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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    Hoisting the vehicle
    If a garage jack is used to lift the vehicle, the two jack attachments points should be used. They are specially reinforced to bear the weight of the vehicle. A garage jack can also be placed ...

    Towing This Vehicle Behind Another Vehicle
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    Stowage compartments in the rear
    Stowage compartment in the rear Do not sit or lean your bodyweight on the armrests when they are folded out as you could damage them. Close the cover of the stowage compartment before foldin ...