Ignition Coil replacement on 2001 Ford Escape

How many ignition coils are there in this car?

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6 cylinder engine= 6 ignition coils.
They are called "coil on plugs" or COPS ignition coils. There is one for each cylinder. 3 in the front and 3 in the back (transverse motor)
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To do this job you must remove the intake plenum for firewall side to gain access. There are 3 in the front and 3 in the rear.