Ford Escape: Congratulations - Introduction - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Congratulations

Congratulations on acquiring your new Ford. Please take the time to get well acquainted with your vehicle by reading this handbook. The more you know and understand about your vehicle, the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it.

For more information on Ford Motor Company and its products visit the following website:

• In the United States: www.ford.com
• In Canada: www.ford.ca
• In Australia: www.ford.com.au
• In Mexico: www.ford.com.mx

Additional owner information is given in separate publications.

This Owner’s Guide describes every option and model variant available and therefore some of the items covered may not apply to your particular vehicle. Furthermore, due to printing cycles it may describe options before they are generally available.

Remember to pass on this Owner’s Guide when reselling the vehicle. It is an integral part of the vehicle.

this feature will automatically cut off the fuel supply to the WARNING: Fuel pump shut-off: In the event of an accident this feature will automatically cut off the fuel supply to the engine. It can also be activated through sudden vibration (e.g. collision when parking). To restart your vehicle, refer to Fuel pump shut-off in the Roadside Emergencies chapter.

    Safety and Environment Protection
    Warning symbols in this guide How can you reduce the risk of personal injury to yourself or others? In this guide, answers to such questions are contained in comments highlighted by the warning tri ...

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    Steering wheel tilt lever
    To Adjust the Steering Wheel: 1. Push the lever downward to unlock. 2. Raise or lower the steering wheel to the desired position. 3. After adjustment, securely tighten the lever by pulling ...

    Moving near a projecting object
    The predicted course lines A do not touch the object in the display. However, the vehicle may hit the object if it projects over the actual moving course. There may be a small distance visi ...

    Replacing a Front Turn Signal Light Bulb
    1. Open the hood. To change the turn signal bulb on the driver’s side, remove the engine coolant reserve tank by pulling it out of its holder. 2. Remove the socket from the headlight a ...