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Small power steering leak from bellows of steering rack. Also, vehicle pulls to the left after many alignments. Maybe related?
The leaking on the end of the rack is an indication the seals for the rack is leaking and this will require rack replacement. The rack can be causing the pull also.
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When I put the car on Drive or Reverse the iddle speed drops, what is wrong?
Depending on how severe the idle drop is when putting the vehicle in gear, this may or may not be an issue of concern. Some slight drop in RPM is normal, but too much (i.e. more than ~250 RPM or...
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Trying to get an estimate on how much it'll be to replace the motor for electric power steering.
There was a Ford recall involving the power steering system on your model so you should check with Ford to be sure that any warranty related work was already performed or perhaps should be performed. Hopefully, you have already received...
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I have a question....My car has been jerking and the check engine light comes on after a few days it goes off I got the light chec
You may have a bad fuel pressure sensor but will need to have fuel pressure checked for proper pressures since low pressure may cause misfire. Replace sensor and then see if it fixes problem and then go from there.
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05 Ford Escape rusted out shock Tower can it be fixed
Yes, the spring/strut tower can be repaired but evaluate the rest of the frame to be sure it is worth it. If other components are structurally compromised and/or if the fuel and brake lines are rusty, just keep in mind...
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clutch pedal has no free play
If the clutch pedal is hard to push or stiff the most likely cause is a problem with the pedal linkage or the clutch cable (if mechanical clutch versus hydraulic). If the fault is not found there, the other common...
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On my 2009 Ford Escape, the steering wheel vibrates/shakes harshly when car is turned on & continues while in P, D, R, N, all gear
Hi Tiffany. Thanks for contacting us today. There are several moving parts that comprise the steering and suspension system on your Ford Escape. One or a few of them could be loose or damaged and be causing this issue. However,...
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Q: Catalytic converter
It is possible that the O2 sensor on bank 1 is what has failed. Many times catalytic converters are replaced when the O2 sensor is actually the problem. This can also happen in the exact opposite way where the catalytic...
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I got a new fuel pump and filter and when my car is stopped it jumps up and down why?
It's either motor mounts or an engine management fault (ignition, fuel, air induction, etc. but also including uneven cylinder compression and mechanical issues) or perhaps a combination of the two. The root cause(s) of the problem can be pinpointed if...
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2004 Ford escape motor swap
Hi Chase. Thanks for your question today. Unfortunately, we really can't help you with this, as it's not a service that our mobile mechanics offer or something we specialize. Your best option is to try to locate a Ford engine...
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Hi! I also have white smoke coming out the front of my hood. I took it too a shop and i was told there was no leak or anything. I
Check the engine temperature gauge. If the temperature is in the normal (usually mid-way) range, then the vehicle is not overheating. If the vehicle is running hot, though, you can request an engine overheating diagnostic and the responding certified mechanic...
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Engine stalled on my 05 ford escape at a light, and would not turn over but after 2 minutes started up like nothing happened
I think you may have a tempermental electrical connection. Maybe in the power distribution box or in the car's ignition switch. You could try looking at the battery terminals or the fuse panel for any apparent corrosion, but you might...
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Do I need alignment after replacing front shocks and struts
Some vehicles have fixed front camber which is typically the only alignment criteria (measure) that would be affected by strut replacement. However, your vehicle does have adjustable camber settings and so, yes, the vehicle would have to be aligned if...
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clicking sound in rear on the passenger side of car while driving
A ticking noise may be from the brakes or a tire has something in it. If the noise goes away when pressing on brakes then it is a brake problem. If noise only happens when pressing on brakes when moving...
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OBD Code for Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor in CD4E transmission, can't find any info on parts or part number or location
The transmission fluid temperature sensor is part of the transmission hardware unit on top of the transmission. It is replaced as part of the whole component.
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2009 ford escape tire pressure sensor fault
First, be sure that the alert you are seeing is not due to actual low tire pressure. Using a tire pressure gauge, if you do find low pressure in one or more tires, add air but you should also consider...
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Everything under my hood is new and my car won't start
Without additional diagnosis on the vehicle to check to see if the charging system is working correctly to recharge the battery or if the battery is having an electrical draw on it making it go dead will be hard to...
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Car feels like it may stall, in Drive
Hi Jill. Thanks for contacting us today. I'm assuming that you meant to type 600 RPM instead of 6000, but if this is the case, then there are a few possible non-recall specific reasons this can happen. In most cases,...
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Trying to change odometer to kilometers 2005 ford escape
That sounds like a job for the scan tool. It would have to be the factory tool, a generic scanner like the ones they use at the auto parts stores won't do the trick. In many cars the miles/KM setting...
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I need a diagram to where all the vacuum hoses go on a 2001 ford escape 3.0
Hi Christopher. Thanks for the question today. Unfortunately, we can't help you here, since we can't attach files or images to this platform. You should contact a local Ford dealership service or parts department, as they should be able to...

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