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  2. Volk67

    Noobie

    Just took a 2003 escape xlt as a part trade. Has 260,00 miles, runs, but has a chugging issue at speed. Also has an intermittent no start no crank. Seems that might be a Crank sensor. Question is, do I invest 3-4 hundred, or scrap it. How long will the 3.0 last?
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  5. As part of the Ford STEAM initiative, the automaker is revealing its first-ever STEAM Machine – a Transit XL decked out as a mobile science lab on wheels. View the full article
  6. Bluedino84

    Lift for 08 escape 3.0 awd

    Looking to get a little more. Clearance on my escape it’s a 08 3.0 awd What would be the best way to do this. Thank you
  7. Ford Super News Ticker

    Cynthia Williams

    Cynthia Williams has been appointed director, Sustainability, Homologation and Compliance, effective Dec. 1. View the full article
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    Chuck Gray

    Chuck Gray has been appointed Ford Motor Company’s vice president, Vehicle Components and Systems Engineering, effective Dec. 1. View the full article
  9. The redesigned 2019 Ford Edge has earned a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, capturing “good” ratings across all six aspects of crashworthiness testing. View the full article
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    David McClelland

    David McClelland is vice president, Strategy, effective Nov. 1, 2019. View the full article
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    Jim Holland

    Jim Holland is Ford Motor Company’s vice president, Vehicle Component and System Engineering, a position he will hold until Dec. 1, 2019 when he elects to retire. View the full article
  12. Ford Motor Company today announced the retirement of two longtime executives, new assignments for two corporate officers, and promotions to senior positions for three leaders at the company. View the full article
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    Kimberly Pittel

    Kim Pittel is Ford Motor Company’s vice president, Sustainability, Environment and Safety Engineering, a position she has held from January 2015 until Dec. 1, 2019, when she elects to retire. View the full article
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  15. geemar

    Car hard starts

    possible stretched timing belt
  16. Mickoleo

    Newbee

    Hi all, obviously Im new here and I have Just purchased a 2005 Escape XLT V6. I had a 2000 xls v6 7 years ago before moving from England and It was difficult to let go. It took seven years to find one for sale on Tenerife, plenty of x5's, Freelanders and Landcruisers and all grossly over priced. The XLT is a big upgrade from the old XLS but that V6 power house is the same and the driveability is soul warming. Obviously buying an 05 model was going to come with a few issues, annoyingly ford making the General Electric Module Impossible to easily inspect due to two boards being sandwiched and soldered together was rather unexpected. I Bought the car for a good price at 3600 euro (170000 Km) his original asking price was 5600 euro which still wasn't bad compared with other 4wd's so Ive got plenty of headroom for repairs and improvements. Its currently booked in to have all the fluids changed and Im waiting for an OBD scanner from Russia so I can do complete diagnostics before I shell out for a GEM. Tenerife is brilliant for lack of corrosion but causes issues with wiring as copper oxidation causing connectivity issues. At this moment I have central locking issues and 02 parameter issues for which im trying a cat cleaner, but the car runs great. I have just received a set of parking sensors of which I will fit in the next few days and also have a new cd less radio coming from the states. So here I am, hoping to pick up a few tips......
  17. Ford and Webasto today reveal Mustang Lithium, an ultra-high-performance battery electric Mustang fastback prototype. View the full article
  18. In terms of gag gifts, it was a good one – perfect, in fact, for a classic car enthusiast. Now years later, it will finally get the attention it deserves. View the full article
  19. As we look to the initial launch of a commercial self-driving service in 2021, Ford is focused on what it will take for customers to embrace the technology, trust us enough to take a ride, and keep coming back. View the full article
  20. For planning purposes, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is announcing tentative release dates for earnings reported in 2020. View the full article
  21. Ford Super News Ticker

    Back in the Saddle

    Hinting at upcoming Bronco production model, Ford’s Bronco R race prototype debuts in the desert to celebrate 50th anniversary of Rod Hall’s historic Baja 1000 win. View the full article
  22. jerome_45

    AsBuilt Data Request

    Hello! I joined the forum in hopes that a member can assist me with gathering some AsBuilt data using Forscan. I am looking for someone with a FordPass Connect equipped Escape to grab the AsBuilt from their TCU module (telematics control module). It appears that Ford does not make the AsBuilt available for download on the Motorcraft Service site. Thanks in advance!
  23. I ordered a 2020 Escape, however after the order was placed, I decided I wanted to add the Easy Access Cargo Cover (EACC).Now, here is where it gets interesting: In talking to someone on parts.ford.com, I was given the part number for the cover itself and a local dealership sells it for $115. It also requires two clips that mount to the liftgate, and two pins that the support line/string attaches to on the interior trim panels. The two retainers are $5/ea, but they cannot find the pins for the trim panel separately. I can't seem to find a part listing for them either, and the parts.ford person I spoke with claimed the only way to get them was to order the trim panels with them. Is Ford really expecting someone to order $400+ in trim panels just to get the two pin/hooks to add the EACC? The "Major" part number for the trim is the same with or without the 'package shelf' option, and in looking at one on the lot, even without the EACC, it has plugs over the holes where the hook pins go.
  24. Ford Super News Ticker

    Statement on UAW-Ford Tentative Agreement

    The following statement is attributable to Bill Dirksen, Vice President, Labor Affairs, Ford Motor Company. View the full article
  25. Jmurphy4369

    Transmission not engaging

    I am having similar issue with my 14... Did you find anything? i am being told a bad pump... But why does it reset after I shut it off
  26. Jmurphy4369

    Need Opinion - Transmission leak there now gone.

    Did you see any leak? I just had my passanger side CV joint pull it self out, no signs of leaks because of the cover under car... Appears I will be rebuilding my transmission...
  27. Ford Performance and ARB 4x4 Accessories today announce a collaboration that will design and develop off-road accessories and vehicle recovery parts for Ford off-road enthusiasts, starting with a winch-capable front bumper for Ford Ranger. View the full article
  28. Ford F-150 and Mustang remain two of the most beloved nameplates on roads everywhere, including roads that lead to the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association show. View the full article
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    Bob Holycross

    Bob Holycross is vice president of Sustainability, Homologation and Compliance, Ford of Europe, Middle East and Africa, a position he has held since July 2016. View the full article
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