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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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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 2008 Ford Escape car and truck repair procedures including Ford engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Ford Escape automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Drum Brakes -> Escape & Mariner -> Brake Service
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLT 2.3 L4 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Remove rear tire and wheel assemblies.
    • Remove brake drum retaining clips, if equipped.
    • If brake drums will not come off, move brake shoe adjusting lever of brake adjuster screw, then loosen brake shoe adjuster nut.
    • Remove brake dust and dirt from assemblies with brake/clutch service vacuum.
    • If new shoes are ...

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

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Front

    • Raise and safely support the vehicle.
    • Remove front wheel assembly.
    • Remove front brake disc.
    • Remove and discard front axle wheel hub nut.
    • Remove tie rod end nut, then remove tie rod end.
    • Separate the lower ball joint from the front wheel knuckle.
    • Separate halfshaft from front wheel knuckle, using suitable tool.
    • Remove the halfshaft.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
      • Torque tie rod end nut to 41 ft. lbs.
      • Torque lower ball joint pinch bolt to 52 ft. lbs.
      • Torque axle hub nut to 222...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Description
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape XLS 2.3 L4 GAS

    The TPMS (Tire Pressure Monitor System) has the ability to monitor the air pressure of all five tires. The tire-mounted pressure sensors transmit signals to the TPMS module by using the valve stem as an antenna. These transmissions are sent approximately every 60 seconds when the vehicle speed exceeds 20 mph. The TPMS module compares each tire pressure sensor tra...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Loosen band clamp and remove air filter element, tray and inlet snorkel.
    • Remove bolts, disconnect wiring harness, remove upper radiator hose then remove cooling fan assembly.
    • Rotate accessory drive belt tensioner counterclockwise and position accessory drive belt aside.
    • Disconnect alternator electrical connectors.
    • Position alternator B+ protective cover aside, remove B+ termi...

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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 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.

    • 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 -> Anti-Lock Or Rear Anti-Lock Brake System Warning ->
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Red and yellow indicator lamps are used to warn of system faults. The red lamp warns of such faults as low brake fluid level, parking brake On, system pressure differential and other system faults. The red indicator lamp will light for approximately two seconds during engine starting and should go off, unless parking brake is applied or a problem in the brake system exist. The red indicator lamp should reset after repairs to system have ...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2008 Ford Escape AUTOMOBILES

    Radiator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GAS

    • Raise and support vehicle.
    • Drain cooling system into suitable container.
    • Remove six scurviest from inside front splash shield.
    • Remove four fender splash shield-to-air deflector bolts.
    • Remove three deflector bolts.
    • Remove two front bumper cover center scurviest from front bumper cover.
    • Disconnect fog lamp electrical connectors, if equipped.
    • Remove two front...

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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+.

    Engine Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GASEngine Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Limited 3.0 V6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Fuel Injector 4
  • Fuel Injector 1
  • Fuel Injector 2
  • Fuel Injector 3
  • Power Steering Pressure Switch
  • Instrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GASInstrument Panel Diagram for 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Instrument Cluster
  • Main Light Switch
  • Left Footwell Courtesy Lamp
  • Audio Unit
  • Passenger Airbag Module
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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 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Escape XLT 2.3 L4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Trailer Tow Right Turn Relay
  • Trailer Tow Park Lamp Relay
  • Trailer Tow Left Turn Relay
  • Park Lamp Relay
  • Left Rear Turn Lamp
  • 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram2008 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3 L4 ELECTRIC/GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Transaxle Control Module
  • Battery
  • Windshield Wiper Motor
  • Engine Cooling Fan Motor
  • Powertrain Control Module
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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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