The approximate failure mileage was 78,000. The leaking break oil seemed to be depend on the number of the break pushing. In addition, the contact stated that the steering wheel would intermittently pull to the right. As I was backing out of the garage, I noticed that the brakes were extremely soft. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The consumer also stated the vehicle could not be aligned and it pulls hard to the right at speeds above 45 mph. I could not believe that Ford had not issued a recall on the vehicle, especially when I was told by Ford that they had seen this problem before in the Escapes, and replacing only the master cylinder would not fix the problem.
I bought the car from a dealership so I'm not sure if this car had prior issues to that nothing was disclosed when I purchased it. The failure mileage was 16,555 and the current mileage 18,150. The latest situations I was stuck in traffic,stop and go, and began having problems getting the car in gear. Nov 04, 2013 While Coming To A Stop At A Major Intersection With A Car In Front Of Me, My 2009 ford escape Suddenly Accelerated And Would Not Stop, Despite My Frantic Efforts To Brake The Car; I Swerved To My Right, Went Through 6 Inches Of Snow On Grass Curb And Then Went Up A 5 Ft. Old parts have been retained. How does all this with the brakes just go bad over night? All items are shipped within 24 hours of completing our checkout if the part is already removed from the vehicle and in our warehouse. I am finding it hard to stop at red lights and on the highway.
There was no car accident involved in this car. The Contact Stated That While Driving Approximately 40 Mph, The Brake Pedal Traveled To The Floorboard Upon Being Depressed Without Warning. Repair included a new master cylinder and replacement brake fluid. The manufacturer was notified of the failures. If Not For The Snow Bank, I Would Have Continued Into The Very Busy Intersection, Where I And Other Drivers Would Have Undoubtedly Been Injured Or Killed. The approximate failure mileage was 21,300. If your brake pedal no longer has pressure and goes all the way to the floor with little effort, your brake master cylinder may need to be replaced.
They said that my front and rear brakes were perfectly normal, but being that I drive my vehicle everyday I know that something is up. My car is only 3. The vehicle has no light on for breaks or anything telling you is something wrong. The brake master cylinder supplies hydraulic pressure to your brake calipers and wheel cylinders. Ensure Proper FitTo confirm that this part fits your vehicle, enter your vehicle's Year, Make, Model, Trim and Engine in the Compatibility Table.
Ensure Proper FitTo confirm that this part fits your vehicle, enter your vehicle's Year, Make, Model, Trim and Engine in the Compatibility Table. The consumer stated the brakes failed and pulled severly to the right which caused the accident. In addition, the steering wheel made an abnormal noise. The master cylinder was replaced 2 times. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Mar 01, 2014 Excessive Wear On Front Brakes, Replaced At 18,000 Miles And Again At 25,000 Miles Plus Nu Calipers.
Brought It In To The Shop, Still With Intermittent Stalling While Driving. Rest assured that this item will arrive in a useable, presentable condition, not in pieces with hoses cut and broken pieces of metal. There are times when I'm in traffic I have to press really hard. The contact replaced the master cylinder, brake lines, and calipers, but the failure continued. I had to pump the breaks multiple times to make it stop. After brakes were replaced, brake fluid was still disappearing. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
As the brake pedal is pressed down, the master cylinder plunger pressurizes the brake lines to operate the calipers or wheel cylinders. During Checkout you will have the option to pay with PayPal, or use your credit card. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I also found a drip on my pedal from somewhere under the dash, after my foot slipped on the clutch from slick brake fluid, and nearly wrecked my car on I-70 when I needed to shift into a lower gear after my foot slid right off the pedal. Shipping charges are not refundable for returns or warranty returns. They seemed to work normally, but after that activation the brake pedal felt very soft and would not engage the brakes until the very end of the pedal travel.
About 2 blocks away, there had been heavy rainstorm, and when the consumer attempted to apply the brakes, the vehicle skidded and hit another vehicle in front of her. The manufacturer had not yet been contacted. Because this is a safety component within a reasonable mileage 140,000 vehicle mileage , this should be addressed by the oem with at least a tsb. Please use the Pay Now button to complete checkout of this item. The vehicle was repaired; however, the onboard diagnostic warning indicator illuminated and the vehicle experienced a loss of power. Notes: Master Cylinder -- New; Cardone Select; Supplied Without Reservoir. We pride ourselves on our quality used parts, fast delivery, and our high level of service.
Got It Fixed With No Incidents, But Could Have Been Worse. One occasion, it lasted over 3 month. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. The contact owns a 2009 Ford Focus. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failures. I Have To Cut The Car Off And On At Least 6 Times While Trying To Turn The Wheel Before It Unlocks And Allows Me To Move The Steering Wheel.
The power brake booster on your Ford vehicle uses vacuum created by the engine to apply extra power to the brake pedal, which increases braking ability and decreases pedal feel. My Husband Called The ford Dealer And Was Advised That The Entire Steering Column Would Need To Be Replaced, And I Would Have To Bear The Cost. She Then Noticed Grease And Oil On Both Front Wheels. I pulled over and turned off the car and then back on. The vehicle was taken to several independent mechanics who were unable to determine a permanent remedy to repair the vehicle.