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Where is my steering fluid thing located in my engine
Hi there. You might want to review this video series to learn how to check your power steering fluid on your 2010 Ford Escape.
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Do i need to replace the receiver drier and/or the expansion valve when replacing the condenser assembly?
Replacing the system drier is absolutely essential. If the system has been open to the atmosphere (due to the leak in the condenser), the desiccant in the drier has been fully saturated with moisture. As far as the expansion valve,...
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i just want to knw if its a fair price. i paid 1100$ after getting the car to the nearest shop. they said the axel snapped
Hi there. For the services you have listed, that price is about average for a local mechanic to complete. The dealership would probably have charged you a bit higher than that price. You might want to have a professional mobile...
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Car won't reverse but drives fine. Will pop in reverse around 3000 rpms.
Your problem is probably due to wear in the transmission. The mileage is about right. The transmission operates using hydraulic pressure generated by an internal pump. As the fluid pump and other components wear, the clearances inside them increase and...
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need to know the connecting rod torque specs on 04 ford escape 3.0l dohc v6
Hi there. We do not recommend completing these repairs without having access to an official service and repair manual, as it will not only provide you with the correct torque specs for this application, but the right procedure for assembly...
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06 ford escape 160k 2.3l car is sluggish going up hills drops down gears running st 4k to get up hills
A real time scanner needs to be used to see engine operating conditions under load. If you request an engine loss of power diagnostic the responding certified mechanic would look at oxygen sensors, fuel pump and/or filter, vacuum leaks, ignition...
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So had a mechanic work in my vehicle and the threads in the crankshaft was stripped, would i need a new crankshaft or can someone
Hi There, Depending on how badly the threads are stripped, they may be repairable with a Heli Coil, however this would have to be evaluated on a case by case basis as this does not wok for all situations and...
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I have a 2002 Ford Escape V6 sometimes ac blows cold at idle then blows warm when moving sometimes it works the opposite
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a bad AC condenser. The A/C uses a compressor to turn a refrigerant gas, usually Freon, into a liquid concentrating its heat. In this state, it passes through conductive pipes in a...
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I purchased a 2001 Ford Escape recently. This will be my only vehicle. What should be the priority
Hi there. On most early 2000's Ford cars, the most important thing to remember is to have the transmission fluid flushed and filters changed when recommended by the manufacturer. These vehicles historically have bad transmission problems. By being proactive about...
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I have a 2011 Ford escape. In traffic, it lost power and shuddered. The check engine light came on. I pulled over and restarted it
If the engine died before you pulled over, this could explain the check engine light because the check engine light is always on if the key is turned and engine is off. You most likely just ran out of gas....
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I recently replace all my tires, once i get to about 50 mph my car shakes and the steering wheel shakes badly. what can it be. Som
If the problems all started after the tires were replaced then you may have had a weight come off or the tires are not balanced correctly. Have the tires rechecked by the installer to verify the tires are ok and...
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Acceleration issues, overheating.
Overheating may cause a number of issues with the vehicle including loss of power, depending on the severity. Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a...
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I just replaced the alternator and replaced it with the new one now when i start the car and i put it on drive it starts to shake
Hi there. When you start an engine and it rattles and vibrates as you've indicated after completing major service or replacement, it's typically caused by a vacuum leak. This can happen if a vacuum line was removed (either accidentally or...
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Have a 2017 escape. Check engine light came and and then it started acting like it was getting enough gas and seemed like it was
There are a number of things that can cause poor fuel mileage. A faulty camshaft position sensor is one of them. The camshaft position sensor is a magnetic sensor that monitors camshaft speed to regulate ignition timing and fuel injection...
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So do the ratting noise under the hood got anything to do with the water pump
Hi there. Sometimes if the inner bearings of the water pump are damaged, it can cause a rattling sound, as can damaged pulley's that drive the water pump. If you are noticing a leak of coolant directly under the front...
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Can somebody mess up my brakes putting a battery in my 2013 Ford Escape?
Just by replacing a battery cannot damage the brakes in any way unless the battery cables were accidently hooked up backwards. If a battery was hooked up backwards then the systems and fuses can be burned out or damaged. This...
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I would like to know the estimated time for an oil change ser
There is a minimum one hour service call for an oil change and just this service without any other services should take about an hour to perform. (oil change) [https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/change-oil-and-filter]
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Vehicle hesitation at 40ish mph, existing exhaust issues, related?
Hi There, What you are describing sounds like you may have a clogged or damaged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When the catalytic...
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What's the part called and am i safe fora road trip
If you still have one motor mount it will not cause you to have brake or shifting problems. I would recommend having these checked before going on a trip. The part is called an isolator for the engine. This vehicle...
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engine wont crank but dashboard lights come on and theft light blinks
The dashboard light/speedometer intermittent fault is electrical in nature. To resolve that, please request an electrical circuit/component diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic will get that taken care of for you. With regard to the no start issue,...

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