3.4

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
38,500 miles

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problem #2

May 302014

Escape

  • miles
The contact owns a 2009 Ford Escape. The contact received notification of NHTSA campaign number: 14V284000 (power steering). The vehicle was taken to a dealer where the recall repair was declined due to the contact not experiencing a failure. The contact felt that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. The vehicle was not repaired. The contact did not experience a failure.

- Higens , PA, USA

problem #1

Feb 112014

Escape 4-cyl

  • 77,000 miles
Power steering failure (electronic). Took to Ford dealership and replaced ($878) and it failed within the day. Was replaced again. Now it is still failing and am having to take it into the dealership to re-examine again tomorrow. A recall was issued for the problem. However, the consumers VIN was not included in the recall. Updated 10/01/14.

- Brighton, MI, USA