Ford Escape: Power distribution box
The power distribution box is located in the engine compartment. Refer to the Identifying components in the engine compartment section of the Maintenance and Specifications chapter for the location. The power distribution box contains high-current fuses that protect your vehicleвЂ™s main electrical systems from overloads.
WARNING: Always disconnect the battery before servicing high current fuses.
WARNING: To reduce risk of electrical shock, always replace the cover to the Power Distribution Box before reconnecting the battery or refilling fluid reservoirs.
The high-current fuses are coded as follows.
It is unnecessary to check the deflection of the drive belt periodically because your engine is equipped with an automatic belt tension adjuster. However, replacement of the belt should be don ...
This is the normal operating position after the engine is started. ...
SRS side airbag and SRS curtain airbag
The SRS side airbag is stored in the door side of each front seat seatback, which bears an вЂњSRS AIRBAGвЂќ label. In a moderate to severe side impact collision, the SRS side airbag on the im ...