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  1. 2013 SEL backup camera install problems

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I know this topic has been talked to death because I have spent a few hours searching for answers on here but I couldn't find what I was looking for. I recently bought a 2013 escape and it didn't have a backup camera or navigation. I used FORscan and got the navigation working and backup camera...
  2. Rear view camera unavailable message

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    When I first start my 2017 Escape I am getting a black screen that states look around etc. Then I get a message on the screen that states the backup camera is unavailable. I can put the car in park or drive and then reverse but the unavailable message still shows up. After driving for a time...
  3. Front Camera Failure

    4G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Not what I wanted to see in the morning on my new car. Anyone else seen this message before? 2020 Ford Escape Titanium 2.0 awd
  4. 2013 Titanium Backup Camera Problem

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    New owner and new to this community! Just bought a 2013 Escape Titanium 4wd, and the backup camera isn't working correctly. When I put it in reverse the camera is shown, but the image is backwards (mirrored). It also doesn't display any of the colored lines. I've toggled all the camera settings...
  5. Backup camera not working sometimes

    3G Exterior and Interior
    Hey Guys & Gals, I have caught the fixit bug and found nico forum for my other vehicle helped save time and money for diy repairs as an alternative to costly dealership service charges. My 2013 Ford Escape SE, 90000 miles, has been really solid, and I am very happy with it's performance as a...
  6. 2013 SE backup camera on 4.3" display

    3G DIY Garage
    Hey, I'm wondering if anyone has found a way to show a backup camera on a 2013 escape stock display, its the 4.3" display with sync, not the touch version. I plan on trying to hack up my own method but thought I would see if it has been done before to save some research/time. Thanks
  7. Pins on OEM BU camera

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Hey there everybody, Recently bought a 2015 Escape, and planning to install a BU camera. Instead of drilling the original trim, and installing an aftermarket camera. i thought of finding the trim with the camera on Ebay & replacing the one that i have. and installing a Mytouch lockpick to...
  8. Add a backup camera to a 2013 Escape?

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    Does anyone know if it's possible to add an OEM backup camera to a 2013 Escape? Would this be easy or difficult?
  9. Can the rear camera be used going forward?

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    2015 SE. Just wondering if it will help me when towing....
  10. LockPick for a backup camera

    3G DIY Garage
    So after the dealership I bought my 2013 Escape SEL from falsely advertised about it having a back up camera they have agreed to get one put in. I know Ford doesn't make anything directly due to I checked. So I would like to go with the Lockpick that is available online which works with the...
  11. How to route front camera wires into the cab?

    3G DIY Garage
    Hello everybody! I have just purchased a MFT Lockpick 2 device for my 2014 FE Ti. I want to add a front camera to it. But looking under the hood I've no idea how to run wires into the cabin. There is a very little space in there! I've seen in these forums that people have done that. Could...
  12. Camera View

    Ford Escape General Discussion
    This may be a silly question, but should I be able to see the license plate on the rear camera? On an unrelated note, I got about 28 mpg on a recent 250 mile trip of mostly highway, with about 20 miles of stop-and-go included. Thanks!
  13. Rearview mirror camera install - pictures

    3G DIY Garage
    Hi Guys, just to post very quick some images and a little explanation on how I installed the camera on my car. Key point. 1. I wanted the camera an monitor to turn on only when in reverse. 2. I wanted to mess as less with the car electrical wiring as possible. 3. I did not wanted to cut, trim...
  14. Advise pls - Sensors or 3M tint

    Ford Escape General Discussion
    Dear Ford Escape fans I have purchased the 2014 S model that comes with a standard rear view camera. However, the showroom manager offered me either free parking sensors or 3M tinting (both same price). What do you advise me guys? Go for sensors or tint? One of the salesmans told me go for...
  15. Ordered the MFT Lockpick

    3G Electronics, Audio, and Lighting
    I know there have been a few on here interested in the Lockpick from Coastaletech. I want to let you know I've ordered one and should be here by the 13th. I also ordered a camera on ebay. That's coming from Hong Kong, so that may take a little while. But I'll have the lockpick installed as...