Ford Escape owners have reported 733 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 (303 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 Grinding Noise problems|
|Brake Pedal And Linkage problems|
|Brake Sensor problems|
|Brake Disc Caliper problems|
|Brake Drum Wheel Cylinder problems|
|Power Assist Brake Vacuum 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|
I was driving down the road at approx. 40mph and had to brake because a car entered my lane right in front of me. When I braked it was somewhat a hard brake. I didn't, however, slam on the brakes. I hear the abs come on and after that my brake pedal went to the floor. 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...
Sbs module keepsfailing had master cylinder replaced in my 2009 Fordescape looked on line other people having same problem should bearecall on this module nothing wrong nonabslight on low brake pedal vehicle in motion trying to stop brake pedal very spongie ## VIN passed ## 2009 Ford Escape 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...