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Ford Escape Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 41 Ford Escape recalls between 2001 and 2017. Learn if your Ford Escape is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 26, 2016

The fuel delivery module may crack, resulting in a fuel leak. This would cause a fire hazard.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in December, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16S41.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2016

The door latches of the vehicle may not properly secure the doors in the closed position. If the door is not secure it may open while driving, resulting in possible occupant injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford or Lincoln must be performed by a Ford or Lincoln dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in October, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford or Lincoln dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16S30.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 24, 2016

The safety feature the stops the closing of a power window when something is in the way of it, like an arm or hand, may malfunction and fail to stop and reverse the direction. This can cause injury.

Recall repairs on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in September, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Ford recall number is 16C12.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 2, 2015

Wiring to a sensor that provides information to the engine's computer may not be spliced properly.  As a result, the engine may hesitate or stall while driving, which could increase risk of a crash.

Recalls on your Ford must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles starting in January 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 29, 2015

For vehicles that have had a replacement Ford remanufactured automatic transmission installed, the shift lever bolt may not be properly tightened. This can result in the shift lever disengaging from the transmission, making it impossible to know the proper gear selected, nor put the vehicle into park to secure it.

Recalls on your Ford or Mercury must be performed by a Ford dealership. Ford will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in October 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Ford dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 8, 2015

The engine may continue to run when the key or ignition on and off switch is turned to off.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2015. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 15C06.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 24, 2015

The instrument panel cluster of instrumentation and warning lights may malfunction and stop working.

Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles starting in August 2015. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 15C03

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 9, 2015

The fuel pump can fail prematurely causing the engine to stall.

Ford will notify owners beginning February 23, 2015. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 14S30.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 26, 2014

One or more of the components of the airbag system may not function as expected in the event of a crash.

Ford will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning mid-November 2014. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Ford recall number is 14S21.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 3, 2014

The cooling system for the hybrid system may fail, resulting in loss of power and stalling of the vehicle.

Ford notified owners of affected vehicles starting in October 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Ford recall number is 14S19.