I HAVE RECENTLY BOUGHT A 2006 ALL TIME 4X4 FORD ESCAPE AND ALITTLE AFTER I BOUGHT IT MY ABS LITE CAME ON AND MY 4X4 LITE STARTED FLASHING...THE HAND BOOK SAYS IT IS CAUSE IT IS GETTING HOT AND SHUTTING ITSELF DOWN...BUT WHAT COULD B A REASON FOR IT GETTING HOT AND WOULD IT HAVE ANYTHING TO DO WITH MY ABS LITE COMING ON CAUSE I KNO THE 4X4 AND THE ABS R TIED TOGETHER SOMEHOW

Asked by Jan 13, 2014 at 07:28 AM about the 2006 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

286,815

The ABS and 4x4 flashing is the classic wheel sensor hub ring/tone ring is cracked from rusting. Here is more info...http://www.escape-city.com/viewtopic.php?f=28&t=4949&p=87853&hilit=rear+tone+rings+replacement#p87853

1 people found this helpful.
Best Answer Mark helpful

IF THE LITE AINT STAYING ON AND IT IS ONLY FLASHING CAN IT STILL B DROVE...CAUSE I CANT GET IT FIXED FOR LIKE A WEEK

286,815

Yes you can, but remember the ABS and AWD feature is inactive or turned off so be careful on the slick roads.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Escape

Looking for a Used Escape in your area?

CarGurus has 109,119 nationwide Escape listings starting at $1,000.

ZIP:

Ford Escape Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    6,480
  • #2
    Bratts
    Reputation
    3,030
  • #3
    kbro
    Reputation
    1,750
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Edge
661 Great Deals out of 52,596 listings starting at $2,922
Used Ford Explorer
779 Great Deals out of 64,964 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda CR-V
473 Great Deals out of 72,524 listings starting at $1,699
Used Toyota RAV4
411 Great Deals out of 74,792 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Equinox
854 Great Deals out of 75,385 listings starting at $1,975
Used Ford Fusion
557 Great Deals out of 61,023 listings starting at $800
Used Ford F-150
2,283 Great Deals out of 214,996 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford Focus
388 Great Deals out of 77,700 listings starting at $1,195
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
774 Great Deals out of 75,667 listings starting at $899
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
189 Great Deals out of 16,254 listings starting at $1,600
Used Jeep Compass
266 Great Deals out of 53,214 listings starting at $3,200
Used Hyundai Tucson
224 Great Deals out of 24,817 listings starting at $1,900

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Escape For Sale
31 Great Deals out of 71,917 listings starting at $13,900
2017 Ford Escape For Sale
164 Great Deals out of 7,101 listings starting at $12,988
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
137 Great Deals out of 5,417 listings starting at $9,995
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
207 Great Deals out of 8,607 listings starting at $6,999
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
143 Great Deals out of 4,864 listings starting at $6,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.