2006 Ford Escape CD Player


Asked by Jul 12, 2010 at 02:13 PM about the 2006 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2006 Ford Escape. I have a 6 CD Disc Changer that came with it. I just got my alternator replaced and now my CD Player is not working. Is this coincidence? When I hit 'load' or 'eject' it says 'select slot' but does not do anything but go back to showing the radio station I was on. It does not give an 'error' or anything. I was told there was a plug that I can unplug behind the radio to 'reset' it, is this true? How hard is it to take the radio out?

1 Answer


You don't have to take the unit out to reset it. Pull the owner's manual out and look up the fuse box chart to identify the one(s) that affect the radio. Once identified, pull out the fuse(s) and reinsert. I have 2002 SportTrac. CD changer would not play, eject or load - just constant "cd error" msg. Turned key to ACC setting & turned on radio. Opened fuse box & pulled both fuses. Radio quit. Turned key fully off & then inserted both fuses. Turned key back to ACC, turned on unit & then ejected all 6 cds that had been stuck inside for 3 months. Didn't even lose radio presets. Can't say that this will fix your prob but it seems to me that a reset can't hurt.

9 out of 9 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Escape Questions

Ford Escape Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,200
#2 Bratts
Reputation 2,610
#3 kbro
Reputation 1,410
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Edge"
1,210 Great Deals out of 50,134 listings starting at $2,995
Used Ford Explorer"
1,366 Great Deals out of 71,755 listings starting at $300
Used Honda CR-V"
1,504 Great Deals out of 80,986 listings starting at $1,695
Used Toyota RAV4"
1,188 Great Deals out of 49,062 listings starting at $2,499
Used Chevrolet Equinox"
1,584 Great Deals out of 66,909 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Fusion"
1,437 Great Deals out of 78,536 listings starting at $1,450
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,220 Great Deals out of 73,878 listings starting at $1,593
Used Ford F-150"
3,272 Great Deals out of 216,647 listings starting at $1,500
Used Hyundai Santa Fe"
635 Great Deals out of 35,618 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Focus"
1,234 Great Deals out of 56,706 listings starting at $1,495
Used Jeep Liberty"
371 Great Deals out of 9,209 listings starting at $998
Used Ford Escape Hybrid"
23 Great Deals out of 553 listings starting at $500
Used Hyundai Tucson"
325 Great Deals out of 23,711 listings starting at $1,900

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Escape For Sale
55,392 listings starting at $16,985
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
146 Great Deals out of 4,154 listings starting at $14,990
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
177 Great Deals out of 3,858 listings starting at $10,800
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
568 Great Deals out of 10,138 listings starting at $8,995
2013 Ford Escape For Sale
376 Great Deals out of 7,071 listings starting at $7,951