Am going to have to take to the dealer and see if they can fix this issue. Information Redacted Pursuant To The Freedom Of Information Act foia , 5 U. If it does fail, you can replace it with a factory re-manufactured unit or you can buy an aftermarket radio unit from a variety of aftermarket suppliers. Again This Was A Complete Failure Of The Steering System!!! Have Also Experience A Battery Dead-took To Advance Auto Of Hammonton, Nj And Advised On Sunday Passed That Battery Tested Fine. I have heard of this happening,after I did some reasearch and people have reported it happening again. At this point over 230,000 miles and 8 years old I'm not worried about it.
Since About 6 Months Ago I Have To Keep Pushing My Key In Further And Further To Try To Get My Car To Start. The Fire Department Arrived In Time To Put Out The Fire. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Mar 14, 2013 This Is My Second Complaint, Same Issue. All the while, my 2013 Escape showed that it was in park. Are you awake and aware in this world? Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
The Contact Left The Vehicle Immediately And It Went Up In Flames. In most cases, fixing a car stereo that quit working after the battery died is a lot simpler than that. But This Does Not Mean That The Problem Will Not Occur Again At Any Time Within The Same Driving Incident. A friend came and pushed the windshield back up in place as much as possible because it downpouring into my car. The Dealership Has Stood Behind The ford, We Must Admit That-but Our Inconvenience And The So Many That Have Seen By Others On The Internet Seem To Warrant A Recall As To All Three Related Problems—some Of Which Seem To Be Related To The Same Tcc Problems. No, circuit is protected by a fuse in the panel, not behind the radio. The Advisor Said That I Was The Only escape In The Nation With This Problem, But Looking On The Website Mine Is Not The Only One, There Is At Least One Other One.
Of Course Nothing Is Covered Under Warranty When Your Wires Corrode And Catch Fire. This inability to dial from the phone-book adds more of a distraction as you have to try to come up with numbers instead of just saying a contact name. All Windows And Sunroof Blew Out. Accident was reported to Police. Dec 03, 2012 The Car Involved Was A 2008 ford escape. You need to buy, borrow or steal a multimeter and back probe the power and and accessory wires.
I Was Driving At About 45 And I Lost Complete Control Of My Power Steering. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. However, the factory radio unit may eventually fail from regular use. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Feb 02, 2014 When I Started My Vehicle, A Warning Light In The Shape Of A Wrench Stayed On. Restarted Several Times Until Steering Loosened Up.
She Also Stated That White Partials Were All Over Her Seats And Interior. Are you awake and aware in this world? I could steer and the radio was still on. The Complete Failure Of The Steering System Is Beyond Unacceptable! Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Well, Today, It Happened Again, But This Time I Tried Multiple Times To Turn My Car Off And Turn It Back On And My Power Steering Would Not Kick Back In. We've just lived with it for the last several years. There Was Also A Quiet Grinding Noise Coming From The Steering Column. The radio in your Ford should give you years of trouble-free performance.
I Turned The Car Back On And All Function Returned. The Car Instantly Lost All Ability For Power Steering, Without Alerting The Driver. I Was Unable To Turn The Wheel Without Great Force, And Backed Into The Porch. Just make sure to run an with a on the amplifier turn on wire. .
It may have looked luminescent, but was actually a small light bulb. I Find It Difficult To Believe That Such A Potentially Dangerous Design Flaw In An Automobile Has Persisted So Long. Feb 15, 2012 While Driving At 65 Mph On I-10, Toward Armstrong International Airport, The Vehicle, With No Pre-warning Began To Decelerate slow Down. He called me back and said that the aux problem was just a blown fuse which was causing the aux not to work along with the cig lighter. I am scared to drive it even after they said it is fixed. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I have a 2008 Ford escape.
Here's two sites to help you! Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Problem Has Been Persistent And Continues To Get Worse. Contacted dealer purchased from for service. Turned Car Off The Restarted And It Was Ok. Worth a shot if Sync's being temperamental. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Similar problems exist in 2005 models and the technical service bulletins indicates to replace it only if the car is under warranty, telling me Ford has a defective part and is hedging its bet that some people won't figure it out before the end of the warranty period.
My Car Is Still Doing This Even More Frequently. The Vehicle Was Taken To Two Authorized Dealers And She Was Told That The Noise Was Normal. Are you awake and aware in this world? When going down the road the car will shut off and then start back up. Are you awake and aware in this world? The Dealer Has No Clue What Is Going On. Always verify all wires, wire colors and diagrams before applying any information found here to your 2008 Ford Escape. I did all the steps that the manual said to do, even tried 3 different cords.