when does the battery light come on 2003 escape

Asked by May 11, 2016 at 05:57 AM about the 2003 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the battery light flickers on with key and flickers again when starting the rest of
the time it is off alter is charging 14.6 volts

3 Answers

79,085

Alternator is charging good so have the battery checked out. May be starting to get a shorted cell.

3 of 3 people found this helpful.
Best Answer Mark helpful
14,145

Possibly a loose ground check all connections too.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
60,715

14.6 volts charging is right on spec. Check grounds and check connections at battery. They should be corrosion free and tight.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Escape

Looking for a Used Escape in your area?

CarGurus has 106,672 nationwide Escape listings starting at $700.

ZIP:

Ford Escape Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    6,080
  • #2
    Bratts
    Reputation
    3,000
  • #3
    kbro
    Reputation
    1,740
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Explorer
1,112 Great Deals out of 68,287 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda CR-V
712 Great Deals out of 62,461 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota RAV4
638 Great Deals out of 62,260 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150
3,046 Great Deals out of 230,456 listings starting at $1,300
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
901 Great Deals out of 71,277 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Focus
624 Great Deals out of 69,453 listings starting at $1,750
Used Kia Sorento
466 Great Deals out of 34,557 listings starting at $1,800
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
258 Great Deals out of 17,682 listings starting at $1,950

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford Escape For Sale
9 Great Deals out of 68,456 listings starting at $16,390
2017 Ford Escape For Sale
154 Great Deals out of 7,459 listings starting at $12,995
2016 Ford Escape For Sale
159 Great Deals out of 4,653 listings starting at $9,995
2015 Ford Escape For Sale
285 Great Deals out of 7,666 listings starting at $8,499
2014 Ford Escape For Sale
240 Great Deals out of 6,177 listings starting at $7,200

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.