Ford Escape: Power distribution box
The power distribution box is located in the engine compartment. Refer to the Identifying components in the engine compartment section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for the location. The power distribution box contains high-current fuses that protect your vehicle’s main electrical systems from overloads.
WARNING: Always disconnect the battery before servicing high current fuses.
WARNING: To reduce risk of electrical shock, always replace the cover to the Power Distribution Box before reconnecting the battery or refilling fluid reservoirs.
The high-current fuses are coded as follows.
(Window Lockout): This feature prevents the rear passenger windows from operating, except from the driver position. Press to activate the rear window lockout switch. The LED light comes on whe ...
Remote starting system
This system uses the Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) transmitter to start the engine conveniently from outside the vehicle while still maintaining security. The system has a range of approximatel ...
Front Wiper Blade Replacement
To replace the front wiper blades: 1. Lift the wiper arm from the windshield until no further movement is possible. 2. Press the square button on the top side, at the end of the wiper arm, and p ...