Ford Escape: Paint chips - Cleaning - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Paint chips

Your authorized dealer has touch-up paint to match your vehicle’s color.

Take your color code (printed on a sticker in the driver’s door jamb) to your authorized dealer to ensure you get the correct color.

• Remove particles such as bird droppings, tree sap, insect deposits, tar spots, road salt and industrial fallout before repairing paint chips.
• Always read the instructions before using the products.

    Waxing
    • Wash the vehicle first. • Use a quality wax that does not contain abrasives. • Do not allow paint sealant to come in contact with any non-body (low-gloss black) colored trim, such as graine ...

    Aluminum wheels and wheel covers
    Aluminum wheels and wheel covers are coated with a clear coat paint finish. In order to maintain their shine: • Clean weekly with Motorcraft Wheel and Tire Cleaner, which is available from your ...

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    To disable TRAC and/or VSC (2WD models)
    If the vehicle gets stuck in fresh snow or mud, TRAC and VSC may reduce power from the engine to the wheels. You may need to turn the system off to enable you to rock the vehicle in order to free it ...

    Turbo models
    1. Use a screwdriver to undo the clips on the air intake duct, then remove the air intake duct. 1) Connector 2) Clip 2. Unplug the connector that is attached to the top of the air cleane ...

    Compass Variance
    Refer to “Compass Display” for more information. ...