Cannot Get Overdrive on/off button to work. Light doen't come on. 2002 Ford Escape

Asked by Sep 19, 2013 at 12:25 PM about the 2002 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Overdrive switch does not work. No light

1 Answer

217,705

I'd first look to find out if the O/D bulb in the guage cluster in the dash is burned out. If that is good, look at the switch/wiring on the shifter.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2004 Ford Escape Overdrive Switch on Gearshift Does Not Work. 2 answers

    When put in drive, my escape will shift up into overdrive fine. If I try to shift down using the button on the end of the shifter, it does nothing. I know the dash light is ok because it lights when...

    2004 Ford Escape Limited

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Overdrive 2 answers

    My Overdrive off light blinks constantly. And the car does not go into the gas saving mode (4th gear). What is the problem? It runs good otherwise.

    2002 Ford Escape

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Escape Electrical Problems 6 answers

    My girlfriend's Escape has several recurring electrical outages: The power windows will stop and start working randomly on the road, the rear hatch and window latches only work part of the time, and a...

    2002 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2010 FORD ESCAPE FANS RUNNING CONSTANTLY 200 answers

    I have a 2010 Ford Escape. Recently the Air Conditioning control went out and would not work on setting 1. At the same time the 2 radiator fans under the hood started running constantly and very loud....

    2010 Ford Escape XLT

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • how do you use over drive gears 1 answer

    how do I know if my ford escape is in overdrive?

    2005 Ford Escape

    -

    General

Search Ford Escape Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Ford Escape Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,570
#2 Bratts
Bratts
Reputation 2,670
#3 kbro
kbro
Reputation 1,470
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Explorer
1,096 Great Deals out of 72,155 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda CR-V
881 Great Deals out of 63,189 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota RAV4
747 Great Deals out of 56,463 listings starting at $2,488
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
913 Great Deals out of 66,712 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
3,110 Great Deals out of 209,134 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Focus
887 Great Deals out of 58,975 listings starting at $800
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
298 Great Deals out of 14,851 listings starting at $500
Used Jeep Cherokee
319 Great Deals out of 54,421 listings starting at $2,495
Used Kia Sorento
522 Great Deals out of 35,050 listings starting at $1,999
Used Jeep Liberty
288 Great Deals out of 8,162 listings starting at $1,374

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Escape For Sale
43 Great Deals out of 53,980 listings starting at $14,485
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
104 Great Deals out of 3,836 listings starting at $14,309
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
170 Great Deals out of 3,695 listings starting at $10,738
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
433 Great Deals out of 9,519 listings starting at $7,995
2013 Ford Escape For Sale
264 Great Deals out of 5,394 listings starting at $6,950