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Old 09-13-2013, 10:35 PM   #11
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I go on Ford truck enthusiast.A Lot are on Escape central also.
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Old 09-24-2013, 12:51 AM   #12
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I had a 2010 Escape and traded it for my Focus. It also had that seam on the liftgate starting to rust and I had electronic rust inhibiting unit installed on the vehicle before it left the dealer.
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I had a 2010 Escape and traded it for my Focus. It also had that seam on the liftgate starting to rust and I had electronic rust inhibiting unit installed on the vehicle before it left the dealer.
Yeah I'm still pretty poed. I know a guy that does body work and he knew exactly what I was talking about when I called. He can do the repair for 200-300. After I have it done I'm gonna do tr krown rustproofing with the white oil to see if that keeps it from coming back. I'll have to do it yearly but it would be worth it if it keeps it at bay. :-/
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Old 09-27-2013, 10:45 PM   #14
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I would do the same the Escapes are great suvs.Keep it nice they last theres a lot with over 190,000 miles still running great
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Post like this make me happy I live where they dont salt the roads or any where near salt water. That stuff just kills vehicles. Even newer ones. I remember one time when I went to the virgin islands they had newer model truck rolling around with rust through the bed above the wheel wells and the other common spots like lower doors. Real weird seeing that on newer vehicles.
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