If you are driving a 2001 Ford ESCAPE, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Steering Linkages Tie Rod Assembly problems and defects. Total reports: 3.
Consumer Complained About A Brake System Problem. Consumer Had To Replace The Brakes, Rotors, And Tie Rods Every 10,000 Miles. *ak
Mileage was 10000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMYU02141K. FORD ESCAPE 2001 problem was reported in SOUTHFIELD, MI. Original Owner. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
2001fordescape Xlt, Mileage Of < 42,000, In Otherwise Excellent Condition, Purchased Used, In Nov 2003 With Just Over 36,000 Miles, Now Requires Replacement Of Worn Tie Rod Ends. This Is Premature For The Usage. ford Motor Company Should Be Aware Of This. *ak
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 41382 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU04111K. FORD ESCAPE 2001 problem was reported in VALATIE, NY. Vehicle was purchased on 20031111. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCAPE 2001 drive type:4WD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. FORD ESCAPE 2001 TRANSMISSION TYPE: AUTO. DEALER’S NAME: ORANGE FORD . DEALER’S CITY: ALBANY . DEALER’S STATE CODE: NY.
Mar 18, 2004
Submission From Re fordescape2001 Safety Recall Notice 11s24 *tgw The Consumer Received A Recall Notice In Jan 2012. The Notice Indicated She Would Be Informed When The Parts Required To Complete The Safety Recall Would Become Available, Which Wouldn’t Be Until The Second Quarter. The Vehicle Caught On Fire While Parked, Which Was Prior To The Recall, But Was Quickly Extinguished. Shortly After The Fire, The Vehicle Was Repaired. Several Months Later, The Consumer Was Partly Compensated By ford In The Form Of A Check For $1900 Accompanied By A Document Which Stated By Accepting The Compensation, She Would Also Be Signing Off On Any Other Claims. The Consumer Also Stated The Catalytic Converter, Exhaust Manifold, Master Cylinder, Wiring Harness, Abs, Brake Line Booster, Power Steering Rack And Pinion, Tie Rods, Intake Manifold As Well As The Air Bag Were All Replaced. The Steering Column Would Freeze, The Rear Passenger Door Handle Fell Off, Rendering The Door Unstable, The Coolant Light Illuminated, The Oil Pan Needed To Be Replaced, The Air Condition Stopped Working And The Rear Shock Were Leaking. *jb
Vehicle was on fire. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FMCU03181K. FORD ESCAPE 2001 problem was reported in WAIMANALO, HI. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 6 CYLINDERS. FORD ESCAPE 2001 drive type:FWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. DEALER’S NAME: WINDWARD FORD . DEALER’S TELEPHONE NUMBER: 808-266-7000 . DEALER’S CITY: KAILUA . DEALER’S STATE CODE: HI. DEALER’S ZIPCODE: 96734 .
June 01, 2012