- April 11: Ford Recalls 435,000 Escapes For Rusted Subframes
- March 4: Ford Agrees to Fix 1,600,000 Cars That 'Limp Home'
- February 8: Ford Wants Class-Action Lawsuit Thrown Out
- February 6: Congrats Chrysler! Most Recalls of 2013
- February 5: Investigation Closed Into Steering Gear Problems in Ford Trucks
- January 21: 10 Out of 11 Minicars Flunk Crash Test
- January 19: Ford Recalls Vehicles for Steering and Windshield Problems
2003 Ford Escort
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2003 Escort Problems by Category
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- electrical problems1
- steering problems1
- suspension problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- transmission problems1NHTSA complaints: 1
- engine problemsNHTSA: 3
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 2
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 1
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 1
- body / paint problemsNHTSA: 1
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 1
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