2003 Ford Escape 2.0L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual Consumer Review - Worst car I've ever had

2003 Ford Escape - Consumer Review

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XLS Value 4dr SUV (2.0L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)

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Worst car I've ever had
By glee222012 on


2003 Ford Escape XLS Value Fwd 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl 5M)


I haven't even had this car for a good year its at 90,000 miles and since day one ive had numerous problems with it. I had my winshield washer fluid never work along with my cigarette lighter(s) i dont smoke but i would have liked to put a gps in considering me and my husband travel. everytime i turn on my a/c my rpm shoots up and its start this stuttering thing and even after the a/c is turned off it still stutters. i DO NOT get 18 mpg and when i had bought it i was told i was to get 20 mpg i have to put 50 or more in it EVERY WEEK the interior as well as the exterior is falling apart the fabric on the doors are peeling off on each door and the paint is peeling off outside

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i suggest they recall the 2003 fords and figure out what they need to do to make it better.
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By mare25
on 11/13/11 14:22 PM (PST)

were you able to get it fixed or figure out the problem? i am looking a purchasing one that has kinda the same problem.

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By jjmustang
on 09/16/12 07:44 AM (PDT)

You can't buy an 7-year-old car and expect it to be like new. If the previous owner didn't maintain it, it will not last.

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