Ford Escape owners have reported 710 service brakes related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 30 most common service brakes problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes (289 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's brake abs warning light (66 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Service Brakes problems|
|Brake Abs Warning Light problems|
|Brake Antilock Control Unit/module problems|
|Brake Master Cylinder problems|
|Brake Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems|
|Brake Light On problems|
|Brake Fluid Leak problems|
|Brake Disc Pads problems|
|Brake Electric Antilock problems|
|Brake Disc Rotor problems|
|Brakes Failed problems|
|Abs Brake Fail problems|
|Brake Pedal And Linkage problems|
|Brake Grinding Noise problems|
|Brake Sensor problems|
|Brake Drum Wheel Cylinder problems|
|Power Assist Brake Vacuum problems|
|Brake Disc Caliper problems|
|Brake Antilock Wheel Speed Sensor problems|
|Brake Disc problems|
|Brake Squeaking Noise problems|
|Brake Fluid problems|
|Anti-lock Brakes Fail problems|
|Brake Foundation Components problems|
|Brake Warning Switch problems|
|Brake Loud Noise problems|
|Brake Drum Shoes/linings problems|
|Brake Drum problems|
|Power Assist Brake problems|
|Brake Whistling Noise problems|
Abs brakes engaging while driving at low speeds constantly. Read details...
Abs light on, regen brakes disabled, 5,000. 00 to fix it, brakes work poorly and engine revs too high Read details...
Submission from re Ford Escape 2001 safety recall notice 11s24 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. Read details...
Parked the 2009 Escape on a Friday night, everything felt perfectly normal. Went to drive it at 6am the following day and the brake pedal went all the way to the floor. The master cylinder was replaced 2 times. Totaling over $600 and the issue still wasn't fixed. Read details...
In event of main brake failure, parking brake cannot be manually engaged as a secondary braking system due to introduction of electric parking brake requiring vehicle to be stopped to engage parking brake. This could result in fatality in the event of main brake failure. (fyi. Read details...