Ford Escape: Recycled engine coolant - Engine coolant - Maintenance and Specifications - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Recycled engine coolant

Ford Motor Company does NOT recommend the use of recycled engine coolant since a Ford-approved recycling process is not yet available.

be disposed of in an appropriate Used engine coolant should be disposed of in an appropriate manner. Follow your community’s regulations and standards for recycling and disposing of automotive fluids.

    Adding engine coolant
    When adding coolant, make sure it is a 50/50 mixture of engine coolant and distilled water. Add the mixture to the coolant reservoir, when the engine is cool, until the appropriate fill level is obt ...

    Coolant refill capacity
    To find out how much fluid your vehicle’s cooling system can hold, refer to Maintenance product specifications and capacities in this chapter. Fill your engine coolant reservoir as outlined prev ...

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    Recommended clutch fluid
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    SCAN (only when connecting USB storage device)
    Scan is operated in the same way a CD is played. For details, refer to “Scan (type A, B and C audio)”. NOTE When an iPod® is connected, you cannot select the SCAN mode. ...

    Airbag srs (amber)
    Airbag srs (amber) Illuminates briefly when the ignition is switched on and extinguishes when the engine is started. If the lamp illuminates while driving, there is a fault with the airbag syst ...