Ford Escape: Tire care - Tires, Wheels and Loading - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Tire care

Inflating your tires
Safe operation of your vehicle requires that your tires are properly inflated. Remember that a tire can lose up to half of its air pressure without appearing flat. Every day before you drive, che ...

Inspecting your tires and wheel valve stems
Periodically inspect the tire treads for uneven or excessive wear and remove objects such as stones, nails or glass that may be wedged in the tread grooves. Check the tire and valve stems for holes, ...

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If You Get Stuck
Avoid driving on soft sand, deep mud, or other surfaces where you could get stuck. If you do happen to get stuck because of inclement weather or other conditions, choose a safe and appropria ...

Trailer electrical connection
Connect only approved electrical circuits, which are in good condition, to the trailer socket. The vehicle connector provides a 5 amp output which must not be exceeded. An accessory harness ki ...

Auto-reverse function (if so equipped)
There are some small distances immediately before the closed position which cannot be detected. Make sure that all passengers have their hands, etc., inside the vehicle before closing the ...