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The Ford Escape is a compact crossover vehicle sold by Ford since 2000 over three generations.

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2003 Ford Escape XLT 2.0L 4 cyl

My RPM's were staying crazy high ....4k-5k switching gears Throttle body was in terrible shape and clearly sticking. I had a new one put in along with a new IAC valve. Also found out my throttle cable ...
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Ford Escape Alternator Working Intermittently

On my 2004 Ford Escape V-6, I replaced both the battery and alternator about a year ago. The alternator seems to be working intermittently now, and when it does work it only creates about 12.50 volts. ...
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2012 Ford Escape with Flex Fuel capabilities

Can Regular gas (not containing ethanol) be used in a 2012 Ford Escape with Flex Fuel capabilities?
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P0128 on 2005 Ford Escape 4-cyl

2005 Ford Escape 4-cyl is giving a P0128 code, which can be caused by a bad sensor or a bad thermostat, according to my internet searches. The temp gauge on the dashboard reads the same as it ...
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Ford Escape, 2009 base model, foot heat

We have very low flow to the foot area on our Escape. Air from the upper, side and defrost vents seems to be fine. When 'foot' is selected, we get some air out of the dash and side vents but ...
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2010 ford escape XLT ignition issues

I use to have to push my key in really hard to get it to start. now it wont start with the key at all. but if i use my remote starter to start my car then put my key in it works. what could this be ...
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2005 Ford Escape engine block exuding gas fumes

Noticed a couple months back that fumes were entering the cabin through the ventilation. This occurred immediately after I had performed some work replacing the powertrain control module, all the ...
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Can a blend door be easily fixed/replaced in a Ford Escape Hybrid 2006? Also, passenger side airbag removal?

I recently got my AC compressor fixed, but after doing this it turns out my AC still isn't great because of a messed up blend door (according to my mechanic). Apparently this is a fairly common ...
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2013 Ford Escape SEL 2ltr Turbo AWD heavy vibration under load

109K miles. Car started shaking on the hwy under load. Climbing any incline with my foot on the gas. We took it to an independent shop and the diagnosis was struts, shocks, and new tires. We ...
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2012 Ford Escape Brake Grinding/Crunch Noise

I have a 2012 Ford Escape that is a front wheel drive, which recently started to make a grinding sound when braking. The brakes are brand new, less than 10,000km. My brakes used to make a horrible ...
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2005 Ford Escape (Hybrid) Hood Ajar alarm triggered when left blinker is on

I seem to be having an electrical issue with my 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid. Whenever using the left blinker, the Hood Ajar alarm goes off and continues beeping until the blinker is turned off. It does ...
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2014 Ford Escape vibrates when the gas is on but only after 20min of driving (Video)

My brother is having this issue with his car. After about 20 minutes of driving at highway speeds, the car starts vibrating when the gas is on, but goes away when the gas if off. He took it to the ...
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I have an 08 Ford Escape, limited 4x4

Sat. Had tune up. Sun. Check engine light cam on. Shop said clamp came off. Monday going 40 mph the rpms went to 3.5. Normally at 50 mph the rpms at 1.5. I would like to know what's going on?
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Automatic Transmission Fluids

Are Motorcraft MERCON, R circled, V and Valvoline DEX/MERC, For vehicles requiring DEXRON/MERCON compatible for my 2007 Ford Escape?
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Knocking/thumping sound from rear wheels (Ford Escape)

I've been getting this loud knocking / thumping sound from the rear wheels in my 2008 Ford Escape but only when I'm braking. Could it be the bearings or suspension or ...?
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Fuel in oil, #3 injector code, and won't start now

I have a 2007 Ford Escape XLT 3.0. I'm having trouble with it jerking and using a lot of fuel. The codes showed #3 injector. I've changed the #3 3 times, as well as coils, plugs, PCM, and now ...
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2008 Ford Escape Hybrid - Ignition, electrical issue

Sometimes when I try to start my 2008 ford escape hybrid rather than starting the electrical system freaks out. Lights flicker, fans stop, doors lock, there is clicking from the steering column and ...
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Chirping noise -2014 Ford Escape

2014 Ford Escape-Approximately 25000 miles. I am hearing a chirping noise like cricket at times while driving. I don’t hear it while idling. It seems to be coming from right front of car. This area ...
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Shifter-related symptoms on 2008 Escape

I've had a collection of symptoms recently; I think that they're related, but it's difficult to search the whole set at once. reversed down my driveway, put it into D, but was still in neutral ...
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02 Ford Escape valve ticks on first start in the morning

It's only on the first start. If I leave it running after the first start it will take for a while. Possibly forever I'm not sure. What I've been doing is turning it off after a second or two and then ...
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2011 ford escape

I lost power steering while driving this morning. It has an electronic power steering system and there is a sensor recall for some vehicles, but not my vin. There is no dash warning light on at all ...