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

Manual Air Conditioning & Heater System Diagnosis & Testing -> Escape -> Refrigerant System Tests
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Drive vehicle or run engine unit coolant reaches normal operating temperature.
  • Connect suitable manifold gauge set or refrigerant service center with high and low-pressure gauges to system.
  • Set normal A/C-PANEL mode.
  • Set full COOL temperature.
  • Set FRESH air.
  • Set MED LO blower.
  • On models equipped with fresh air/recirc button, set to FRESH.
  • On models equipped with A/C switch or compressor ON switch, set to ON.
  • On all models, open all windows and lead hood open. Open rear hatch and/or doors.
  • Ensure compressor clutch is engag...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Anti-Lock Brakes -> Escape & Mariner -> Description -> Regenerative Braking System -> System Operation
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

System Operation

The anti-lock brake system (ABS) module, with or without stability assist, simultaneously manages the anti-lock braking, traction control and engine control systems to maintain vehicle control during deceleration and acceleration. The ABS accomplishes this by communicating with the other modules over the high speed controller area network (HS-CAN) bus.

When the ignition switch is in the RUN position, the module carries out a preliminary electrical check and, at approximately 20 km/h (12 mph), the hydraulic pump motor is turned on for approximately one half-second. An...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Ford Motor Co. Light Trucks, SUVs & Vans -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except Diesel Engines & Villager
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

The fuel system remains under high pressure even when the engine is not running. This residual pressure must be relieved before servicing the fuel system. To avoid injury or fire, release pressure from the fuel system before disconnecting any fuel line.

The fuel system pressure must be relieved prior to disconnecting fuel lines to prevent accidental spray of fuel.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven 10 miles or more while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

On model...

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

DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

Do not reuse the bolts and cap straps for either the center U-joint or the rear U-joint. Install new bolts and cap straps or damage to the vehicle may occur. There is a difference in length of the head of the replacement yoke strap bolts from the production bolts. The longer head pinion bolts can be used in either location.

  • Remove driveshaft.
  • Clamp bearing cup re...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

  • Disconnect battery ground cable.
  • Remove air cleaner box.
  • Disconnect transmission shift cable-to-manual lever.
  • Remove transmission cable bracket bolts and detach wire harness retainer.
  • Position aside transmission cable and bracket.
  • Remove starter motor solenoid wire nut.
  • Remove starter motor solenoid battery cable nut and position aside ...

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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 2.0 L4 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 -> Low Fuel Level Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

When fuel level drops below a predetermined level, the CHECK GAUGE indicator should light. The CHECK GAUGE indicator shoul...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS

Lower

  • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp from radiator.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.
  • Reposition hose clamp from coolant pump.
  • Remove radiator outlet hose from coolant pump and from vehicle.
  • Reverse p...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2004 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

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

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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  3.0 V6 GASVehicle Floor,RH Side Front Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Parking Brake Switch
  • Seat Belt Tensioner
  • Connector C-306
  • Connector C-337
  • Connector C-389
  • Vehicle Floor,LH Side Rear Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape  3.0 V6 GASVehicle Floor,LH Side Rear Diagram for 2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Tank Unit
  • Wheel Speed Sensor
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Transducer Sensor
  • Differential Lock Solenoid
  • Connector C-378
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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  3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Ford Escape 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Dual Pressure Switch
  • Engine Cooling Fan Motor 2
  • Low Speed Fan Control Relay
  • 2004 Ford Escape  2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2004 Ford Escape 2.0 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Park Lamp Relay
  • Generic Electronic Module
  • Electronic Flasher Module
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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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