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2008 Ford Escape CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Ford REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Adjustments -> E-Series, Expedition, Explorer, Explorer Sport & Sport/Trac, F-150, Mark LT, Mountaineer & Navigator -> Master Cylinder Pushrod -> Ranger
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLT 2.3 L4 GAS

    Master Cylinder Pushrod

    E-Series, Expedition, Explorer, Explorer Sport & Sport/Trac, F-150, Mark LT, Mountaineer & Navigator
    • On Expedition, F-150, Mark LT and Navigator models, adjust brake booster to master cylinder pushrod length to .980-.995 inch, Fig. .
    • On Explorer, Explorer Sport and Sport/Trac and Mountaineer models, adjust brake...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT U-JOINT, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLT 3.0 V6 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 removal tool No...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement -> Installation -> Removal -> TPMS Sensor -> TPMS Sensor Strap & Cradle
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    TPMS Sensor

    Removal

    Tire pressure sensors are manufactured in multiple colors based on their application. When installing a new sensor, make sure the color of the sensor being installed matches the color of the sensor that was removed. The different colored sensors are not interchangeable, Fig. .

    • Loosen the wheel and tire assembly lug nuts.
    • Raise and support the vehicle with jack stands.
    • Remove the wheel and tire assembly.
    • Position the wheel and tire assembly on a suitable tire changing machine as follows:
      • On a paddle type tire machine, position the valve step at 12 o'clock or 6 ...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Always disconnect battery ground cable at the battery before disconnecting starter motor battery terminal lead. If a tool is shorted at the starter motor battery terminal, the tool can quickly heat enough to cause a skin burn. Failure to follow this instruction may result in serious personal injury.

    • Position vehicle on lift.
    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove pin retainer and bolts from lefthand lower splash shield.
    • Remove starter motor solenoid wire nut.
    • Remove starter motor solenoid terminal cover.A protective cap or boot is provided over the battery...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> Ford Motor Co. -> 2008-09 Escape, Escape Hybrid, Mariner & Mariner Hybrid
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLT 2.3 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.

    • Remove the two wiper pivot arms nuts, then remove the wiper arms, Fig. .
    • Remove the lefthand and righthand cowl end cap retainers, then the end caps, Fig. .
    • ...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Ford Motor Co. Trucks -> Low Fuel Level Warning Lamp ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/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 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Inlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition heater core inlet hose clamp at coolant adapter assembly.
    • Remove hose from coolant adapter assembly.
    • Reposition heater hose inlet clamp at heater core.
    • Remove heater inlet hose from heater core.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to install.

    Outlet

    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container.
    • Reposition heater hose outlet clamp at heater core.
    • Disconnect heater outlet hose from ...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Limited 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 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2008 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Door Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GASDoor Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Right Front Speaker
  • Passenger Side Door Lock Actuator
  • Passenger Side Door Lock Switch
  • Right Exterior Rearview Mirror
  • Passenger Side Front Door Ajar Switch
  • Front Body Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GASFront Body Components Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • License Lamps
  • Right Reversing Lamp
  • Left Reversing Lamp
  • Air Suspension Height Sensor
  • Connector C405
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2008 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2008 Ford Escape XLT 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Escape XLT 3.0 V6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Ignition Switch
  • Powertrain Control Module
  • Smart Junction Box
  • Floor Shifter
  • Key In Ignition
  • 2008 Ford Escape XLS 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Escape XLS 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Park Relay
  • Windshield Wiper Motor
  • Blower Motor Relay
  • Hall Sensor
  • Multifunction Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2008 Ford Escape cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: CD4E TRANSMISSION - FLUID LEAK TRANSMISSION FLUID COOLER (EXCLUDES HYBRIDS) - BUILT ON OR BEFORE 5/9/2008
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLT 2.3 L4 GAS

    Symptoms:
  • Leaks
  • Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
  • Document: Red Triangle On and Stop Safely Now Message - DTC P1A0C
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Symptoms:
  • False Instrument Panel Indications
  • Auto Systems:
  • Instruments, Dash Cluster, Warning Lights, Mirrors
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2008 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 2008 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 2008 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 2008 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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    Source: Auto Body Parts Store

    $10.03

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    $45.50

    Click here to view more details2003 Ford Escape V6, 3.0 L, 181 CID Rebuilt Engine, RWD OHV V-6, Warranty: 3-Year/100,000 Mile, .

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    $1,696.00

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