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The Best Used Cars to Buy For Fuel Economy
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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 for Families
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Rough idle and power brakes not working after throttlebody cleaning and idle relearn procedure
Loss of power assist raises the possibility of a vacuum leak and a vacuum leak alone could account for the rough idle. In any event, you should first resolve the brake issue in case it is due to a vacuum...
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2017 ford fusion downhill assist stuck on
Hi Levalle. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Since your car is 2017, you should contact your Ford dealership first to let them know about this issue. Having a third-party mechanic suggest or complete any repairs would likely void any warranty....
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My car does a little jerk between 30 and 40 mph then it goes away when I speed up? There are no engine lights on or anything so wh
The jerking could be due to the turbocharger (if equipped) or it could be a transmission shift issue. If turbocharger related, it is probably "normal". If transmission related, some tests would have to be performed to determine the cause and...
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2011 Ford Fusion idling rough and stalling out
The power brakes on your vehicle rely on engine vacuum. If a vacuum leak were to develop anywhere after the supply leaves the intake manifold, on its way to the brake booster, the engine could run poorly. To diagnose this...
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2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid won’t start. Seems normal but when I fully turn my key there’s a car with lock that blinks
The warning light means that the engine immobilizer system has detected a fault and/or is not recognizing the key. You can attempt to reset the whole system by removing the key from the car. Then, disconnect the negative battery cable...
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08 Ford fusion, I had a remote start installed so I could defrost but only thing is is my climate control won't turn on with the c
The switch you are referring to might be a momentary contact type. It is probably possible to put in a different type of switch that is wired into the "run" circuit such that the fan will come on when the...
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When I start my car it and try to pull off it shakes and then cut off I was told it was the fuel pressure sensor which I replaced
You will need to have computer scanned for codes and supply the codes you get so I can help you better. The fuel system pressure sensor is an input for the fuel pump control module so it can control the...
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WHY WOULD I BE GETTING OIL IN MY INTAKE SYSTEM ON A 2016 FORD FUSION 1.5l TURBO
Many times on turbo engines if the PCV system is not working properly, the engine will get oil in the intake system. I would recommend having your vehicle inspected for a potential warranty repair with the PCV system on your...
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Unplugged output shaft speed sensor to look at possible shotty wiring, plugged it back in, and car shifts worse than before
When you disconnected and reinstalled sensor connector you may have lost most if not all of the connection and may need to remove and clean out connections and new sensor pins with an electronics cleaner and apply a small amount...
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Can a blown compressor cause your charging system to malfunction
The alternator and a/c compressor are both powered by your vehicle's serpentine belt. If the compressor pulley bearing is seized and/or if the compressor itself is seized, the serpentine belt will not be able to turn and, of course, that...
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Car is dying when taking it from reverse to drive
Hi Andrea. Thanks for contacting us today. This can be a very tricky symptom to diagnose, as it could be a mechanical problem within the transmission, dirty transmission fluid that simply needs to be flushed, or an electrical issue with...
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Regarding the ABS light and traction control lights coming on - on snowy road. Is it safe to drive the car.?
If the ABS and traction lights are on and stay on then there is a problem in the system and will need to be tested. It is okay to drive the vehicle with the understanding the systems are inactive and...
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Rattling noise inside engine when AC/Heater/Air on
You may have a serpentine belt or tensioner issue and may need to have them replaced but first should have a mechanic like one from YourMechanic diagnose the problem to verify the noise.
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I have a service autotraction system message come on in my Ford Fusion 2012 se 2.5L. I was wondering the cost
The cost to repair the system is highly dependent on exactly what is wrong and that can only be determined after a diagnostic is performed. If a wire has come loose, the cost to repair will be quite low. If...
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2008 ford fusion output shaft speed sensor connector part number
You will need to visit the local Ford dealer so you can get the connector since the connector is only available with the transmission harness. The junk yard is the only other place you could go to get just the...
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If my 09 Ford Fusion only drives forward and not backwards what should I do
Hi Cinco. Thanks for contacting us today. In most cases, when you have forward gears working but no reverse in an automatic transmission, it's an indication of a failed reverse gear. This will require an inspection from a professional transmission...
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My radio works, but my sync system for my 2012 Ford Fusion dosent, what’s the problem?
Most likely the Bluetooth function of your stereo is integrated into the radio unit itself. Therefore the radio itself would likely need to be replaced in order to resolve this issue unfortunately. I would recommend having the radio unit inspected...
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I recently replaced the battery in my vehicle; after replacing the battery the car horn completely stopped working.
To diagnose this you can check for battery voltage at the horn terminals when you activate the horn button. If voltage is present, the horn is defective. If no voltage is present, trace the circuit back to the battery and...
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Car overheating
Hi Susan. Thanks for contacting us today. If the car is still overheating after replacing the water pump, thermostat and temperature sensor, then there could a several reasons why. First, and most common (even with many auto repair shops) is...
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Shifting issue
It is very possible that you could be having intermittent shift solenoid issues with those two shift solenoids. I would recommend having the shift solenoids tested and inspected by a qualified transmission specialist in your area to determine if they...

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