On my wife's '05 I would get that message often, usually right after it would fail to start on the first couple of cranks. Use a small screwdriver to remove the tab at the center of the top of the … steering column. Copyright ©2000, 2001, Jelsoft Enterprises Limited. I purchased it April 09 with 42,000 miles on the odometer. The whistling noise has been going on since day one. The dealership where the consumer purchased the vehicle stated the discharge was associated with the evaporator tube and it was common. The system would have to be scanned to retrieve whatever fail codes there are ….
I'm assuming you 2006 has over 100,000 miles and is out of warranty as Ford Motor Company would have to ok any replacement for the electronic continous variable transmission. If the Service en … gine soon light is on in your vehicle the problem lies in one of those systems. The vehicle was not repaired. You could be overheating the hybrid components as well as the engine. Then, we would use a manual that is literally 3 inches thick that contains flow charts with pinpoint tests, using a voltmeter, to hand diagnose, and find out what is wrong. The transmission took three weeks to come in. This includes the battery fans.
As far as my milage is concerned, the car has 92,000 and I want to get all these problems worked out before my Ford extended warranty runs out. Please consult your Warranty Guide for complete emission warranty information. Seems to run fine otherwise. Lady friend has a 2006 escape hybrid; she just had problem of overheat; same as I had with my 2007; she went to Ford Dealer; they said it was a recall issue; fixed it for free. Joined: July 23rd, 2011, 5:55 pm Copyright © 2007-2016 by Escape City. When you apply the brakes, you actually hear a faint whistling noise. These 48-State Legal direct-fit catalytic converters are specifically designed to fit your vehicle with a no-hassle installation — no cutting, welding, or bending required.
Designed for easy installation - it requires no cutting or welding! Some cars are programmed … to light an indicator at recommended service intervals, i. See product for application and installation details. Your best bet is to find a copy of the coolant refill procedure from the Ford service manual. I don't use my air condition that often even when it was 99F on Friday, I didin't turn mine on during my drive home after work. Not going into or having trouble getting into electric drive is dead give away.
Is this something that needs attention immediately or can it wait until he … returns? These 48-State Legal direct-fit catalytic converters are specifically designed to fit your vehicle with a no-hassle installation — no cutting, welding, or bending required. The dealer could not find the cause for the fume inside the vehicle. Im on the highway too, but usually in a heavy traffic slog. I told him I think the receiver dryer needed to be replaced because the dealer had the system open for a couple of days and it most likely has moisture in there. Just curious if all Limiteds to this or should I have the dealer look at it? There's probably a pocket of air trapped somewhere.
In addition, consumer complained about the steering wheel making noise. Since 1987, Davico has specialized in manufacturing hard-to-find catalytic converters for the automotive aftermarket. I hear the fans going off, even though the dealer tells me they set off a code. If done correctly air will escape as coolant is being filled, most usually in forms of bubbles. Since I have this car, the following has gone bad: 1. The warning light itself is on the dashboard display as an orange circle with the picture of an engine in the center of it. Talked with a dealer they will throw it on the computer if I can get it there today, which I plan to do.
Im guessing it is safe to drive it a little bit. They replaces it because it was 'defective'. At 80 degree ambient temperature, the vent temperature was 64 degrees and the low pressure was 50 pounds and high side 100 psi. You can also look for premixed coolant. If other than Ford, Motorcraft or Ford-authorized parts are used for maintenance replacements or for service of components affecting emission control, such non-Ford parts should be equivalent to genuine Ford Motor Company parts in performance and durability. How long was your vehicle at the local Ford service department before you were told this expensive part needed replacement? Your vehicle is equipped with various emission control components and a catalytic converter which will enable your vehicle to comply with applicable exhaust emission standards. This car is 7 years old.
If the light doesn't go out then continue looking for other causes having to do with the car … 's emission system. The original Social Networking site. This is normal operation of the air conditioning system. At worst, you'll crack the block. We know pressing on the brake pedal induces regenerative braking which replenshes the state of charge in the hybrid battery pack. I have a 2006 Ford Escape Hybrid with 102,000 miles.
Have the cooling system serviced. The dealer advised the ignition coils, spark plugs and power train control module would need to be replaced. I mean I know I have issues, but the vehicle now does too Anyway. He tells me the fans are sold as a kit and that the battery is not replaced. I assure you - I dont want to fess up. Wanna know what the problem was? Diagnostics is constantly monitering systems to see if the expected voltages and values are present. Shouldn't this problem with the fans set off an idiot light like the red wrench.