Coverage Charts

Please click on the component to see how the Extended Service Plans compare.

Engine | Steering | Electrical | Brakes | Front Suspension

Air Conditioning** and Heating | Transmission | Emissions

Front-Wheel Drive | Rear-Wheel Drive | Safety

High-Tech Components | Ford Audio | What's not covered?

Engine Powertrain Base Extra Premium
All internal lubricated parts yes yes yes yes
Cylinder block yes yes yes yes
Cylinder heads yes yes yes yes
Diesel injector pump yes yes yes
Diesel injectors and fuel lines yes yes
Diesel lift pump yes yes
Engine mounts yes yes
Flywheel yes yes yes yes
Flywheel ring gear yes yes
Fuel tank and lines yes yes
Gas fuel injectors and fuel lines yes yes yes
Harmonic balancer and bolt yes yes yes
Manifold, exhaust yes yes yes yes
Manifold, intake yes yes yes yes
Oil pan yes yes yes yes
Oil pump yes yes yes yes
Radiator and radiator fan yes yes
Radiator fan clutch or motor yes yes
Seals and gaskets yes yes yes yes
Thermostat yes yes yes yes
Thermostat housing yes yes yes yes
Timing chain cover yes yes yes yes
Timing chain, gears or belt yes yes yes yes
Turbocharger/Supercharger unit-factory installed yes yes yes yes
Valve covers yes yes yes yes
Water pump yes yes yes yes

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Steering Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Column lock yes yes yes
Cooler and lines yes yes yes
Control valve yes yes yes
Idler arm yes yes yes
Linkages and couplings yes yes yes
Power steering pump yes yes yes
Pulley assembly, power steering pump yes yes yes
Seals and gaskets yes yes yes
Steering gear housing, manual and power (includes all internal parts) yes yes yes

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Electrical Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Alternator yes yes yes
Backglass, heated (electrical only - not glass damage or breakage) yes yes yes
Charge and volt gauges yes
Clock, electric yes
Coil, ignition yes
Distributor assembly yes yes
Distributor cap and rotor yes yes
Distributor housing and shaft yes yes
Fuel pump yes yes yes
Ignition Lock yes
Ignition module, electronic yes yes
Ignition Switch yes yes yes
Mirrors, motorized (electrical only - not glass/housing damage or breakage) yes
Radiator fan relay yes yes yes
Starter motor yes yes yes
Starter motor solenoid yes yes yes
Switches, manually operated electrical yes yes yes
Temperature gauge yes
Voltage regulator yes yes yes
Wiper motors yes yes yes
Wiring harnesses (excluding sparkplug wires) yes yes yes

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Brakes Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Anti-lock brake module + sensor yes yes yes
Backing plates yes yes yes
Brake booster, power yes yes yes
Calipers yes yes yes
Combination valve yes yes yes
Lines and fittings yes yes yes
Master cylinder yes yes yes
Parking brake linkage and cables yes yes yes
Retainers and clips yes yes yes
Self-adjusters yes yes yes
Shaft, brake pedal yes yes yes
Springs yes yes yes
Wheel cylinders yes yes yes

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Front Suspension Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Ball joints, upper and lower yes yes yes
Control arms, upper and lower yes yes yes
Control arm shafts and bushings yes yes yes
Kingpins and bushings yes yes yes
Linkage and bushings yes yes yes
Load leveler suspension system yes
Spindle and spindle supports yes yes yes
Stabilizer bar yes yes yes
MacPherson struts (front and rear) yes yes yes
Springs (front and rear) yes
Tie rods yes yes yes

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Air Conditioning** & Heating Powertrain Base Extra Premium
A/C accumulator yes yes
A/C clutch yes yes yes
A/C clutch bearings yes yes yes
A/C compressor yes yes yes
A/C compressor head yes yes yes
A/C compressor seals yes yes yes
A/C compressor/clutch switch yes yes yes
Automatic temperature control yes yes
Condenser yes yes yes
Evaporator yes yes yes
Field coil yes yes yes
Heater blower motor yes yes
Heater control cables yes
Heater core assembly yes yes
Instrument panel registers and air ducts yes
Pulley yes yes yes

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Transmission Powertrain Base Extra Premium
All internal parts yes yes yes yes
Governor assembly yes yes yes
Kickdown linkage yes
Release hubs and bearings yes
Seals and gaskets yes yes yes yes
Torque converter yes yes yes yes
Transfer case, including all internal parts yes yes yes yes
Transmission case yes yes yes yes
Transmission linkage yes
Transmission module, external yes yes
Transmission mounts yes yes
Vacuum module yes yes

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Emissions Powertrain Base Extra Premium
AIR control valve yes
AIR idle vacuum valve yes
AIR supply valve, hose, and tube yes
AIR check valve assembly yes
Barometric pressure sensor yes
ECC relay assembly yes
EGR control valve yes
EGR pressure sensor yes
EGR regulator assembly yes
EGR valve adapter yes
EVAP vapor storage canister yes
Idler air control valve yes
Knock sensor yes
PCV hose assembly yes
PCV valve yes
PCV vapor filter yes
Temperature sensor, engine coolant yes
Vacuum restrictor yes
VAF sensor yes

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Front Wheel Drive Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Axle shafts yes yes yes yes
Bearings, front-wheel yes yes yes yes
Bearings, rear-wheel yes yes yes yes
Final drive housing and all internal parts yes yes yes yes
Hubs, automatic front-locking (four-wheel drive) yes yes yes yes
Locking rings (four-wheel drive) yes yes yes yes
Seals and gaskets yes yes yes yes
Universal and constant velocity joints yes yes yes yes

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Rear Wheel Drive Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Axle shafts yes yes yes yes
Bearings, front-wheel yes yes yes yes
Bearings, rear-wheel yes yes yes yes
Bearing, rear-wheel and axle hub yes
Drive axle housing and all internal parts yes yes yes yes
Drive shaft yes yes yes yes
Retainers yes yes yes yes
Seals and gaskets yes yes yes yes
Universal and constant velocity joints yes yes yes yes

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Safety Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Air bag module assembly yes
Door ajar warning switch assembly yes
Guides, bezels, brackets, and supports (seat belts/shoulder straps) yes
Head restraint retainers and sleeves, seatbelt yes
Lock cylinder, door yes
Lock lever assembly, door yes
Lock lever assembly, tailgate yes
Lock lever retainers, clips, and brackets yes
Module, passive restraint yes
Diagnostic module assembly, air bag yes
Seatbelt buckle (front and rear) yes
Seatbelt motor drive assembly yes
Seatbelt retractors yes
Seatbelt restraint carrier yes
Seatbelt track assembly yes
Seatbelt warning chime assembly yes
Sensors, air bag yes
Shoulder strap track assembly yes
Wiring assembly, air bag yes

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High Tech Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Air suspension, electronic (selected components) yes yes
Anti-theft alarm (factory installed) yes
Compass and thermometer readout displays yes yes
Instrument cluster, electronic (excluding dash pad, clock, radio, and graphic equalizer) yes yes
Keyless entry system (excluding door handles) yes yes
Power antenna yes yes
Power door locks and retainer clips (excluding door handles) yes yes
Power seat motors yes yes
yes yes
Power window motors/regulators yes yes
Speed control yes yes
Windshield, Insta-Clear (electrical only - not glass damage or breakage) yes yes

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Ford Audio Powertrain Base Extra Premium
Antenna, radio (base assembly) yes
Brackets, cables, and wiring yes
Controls, rear seat yes
Cellular phone, receiver, handset, speaker assembly, and antenna -- factory-installed yes
Radio (AM/FM), speakers, cassette player, digital CD player, graphic equalizer, premium sound amplifier -- factory-installed yes

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* Not available in Hawaii.

** If system has R-12 refrigerant, R-12 will be used for replacement, while supplies last. If R-12 is not available, the system will be converted to use R-13, a refrigerant or equivalent. If replacement is due to covered component, ESP will cover it. If due to a non-covered component, customer is responsible.

These are the only components not covered by ford esp's premiumcare

Mechanical – Service adjustments/cleaning; battery/cables; belts, hoses, brakes (front hub, drums, shoes, linings, disc rotors and pads); coolant; exhaust system (including catalytic converter); lights (bulbs, sealed beam and lenses); filters, fluids, lubricants; manual clutch disc; shock absorbers; sparkplugs/wires; squeaks and rattles; tires; tune-ups; wheel balancing; wheel alignment; wheel studs; wiper blades.

Exterior – Service adjustments (glass and body parts); bright-metal, bumpers, door handles, glass, moldings, ornamentation, paint, rust, sheet metal; sideview mirrors (glass/housing); water leaks; weatherstrip; wheel covers/ornaments; wind noise.

Interior – Buttons, carpet, dash pad, door and window handles, knobs; rearview mirror (glass/housing); trim, upholstery.

Effective Date: July, 1999