Bought used 2002 manual trans. ford escape. Ran great first few weeks. Then one day loud metal clanging noise under hood, Checked it. Found nothing. 45 min later, it quit. Took to shop, was low on tran fluid, oil, brake fluid, and antifreeze. Filled everything. 2 days later. Fluid gushing out underneath. Repaired radiator hose leak. Now check enginge light has come on and its missing (cutting out) Got all my money in it. What should I do?


Asked by Mar 19, 2016 at 05:38 PM about the 2002 Ford Escape XLS 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

See question above.

3 Answers


Sell it for scrap if you need the money.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Tom Demyan

That like rowe suggests or scan the SUV for the codes. It will tell you what coil is the issue if it is indeed misfiring.


I was in a mood...

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions


Looking for a Used Escape in your area?

CarGurus has 94,578 nationwide Escape listings starting at $500.


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 Explorer"
1,312 Great Deals out of 71,772 listings starting at $300
Used Honda CR-V"
1,530 Great Deals out of 80,670 listings starting at $1,599
Used Toyota RAV4"
1,179 Great Deals out of 48,801 listings starting at $2,495
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee"
1,158 Great Deals out of 73,680 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150"
3,162 Great Deals out of 216,425 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Santa Fe"
612 Great Deals out of 35,581 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Focus"
1,180 Great Deals out of 57,135 listings starting at $1,495
Used Jeep Liberty"
368 Great Deals out of 9,252 listings starting at $998
Used Jeep Cherokee"
364 Great Deals out of 53,044 listings starting at $2,495

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Escape For Sale
55,555 listings starting at $16,985
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
135 Great Deals out of 4,215 listings starting at $14,900
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
161 Great Deals out of 3,906 listings starting at $10,800
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
549 Great Deals out of 10,303 listings starting at $8,995
2013 Ford Escape For Sale
358 Great Deals out of 7,116 listings starting at $7,980