I Could Actually Move It Slightly By Hand. Ford Escape in Nebraska, United States Jan 2015 - Apr 2018 Mar 2015206452 km Cooling pump for hybrid battery pack failed. We've decided to not have the dealer repair the vehicle as the total cost of all the repairs would exceed the value of the vehicle. This Is A Safety Issue That Should Be Address. Online I have found several complaints about the same exact thing and all advised that the pcm was non-functioning. I Guess It Will Take Someone Getting Killed Before ford Motor Company Admits The Defect.
As a precaution I had both front lines replaced. May 01, 2014 The Contact Owns A 2005 ford escape. The Approximate Failure And Current Mileage Was 140,000. I have done some research on the computer and spoke to a few different local mechanics. After Checking The Driver Side Upper Shock Mount There Is Also A Hole In The Body In The Rear Storage Compartment Right Next To The Gasoline Filler Neck Tube. As a result, vehicle collided with another vehicle. The Contact Discovered That The Panel That Attached The Rear Passenger Side Shock Absorber Was Rusted And Became Separated From The Frame Of The Vehicle.
I Have Noticed Rust On Rear Fender Wells In The Past. Dealer fried four more units verifying my complaint. The danger involved in the transmission shifting hard is being hit from the rear. December 26, 2013, While Driving I Hit A Bump And Heard A Loud Banging Noise In Back Right Hand Side Of The Vehicle. Sounded like I was running snow tires. It went into limp in mode so I was able to make it the 600m to the exit. It recently strted running poorly and I took it to the mechanic and he said it had a stuck hydraulic lifter and the front cat needed to be replaced.
Upon Further Inspection, My Husband Found That The Right Rear passenger Side Rear Shock Had Become Totally Detached From The Completely Rusted Out Inner Wheel Well And Was Protruding Into The Inside Of My Vehicle. Did you happen to look under to see the cherry-red converters burning all that gas? Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Trying To Get It Fixed And No One Can Put A Price On The Repair And Most Body Shops Are Afraid To Do It. After A Closer Inspection I Saw The Top Shock Mount Was Rusting Away From The Frame. Ford sent out a tbs regarding the wrong plugs were installed which leads to this issue. The Vehicle Was Not Repaired. It Appears That The Right Passenger Side Wheel Well Of The ford escape Has A Design Flaw Causing The Shock To Separate From The Uni-body.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Noticed Slight Strut Sounding Noise In The Rear Right Wheel For A Week. What Is Going On ford???? Feb 16, 2014 I Have A 2005 ford escape That Got A Severe Shock Damage To The Right Rear Wheel Well. Wheels spin, light comes on. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Very cheap fix and vehicle has been very reliable. Fortunately, This Defect Did Not Cause A Serious Accident Because This Is An Integral Component Of My Vehicles Suspension.
. Sept 15, 2012 My 2005 ford escape Has Had A Loud Banging In Rear Passenger Side For Several Months. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Upon Interior Inspection, No Loose Items In Cargo Area, No Loose Panels, And Jack Was Not Loose. Appeared right after changing the rear brake pads. I Will Definitely Not Be Buying Another ford Motors Vehicle Anytime Soon! Only had 40000 miles on it when we bought it 1 year old.
Pcm should be replaced by ford. I didnt look under the Escape, I did look under the hood, I didnt see any cherry red converters. Complaint Number: 10384672 Incident Date: January 7, 2010 Date Added to File: February 27, 2011 Description of the Complaint: Driving when stopped tried to put vehicle in drive and would not go. The Manufacturer Was Not Contacted About The Failure. The Structural Damage Is A Hole On The Inside Of The Storage Area Inside The Vehicle.
Ford should be made to repair at their on cost. Vehicle Taken To ford Dealership For Service. Became Very Loud With The Movement Of The Vehicle. All Doors And Hatch Were Secure And The Jack Wasnt Loose. It Was All Rusted Out.