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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Computer Relearn Procedures -> Ford Motor Co. -> 1999-2002 -> 2003-04 -> Automatic Data Transfer -> Except 1999-2002 -> Manual Data Entry -> Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape XLT 3.0 V6 GAS

Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

Except 1999-2002

Disconnect negative battery cable for a minimum of five minutes. After clearing memory, it is required to drive vehicle a minimum of 10 miles to allow PCM time to relearn operating strategy.

1999-2002
Automatic Data Transfer
  • Prior to removing old PCM, connect a suitably programmed scan tool to Data Link Connector (DLC).
  • Follow scan tool manufacturers' instructions to download data from old PCM.
  • Install new PCM and connect scan tool to DLC.
  • Follow scan tool manufactur...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description -> Bendix Hydro-Boost Brake Booster -> Bendix Hydro-Max Brake Booster -> Combination Valve -> Height Sensing Proportioning Valve -> Hydraulic Control Unit (HCU) -> Hydraulic Control Valves -> Integral Bypass Proportioning Valve -> Master Cylinder
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

Master Cylinder

The master cylinder consists primarily of a hydraulic cylinder, primary and secondary hydraulic pistons and a single or dual chamber fluid reservoir. The front brakes are connected to the primary outlet port(s) and are actuated by the primary piston assembly. The rear brakes are connected to the secondary outlet port and are actuated by the secondary piston assembly.

Hydraulic Control Valves

Combination Valve

This multi-function hydraulic control unit consists primarily of a pressure differential valve, brake lamp warning switch and a proportioning valve. A pressure diff...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Shutoff Switch Location -> Escape & Mariner
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

The inertia switch is locat...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

Do not swap driveshaft assembles from different vehicles. The Escape Hybrid drive shaft is longer than the driveshaft in the Escape/Mariner and is not interchangeable.

  • With vehicle in NEUTRAL, position it on a hoist.
  • Remove ground strap bolt.
  • Remove and discard 6 front driveshaft-to-transfer case bolts and washers. Do not reuse CV joint bolts and washers. Install new bolts and washers or damage to vehicle may occur.
  • Index-mark front driveshaft to center bearing.
  • Remove and discard 4 universal joint cap strap bolts and 2 cap straps and remove front driveshaft. Do not reuse bolts a...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove righthand front brake rotor.
  • Remove and discard righthand front axle wheel hub nut.
  • Release tie rod end from righthand steering knuckle using a suitable tie rod end removal tool.
  • Remove lower ball joint pinch bolt and nut, then release righthand lower ball joint from steering knuckle.
  • Separate righthand halfshaft from front wheel knuckle, using suitable front hub removal tool, then remove halfshaft.
  • Remove intermediate shaft retainer nuts, then righthand intermediate shaft.
  • Remove righthand lower splash shield screws and pin type retainers, t...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 2001-04 Escape
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

Under normal operating conditions the cabin air filter should be replaced every 15,000 miles. In dusty areas change the cabin air filter more often.

  • Open the hood.
  • Remove the four caps from the righthand side cowl cover retaining screws.
  • Remove the four righthand side cowl cover retaining screws and four pin type retainers, then the cover, Fig. .
  • Pull the rain shield rain up...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Check Gauge Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

This indicator should light if any of the following conditions appear:

  • Engine oil pressure drops below approxi...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
  • Remove lower splash shields.
  • Disconnect lower radiator hose and degas return hose.
  • Lower vehicle.
  • Disconnect remaining coolant hose connections.
  • Disconnec...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, remove righthand front tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove righthand front lo...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Vehicle Floor,RH Side,Front Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape  2.0 L4 GASVehicle Floor,RH Side,Front Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Air Bag Module
  • Air Bag Sensor
  • Seat Belt Tensioner
  • Connector C-304
  • Connector C-306
  • Transmission,Rear,Duratec Engine Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape  3.0 V6 GASTransmission,Rear,Duratec Engine Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Mass Air Flow Sensor
  • Heated Oxygen Sensor No. 21
  • Transmission Hardware Unit
  • Connector C-128
  • Connector C-141
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2004 Ford Escape  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • ABS Control Module
  • Generic Electronic Module
  • Microprocessor
  • 2004 Ford Escape  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • PCM Power Relay
  • Ignition Coil
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Ignition Transformer Capacitor
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHING INSPECTION PROCEDURE
    Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
  • Document: Noise - Front Strut Area
    Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Noise
  • Auto Systems:
  • Steering, Suspension
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2004 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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