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  1. gatorfor88
    04-07-2014 05:58 AM - permalink
    gatorfor88
    Thanks for the reps Torky. From what I have seen on here you're a pretty good mechanic.
  2. vaper
    10-23-2013 08:24 PM - permalink
    vaper
    Thanks Torky! I appreciate the rep
  3. dlocraft
    05-22-2013 12:10 PM - permalink
    dlocraft
    the distributor housing is stuck in the block. Tried soaking and heating and still stuck.
  4. sullivanke
    05-09-2013 04:36 PM - permalink
    sullivanke
    Thanks for those replies. You seem very knowledgeable on some of the later escape models. I am with you in that I dont like the 2013 design in the least bit. I am returning to the states in a month or so and want to purchase an escape and I do like the 08-12 design. As I stated, I have been a bit turned ouff by the transmission issues but....It is hard to grasp just how prevelant the issue really was/is. Did Ford acknowledge this issue in the 08 escape and onwards and act on it at all in the 2010, 2011, or 2012 model?> (What Im getting at is, would it be better to get an 11, or 12 verus a 2008 or 2009?) I think at this point, I am looking for a 2012, 4X4, XLT, certified, pre-owned, and under 40k miles. Should I be cautious>? Look for anything in particular?> Ask any specific questions to dealer? Like previous work etc.
    THANKS SO MUCH!!!
  5. LizB
    12-02-2012 02:24 PM - permalink
    LizB
    I'm replacing the struts and installing new mounting blocks in my 01 Escape. I didn't mark the orientation of the old mounting blocks before removal, and I need to know what the right orientation is before installing the new blocks. I can see that the orientation matters, but don't know what is correct. I saw a thread in which you posted " At least in 2010, camber/caster is set by the 4 possible positions of the strut upper bushing. The bushing mount has an offset from the centerline of the strut rod. With 4 studs, that gives 4 different positions to orient the mount," so I thought you might know the answer. I have the shop manual, but it doesn't have this info. Any ideas?
  6. plumber01
    06-22-2010 03:24 PM - permalink
    plumber01
    Just thought I'd stop in and invite you to join the TEXAS CHAPTER.
    Here is the link to join
    http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/profile.php?do=joingroup&usergroupid=46

    We just had a GTG(get together) at Lake Bryan(near Bryan College Station) and are currently planning one on July 10th at Quintana Beach park near Brazoria county

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  • About Torky2
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    TX
    Country
    USA
    Make
    Ford
    Model
    F-150
    Year
    1997
    Current Mileage
    50,000 - 74,999
    Miles per year
    1,000 - 4,999
    Horsepower
    0
    60 foot time
    0
    1/8 Mile ET
    0
    1/8 Mile MPH
    0
    1/4 Mile ET
    0
    1/4 Mile MPH
    0
  • Signature
    '94 Bronco XLT 5.8L E4OD Tow Pkg., Quad front shocks.
    '97 F-150 Lariat SuperCab LongBed 4.6L 4R70W Tow Pkg.
    2010 Escape XLT 2.5L, 6-speed Auto, FWD.

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  • Last Activity: 11-19-2014 12:29 AM
  • Join Date: 09-29-2003
  • Referrals: 0


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