"Big Shoe" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> My '05 has traction control, automatic four wheel drive and limited
> slip. I have often wondered how it could sort out what to do with all
> these options. Seems to me limited slip is no longer needed. A lot
> of messages in this group talk about whine problems with that rear
> axle so that may have something to do with a decision to drop it.
I looked at the ordering guide for a 2005 Explorer and it claims limited
slip wasn't available in 2005 either (see
Are you sure you have limited slip? The '04 ordering guide lists the limited
slip as an option, but not with Advance Trac. Advance Trac with Stability
Control was made standard for the 2005 model year, the same as for 2006.