• (4.4) 23 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,464$7,868
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 20-25
  • Engine: 201-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 5
2004 Ford Escape

Our Take on the 2004 Ford Escape

What We Don't Like

  • Noise
  • Short seat bottoms
  • Construction quality
  • ABS not standard

Notable Features

  • Carlike qualities
  • Four-cylinder or V-6
  • Available Automatic 4WD
  • Compact size
  • Hybrid powertrain offered in mid-2004

2004 Ford Escape Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 23 reviews

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Fun car to drive

by Retired Guy from Gig Harbor, WA on October 6, 2009

The 6 cylinder is peppy but not great on mileage 18 city 24 country. It handles beautifully and the visibility for the driver is the best of any car I have owned. Short wheelbase allows great maneuver... Read Full Review

7 Trim Levels Available

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2004 Ford Escape Safety Ratings

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There are currently 10 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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