Should a 2008 ford escape hybrid need to be warmed up before driving

Asked by Guru6M3HN Apr 06, 2020 at 02:31 PM about the 2008 Ford Escape

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I live in an area where the weather conditions are mostly mild.
My 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid is extremely sluggish at the very beginning of my
drive.......it is not revving high. it just crawls at 1 mile an hour for a bit

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Warming up has nothing to do with it. From a dead start, you're running on hybrid battery only. I'd suspect that there's a defect in that system. Have a mechanic review this.

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