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2006 Ford Escape
Problems & Complaints
CarComplaints.com Notes: With solid trends of engine failure — $4,500 to fix at 85,000 miles avg — AND transmission failure — $3,000 to fix at 75,000 miles avg — we can't recommend the 2006 Ford Escape to anyone except your worst enemy.
Worst 2006 Escape Problems by Category
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- transmission problems100NHTSA complaints: 24
- engine problems66NHTSA complaints: 150
- body / paint problems17NHTSA complaints: 38
- windows / windshield problems17NHTSA complaints: 15
- drivetrain problems13NHTSA complaints: 45
- interior accessories problems11NHTSA complaints: 8
- brakes problems7NHTSA complaints: 50
- electrical problems5NHTSA complaints: 23
- wheels / hubs problems4NHTSA complaints: 14
- fuel system problems3NHTSA complaints: 34
- seat belts / air bags problems2NHTSA complaints: 19
- suspension problems2NHTSA complaints: 41
- steering problems1NHTSA complaints: 12
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 8
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 5
- lights problemsNHTSA: 1
- AC / heater problemsNHTSA: 1
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