Ford Escape: Locks and Security - Ford Escape Owner's ManualFord Escape: Locks and Security

Roof Rack System (if equipped)
Loads should never be placed directly on the roof panel. For proper function of the roof rack system, loads must be placed directly on crossbars affixed to the roof rack side rails. Your vehicle may ...

Keys
Your vehicle is equipped with two Integrated Keyhead Transmitters (IKTs). The key blade functions as a programmed key which starts the vehicle and unlocks/locks all the doors. The transmitter por ...

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Cleaning interior
Occasionally remove loose dust from the interior trim, plastic parts and seats using a vacuum cleaner or soft bristled brush. Wipe the vinyl and leather surfaces with a clean, soft cloth dampene ...

Driving the vehicle
The following procedures should be observed to ensure safe driving. ■ Starting the engine ■ Driving 1 With the brake pedal depressed, shift the shift lever to D. 2 Release the parking ...

Steering, Suspension, and Chassis Components
Visually inspect front and rear suspension and steering system for damaged, loose, or missing parts or signs of wear. Inspect power steering lines and hoses for proper hook-up, binding, leaks, cra ...