ford escape 2011 check engine light came on 4,800 miles

10

Asked by Jul 03, 2012 at 06:04 PM about the 2011 Ford Escape Limited 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

check engine light came on  4,800 miles   tried unsuccessfully to install garage door opener yesterday.  
got gas a day or so ago.
Purchased a week ago - used with 4,500 miles on it.

3 Answers

1,255

Just make sure the gas cap is on tight and take it to the dealer. Its covered under warranty but if the gas cap is left loose i have heard of them charging to look at it because its considered driver error not vehicle error.

10

There is no "gas cap". I did insert the nozzle into the gas tank, when it was withdrawn it seemed closed but the engine light remained on.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
1,255

I am not that familiar with the new "no cap" systems other than i know you can only use the funnel that comes with the car or the pump nozzle at gas stations. I would just take it to dealer.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • ford escape 2011 check engine light came on 4,800 miles 1 answer

    check engine light came on 4,800 miles tried unsuccessfully to install garage door opener yesterday. got gas a day or so ago. Purchased a week ago - used with 4,500 miles on it.

    2011 Ford Escape Limited 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2011 Escape, check engine light comes on 3 answers

    My check engine light came on a couple of weeks ago. Went to Advance and they read the codes which told me that I had a slight leak in the gas cap area. This system has no cap so we manipulated the ...

    2011 Ford Escape

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what would make a 2011 2.5 in escape stal out when you put it in gear 2 answers

    the battery went dead. changed battery. went great for a couple miles and died again. out new alternator in, went to leave shop and the car idled down and died. won't stay running when in gear and foo...

    2011 Ford Escape XLS 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2010 Ford Escape - Check Engine and Fuel Fill Indicator Problem 63 answers

    When I hit 28k on my 2010 Escape I noticed the Check Engine light started to come on and stay on. Prior to getting this checked my Check Fuel Fill Door status was on my display. When explaining the ...

    2010 Ford Escape XLT

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • We just bought used 2011 escape and have questions 5 answers

    We just bought 2011 escape xlt with 144k, had 1 owner. I wasn't there when my husband test drove it but I couldnt stand with the noise inside? I asked my husband if it's engine tapping noise and he...

    2011 Ford Escape XLT

    -

    General

Escape

Looking for a Used Escape in your area?

CarGurus has 90,859 nationwide Escape listings starting at $1,295.

ZIP:

Search Ford Escape Questions

Ford Escape Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,680
#2 Bratts
Bratts
Reputation 2,710
#3 kbro
kbro
Reputation 1,500
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Edge
817 Great Deals out of 50,774 listings starting at $3,375
Used Ford Explorer
939 Great Deals out of 73,806 listings starting at $750
Used Honda CR-V
814 Great Deals out of 59,369 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota RAV4
645 Great Deals out of 61,987 listings starting at $2,450
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,261 Great Deals out of 65,886 listings starting at $1,600
Used Ford Fusion
1,068 Great Deals out of 78,350 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Rogue
566 Great Deals out of 75,590 listings starting at $3,495
Used Ford F-150
2,702 Great Deals out of 211,804 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
846 Great Deals out of 68,675 listings starting at $864
Used Ford Focus
702 Great Deals out of 58,652 listings starting at $995
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
280 Great Deals out of 16,646 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sorento
476 Great Deals out of 36,183 listings starting at $1,995
Used Hyundai Tucson
199 Great Deals out of 23,653 listings starting at $2,490
Used Jeep Liberty
265 Great Deals out of 8,139 listings starting at $995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Escape For Sale
50 Great Deals out of 56,192 listings starting at $15,747
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
108 Great Deals out of 4,278 listings starting at $11,977
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
122 Great Deals out of 4,058 listings starting at $9,400
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
362 Great Deals out of 9,888 listings starting at $8,752
2013 Ford Escape For Sale
185 Great Deals out of 4,912 listings starting at $6,950