2008 Ford Escape Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Ford Escape

2008 Ford Escape Problems

The DPFE (differential pressure feedback EGR) sensor tends to fail. The DPFE sensor monitors function of the EGR valve by measuring pressure changes in the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system. Symptoms of a failing DPFE sensor are hesitation or stumbling when driving along with illumination of the Check Engine Light.

An abnormal noise may develop from the transfer case. At this time parts are not available to repair internal damage to this type of transfer case, replacement is the only option. It is not uncommon for irregular tire wear to cause a similar noise. Diagnoses should be performed to confirm the actual cause of the driveline noise. Tire noise can be reduced by rotating the tires at least every 5000 miles.

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2008 Ford Escape Questions

whenever I park my car or start my car, my rear window on my tailgate pops open. Very annoying issue.

Is it safe to drive? It's been OK for 2 days for short trips.

it only blows from vents and only way the heater will blow warm air is if ur going down road. if it idiling it blows cold air

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2008 Ford Escape Reviews

bought leftover 2009 alot of wear /tear my daughter users it for school round trip 80 miles aday so far 56000 miles one set new tires one tensionbelt bearing and ac blowerresister "very pleased" with truck

Had numerous problems. Ignition switch went bad twice Rear seat would not latch twice Transmission oil cooler leaked Seats stain very very easy Tailgate rattle

I am so disappointed with my 2008 Escape. Every time that vehicle goes to the dealership they always tell me it is something different that needs to be repaired and that it isn't covered under the extended basic care warranty. I have filed a complaint with the NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION.I received a owners questionnaire and I hope get some some results on a safety issue with...

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