Question about 2008 Ford Escape

1 Answer

I'm trying to replace the front seat covers on my 2008 Ford Escape. How do I remove the head rests??

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Greenhorn:

    A rookie expert who has answered 20 questions on their first day.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 53 Answers

Press the realese end pull upward on them at the same time,

Posted on Dec 01, 2012

Ad

3 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
wfservices
  • 260 Answers

SOURCE: We need to remove the

Head Restraints Removal

  1. Unscrew front seat head rest guide rod retainers (610A18) .
  1. Pull up on front seat back head restraint (611A08) . Compress foam in area of front seat head rest guide rod sleeves (610A16) .
  1. Remove front seat back head restraint positioning springs. Pull front seat back head restraint up and out.
Installation
  1. Slide front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat back head restraint posts.
  1. Compress foam in front seat head rest guide rod sleeve area. Install positioning springs on front seat head rest guide rod sleeves .
  1. Insert front seat back head restraint posts (notches on posts facing rearward) into front seat head rest guide rod sleeves and push down to engage positioning spring.
  1. NOTE: Front seat back head restraint must operate smoothly throughout its range of travel, must remain in any fixed position, and must not be freely removable from the seat back. If any of these conditions are not met, check for proper installation of positioning spring onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeve .

    Tighten front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeves .
  1. Adjust front seat back head restraint by applying hand pressure, either up or down, to center area of front seat back head restraint .

9a4d433.gif

Posted on Aug 21, 2010

jaysonemanme
  • 500 Answers

SOURCE: HOW DO I REMOVE DOME

usually you just take a small flathead screwdriver and pry the cover off. better if done when its warm to avoid breaking it

Posted on Jan 19, 2011

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

2008 ford escape. removal of rear bumper cover


Pop the Hatchback open and remove the connectors
from the top of the bumper cover.

Optional Step: Using a Floor Jack, raise both sides
of the car in the back, supporting both sides with
jack stands, and remove the rear wheels.

Using Torx Bits, remove the inner rear wheel well
lining.

Get behind the rear wheel well and loosen the bolts
holding the bumper brackets on. They're pretty
difficult to find and remove. Be Patient. Do the
same to the other side.

Remove the rear bumper cover by pulling the cover
outward from the part nearest the wheel on both
sides. Once removed, take off the 2 black mounting
brackets from the bumper cover.

Good Luck

Feb 27, 2015 | 2008 Ford Escape

2 Answers

2008 Ford Escape front passenger seat belt is completely locked up and won't extend. How do I fix this?


the seat belt mechanism could be getting worn out. usually you would have to replace the seat belt retractor but try some WD-40 and see if that helps

Nov 11, 2013 | 2008 Ford Escape

1 Answer

How do I remove the interior light cover on a 2009 ford escape.


If you look very closely, there is a small indention area either at the front or the rear of the light cover. Take a tool, a small flat head screwdriver, and gently press until the light cover begins to move. It should pop right off. Just as easy to replace. Hope this helps.

Apr 18, 2013 | 2009 Ford Escape

1 Answer

How to remove front seat headrest on a 2008 Ford Escape? Have new seat covers and need to be able to remove them to install.


There is a Pin hole on one side of the headrest in the plastic base. You have someone put a small Allen wrench in the hole till it presses against the metal spring and also on the release on the other side, then pull the headrest out. You will have to press on the spring to put the head rest back in also.

Dec 27, 2010 | 2008 Ford Escape

1 Answer

We need to remove the drives side head rest to install a seat cover, but we cannot figure out how to remove the head rest. How do you remove the driver's side head rest?


Head Restraints Removal
  1. Unscrew front seat head rest guide rod retainers (610A18) .
  1. Pull up on front seat back head restraint (611A08) . Compress foam in area of front seat head rest guide rod sleeves (610A16) .
  1. Remove front seat back head restraint positioning springs. Pull front seat back head restraint up and out.
Installation
  1. Slide front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat back head restraint posts.
  1. Compress foam in front seat head rest guide rod sleeve area. Install positioning springs on front seat head rest guide rod sleeves .
  1. Insert front seat back head restraint posts (notches on posts facing rearward) into front seat head rest guide rod sleeves and push down to engage positioning spring.
  1. NOTE: Front seat back head restraint must operate smoothly throughout its range of travel, must remain in any fixed position, and must not be freely removable from the seat back. If any of these conditions are not met, check for proper installation of positioning spring onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeve .

    Tighten front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeves .
  1. Adjust front seat back head restraint by applying hand pressure, either up or down, to center area of front seat back head restraint .

9a4d433.gif

Aug 21, 2010 | 1998 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

07 Expedition second row seat head rest cover plate removal


There should either be a little button at the base of the headrest that you push, or a small hole in the rod part, with a hole in it. Push in the hole with a pen, or a small nail to release the headrest.

Dec 27, 2009 | 2007 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer EL

2 Answers

Need to replace head lamps on Ford Escape 2001,


there are 4 bolts that hold lamp in. the first 2 are obious. the others are behind the front bumper..the bumper must be removed to expose them...here is a cpoy of the manual to change..good luck

Headlamp Assembly Removal and Installation
  1. NOTE: Make sure that the headlamp switch and the ignition switch are in the OFF position.
    Remove the front bumper cover. For additional information, refer to Section 501-19.
  1. NOTE: Pull headlamp assembly forward to access electrical connectors.
    Remove the headlamp assembly.
    1. Remove the three bolts.
    1. Loosen the nut.
    • Disconnect the electrical connectors.
    a0045726.gif
  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.
    • If necessary, adjust the headlamps. For additional information, refer to Headlamp Adjustment in this section.

Apr 22, 2009 | 2003 Ford Escape

1 Answer

How to remover 2008 f150 supercrew front seat head restriants


There should be two little buttons under the head rest (one on each side of the bars) they should pull out slightly and you should be able to raise each one. If you are trying to remove them completely, i believe there are tiny screws that hold the bar retainers in place on top of the seats. Hope this helps.

Mar 14, 2009 | 2008 Ford F 150 2WD

1 Answer

How do you remove the headrest on a 1996 ford crown victoria?


Head Restraints Each front seat is equipped with dual-post design front seat back head restraint (611A08). The front seat back head restraint is installed as follows:
  • It travels on dual posts which have notches to engage a spring-loaded catch in the guide.
  • The front seat back spring assembly retains the front seat head rest guide rod sleeve (610A16).
  • The front seat back head restraint is adjustable from its normal position to a raised position of approximately 25 mm (1 inch).
  • Pull up on the front seat back head restraint to raise it. Pushing down will return it to its normal position.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Removal
  1. Unscrew front seat head rest guide rod retainers (610A18).
  1. Pull up on front seat back head restraint (611A08). Compress foam in area of front seat head rest guide rod sleeves (610A16).
  1. Remove front seat back head restraint positioning springs. Pull front seat back head restraint up and out.
Installation
  1. Slide front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat back head restraint posts.
  1. Compress foam in front seat head rest guide rod sleeve area. Install positioning springs on front seat head rest guide rod sleeves.
  1. Insert front seat back head restraint posts (notches on posts facing rearward) into front seat head rest guide rod sleeves and push down to engage positioning spring.
  1. Tighten front seat head rest guide rod retainers onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeves.
  1. NOTE: Front seat back head restraint must operate smoothly throughout its range of travel, must remain in any fixed position, and must not be freely removable from the seat back. If any of these conditions are not met, check for proper installation of positioning spring onto front seat head rest guide rod sleeve.

    Adjust front seat back head restraint by applying hand pressure, either up or down, to center area of front seat back head restraint.

Mar 01, 2009 | 1996 Ford Crown Victoria

Not finding what you are looking for?
2008 Ford Escape Logo

351 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5546 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...