2004 Ford E 250 Recreational Cargo Van Automatic

Select Transmission:

Automatic Manual

Engine Type

Gas V8

MPG (City/Highway)

15/19

Safety Ratings

MSRP

$25,175

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Summary

The 2004 Ford E-250 Recreational is a full-size van with a 4.6L V8 engine that produces 225 horsepower. It comes with a 4-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and has 4-wheel anti-lock brakes. The van also features air conditioning, 16-inch steel wheels, cruise control, power mirrors, power windows, power locks, and remote keyless entry. The AM/FM stereo comes with a cassette player and six speakers. Overall, the E-250 Recreational is a reliable and practical van that offers comfort and convenience for its occupants.

2004 Ford E 250 Recreational Cargo Van Automatic price

Invoice price

$22,040

Delivery charges

$735

MSRP

$25,175

Total price

$25,910

This is the basic version without any options added, check the Window Sticker for more accurate package and detailed information.

NHTSA Crash Test Overall Ratings

Based on the combine ratings of frontal, side and rollover.
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2004 Ford E 250 Recreational Cargo Van Automatic warranty

Basic (months/miles)

Months: 36

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Miles: 36,000

Corrosion perforation (months/miles)

Months: 60

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Miles: unlimited

Powertrain (months/miles)

Months: 36

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Miles: 36,000

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2004 Ford E 250 Recreational Cargo Van Automatic Colors

Interior Colors
Medium Flint w/No Seat Trim
Medium Pebble w/No Seat Trim
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Exterior Colors
Gold Ash Metallic
Dark Shadow Gray Clearcoat Metallic
Dark Toreador Red Clearcoat Metallic
True Blue Clearcoat Metallic
Estate Green Clearcoat Metallic...
Black Clearcoat
Silver Clearcoat Metallic
Oxford White Clearcoat

Engine

Type Gas V8
Engine Size 4.60 l
Cylinders Configuration V8
Displacement 4,600 cc
Drive Type RWD
Horsepower 255 hp @ 4,500 rpm
Torque 350 lb.ft @ 2,500 rpm
Engine Location Front
Valves 16
Compression 9
Stroke 3.54 in
Bore 3.55 in

Fuel

Type Gasoline
Tank Capacity 35 gal

Mileage

EPA City Economy 15
EPA Highway Economy 19
EPA Combined Economy 16

Transmission

Type
Automatic
Number Of Speeds
4
Description
4 Speed Automatic
Power Takeoff No
First Gear Ratio
2.71
Second Gear Ratio
1.54
Third Gear Ratio
1
Fourth Gear Ratio
0.71
Reverse Gear Ratio
2.18

Powertrain

Electric Limited Slip Differential Mechanical
Type None

Doors

Doors 3

Seating

Number Of Seats 2
Max Seating Capacity 2

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7 in
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7 in

Exterior dimensions

Overall Length 211.89 in
Overall Length With Rear Bumper 211.90 in
Overall Width 79.29 in
Max Width Without Mirrors 79.30 in
Overall Height 83.39 in
Overhang Front 30.10 in
Rear Door Openg Height 48.30 in
Rear Door Openg Width 54.40 in
Side Door Openg Height 48.30 in
Wheelbase 137.99 in

Interior dimensions

Front Head Room 42.50 in
Front Shoulder Room 68.40 in
Front Leg Room 40 in
Cargo Volume 257 cu.ft
Max Cargo Volume 257 cu.ft
Cargo Box Height 52.50 in
Cargo Box Floor Length 3,060.70 in
Cargo Box Floor Width 72.40 in
Cargo Box Wheelhousings Width 52.80 in

Weights

Specified Curb Weight 5,146 lb
Specified Payload 2,054 lb
Curb Weight 5,146 lb
Curb Weight Front 2,871 lb
Curb Weight Rear 2,275 lb
Gross Axle Weight Rating 7,520 lb
Gross Combined Weight Rating 11,000 lb
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 7,200 lb
Max Payload Capacity 2,054 lb

Steering

Type Power
Turning Diameter Curb To Curb 48 ft
Turning Diameter Wall To Wall 50.20 ft
Turning Radius Curb To Curb 24 ft
Turning Radius Wall To Wall 25.10 ft

Trailering

Max Tongue Dead Weight Hitch 500 lb
Max Trailer Dead Weight Hitch 5,000 lb
Max Tongue Weigth Distributing Hitch 840 lb
Max Trailer Weigth Distributing Hitch 5,600 lb

Braking

Type Power
Primary Abs System 4-Wheel
Front Disc Yes
Rear Disc Yes
Front Brake Rotor Dia 13.03 in
Front Brake Rotor Thickness 0.48 in
Rear Brake Rotor Dia 12.90 in
Rear Brake Rotor Thickness 0.54 in

Tires

Front Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT225/75R16E
Type All-Season

Suspensions

Front Type Coil Spring
Rear Type Multi-Leaf 2-Stage
Front Axle Twin I-Beam
Rear Axle Semi-Floating

Emissions

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  • Recall Date 11/08/2011

    Campaign ID; 11E047000

    Component Fuel System, Gasoline

    Recall Summary

    Ford Is Recalling Certain Replacement Fuel Tanks That Could Be Installed Into Model Year 2004 Through 2008 E-150, E-250, And E-350 Vans And Wagons. The Affected Fuel Tanks Have An Extra Obdii Sensor Hole On The Top Of The Tank That May Not Be Properly Sealed And May Leak Fuel.

    Recall Consequences

    A Fuel Leak In The Presence Of An Ignition Source May Result In A Fire.

    Recall Remedy

    Ford Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Fuel Tanks Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On November 28, 2011. Owners May Contact Ford Motor Company Customer Relationship Center At 1-800-232-5952.

  • Recall Date 08/03/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V325000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Quality Vans Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2004 Through 2008 Vans Manufactured Between August 2005 And November 2007, Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations In Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Quality Vans Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Quality Vans At 1-480-464-7007.

  • Recall Date 08/03/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V326000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Quality Vans Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2004 Through 2006 Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations In Motor Vehicles." The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Quality Vans Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Quality Vans At 1-480-464-7007.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V295000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Access Mobility Is Recalling 3 Model Year 2004 Ford E-250 And Model Year 2006 Dodge Sprinter Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lift. The Vehicle Fails To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations On Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Access Mobility Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lift Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V296000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Access Mobility Is Recalling 3 Model Year 2004 Ford E-250 And Model Year 2006 Dodge Sprinter Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Lifts Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 403, "Platform Lift System Accessible For Motor Vehicles." The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    A Lift Occupant Can Be Injured Should The Lift Begin To Stow Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Access Mobility Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V297000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    R&R Mobility Is Recalling 7 Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lift. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations On Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    R&R Mobility Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lift Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V298000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    R&R Mobility Is Recalling 7 Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Lifts Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 403, "Platform Lift System Accessible For Motor Vehicles." The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    A Lift Occupant Can Be Injured Should The Lift Begin To Stow Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    R&R Mobility Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V303000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Van Products Is Recalling 8 Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. The Lift Fails To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations On Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Van Products Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lift Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 07/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V304000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Van Products Is Recalling 8 Vans Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Lifts Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 403, "Platform Lift System Accessible For Motor Vehicles," The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    A Lift Occupant Can Be Injured Should The Lift Begin To Stow Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Van Products Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000.

  • Recall Date 06/29/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V243000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Handicapped Driver Services Is Recalling 3 Model Year 2004 And 2005 Ford E-250 Transit Buses Built On Ford Chassis And Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations In Motor Vehicles." The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Handicapped Driver Services Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Handicapped Driver Services At 1-770-422-9674.

  • Recall Date 06/26/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V242000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Handicapped Driver Services Is Recalling 3 Model Year 2004 And 2005 Ford E-250 Rental Vans Built On Ford Chassis And Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations In Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.T

    Recall Remedy

    Handicapped Driver Services Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Handicapped Driver Services At 1-770-422-9674.

  • Recall Date 03/27/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V100000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Van Conversions Is Recalling 52 My 2004-2007 Ford E-150, E-250 E-350 And My 2006 Gm Savanna 3500 Vans Built On Ford And Gm Chassis And Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Lifts Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 403, "Platform Lift System Accessible For Motor Vehicles," The Anti-Stow Interlock May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User. The Pressure Sensing Switch That Detects The Presence Of Weight On The Platform Was Not Adjusted To The Necessary Sensitivity Level. The Lift Could Stow Even Though Someone Or Something Is Still On The Lift.

    Recall Consequences

    A Lift Occupant Can Be Injured Should The Lift Begin To Stow Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Van Conversions Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E097). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Van Conversions At 610-837-0707.

  • Recall Date 03/27/2009

    Campaign ID; 09V102000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    Van Conversions Is Recalling 74 My 2004-2007 Ford E-150, E-250 E-350 And My 2006 Gm Savanna 3500 Vans Built On Ford And Gm Chassis And Equipped With Ricon Platform Style Wheelchair Lifts. These Vehicles Fail To Comply With The Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 404, "Platform Lift Installations In Motor Vehicles." The Threshold Warning System May Not Detect The Presence Of A Wheelchair Or Mobility Aid User In A Certain Spot Within The Defined Threshold Area.

    Recall Consequences

    The User Of The Lift Could Be Injured Should The Lift Move Unintentionally.

    Recall Remedy

    Van Conversions Is Working With Ricon To Correct The Wheelchair Lifts Free Of Charge (Please See 07E095). Owners May Contact Ricon At 1-818-267-3000 Or Van Conversions At 610-837-0707.

  • Recall Date 06/13/2006

    Campaign ID; 06E056000

    Component Fuel System, Gasoline

    Recall Summary

    Certain Aftermarket Fuel Filters Sold Under The Purolator Brand Name, P/N F65277, Shipped From January 16 Through June 2, 2006, For Use On The Above Listed Passenger Vehicles. Due To Incorrect Design, The Quick Connectors May Not Fully Seat With The Tube Interface, Even Though The Person Making The Connection May Believe That The Quick Connector Is Fully Attached.

    Recall Consequences

    Failure Of This Connection Could Lead To Fuel Spillage And, In The Presence Of An Ignition Source, A Fire Could Occur.

    Recall Remedy

    Ufi Will Notify Owners And Replace The Filters Free Of Charge. The Recall Began On August 4, 2006. Owners May Contact Ufi Filters Usa At 800-230-5876.

  • Recall Date 12/15/2004

    Campaign ID; 04V589000

    Component Equipment Adaptive/Mobility

    Recall Summary

    On Certain Vans Built On Ford E250/E350 Chassis And Equipped With Sure-Lok Wheelchair Securement Systems, The Sprocket Teeth Of The Retractor Assembly Is Out Of Alignment.

    Recall Consequences

    In The Event Of A Vehicle Crash, The Wheelchair May Not Be Adequately Secured Possibly Resulting In Injuries To A Wheelchair Occupant.

    Recall Remedy

    Dealers Will Inspect And Replace The Wheelchair Securement Retractors As Necessary. Sure-Lok Is Conducting The Owner Notification And Remedy For This Campaign. Owners Should Contact Sure-Lock At 1-908-231-1804 Or Accubuilt At 419-222-1501.

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