Ford Escape: Waxing - Cleaning - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: 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 grained door handles, roof racks, bumpers, side moldings, mirror housings or the windshield cowl area. The paint sealant will “gray” or stain the parts over time.

    Washing the exterior
    Wash your vehicle regularly with cool or lukewarm water and a neutral pH shampoo, such as Motorcraft Detail Wash (ZC-3-A), which is available from your authorized dealer. • Never use strong house ...

    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 c ...

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    Vehicle position error
    Under certain conditions it is possible for the vehicle position shown on screen to be incorrect. This may happen when: - Driving on a spiral ramp in a building. - Driving on or beneath elevated r ...

    Daytime running lamps
    Daytime running lamps are LED lamps. With the lighting control in the OFF position or in AUTO position while lighting conditions do not require headlamps on, then daytime running lamps will switch ...

    Fuel-filler cap
    Fuel-filler cap To remove the fuel-filler cap: 1. Turn the fuel-filler cap counterclockwise to remove. 2. Put the fuel-filler cap on the cap holder A while refueling. To install the fuel-fi ...