I Asked If ford Has Taken Any Action Against The Numerous Amount Of Complaints With Similar Situations As Are Posted On The Internet Regarding This Issue. The local repair shop informed the consumer, the problem they were encountering was an abs code b1676 which was a result of no electrical power to the abs module. I Drive The Car A Few Mile And The Abs Light Comes On And The Check Brakes Light Comes On And Stays On. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The abs light remained on but the 4wd flashed and then turned off. I was able to finally come to a complete stop by utilizing all the above plus use both of my feet to push brakes hard enough to come to a slow stop. The eps warning indicator flashed when the failure occurred.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Understand Wear And Tear On A Car Is The Responsibility Of The Owner, However, If It Is Maintained Well And Even The Mechanic Has Never Seen The Hcu And Ecu Go Out At The Same Time, ford Needs To Own Up To Their Mistake. Normally, the service engine soon light will stay on until the engine is cranked, then turn itself off if no malfunctions are present. Do you have some kind of dictionary for all error codes of this vehicle? The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. Over Stoppage… Took To Dealer They Said It Was A Connection To The Battery? Also, what is the meaning of the error code? If indicator does not illuminate when you switch the ignition on - or begins to flash at any time - have the system checked by your authorized dealer. The Failure Ceased For Two Years Before Recurring.
By the time the tow truck arrived the brakes were working fine. Said To Bring In When Lights Were On, During Business Hours. The Repairs Did Not Remedy The Failure Permanently. While driving about 10 more minutes they illuminated several more times. This Morning I Was Unable To Stop The Vehicle. It means it is time to change the oil and you do reset the light by holding the select and unit buttons for 5 to….
The Vehicle Was Taken To Dealer However The Exact Failure Was Unknown. The Lights Were Off Again. This Was Last Year And I Am Still Waiting For A Solution. They Cleaned Them, Cleared The Codes. Towed car to mechanic and discovered this has happened to a lot of people, yet when I checked there was no active recall on this item. Took To Local Dealer Kept Car 8 Days.
I Am Making Arrangements To Have Someone Else Pick Up Kids So When It Happens Again Tomorrow I Can Go Straight To Dealership After Work Or On My Lunch. Another Place Did A Diagnostic On It And Told Me That The Master Cylinder Is Fine And The Alarms Are Being Set Off Because The Battery Ports Were Corroded. The Current Mileage Was 64,000. You might want to bleed the brake lines. Brakes Failed While Pulling Into A Parking Place. My car only has 135000 miles and this is a safety issue that Ford needs to fix with a recall asap.
Drove Around The Corner To Get Onto The Freeway And The Lights Came On Again. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I Have Been Driving For Many Years And Have Never Experienced Anything Like This. Part is constructed very poorly and as a result safety is compromised and service repairs profit goes up!. This Is The 3rd Issue Of Brake Failure In This Vehicle And The Dealership Has Continued To Attempt To Make Fixes To No Avail.
The menu system provides access to menus for operating many of the vehicle's functions, such as setting the clock, door mirrors, locks, etc. Each Time I Start The Car, All Is Ok, As I Accellerate, There Is A Clunk As If The Engine Wants To Stall But Keeps Going Due To Momentum. I Have Contacted ford And They Are Not Familiar With This Issue However I Have Seen Other Mentions About This Online. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. There Were Several Repairs Made To Vehicle But The Specific Details Were Unavailable.
The vehicle was taken to the dealer where they stated that the rcm needed to be replaced. Drove To Pick Up Boys From Summer Program. Since Then This Has Happened Numerous Times. Not Even A Manager Available To Speak To Me. The approximate failure mileage was 151,703.
Did Not Hit Anything But Was Shaken Up. We Were Fortunately Only A Few Blocks From The Dealer And Were Able To Drive The Car In. The contact stated that while driving 45 mph, the abs light illuminated and the contact felt like the brakes were shaking. I hate doing the same job 2x. What do the dashboard symbols mean? Minor failures like a loose gas cap can cause warning lights to pop on, startling many drivers. After Doing A Quick Google Search It Seems That This Has Occurred In Multiple ford escape Hybrids Since 2005 And In Most 2008 Models With The Same Amount Of Miles.