Ford Escape owners have reported 2,934 engine and engine cooling related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 38 most common engine and engine cooling problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (1,033 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car stall (643 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems|
|Car Stall problems|
|Check Engine Light On problems|
|Engine Stall problems|
|Coolant Leaking problems|
|Engine Shut Off Without Warning problems|
|Engine Cooling System problems|
|Vehicle Overheat problems|
|Gasoline Engine problems|
|Engine Failure problems|
|Engine Overheat problems|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems|
|Water Pump problems|
|Engine Oil Leaking problems|
|Engine Belts And Pulleys problems|
|Engine Exhaust System problems|
|Loud Engine Noise problems|
|Service Engine Light On problems|
|Engine Clicking And Tapping Noises problems|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems|
|Catalytic Convertor problems|
|Engine Burning Oil problems|
|Engine Knocking Noise problems|
|Engine Noise problems|
|Emission Control problems|
|Radiator Hose problems|
|Engine Rattling And Whining Sounds problems|
|Engine Grinding Noise problems|
|Crankcase (pcv) problems|
|Engine Funny Noise problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Failure problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Leaking problems|
|Blown Head Gasket problems|
|Cooling Fan problems|
|Timing Tensioner problems|
|Diesel Engine problems|
2013 Ford Escape se. Consistent low coolant warnings in the winter. Needs coolant added every 4-5 weeks in colder months. Neither Ford service dept of my personal mechanic have been able to locate the issue. Read details...
Vehicle stalls in the middle of the drive and engine oil symbol and battery signs pop up on the dashboard. Turn off the car and on again to resolve the issue. This is a safety issue with oncoming traffic. This starts occurring on my cars once the car has 60,000 miles. Cannot reproduce this issue. Read details...
Intermittent check engine light (happens when in park or when driving). Hooked up to code reader and got p026b7; found online that the the engine coolant bypass valve is defective, but not recalled (TSB 13-02-15). Read details...
After driving approx. 1/2 mile on a very busy city street at morning rush hour, going approx 35 mph, I started coasting downhill. Screen indicated high engine temperature, engine immediately started to stall making it hard to maneuver the vehicle. Read details...
Coolant leak. No sensor warning light. No recall notice. Message stated car was overheating while idling in a drive-thru. Added coolant. Several months later, same situation, different drive-thru. Coolant added. Read details...