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I have a 2017 Ford Escape it started shaking so I took it to Autozone and they ran a diagnostic test which read P0303 misfire cylinder 3.
I changed all 4 spark plugs and 4 coils (there was some oil but not much not sure what that means either) haven鈥檛 been able to use the car in 2 weeks since, dash is now saying overheating immediately when I turn it on. All the fans come on, It shakes and turns off. I added coolant and noticed the the coolant line can be pinched when ON.
Has anyone had this problem and if so what can I do to fix it. Thanks 馃檹馃徎
Ford just replaced the engine in my 2017 for coolant intrusion into a cylinder. Common problem on these engines. Looks like Eco Boost is actually an Eco Brick. Won't buy another!!
 

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If it's the 1.5l there's a recall out.
Good day mate,
Do you know of such a Field Service Action being done by Ford Australia? I tried to find out to no avail.
Actually just yesterday been to dealer claiming coolant consumption. They did a pressure test and visual inspection, hadn't found anything wrong. No Field Sevise Action was mentioned...
Just wondering if anyone in AU has already done this? Thanks!
 

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Ford just replaced the engine in my 2017 for coolant intrusion into a cylinder. Common problem on these engines. Looks like Eco Boost is actually an Eco Brick. Won't buy another!!
2.0, the only way to go . . . Not nearly as many problems with that engine.
 

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Do you know of such a Field Service Action being done by Ford Australia?
Probably not. All Aussie car brand distributors seem very lax in getting recalls/ TSB's released. Your Escape 1.5l engine would most likely be built in a different plant (Bridgend UK) to the North American Escape. There seem to be less issues reported in markets outside North America- I've got no idea why.
 

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Probably not. All Aussie car brand distributors seem very lax in getting recalls/ TSB's released. Your Escape 1.5l engine would most likely be built in a different plant (Bridgend UK) to the North American Escape. There seem to be less issues reported in markets outside North America- I've got no idea why.
Thanks very much David!
Cheers,
Alex
 
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