Ford Escape: Cleaner air - What you should know about automotive fuels - Maintenance and Specifications - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Cleaner air

Ford endorses the use of reformulated “cleaner-burning” gasolines to improve air quality, per the recommendations in the Choosing the right fuel section.

    Fuel quality
    Unleaded gasoline engines If you experience starting, rough idle or hesitation driveability problems during a cold start, try a different brand of “Regular” unleaded gasoline. FFV engines If y ...

    Running out of fuel
    Avoid running out of fuel because this situation may have an adverse effect on powertrain components. If you have run out of fuel: • You may need to cycle the ignition from off to on several ...

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    Front passenger’s SRS frontal airbag
    The front passenger’s SRS frontal airbag uses a dual stage inflator. The inflator operates in different ways depending on the severity of impact. The total load on the seat is monitored by ...

    Climate control air filter (in front of blower unit)
    (If installed) The climate control air filter is located in front of the blower unit behind the glove box. It operates to decrease the amount of pollutants entering the car. CAUTION: o Rep ...

    Recommended towing weights
    See 197, WEIGHTS, for details of the Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW), Gross train weight (GTW), axle weights and maximum payload. Europe only: When towing, the maximum permissible Gross Vehicle Weig ...