I Took It To The Dealer, Which Was Less Than A Mile From Where This Happened. That is if I don't do a rebuild or new transmission. Ford Motor Company states we must pay for all repairs even though a problem has existed. June 25, 2013 While Driving The Vehicle On The Freeway Approx 55-65 Mile Per Hour Engine Light Came On, Rpms Went Down To 1000 And Would Not Rev Back Up Until I Pulled The Car Over On The Shoulder Put It In Park And Shut It Off And Back On. After pulling over and stopping I tried putting the vehicle in drive and it would not move. Eventually The Engine Just Shut Off All Together. I Took It To The Local ford Dealer Which Informed Me That The Throttle Body Was Bad And Needed Replaced.
And The Part Is On Back Order. When the whole display is flashing, hold down the reset button again for about 10sec. I Had An Opening And Turned Off Hazard Flasher And Then Gave A Right Blinker, Cutting Off The Semi Behind Who Was Trying To Go Around Me. Sept 01, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2009 ford escape. Also, At Some Point The Vehicle Could Conceivably Catch Fire Which Would Present An Even Greater Potential Problem.
Depending Upon Where The Failure Occurs It Might Be Very Dangerous Or Impossible To Pull Over And Wait For A Tow Truck. The indicator would turn off and not come back on when the engine was turned off. The Next Time I Was Out Of Traveling Out Of Town On The Interstate At 60 Mph When Engine Began To Decelerate, Luckily I Was Able To Pull Over To Emergency Lane. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. It turned out it was a torque converter the first time, and the second time it was faulty ignition coils.
I then tried to drive the car home, but after about two blocks the same thing happened again. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Mileage is at 101,000 miles. I Was Able To Pull Over And Put On The Hazard Lights. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The Next Day The Local ford Dealer Diagnosed The Problem As A Faulty Throttle Body.
May 15, 2013 As I Was Driving, The Accelerator Pedal Suddenly Stopped Responding And The Wrench And Check Engine Lights Came On. Low Tire Pressure: This light indicates that your tire pressure is low. The semi behind me had to slow also and I could not change lanes at moment. It Would Often Slam Into Gear When This Happened Which I Know Was Not Good For My Transmission. At no point did it really drive differently though Now I will say that this is probably my 4th visit from the wrench of doom in the 4 years I've owned it. Sept 21, 2012 Was Driving On The Interstate And The Car Stopped Responding To The Gas Pedal. I Was On The Highway Driving 65 And It Has Happened.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Hold down the reset button for about 10sec on the dash until the whole display starts flashing. It is possible that if it keeps occurring that it can activate another warning. The Failure Mileage Was 65. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. .
Do not drive the vehicle. Oct 09, 2012 In February 2012 mileage Approx 32900 , I Experienced Jerking Upon Accelerating As My 2009 ford escape Was Changing Gears. If the light remains on, have the system serviced immediately, refer to the Driving chapter for more information. The Contact Stated That While Driving Approximately 15 Mph, The Vehicle Failed To Accelerate And The Rpms Increased Excessively. If the brake system warning light does not illuminate at this time, seek service immediately from your authorized dealer.
The buffer zone must be set up and high-voltage insulated safety gloves and a face shield must be worn. May 13, 2009 The Contact Owns A 2009 ford escape. I drove it 4 miles home, but it had shifting issues. The Vehicle Was Towed Behind The Motor Home And The Transmission Fluid And The Engine Overheated; Therefore, The Vehicle Would Not Start. On Sunday, May 26, 2013 At Approximately 1:00 Am, I Was Driving At 70 Mph On Interstate 10 West. Dealer says we have transmission problem again and the throttle problem again.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. My Car Is Well Maintained With Less Than 32,000 Miles. I Coasted To The Side Of The Road, Waited About 5 Minutes And Restarted. I Hope That If There Is Anyone Else Out There With This Problem They Make A Complaint. At The Time I Was Driving On A Busy Road At About 50 Miles Per Hour.