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2014 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman All4

The standard Mini Countryman is a bit of an odd duck against the backdrop of 'normal' small crossovers like the Mazda CX-5 and the Ford Escape, but I sort of get it. Apply the same winning Mini formula to a CUV, and you get a smaller-than-average...Show More Summary

Ford Recall 435,000 Vehicles Which May Not ‘Escape’ Corrosion

Update – Breaking News 9th April Toyota just announced the recall of 6.5 million cars because airbags may fail, seats could move and steering columns might break. The models involved are the RAV4, Hilux, Yaris and the Urban Cruiser Original story: Ford Motor Company has announced the recall of 435,000 vehicles. The major vehicle in

Ford Recall 435,000 Vehicles Which May Not ‘Escape’ Corrosion

Ford Motor Company has announced the recall of 435,000 vehicles. The major vehicle in the recall is the Escape SUV built from 2001 to 2004; some 386,000 of this model are being recalled for a suspected corrosion issue with the vehicles’ subframe. This could cause the lower control arm to separate, and possibly lead to

Almost 400,000 Ford Escape SUVs Recalled Over Rust

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Remember the fun-sized first generation Ford Escape? If you're still riding around in one you might want to give it a once-over, Ford just just issued a recall for some 385,760 2001 to 2004 Escapes over a "rust issue" that could cause components of the SUV to come apart and "affect the ability to steer." Read more...

Ford recalls nearly 435,000 vehicles

Most of the vehicles are older model Ford Escapes that could develop rust in their subframes

Recall Alert: 2013-2014 Ford Fusion, Escape, C-Max, Lincoln MKZ

Vehicles Affected: About 42,972 model-year 2013-2014 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ sedans, and Ford Escape SUVs and C-Max Energi and Hybrid vehicles The Problem:The vehicles' seatback frames do not comply with National Highway Traffic Safety Administration standards, according to the...

Recall Alert: 2001-2004 Ford Escape

Vehicles Affected: Around 349,000 model-year 2001-2004 versions of the Escape compact SUV sold in states where salt is used to melt ice on the roads. The Problem: The Detroit News is reporting that rust could cause problems with the vehicle's...

Ford Recalls Nearly 435,000 Vehicles

(DETROIT) — Ford is recalling nearly 435,000 cars and SUVs to fix rusting frame parts or faulty seats. The biggest of the two recalls covers nearly 386,000 Ford Escapes from the 2001 through 2004 model years. Ford says the subframes can rust, allowing a control arm to separate and hamper steering control. Ford is aware…

Ford recalls Escape SUVs over rusted subframes, other models due to seats

last weekVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Older Escapes sold or registered in "salt belt" prone to subframe failure.

Hyundai U.S. CEO: Sub-Tucson Crossover Due In 2016

You've likely heard that a lot of traditional mid-size sedan shoppers are turning to compact crossovers like the Hyundai Tucson (or Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, or Subaru Forester) instead of a mid-size sedan—for crossovers' greater versatility, space, and all-weather ability. Now we're seeing some of the same trends starting to extend to...

2014 Ford Escape is a Techie Wonderland on Wheels: Review

The 2014 Ford Escape is many things – comfortable, sporty looking, and it delivers respectable gas mileage. While we can write in depth about the engine and handling of this cross-over vehicle, which has been covered over and over again...Show More Summary

Stop Everything And Watch Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s Mad Dash To Escape A Mob Of Reporters

Judging from this video, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford does not want to talk much about the a set of newly released court documents related to his crack smoking escapades. He dodges all sorts of questions before basically just blasting right...Show More Summary

How Ford used social media to design the Escape’s new hands-free liftgate

Ford is turning to data culled from social media to make design decisions on its new vehicles, according to data scientist Michael Cavaretta.

Piston Slap: A Tribute to the Mariner’s idle Escape?

TTAC Commentator sundvl76 writes: Sajeev, Your post of 2 Mar 2011 was a great explanation regarding the cause of the “T” joint oil leak I’ve been experiencing. No one on any of the normal Ford sites has been able to pinpoint the problem, so I thank you for the information. (I’d discovered the source, but […]

Ford Updates Escape Software Amid NHTSA Investigation

Ford's Escape is no stranger to recalls, but despite a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigation of sudden loss of engine power on certain versions of the Escape and Fusion and Mercury Mariner and Milan, the agency is not issuing...

Deep Dive: 2015 Jeep Renegade

It's no secret that the midsize crossover segment is one of the most hotly contested battlegrounds in the automotive industry. Long have vehicles like the Ford Escape, Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 duked it out for those ever illusive consumer dollars. Show More Summary

Neither EPA nor FTC preempt fuel economy consumer protection claim

2 months agoIndustries / Law : 43(B)log

Gilles v. Ford Motor Co. --- F.Supp.2d ----, 2014 WL 544990 (D.Colo. Feb. 12, 2014) Gilles sued Ford for falsely advertising the gas mileage of his 2013 Ford Escape SE. The court denied a motion to dismiss on preemption grounds. Gilles...Show More Summary

Cubby Conundrum: 2014 Ford Escape Suffers From Lack of Storage

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

The 2014 Ford Escape, a five-seat compact crossover, is flexible when it comes to hauling people and larger items, but during a recent test drive, it seemed my kids in the backseat had the same amount of storage that I...

Appeal Denied for Shawna Forde, Nativist Leader and Murderer

The Arizona Supreme Court yesterday rejected every aspect of convicted Minuteman murderer Shawna Forde’s appeal, notably including her attempts to escape the death penalty. The Arizona Supreme Court today rejected every aspect of convicted Minuteman murderer Shawna Forde’s appeal, notably including her attempts to escape the death penalty. Show More Summary

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