Removing 2011 ford escape valance

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Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby fieldz27 - November 15th, 2017, 11:46 am

I was wondering if anyone knew if it was a good idea to remove the valance and replace it with a rubber bumper gaurd to
give it more clearance
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby thesavo - November 15th, 2017, 4:38 pm

This part?
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby FRENCHY - November 15th, 2017, 6:19 pm

I think he mean the front air deflector below the bumper.

Ford call it a valance.
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby thesavo - November 15th, 2017, 6:32 pm

FRENCHY wrote:I think he mean the front air deflector below the bumper.

Ford call it a valance.
Oh, the Air dam?

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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby MadMax - November 15th, 2017, 7:26 pm

Removing the air dam will cost you a couple of mpgs
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby thesavo - November 15th, 2017, 8:45 pm

This, number 7?


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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby fieldz27 - November 15th, 2017, 10:01 pm

thesavo wrote:This, number 7?

Yeah number 7
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby fieldz27 - November 15th, 2017, 10:09 pm

thesavo wrote:This, number 7?

Yeah 7
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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby thesavo - November 16th, 2017, 7:05 am

fieldz27 wrote:Yeah 7
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http://workshop-manuals.com/mercury/mar ... page_6501/

Stop at step 5.

Tools:
-little sockets, ~7-10mm if I remember right.
-dental pick for the push-pin fasteners.
-parts dish.


Note: you may have to tap on page 6501



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Re: Removing 2011 ford escape valance

Postby FRENCHY - November 16th, 2017, 7:24 am

Side note
The 09+ Front air deflector is not the same as the figure.
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