2003 Ford Escape Consumer Review: Stay away from the Escape
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2003 Ford Escape - Consumer Review

2003 Ford Escape

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Limited 4dr SUV (3.0L V6 4x4 4-speed Automatic)

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Stay away from the Escape
By bm on 7-29-08 on

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2003 Ford Escape Limited 4WD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 4A)

Review

I purchased this vehicle new in December of 2002 and everything was fine until April of 2007. The transmission failed and cost approx. $4000 to repair with only 60,000 miles on it. Then in January of 2008 it was having problems again losing power between 35 mph and 50 mph. I took it back to the dealer that fixed it before and they told me it was a mass air flow sensor so I fixed it - although it didn't seem to be running right. Then just a month ago more problems. They told me it was the catylitic converter. So I fixed again. Today I need a new engine. I'm not going to fix anymore. Oh buy the way they only offered $4000 for the trade in as is on a new car. I put $6000 in repairs in 1 year.

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