Ford Escape owners have reported 2,810 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 (996 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car stall (623 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|
|Engine Shut Off Without Warning problems|
|Coolant Leaking problems|
|Engine Cooling System problems|
|Gasoline Engine problems|
|Engine Failure problems|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems|
|Engine Belts And Pulleys problems|
|Engine Oil Leaking problems|
|Vehicle Overheat problems|
|Water Pump problems|
|Engine Exhaust System problems|
|Engine Overheat problems|
|Loud Engine Noise problems|
|Service Engine Light On problems|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems|
|Engine Clicking And Tapping Noises problems|
|Catalytic Convertor problems|
|Engine Burning Oil problems|
|Engine Knocking Noise problems|
|Emission Control problems|
|Engine Noise problems|
|Radiator Hose problems|
|Engine Grinding Noise problems|
|Crankcase (pcv) problems|
|Engine Funny Noise problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Failure problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Leaking problems|
|Engine Rattling And Whining Sounds problems|
|Blown Head Gasket problems|
|Cooling Fan problems|
|Timing Tensioner problems|
|Diesel Engine problems|
Engine coolant sensor faulty . Brought to the dealership 2 times. Read details...
Tl the contact owns a 2013 Ford Escape. While the vehicle was stationary and while driving various speeds, it stalled without warning on more than one occasion. After the failures, the contact turned the vehicle off and it was unable to be restarted. Read details...
Engine shuts off while driving. It only happens when you first start the car and begin to accelerate, which is particularly problematic because you are usually pulling into traffic in those moments. I have been crossing busy roads many times when the engine completely stalls out. Read details...
The engine is stalling when switching gears, and is causing a safety issue while driving. It has previously been in the repair shop and still is unable to switch gears without causing the car to stall, as if there is an issue with the transmission but the tests are not supporting that it is being Read details...
Car shuts down at almost any speed while you are driving. It happens all the time, the engine goes in to limp mode, and it very dangerously forces you to exit the road quickly. We have taken it to 2 very reputable service shops (and paid them to fix it), and they were not able to repair it. Read details...