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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Ford Fusion
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2012 Ford Fusion vs. 2012 Toyota Camry: Which Should I Buy?
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2012 Chevrolet Malibu vs. 2012 Ford Fusion: Which One Should I Buy?
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're a Doctor Who Makes House Calls
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You’re a Realtor or Real Estate Agent
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Just Retired
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The Best Used Cars to Buy For Fuel Economy
Saving money on gas is an important factor to consider when buying a car. The Honda Civic, Toyota Prius, and Ford Fusion all have great fuel economy.
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Highway Driving
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You're an Uber or Lyft Driver
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The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Need a Lot of Trunk Space
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Summer is a great time for a road trip, but often travelers like bringing all the conveniences of home along, in the form of an RV. Then they tow...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Families
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Engine cranks, but won't turn over
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power door lock on drivers side not working
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Hi there. I just purchased a 2016 Ford Focus with MyKey installed. I only received one key and cannot figure out how to clear the
Hi there. This seems to be a growing problem with these vehicles. In most cases, when you try the manual reset process, like this video on YouTube.com and it does not work, the best option is to visit the Ford...
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how do i turn on the advance trac it shows off whrn i started my car 2011 ford fusion
Hi There, You should be able to turn the Advance Trac system on by holding the brake pedal down while the car is running and then pressing the button and holding it for about 6 seconds. You should then see...
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My 2014 Ford Fusion sometimes won't start & gives me error codes for it overheating & service the advanced traction control.
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a couple of things that may be unrelated. The advanced traction control is nothing more than your vehicles traction control system. Your car is equipped with wheel speed sensors at each of...
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I'm trying to replace the engine coolant temp sensor on my 2007 ford fusion sel 3.0l v6. How do I install it? It doesn't seem to b
The sensor is held in place by a spring steel clip. Normally, pliers are needed to pry the retaining clip out. The new sensor should seat square to the bore in the cylinder head. If the sensor is sitting square...
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Identifying cause of serpentine belt being thrown
Hi there. It is always a good idea to replace all pulley's when you have a catastrophic serpentine belt "issue" as you've described. In most cases, the force of the belt breaking will cause a slight warp of one of...
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can i temporally get power steering back from a power steering assist fault in a 2011 ford fusion. want to trade in and not fix
Hi there. The Power Steering system on your Ford Fusion includes both the normal hydraulic system used for many years now to make steering your car easier, as well as a Power Steering Assist system that augments the regular power...
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Car has both a wrench light on and needs a thermostat/housing installed. Car won't accelerate properly and has been idiling
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Is it dangerous to drive with the service advancetrac light on
Hi there. It really depends as to what is causing the light to illuminate that would determine the safety of continual driving. In general, the warning light will illuminate when a system sensor detects a fault within one of the...
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my 2006 ford fusion has check charging system light on and temperature is up as well. What is it?
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Burnt rubber smell then couldn't accelerate or turn wheel & belt broke off
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2010 Ford Fusion Sport. Went to start and it clicked and refused. After I got a message saying check braking system. What is wrong
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2014 Ford Fusion Stuck at Park
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Hello. When starting my 2011 Ford Fusion today after being parked for 4 hours, I received the Power steering assist fault message
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Wrench light comes on and chokes, loud grinding noise when I go slow
The two problems are not relates most likely. The grinding when hitting brakes is worn out pads and rotors. The stalling and wrench light will need to have the engine computer scanned and checked for stored codes. The codes will...
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2013 ford fusion with no start button is not turning on no key detected
Hi There, If the key fob is not working, it is likely that the vehicle is not recognizing the key, which will result in the car not starting as you have indicated. This is done as a security measure which...
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First the car engine light started blinking and the car stuttered while decelerating and accelerating. now won't past 40 mph
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Ran out of oil and car is making a tapping noise ?
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My a/c blows warm when switched to drive. What can cause this?
Hello, thank you for writing in. There is a chance you may have a vacuum leak. You will need to check for them physically, or have a technician do so. Typically the vehicle has more power when at higher RPMs...

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