Fun to Drive lots of small problems
By PeteNc on
2001 Ford Escape XLS 2WD 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl 5M)
I like the escape well designed easy to see good size good mpg. It is definitely noisy. My main complaint is numerous $300-$500 problems. The antitheft starter went out $500 plus took forever to figure it out, it would crank but not start then battery would die. Lock broke $300 and forever. Valves broke $600. A/c out $900 so definitely getting into repairs.
Very nice to drive.
Reliablity I don't have these problems with honda or Toyota.