How to Change Brake Pads on the 2003 Ford Escape?

Answer Changing the brake pads and rotors on a Ford Escape is a maintenance task you can perform yourself with a few basic tools and a little patience. Doing it yourself will save you the time and money o... Read More »

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How to Change Ford Escape Rear Brake Pads?

The Ford Escape is equipped with "drum-in-hat" rear disc brakes. This type of brake pads are much easier to change than the more common actuator type of rear disc brakes. The replacement procedure ... Read More »

How to Change the Front Brake Pads on a 2003 Ford Taurus?

Ford recommends that you inspect the brakes on the 2003 Ford Taurus every 5,000 miles. The brake pads endure the most punishment of all of the brake system components. They rub against the metal di... Read More »

How to Put Brake Pads on a 2001 Ford Escape?

The brake pads on a 2001 Ford Escape are designed like most other disk brake systems: once the material wears down to the backing plate, it will begin to squeal and will require replacement. The Fo... Read More »

How to Replace Brake Pads on a 2005 Ford Escape?

The 2005 Ford Escape is equipped with four-wheel disc brakes for better control and brake performance than earlier vehicles, which had combination drum/disc brake setups. While disc brake systems a... Read More »