Scheduling routine service appointments is one of the best ways to help extend your Explorer Sport Trac's life, keep you safer on the road, and help you avoid expensive repairs caused by 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac problems later.

Essential Maintenance to Keep Your Ford Explorer Sport Trac Running Newer, Longer

Head to your nearest Firestone Complete Auto Care in your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac for factory-recommended routine maintenance and our technicians will jump right in with a Courtesy Check. This Courtesy Check can establish a baseline of what may need to be addressed during your service appointment. Each Courtesy Check includes a free battery test and an inspection of your Explorer Sport Trac's windshield wiper blades, head and tail lights, filters, fluid levels, tires, and alignment.

Could your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac be ready for a new battery? If your current battery is more than three years old, it may be time for a replacement (batteries typically last somewhere between three and five years). Depending on the climate where you live and your habits while driving, your Explorer Sport Trac may need a replacement battery sooner. Extremely hot or cold temperatures can take a toll on your Ford Explorer Sport Trac battery, and so can frequent short drives. While you could wait until your battery fails and you hear the dreaded "click," you're better off replacing it before then! If you keep driving on a battery that can't hold a charge, you run the risk of being stranded when your battery finally gives out (and no one can predict where that might be!). Your Ford Explorer Sport Trac won't be going anywhere without a strong battery.

Ensuring you always have a well-charged battery can help your car’s overall performance, and regularly scheduled oil changes can support your engine’s overall performance and keep your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac running newer, longer. Reference the chart toward the top of the page if you're not sure about the optimal oil change intervals for your 2007 Explorer Sport Trac. Remember, things like average outside temperature or frequency of trips could increase or decrease this interval for your specific vehicle. Come in and speak with a Firestone Complete Auto Care technician to find out how often to change your oil. We'll also help you understand what type of oil to use for your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac.

Maintaining your Ford Explorer Sport Trac steering and suspension system can improve ride comfort and help you maintain control of your vehicle. Don’t let a misalignment or pulling steering wheel put you in danger. You can count on Firestone Complete Auto Care’s trained technicians to inspect this system and, if needed, provide Ford Explorer Sport Trac steering and suspension services including wheel alignment, strut replacement, power steering fluid changes, ball joint lubrication, and wheel bearing replacement. Components within your Ford Explorer Sport Trac's steering system require regular maintenance.

If you fall behind on routine Ford Explorer Sport Trac maintenance (or worse, don’t do it at all!), you (and your engine) could quickly lose your cool when there's a problem on the road–especially if that problem is an overheated engine or broken A/C. Don’t sweat it, though! Our technicians can take care of those issues, too. At Firestone Complete Auto Care, we have what it takes to provide top-notch service for your Ford Explorer Sport Trac engine heating and cooling systems, as well as your air conditioning. Is your Ford Explorer Sport Trac radiator in need of replacement? We’ve got your back. A/C smelling musty? We’re here to fix that, too. Firestone Complete Auto Care is your spot for 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac maintenance.

So visit us regularly, or visit us urgently. Many locations are open on weekends and in the evening.

2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Q&A

Take an active role in maintaining your 2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac. Get answers to common Ford Explorer Sport Trac maintenance questions and learn more about caring for your vehicle.

  • What should I do after hitting a pothole in my Ford Explorer Sport Trac? Watch out for pothole damage. If your 2007 Explorer Sport Trac is pulling to one side or the other, your tires or suspension system could be calling out for help.
  • When should I switch my Ford Explorer Sport Trac to high mileage oil? If your Ford Explorer Sport Trac has ticked past 75,000 miles, consider switching to high mileage oil at your next oil change to give your engine what it needs to go another 75,000 (or more!). High mileage oil: make it a high priority!
  •  Why are my Ford dashboard lights on? It's better to get them addressed as soon as possible. An illuminated dashboard light means something in your vehicle isn't functioning like it should. Letting problems linger can mean bad news for your Ford Explorer Sport Trac, so be sure to take your car in for service as soon as you notice an illuminated dashboard light

Get Top-Notch Ford Explorer Sport Trac Maintenance Service

Take care of your Ford Explorer Sport Trac and it'll take care of you. Schedule an appointment for routine maintenance today.