Hybrid Car Repair & Maintenance for 2011 Ford Escape

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2011 Ford Escape Maintenance

A little service can go a long way. Select a maintenance service below to learn about properly caring for your 2011 Ford Escape.

FAQs About 2011 Ford Escape Hybrid Systems

  • Are Ford Escape hybrid vehicle systems more expensive to repair? It depends. Some high voltage items are only available as parts of larger units. We also offer promotional financing when you use the Firestone credit card.* (*Subject to credit approval.)
  • Why is my Ford Escape gas mileage getting worse? We can check that for you. Poorer gas mileage from your Ford Escape could be due to a failing or bad high voltage battery pack.
  • Why is the check engine light on in my Ford Escape? Your Ford Escape check engine light is trying to tell you something! It might be because there is a dirty oxygen sensor or a bad fuse. Or, something more serious could be going on, like misfiring. It's a good idea to come in for a diagnostic when you notice an illuminated check engine light.

Everyday Service for Your 2011 Ford Escape

Firestone Complete Auto Care offers hybrid car repair and maintenance. We service 2011 Ford Escapes like yours! That's right, you don't have to go to the Ford dealership for hybrid vehicle service. From the front suspension to the rear lights, your hybrid 2011 Ford Escape will be cared for like it was our own. You can trust our technicians for everyday maintenance for your 2011 Ford Escape, like brake pad/rotor replacement, tire service and repair, cabin air filter replacement, A/C service, wheel alignment, and even wiper replacement. Learn all about our hybrid car services here, and schedule an appointment today for Ford Escape maintenance.

High Voltage Services for Your 2011 Ford Escape

Hybrid vehicles can vary — a lot. Some are named "hybrids" because they rely on battery power to propel or assist in propelling the vehicle. A hybrid vehicle might plug-in to charge, and some hybrids have regenerative braking. And did you know? Some hybrid cars come with a traditional 12-volt battery along with a high-voltage battery. With so much variation in hybrid vehicles, your 2011 Ford Escape needs someone who knows it inside and out. We've got you covered. Your local Firestone Complete Auto Care location is equipped to provide conventional and low voltage services for all hybrid vehicles, including your 2011 Ford Escape.

Select locations also offer high voltage services. A high voltage service is one that involves removing the Ford's high voltage safety/service disconnect plug/switch, servicing any high voltage cables, the power inverter, the electric machines/motors, the high voltage battery pack, high voltage A/C compressor, etc. Call ahead of time to check which high voltage services are offered at your location. Some of these high voltage vehicle services may include:

Hybrid vehicle diagnostic: Once we identify the symptoms, a diagnostic is the next step we take when you bring your 2011 Ford Escape in to identify the root cause. a diagnostic is performed to get to the bottom of the trouble with your 2011 Ford Escape. With the information gathered, your technician can solve your hybrid car problems or determine if any more tests need to be performed. No repairs are performed without your consent.

Hybrid high voltage battery cooling system inspections: Your technician will inspect the Escape's battery filter (if applicable) and clean the ducts of the battery. (This applies to air-cooled high voltage batteries. Liquid-cooled or refrigerant-cooled high voltage batteries are inspected differently.)

High voltage cable inspection:  Your technician will look closely at the outside connectors and cable jackets on your Ford Escape and test to confirm that high voltage isn't making its way to the chassis. They'll notify you if a new cable is needed.

Isolation test: This test involves using a special tool to check for any high voltage pieces that may be "leaking" electric energy to the chassis.

Remove and replace hybrid electric battery: Is your Ford Escape's high voltage battery not as strong as it once was? Let us install a new one.

Health check for power electronic systems: We'll review the regenerative braking, power inverter, and/or electric drive machine(s)/motor(s) in your 2011 Ford Escape.

These are just a few of the more specialized hybrid car services that might be offered at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. We encourage you to call before making an appointment.

2011 Ford Escape Hybrid Maintenance

You don't have to wait for unusual leaks, smells, or sounds to come from your hybrid vehicle to make an appointment. Stay on top of your 2011 Ford Escape manufacturer suggested maintenance items to help prevent issues in the first place! Your nearby technician know how to perform Escape scheduled maintenance to help keep your vehicle running newer, longer.

We get pretty "charged up" thinking about the future of hybrid car care. You are, too, just by driving and taking care of your 2011 Ford Escape! Schedule an appointment now for high-quality hybrid vehicle service and repair for your Escape. Tons of locations remain open into the evening and on weekends.