2008 ford escape window scratches - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford Escape | C-MAX | Mercury Mariner Forum
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

Ford Escape | C-MAX | Mercury Mariner Forum This forum is for discussion of the Ford Escape, C-MAX, the Ford Escape Hybrid and the Mercury Mariner.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-18-2009, 15:14   #1 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 9
2008 ford escape window scratches

Has anyone noticed this?? I have a 2008 ford escape limited and noticed a lot of up and down scratches on the side windows of the car!!! I noticed this after the winter and i also see it in the fleet of ford escapes at my work place in the brooklyn ship yard area. What is causing this?? I have a 2006 ford fusion and there was a TSB on the window actuater and frame being on too tight. they had to adjust the frame and put them within spec. Ive also noticed them on the escapes i walked by in the mall. What the friken hell. I lubed the weather stripping when i bought the car 5 months ago but it didnt really helped. I called ford and they said that is not covered under warranty!!! Any help is appreciated.
jtugfestiva is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-19-2009, 13:01   #2 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 21
Re: 2008 ford escape window scratches

dirt/sand seems to get trapped into the felt really easy.
zoom_ute is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-19-2009, 15:26   #3 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 10
Re: 2008 ford escape window scratches

I've noticed the same thi8ng on my 2008 Escape. Small scratches appearing on the windows. Can't wait to see see if they try to gig me when I turn in the lease.
Fordblue is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2009, 12:23   #4 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 23
Re: 2008 ford escape window scratches

Hey i have an 08 XLT escape and ive also noticed the same thing. I suspect it is from scraping the ice and tiny particles of dirt scratching the window? Im not sure. Ive also noticed ive got lots of tiny stone chips all over my windscreen as well, i only use mine for local driving so it must be very "soft" glass. lol.
flnycus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-25-2009, 21:10   #5 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 9
Re: 2008 ford escape window scratches

soft glass??? i heard the 2008 ford escapes have laminated acoustic winshield and windows but softer i dont think so. i notice its thicker and sounds quieter when you knock on it compared to other cars ive tested. i really think its a design problem.
jtugfestiva is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-11-2010, 14:29   #6 (permalink)
TIW
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1
Re: 2008 ford escape window scratches

I have a 2009 ford escape and all the windows are scatching very easily. Has anyone else having this problem? Can anything be done?
TIW is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Trucks | Utes | Vans |SUVs | Crossovers > Ford Escape | C-MAX | Mercury Mariner Forum



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 16:50.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.