Ford Escape: Vehicle characteristics - Tires, Wheels and Loading - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Vehicle characteristics

Notice to utility vehicle and truck owners
Utility vehicles and trucks handle differently than passenger cars in the various driving conditions that are encountered on streets, highways and off-road. Utility vehicles and trucks are not de ...

4WD system (if equipped)
Your vehicle may be equipped with a four-wheel drive (4WD) system. With the 4WD option, power will be delivered to the front wheels and distributed to the rear wheels as needed. This increases tra ...

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Indicator symbols on the instrument panel
SRS (Airbag) Service Reminder Indicator (SRI) Turn Signal Indicator Lights Seat Belt Reminder Light and Chime High Beam Indicator Light L ...

Measurement of weights
Secure loose items to prevent weight shifts that could affect the balance of your vehicle. When the vehicle is loaded, drive to a scale and weigh the front and the rear wheels separately to de ...

OnStar Personal Identification Number (PIN)
A PIN is needed to access some of the OnStar services, like Remote Door Unlock and Stolen Vehicle Assistance. You will be prompted to change the PIN the first time when speaking with an Advisor. T ...