Ford Escape: Overhead console (if equipped) - Driver Controls - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Overhead console (if equipped)

The appearance of your vehicle’s overhead console will vary according to your option package.

Storage compartment (if equipped)

Press the release on the door to open the storage compartment.

The storage compartment may be used to secure sunglasses or a similar object.

Electronic compass (if equipped)

    Illuminated visor mirror (if equipped)
    Lift the mirror cover to turn on the visor mirror lamp. Slide-on-rod feature Rotate the visor towards the side window and extend it rearward for additional sunlight coverage. Note: To stow t ...

    Electronic compass (if equipped)
    The compass heading is displayed in the center stack display. The compass reading may be affected when you drive near large buildings, bridges, power lines and powerful broadcast antenna. Magnetic ...

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    SRS airbag system monitors
    Type A Type B A diagnostic system continually monitors the readiness of the SRS airbag system (including front seatbelt pretensioners) while the vehicle is being driven. The SRS airbag s ...

    Rear window wiper and washer
    Type A 1 Intermittent window wiper operation 2   Normal window wiper operation 3 Washer/wiper dual operation 4 Washer/wiper dual operation Type B 1 Intermittent window wiper op ...

    Opening the hood
    1. Inside the vehicle, pull the hood release handle located under the bottom of the instrument panel. 2. At the front of the vehicle, lift up on the auxiliary latch handle located in the center b ...