I have a 2005 ford escape hybrid, while stopping for light or stop sign etc, it jurks before stopping and stability control sign comes on the dash. It doesn't do it all the time but is annoying.

Asked by Nov 16, 2015 at 05:27 AM about the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid 4WD

Question type: General

2005 ford escape hybrid with 4wd.

6 Answers

64,275

Are all 4 tires the same size? Do all 4 tires have the same tread depth? Are all 4 tires properly inflated?

Yes, all 4 tires are relatively new with same tred depth. I inflated the tires also at 32 psi the other day. Thanks for input Bob.

64,275

Sometimes having a tire slightly different in overall size can cause strange symptoms. I wonder if you Hybrid is in need of a trip to the dealer for a software update (if available)?

1 people found this helpful.

Thanks Bob. I will do that in coming weeks and let the group know. In the mean time if any one have encountered this problem, I will like to know.

64,275

If I have time later this evening I will do some research. Doing some searching on Google might help you, but be prepared to do some reading.

I had the same problem it may be a broken tone ring. I have had to replace both on the front of mine. If you look under the front end close to the wheel you will see a gear looking piece. It has teeth on it the sensor counts the teeth. See if it is loose. If so call dealer to have replaced. The ring is not that expesive ($10-15)and they can replace just the ring don't let them tell you otherwise! But it takes a lot to put them on. They charged me about $200 to put it on. Money well spent! If one goes you can bet the other one will go soon to mine did about a year later.

Your Answer

Escape

Looking for a Used Escape in your area?

CarGurus has 108,545 nationwide Escape listings starting at $850.

ZIP:

Ford Escape Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    6,440
  • #2
    Bratts
    Reputation
    3,030
  • #3
    kbro
    Reputation
    1,750
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Explorer
766 Great Deals out of 65,084 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda CR-V
472 Great Deals out of 72,162 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota RAV4
408 Great Deals out of 74,531 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Equinox
794 Great Deals out of 76,075 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Fusion
544 Great Deals out of 61,363 listings starting at $800
Used Ford F-150
2,299 Great Deals out of 215,952 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford Focus
385 Great Deals out of 77,630 listings starting at $1,195
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
744 Great Deals out of 75,550 listings starting at $899
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
196 Great Deals out of 16,259 listings starting at $1,499
Used Hyundai Tucson
209 Great Deals out of 24,468 listings starting at $1,900

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Escape For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 71,494 listings starting at $15,975
2017 Ford Escape For Sale
151 Great Deals out of 7,090 listings starting at $12,698
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
133 Great Deals out of 5,339 listings starting at $8,999
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
233 Great Deals out of 8,558 listings starting at $7,499
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
161 Great Deals out of 4,901 listings starting at $6,981

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.