I was stranded with my 5 month old and 16 month old in 100 degree weather. The Dealer Stated Until The Part Became Available A Temporary Repair Would Be Performed Which Consisted Of Disconnecting The Cruise Control Cable. Another problem is simply not tightening the bolts enough. Vehicle was purchased on 20040201. There are things the dealer can't do, as in give away the manufacturer's repair dollars and parts, and they are bound to follow the manufacturer's rules and procedures to maintain their franchise agreement. While I owned the Escape from 2007-2011, I experienced the frozen throttle several times. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.
The Failure Mileage Was Approximately 86,900. Earlier models of the Ford Escape were recalled because of safety problems involving the anti-lock brakes, seat belts and cruise control systems. The people at the second shop are likely to support their friends by agreeing with their diagnosis, even if it's wrong. The Vehicle Has 8000 Miles On It. Recall 07s51 Was Implemented Per Their Records So There Is No Provision For The Dealership To Fix This Issue Even If They Could Get A Wiring Harness And Then Troubleshoot The Extent Of The Damage.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. My mother was refused a repair that should have been under warranty, but it was approved at a different dealership where I was in the process of buying a new car. I Began To Investigate The Issue And The Circumstances Which Caused It. Is There Going To Be A Recall On These Vehicles. The failure caused the vehicle to rev up without the contact purposely causing an increase. The Escape would not start back up.
The person behind a window, with your keys, is the cashier. The diagnosis was a failed thermostat. Acceleration occured again they reinstalled flight recorder and said they needed three recording to diagnois problem. Once it has been driven it shuts off. And it was someone above the other people.
So for the past 20 months of owning the car it stalls out at home, on the road, and on the highway. . The contact owns a 2003 Ford Escape. The safety recall began August 3, 2012. Dealer installed flight recorder for two weeks.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. 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. Some of the most common problems with the Ford Escape involve the vehicle's transmission. I was unaware of this until tonight when I received her frantic call that the throttle was stuck it is 15 deg F here. Do you think I'll be fine? I wish the people at the Dealership was as nice as you. Had that car made it into the owner's hands and onto the road, the wheels would have slipped on the first bump, and it sounds like that is what happened to your car. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
We drove around town and made a quick stop before going home. Vehicle started after sitting for over one hour. I tried to slowdown by pressing on the brake but the vehicle started to accelerate. I took my car to ford, they looked at my car. I drive in heavy traffic to and from work - this happened going to work, been in vehicle about 30 minutes.
These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. I Have Replaced All Relays And Fuses And Still Nothing. Until then dealers will disconnect the speed control cable as an interim remedy, if parts are not available at the time of an owner's service appointment. Very Dangerous Situation That Has Occurred Several Times. At the very least I would have asked her if they normally sell cars that rust out in ten years, and if so, why should you buy another one? The air bags failed to deploy. The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2003 Ford Escape in 2003. The vehicle has about 32,000 miles on it and I am the original owner.
Vehicle was using Cruise Control. There are transmission specialty shops, electrical specialty shops, and tire and alignment specialty shops, as well as independent general repair shops. Attempted To Drive And The Truck Started And Shut Back Off. Thats where the car was originally purchased. The problem continues to persist. The Wiring Harness Is No Longer Manufactured By ford And The Dealership Has No Approved Provisions To Secure A Harness.
The approximate failure mileage was 36,000. When the vehicle stopped, the engine was still accelerating. In 2015 replaced oil pan gasket. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where they advised her that the catalytic converter failed and needed to be replaced. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the idle air control was replaced. I Am Awaiting Forms From ford Quality Group To Plea For Consideration. The most unnerving was when I was traveling at about 15 mph.