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Average User Score
3.9 ⁄ 5 stars
Based on 37 reviews
2002 Ford Escape Overview
Overall User Score
Based on 37 reviews
The 2002 Ford Escape continued to target younger drivers looking for a smaller, more nimble, zippier SUV. Among competitors in the compact sport-utility vehicle class, though, the '02 Escape offered a roomier-than-average passenger and cargo capacity.
Under the hood, the '02 Ford Escape offered the 2.0 liter, 4-cylinder Zetec with a 130-horsepower output. Buyers could upgrade to the 3.0 liter, 24-valve Duratec V-6, clocked at 200 horsepower and 200 lb.-ft. of torque.
Trims available on the 2002 Escape were the XLS and XLT; four-wheel drive was available as an option on both trims. ABS front-disc brakes gave the Escape great stopping power, and optional front-side airbags added security. Even with 4WD and all the extras, though, the 2002 Escape wasn't a great off-road vehicle. The Escape's real appeal was to drivers looking for reliable transportation and fuel efficiency.
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Ford Escape Questions
Never Heard This Chime Before... No Dash Lights Just 5 Chimes 5 Times Repea...
after ignition, put car in gear, 5 chimes 5 times repeated... no dash lights
Why Did My Ford Escape 2002,4wd With A Broke Ac Fan Blade But I Disconnecte...
Why did my Ford escape 2002,4wd with a broke ac fan blade but I disconnected the fan so why is the car making a grinding sound while driving into 2&3rd gear
Ok Someone Help Me Ford Mechanic Or Non. My 2002 Ford Escape V6 4x4 Has Bee...
Ok someone help me Ford mechanic or non. My 2002 Ford Escape V6 4x4 has been giving me lots of electrical issues (I know it's prone to them). The latest and greatest is my car was dead after sitti...
Have A 2002 Escape. When You Accellerate The Dome Light Comes On...........
When you accellerate the dome light comes on. Seems to vary in brightness with the amount of accelleration.................
It Is Reprogrammable Computer Ford Escape 2002
Replace spark plugs, air filter., my car will not start. Engine rotates but will not star.