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I bought a 98 Explorer from an auction and there are all of these problems popping up. Like, I have had it three weeks and I have already spent 900$ in repairs, plus the price of the car. Now the transmission is going out. Is this normal, or what is going on?

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Transmissions and transfer cases are not abnormal in the explorers to gp put and have to replace, might also be a good reason it was taken to auction. Upper and lower ball joints, are pretty common too.

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