When im driving my 2004 ford escape and going over 40 mph the car will jerk to the left or the right every time I hit or let off accelerator. Its a very extreme pull. Any ideas?

Asked by Dec 01, 2015 at 07:50 PM about the 2004 Ford Escape XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Now im hearing a knock when driving in
town. Feels like something really loose up
front.

3 Answers

95,815

Can't tell what it is from your information but it sounds like a safety issue. Take it to a mechanic and have them put it up on the rack to check for problems.

21,120

I agree with Regrets have vehicles front end checked.

Yeah that sounds like the way to go. Thanks for your input

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