2006 Ford Escape Overview


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Avg. Price: $7,930
Limited 4WD
Avg. Price: $8,060
Avg. Price: $6,071
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Avg. Price: $7,017
Avg. Price: $8,115
XLT Sport
Avg. Price: $7,046
XLT Sport 4WD
Avg. Price: $7,127

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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 24 reviews

Five Star by Matthew
 — Did not come with some features inside that i would have liked. for example north, south,east west display, temp display, fuel display, other than that perfect!! acceleration good braking ABS not to f... Read More
An All-around, Quick And Durable Suv, Perfect For College! by Cody
 — The exterior is very clean, with little excess crap to take away from it. The only downside is the tall plastic cladding on the bumpers and sides of the vehicle. The interior is also clean, with clo... Read More
Sweet Small Suv by Nicholas
 — This was a company car for my dad's work, now it is my mom's car. We got it to replace the Jeep with. It is very powerful and smooth, even more than I thought it would be. The color (orange) is really... Read More

2006 Ford Escape Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 24 reviews

2006 Ford Escape

The 2006 Ford Escape showed few changes from the 2005 model. The engine is not among the more powerful found in SUVs (2.3-liter, I4, 153-horsepower standard), but gets excellent gas mileage: 24/29 city/highway. For more power, consumers can opt for the more powerful (3.0-liter, V6, 200-horsepower) engine found in the Limited. Mileage can suffer a bit as a result, at 19c/23h.

Chances are that the Escape will not win any awards for power or superior comfort, but it makes for a great car to zip around in, with a more commanding view of the road than that offered by sedans.


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Ford Escape Questions

Nick Ritt Sr.

Timing Chain Replacement On 2.3l Ford Escape

went to start my escape, it started fine then when I went to go it started what sounded like it had a s\bad missing so I shut it down then when I went to try to restart it , she would just crank over ...

3,857 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 days ago)
Amanda Nickerson

I Have A 2006 Ford Escape

My oil light came on and then the check engine and then it started making a funny noise. I noticed I didn't have any water so put the water in and then it started. I had a appointment the next day...

9 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 days ago)

My Car Will Not Move In Drive But When I Shift It To Low Gear It Will Move ...

8 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 days ago)

I Have 2006 Ford Escape And It Will Not Go Forward Or Backward, What Can Be...

my car does not move sometime forward or backward ,what can be the problem ihad it put on a tester it said it could be the shift solenoid , or a gear incorrect

13 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 days ago)

If My Shift Solenoid Is Bad What Would It Cost To Get It Replaced I Was Quo...

my car was put on a tester and it gave this codes po732 shift solenoid and p1714 gear 2 incorrect I can shift the gears easy,

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 days ago)