2003 Ford ESCORT Engine And Engine Cooling Engine problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2003 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Engine And Engine Cooling Engine problems and defects. Total reports: 2.

Dt*: The Contact Stated While The Vehicle Was Stopped With The engine Running, The Idle Was Rough. There Was Also A Rumbling Noise Coming From The Front Right Of The Vehicle. The Vehicle Was Taken To A Service Dealer, Where The Dealer Determined That The Vibration Was Due To The Way The engine Mounts And Brackets Were Installed, And That Some Vibration Was Inherent To The Design Of The Vehicle. The Consumer Also Stated There Was A Clicking Sound When The Brake Pedal Was Applied While In Reverse. The Heater Core Was Replaced Due To It Leaking. The Front Pads Were Replaced. Updated 12/05/06. *jb

Mileage was 23600 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11303R. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in BRIDGEPORT, CT. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20030703. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCORT 2003 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2003 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. DEALER’S NAME: PARK CITY FORD . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 203-366-3425 . DEALER’S CITY: BRIDGEPORT . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CT. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 06606 .

Nov 13, 2006

The Contact Owns A 2003 ford escort. The Contact Stated The Oil Dip Stick Fractured When Attempting To Check The Oil Level. An Authorized Dealer Stated The Defect Was A Common Problem With That Model Year Vehicle. The Dip Stick Was Not Replaced. The Manufacturer Was Notified Of The Failure. The Approximate Failure Mileage Was 85,000. Updated 01/05/12*lj Updated 01/12/12

Mileage was 85000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP113X3R. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in PUEBLO, CO. Vehicle was purchased on 20070207. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. FORD ESCORT 2003 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. DEALER’S NAME: TRI-COUNTY AUTO FORCE . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 719-296-6926 . DEALER’S CITY: PUEBLO . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CO. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 81003 .

Nov 23, 2011

2002 Ford ESCORT Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Rotor problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2002 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Rotor problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

The Contact Owns A 2002 ford escort. Whenever The Brakes Were Applied, The Contact Would Hear A Grinding Noise Coming From The Front Of The Vehicle. The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer And They Replaced The Front Rotors And Pads. The Current And Failure Mileages Were 7,367.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 7367 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2FMDK39C08B. FORD ESCORT 2002 problem was reported in COSTA MESA, CA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

July 23, 2009

2003 Ford ESCORT Air Bags Frontal problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2003 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Air Bags Frontal problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

While Driving At 25 Mph Consumer’s Vehicle Rear Ended Another Vehicle, And The air Bags Did Not Deploy. Driver Sustained Minor Injuries. Manufacturer Had Not Been Contacted.*ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Mileage was 12000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11383R. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in BUENA VISTA, VA. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD ESCORT 2003 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2003 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. VEHICLE SPEED: 25 mph.

Aug 13, 2004

2002 Ford ESCORT Service Brakes, Hydraulic Pedals And Linkages problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2002 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Service Brakes, Hydraulic Pedals And Linkages problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

Consumer States When Applying The Brake Pedal, It Gets Really Hard, Consumer Has To Use Lots Of Force To Stop. Dealer Has Been Contacted. Please Provide Any Further Information.*jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11302R. FORD ESCORT 2002 problem was reported in NASHFIELD, TN. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Sept 02, 2002

2003 Ford ESCORT Power Train Automatic Transmission problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2003 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Power Train Automatic Transmission problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

The Contact Owns A 2003 ford escort. While Driving 20 Mph, The Vehicle Stalled In The Middle Of The Road. It Would Not Move In Reverse Or Forward. The Vehicle Was Leaking Transmission Fluid. The Transmission Rattles And Shakes, And The Engine Warning Indicator Illuminated On The Instrument Panel. The ford Dealer Tested And Repaired The Transmission In 2007, But The Failure Recurred. The Transmission Has A 80,000 Mile Warranty, But The Dealer Does Not Want To Repair The Vehicle. The Contact Took Her Vehicle To Four Different ford Dealers And They Stated That The Transmission Was The Cause Of The Failure. She Feels That Because Her Vehicle Has So Few Mileage And Is Still Under Warranty, It Should Be Repaired. The Failure Mileage Was 30,724.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 30724 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11363R. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in SYCRACUSE, NY. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 20 mph.

Oct 01, 2008

2002 Ford ESCORT Steering Column Locking Anti-theft Device problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2002 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Steering Column Locking Anti-theft Device problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

The Alarm System Goes Off Without Anything Getting Near The Vehicle. It Has Been In The Shop At Least 4 Times Now The Alarm Wont Go Off At All. There Was A Popping Noise Underneath The Vehicle Which Was Caused By The Brake Clips Coming Off Brake Chambers. The Dealership Damaged My Vehicle When It Was In For Service. 2 Dents On Drivers Side And A Scratch On The Drivers Door. The Goodyear Tires Had A Belt Broken In The Right Rear, They Installed A Wheel Bearing, Hub Kits And A Safety Vibration Harness But The Tire Still Made The Same Noise. Then They Rotated The Tire To The Passenger Front. I Had To Literally Pitch A Fit To Get Them To Change The Tires And Replace The Defective Tires. I Finally Told Them I Was Not Taking The Car Off The Lot So They Got Me A Rental At That Point. Well There Is Still A Popping Noise When You Turn The Steering Wheel And The Alarm Wont Go Off Now. This Will Be The Fifth Time I Have Reported These Problems.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11342R. FORD ESCORT 2002 problem was reported in DRAKES BRANCH, UT. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20020101. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.FORD ESCORT 2002 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS.

July 01, 2002

2003 Ford ESCORT Service Brakes, Air Antilock Abs Warning Light problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2003 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Service Brakes, Air Antilock Abs Warning Light problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

The Contact Owns A 2003 ford escort. In 2004, The Abs Light Began Illuminating Intermittently. The Vehicle Was Taken To The Dealer Numerous Times. The Dealer Was Not Able To Repair The Failure. The Contact Recently Received Recall # 07v156000 (service Brakes, Hydraulic:antilock:control Unit/module). The Dealer Performed The Repair, However, The Abs Light Illuminated Before She Left The Parking Lot. The Manufacturer Told The Contact To Take The Vehicle To Another ford Dealer. The Current Mileage Is 49,000 And The Failure Mileage Was Unknown.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMYU931X3K. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in CHILOWIE, VA. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCORT 2003 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2003 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. DEALER’S NAME: FAMILY FORD . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 276-7836981 . DEALER’S CITY: MARION . DEALER’S STATE CODE: VA.

Oct 18, 2004

2002 Ford ESCORT Structure Body Bumpers problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2002 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Structure Body Bumpers problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

The Bumper Separated, And The Transmission Needed To Be Replaced.*jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11322R. FORD ESCORT 2002 problem was reported in CHAMBERSBURG, PA. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20020901. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2002 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO.

Sept 01, 2002

2003 Ford ESCORT Service Brakes, Hydraulic problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2003 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Service Brakes, Hydraulic problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

Dt*: The Contact Stated While The Vehicle Was Stopped With The Engine Running, The Idle Was Rough. There Was Also A Rumbling Noise Coming From The Front Right Of The Vehicle. The Vehicle Was Taken To A service Dealer, Where The Dealer Determined That The Vibration Was Due To The Way The Engine Mounts And Brackets Were Installed, And That Some Vibration Was Inherent To The Design Of The Vehicle. The Consumer Also Stated There Was A Clicking Sound When The Brake Pedal Was Applied While In Reverse. The Heater Core Was Replaced Due To It Leaking. The Front Pads Were Replaced. Updated 12/05/06. *jb

Mileage was 23600 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11303R. FORD ESCORT 2003 problem was reported in BRIDGEPORT, CT. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20030703. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCORT 2003 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2003 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. DEALER’S NAME: PARK CITY FORD . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 203-366-3425 . DEALER’S CITY: BRIDGEPORT . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CT. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 06606 .

Nov 13, 2006

2002 Ford ESCORT Suspension problems & defects.

If you are driving a 2002 Ford ESCORT, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Suspension problems and defects. Total reports: 1.

I Purchased Back 2002 A New ford escort That Now Has Bad Vibration In The Steering Wheel.i Took It Back To Diagnose And The Service Manager Said It Was The Characteristic Of That Model Car And Cannot Be Fixed.my Complaint Is That This Was Not Disclosed To Me When I Purchased The Car. It Only Has 17,501 Miles And Now The Vibration So Bad It Is A Safty Concern.*ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FAFP11322R. FORD ESCORT 2002 problem was reported in BRADENTON, FL. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 20020101. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCORT 2002 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCORT 2002 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. DEALER’S NAME: AUTOWAYFORD . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 941-747-3711 . DEALER’S CITY: BRADENTON . DEALER’S STATE CODE: FL. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 34205 .

Jan 24, 2006