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  1. 2013 1.6L SEL

    3G Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hey y'all, I'm looking at purchasing a 2013 SEL with the 1.6L engine. It has 112,000 and the carfax looks pretty good. It's basically a one owner (first owner put 12,000 miles on it before the GPS crapped out and ford bought it back to fix it). The current owner has put about 100,000 miles on...
  2. DIY 2013 Engine Replacement

    3G DIY Garage
    I have a 2013 Ford Escape FWD, 1.6L that I purchased too quickly and ended up with one of the ones with a blown head gasket, cracked head, or block. So instead of paying someone else I successfully swapped the engine with a lower mileage engine and wanted to pass along what I learned for those...
  3. DIY 2014 1.6L head gasket replacement

    3G Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hello, I'm new to forum. I tried searching forum but no joy on trying to find info on performing diy head gasket replacement on 2014 1.6L engine. I do not have service manual and was hoping to find info here. Has anyone out there done such a job themselves? How difficult is it? Any special...
  4. New to us 2016 SE Deep Impact Blue

    3G Ford Escape Pictures & Videos
    Have owned a 2003 Ranger Supercab/4x4 since 2009, kinda a secondary vehicle as I am provided a work vehicle I can daily drive and we also have the wifes new Edge Titanium she daily drives. Was in the market for something more useful for us as far as room for our kid and a better mpg extra car...
  5. SE Highway MPG

    Fuel Economy and Gas Related Discussion
    Last weekend, I took my first highway trip between Torrance, CA and San Diego, CA. I use "Road Trip" on my iPhone to track mileage, MPG, etc. Here's what it said about my San Diego trip: 266 miles 9.51 gal MPG 27.96 On the trip I hit about a half hour of stop-and-go traffic, which hurt the MPG...
  6. Engine stalling or cutting out while driving

    3G Engine and Technical Discussion
    If there are any folks out there who have had this problem and taken it to the dealer only to be told "We cant duplicate it and we dont know what to do to fix it" I have just had to take mine to the dealer after 2 separate incidents of eng cutting out while turning at intersections, the fix for...
  7. 2013 1.6 Coolant leak

    3G Engine and Technical Discussion
    I have a 2013 Ford Escape SE 1.6L GTDI. I have taken my car in to the dealership 3 different times for coolant loss. Ford customer service has been contacted and the dealership has tried all of the recommendations at this point. Ford is now telling me that they can see the coolant levels drop...