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  1. mattswabb
    02-01-2015 10:28 PM - permalink

    I was reading your post for your 08 escape ABS problem. I have the same issue and you mention the scanner you purchased helped diagnose the problem. Does this scanner connect to the OBD2 port and read the codes? AMazon has it for $189 and the dealer is $100 to scan it. I'm trying to see if it's worth the money.
    Thanks. Matt
  2. Rackster
    07-16-2011 09:54 AM - permalink
    Still looking into this Machinist Man - do you recall the 'cons' to doing the install yourself? I'm reasonably mechanical, but is this something you would farm out? By the way, enjoy the new ride.
  3. Rackster
    06-29-2011 10:11 PM - permalink
    Thanks for getting back to me! I try hard to keep a steady foot, but it's hard not to get swept up in the average speed of traffic that can get into speeds where efficiency is lost. Setting the cruise control helps to keep that at bay. I might just make this one of my summertime projects!! Thanks again!! Kevin
  4. Rackster
    06-04-2011 11:00 PM - permalink
    Did you ever install the cruise control? I was thinking about doing the same but wondered what your experience was. Thanks, Rackster

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  • About machinist man
    Northern MN
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    Current Mileage
    75,000 - 99,999
    Miles per year
    10,000 - 14,999
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    2007 F150 XL reg. cab longbed 4x2 4.2 auto
    2011 Escape XLT 4x4 2.5
    1979 F150 Custom reg. cab longbed 4x4 300-6 4-speed


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  • Join Date: 08-28-2005
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