2003 Ford Escape Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2003 Ford Escape

No car image 94a1663db56199c5353592009e34aaa51078a2469bed068bb8d6f0ba43accf97
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 2003 Ford Escape is between $479 and $586 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
2003 Ford Escape
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
- average of all models
What does this score mean?
Annual Repair Cost
on average
No car image 94a1663db56199c5353592009e34aaa51078a2469bed068bb8d6f0ba43accf97
Ford Escape four wheel drive models may develop an abnormal noise from the transfer case. This may sound like a bearing howling first, but will turn into a clicking noise at higher speeds. The tra...
Does it have something to do with Idle senor as well
My Escape runs poorly after it rains (lack of power and misses). I've taken it to my mechanic an...
For some time, it was taking longer and longer for the headlamps to turn on automatically. Now th...
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2001-2008 Ford Escape and Mercury Marin...
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2001-2004 Escape vehicles manufactured ...
Ford Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2001 through 2004 Escape vehicles equipped wit...
Overall (11 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
November 12, 2014
2003 Ford Escape
I bought 2003 in 2002 the only major part i had to change so for was the alternator and stuff like tires wipers etc. not bad for 13 years so you have to remember most of us and i am speaking for my...
July 10, 2014
2003 Ford Escape
Owned this 2003 Escape since Sept 2002. Best vehicle I ever owned. Spent a few bucks on recalls. Spent a few hundred on some small repairs and approx.$2000. on brakes over the years. This vehic...
May 20, 2012
2003 Ford Escape
we are having all kinds of things go wrong we are blowing break lines left and right the accelerator cable is giving us hell and come to find out all the issues we are having is what has been recal...