Ford Escape: Essentials of good fuel economy - Maintenance and Specifications - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Essentials of good fuel economy

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 ...

Measuring techniques
Your best source of information about actual fuel economy is you, the driver. You must gather information as accurately and consistently as possible. Fuel expense, frequency of fill-ups or fuel gaug ...

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Message center (if equipped)
Your vehicle’s message center is capable of monitoring many vehicle systems and will alert you to potential vehicle problems and various conditions with an informational message followed by a long ...

Horn
Horn Press the horn pad on the steering wheel to sound the horn. The horn will sound with the ignition switch in any position. ...

Speed-dependent steering force
Steering force increases with the speed of the vehicle to give the driver enhanced sensitivity. At low speed the vehicle is easy to steer in order to facilitate parking, etc. Steering force can ...