The contact stated that the power steering and braking ability seized. The vehicle was not repaired. The vehicle was not diagnosed. Recall Date 2015-09-29 Description Ford Motor Company Ford is recalling certain model year 2001-2008 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner vehicles manufactured March 31, 2001, to September 1, 2009. The failure mileage was 170,000. This is my fourth Ford with rust problems -- no more of my business will go to Dearborn! Severe rust on each rotor and grinding and pulsing with each braking.
When they checked there was no oil in it. Ford is in the know. The vehicle was towed to five star Ford Lincoln 478-238-0847, located at 900 russell pkwy, warner robins, ga 31088 , but the failure could not be diagnosed. Sometimes I can drive it a week and its fine and sometimes it will do it at ever stop or at a slow yield. This is dangerous, I'm scared to drive my vehicle. Recall Date 2015-09-29 Description Ford Motor Company Ford is recalling certain model year 2001-2008 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner vehicles manufactured March 31, 2001, to September 1, 2009.
No check engine lights illuminate, nor can the mechanic find anything wrong. Have had several garage visits to repair, including changing exhaust pipes and resetting hangers. Rusted through the paint above the wheels and pieces fell off. This Ford Escape is quieter and more comfortable than the model we tested in 2001. The contact stated that the vehicle was destroyed and towed. . The contact sustained additional injuries to the neck and back that required medical attention.
The approximate failure mileage was 140,000. I have never had a car rust on me. Recall Date 2015-06-03 Description The Timken Company Timken is recalling certain aftermarket front wheel bearings, part number 510072, sold from January 22, 2015, to May 21, 2015, to be used as service parts on 2001-2012 Ford Escape, 2001-2011 Mazda Tribute, and 2005-2011 Mercury Mariner vehicles. Remedy Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the transmissions and either tighten the manual shift lever bolt or replace the manual shift lever assembly. A vehicle rollaway increases the risk of injury to exiting occupants and bystanders. The recall began on October 23, 2015. The contact stated while driving at 10 mph, the engine stalled as the check engine warning light illuminated.
The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The failure mileage was approximately 107,000. Although the car is in motion suddenly there is no longer any forward momentum since the car is no longer moving forward. A police report was filed. These repairs will be performed free of charge. Slowly drove home and didn't drive it until fixed. Coils short out and shoot so many errors to computer you have to replace computer.
The affected vehicles are equipped with either a 2. Will start back up but then dies again when shifted into gear unless the accelerator is floored. Both calipers were replaced at the same time as preventative maintenance. While driving 50 mph, the vehicle lost power steering ability without warning. Recall Date 2014-09-03 Description Ford Motor Company Ford is recalling certain model year 2005-2008 Ford Escape hybrid electric vehicles manufactured October 13, 2003, to June 20, 2008, and 2006-2008 Mercury Mariner hybrid electric vehicles manufactured June 10, 2005, to June 20, 2008.
The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. I expected it to be dirty but not gone. Because of this it had a relatively long braking distance and low maximum speed in our avoidance maneuver. The recall is expected to begin on October 27, 2014. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failures. Ford said would not cover. The contact completed the same process until she was able to slowly arrive home.
Once to replace a leaking boot. Repair on YouTube is moderate difficulty. The vehicle was not taken to a dealer. This also caused one of the computers to fail and had to be replaced. I have it cleaned and serviced regularly. The dealer was not contacted.
There are thousands of complaints on the internet about this vehicle with the same issue. The contact was able to coast the vehiicle to the side of the road and powered off the engine. The six emission coils, power train control module, and spark plugs were replaced. They won't pull out and when they do they won't retract correctly. The Escape is agile, but had less tire grip than the 2001 version we tested. The Escape is agile, but had less tire grip than the 2001 version we tested. Also, compared with many competing models, the Escape had slow acceleration times and so-so fuel economy.
The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. The manufacturer was not notified. This has only happened at speeds of 35mph+ and has happened at interstate speeds causing a very potentially dangerous and life threatening condition. My car has stalled out while exiting the highway about 4 times I took it to two separate mechanics and also to a Ford and they ran it on the computer and there were no problems reported. This Ford Escape is quieter and more comfortable than the model we tested in 2001. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The National Highway Safety Administration… Two opposing automotive truths have emerged in the past decade.