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I'm looking at buying a fusion and it sounds like it has a bad power steering pump. Could it be anything else?
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first thing to do is check the level of the power steering fluid. If it is low then you may just need to add some fluid to quite down the system. If it...
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No valve compression
On this engine when the crankshaft bolt broke then the timing would of got out of position and the pistons would have hit the valves and bent them. Internal engine damage is most likely and the engine would need to...
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Released top bolt on shock absorber
Hi there. Sadly, this tends to happen more often than you'd think. This video by Chris Fix on YouTube.com is actually pretty good information that should help you understand the components and how to correctly remove and replace them. ...
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When should I change the brakes? After how many Miles?? Thanks in advance
Brake pads (or brake shoes in the case of drum brake systems) are the principal "consumable" in a vehicle's brake system. The pads are not replaced according to any fixed schedule, or number of elapsed miles, but rather are simply...
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Noise from front end after a tire rotation. It sounds like four clacks and happens once each time the wheels make a full rotation.
Hi there. The noise is coming from the lug nuts. Check all of the lug nuts and make sure that they are tight. If the lug nuts are tight, then look at the center of the wheel and make sure...
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The CHECK FUEL FILL INLET message came on while I was driving down the highway and had not fueled in several days.
Try removing the gas cap and putting it back on. While the gas cap is off, check the seal on the cap and see if there is any cracks or damage to the seal. If the seal is good and...
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Power steering problems
It is possible that the low voltage condition was causing the steering faults. However if the steering was damaged during the tire blowout then you may have an intermittent problem that was present when the dealer looked at it and...
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I am trying to locate the electronic flasher module 2012 Ford Fusion
Hello - the flasher unit (turn signal/hazard warning flasher) itself is a blue plastic cube (golf ball size) located behind the the "knee panel" just to the left of the steering column. Visually identification is easy (bright blue). Should you...
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Car randomly died while driving, initially tried to turn over but now no power at all, scanner not piling up any codes.
Hi there. There could be an issue with the battery or the electrical system for the vehicle to stall out randomly. Check the battery for any loose connections and to see if the battery is fully charged. If there is...
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What does light shaped like a wrench mean
Hi There, This light indicates you car needs some kind of service. This light can mean many different things ranging from issues related to the transmission to the fuel injection system. Unfortunately, this is something requires the use of a...
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Replace Canister Purge Valve.
Billing question was sent to CS for the cost of labor to install a canister purge valve in the fuel system on a 2010 Ford Fusion with a 4L-2.5L engine.
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I've recently had the driver's side spring done along with the pads and discs on the brakes. Since getting my car back it is now making a clicking noise.
Hi there. The noise could could be the suspension being loose or the brakes could be sticking on at first. Check the suspension out and see if there is anything that could be loose. If the suspension is tight, then...
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Why does my 2006 Ford Fusion stall.
Hi there. Your Fusion can be stalling for any number of reasons. If the fuel system is producing as much pressure as you are stating then the fuel system should be fine. It sounds like you may have an issue...
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What makes gear indicator light on dash jumps when in r. Or d. Not p.n.l
Hi there. Typically a shift solenoid or sensor failure will cause these warning lights to illuminate on the dashboard. However, I've seen quite a few Ford Fusions have internal transmission failures that cause similar problems. I would recommend having a...
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My 2013 Ford Fusion doesn't have a odometer in the message center
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle's instrument cluster has a message center in the middle which will display a variety of information. You are able to change the display and the message that it carries with the appropriate...
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Breaks don't work without a lot of pressure, and is puttering when it is on
If unusual effort is required to depress the brake pedal, to get the vehicle to stop, that is often due to a fault in the brake booster or the vacuum supply and check valve in the booster circuit. If you...
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Hello, I just got my front lower ball joints and control arms replaced today, but I am now experiencing a tinking sound.
The most obvious possibility is damage to the CV joint during control arm replacement. In your application, the CV joint and boot will be impacted unless precautions are taken when the ball joint is separated from the steering knuckle. Indeed,...
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Advancetrac light is on no power steering not working
Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be having issues with the electric power steering module and system. Luckily there is a check engine light on, which means there is an engine diagnostic code that has been set....
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Loss of power steering at random times?
Hello. We'll be happy to answer your question. The recall that you have not completed is most likely while your power steering has an intermittent failure. In may of 2015 Ford announced the recall of an estimated 400,000 models; 2011...
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Issue is between 3rd and 4th gear during driving.
Hi there. Ford Fusion's are notorious for having transmission issues. In most cases, the problem you are describing has been determined to be caused by an internal hydraulic failure or obstruction. In some cases, it's due to debris inside the...

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