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How to fix the hard power steering issue 2011 Ford Fusion
Hello - you are correct. This problem should be fixed by Ford under Recall #15V340000. This is a significant safety issue, and replacement of the steering gear is required. If you are not getting a satisfactory response from your Ford...
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I have a squeaking sound when I hit bumps on the left hand side
Hello. Most of the time when you get squeaks when hitting bumps it is due to worn out suspension bushings or an issue with the struts. I usually get the vehicle in the air and fully inspect the bushings and...
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Loud lifters. No power 2008 Ford Fusion
Hello - the lifter noise and loss of power are, I believe 2 separate issues. The noisy lifter problem is somewhat common on this engine - sometimes caused by poor oil supply (oil sludging). The loss of power issue is...
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Heat won't turn on with car running.
Hi there. With the Fusion vehicles, I recommend turning the defroster on high before you shut off the car to the day before. This way when you turn your car on by remote start, the defroster system will be working...
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My Car Says No key Detection & Wont start What Does This Mean?
If your ignition key is the fob style key where the key insert flips out or you have push button start, it may be as simple as a dead battery in the key fob. If you have a key for...
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transmission not in park
Hi there. What gear does it show when this occurs? Place the shifter in neutral and apply the parking brake, turn off the engine. Is the check engine light on? This could be a shifter concern, interlock switch concern, gear...
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Ford Fusion 2012 - Throttle control/transmission light
Hi there. The ETC (electronic throttle control)/transmission) light coming on, put the vehicle in limp home mode. This would feel like the vehicle has lost power. The APP (accelerator pedal position) may be at fault. The ETC/throttle body may be...
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Throttle position sensor - loose connection? 2012 Ford Fusion
Hello - yes, it is possible that the electrical connector for the throttle position sensor has a loose or poor connection. It is more likely that the throttle position sensor is failing. It has redundant circuitry, which accounts for some...
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Auxiliary belt squeaking, pulleys 2007 Ford Fusion
Hello - the noises you describe could be coming from the serpentine belt idler pulley, the belt itself, or the tensioner. I would recommend having the serpentine belt, and idler pulley, including the tensioner - replaced by a mobile, professional...
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Heater/ac blower resistor
This may be either the resistor or the wiring connection to the resistor. i would recommend first eliminating or confirming the resistor as the problem since this is much easier to test than faulty wiring. Many blower resistors control current...
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Car Jerks
This may be a sign of a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. The mass air flow sensor is a unit in the intake system that monitors air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected...
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I don't have any clue what happened!!!
Hello. The squeaky drive belt was the cause of the problem. It has likely failed. The water pump, which is driven by the drive belt, is responsible for the flow of coolant through the cooling system and the heater core....
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Gas Cap
The first to do is to look at the gas refueling location to see if you have the no cap design or the cap is just missing. If you have the no cap design then you do not have to...
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Intermittent stalling
Hello. The symptoms you are experiencing can commonly caused by wiring or electrical issues. A loose, damaged, or broken wire at one of the engine management system's vital components could suddenly cause the vehicle to stall if it disconnects or...
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Fuel tank leak
The fuel tanks in this vehicle is not repairable. You would need to have a new tank priced from the local dealer and that would be priced local to you only. If you need a mechanic like one from YourMechanic...
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How much would a motor mount replacement cost at Goodyear?
Hi there: A vehicle vibration while the stopped can be caused by multiple issues, ranging from improperly running engine due to a vacuum leak, ignition system or fuel system issues, or faulty or loose motor mounts. In regards to how...
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Check Engine Light is on
Your check engine light may come on for many different reasons such as a faulty mass air flow sensor, a faulty O2 sensor, a bad catalytic converter, bad spark plugs or wires and many other reasons. Unfortunately due to the...
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Battery keeps dying
The first thing to do is to have the battery fully charged and tested to see if it can take a load of at least 150 amps for 15 seconds. If battery is not holding a charge or load then...
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My radiator fan broke from hitting the shroud.
Hello Jennifer. One way you may be able to tell if the new fan is going to work will be to figure out why the old fan was being interfered with. Was anything about the shroud or the original fan...
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Did I destroy my brakes?
Hi there: The fact that you have to press your pedal fully down to engage your brakes is alarming. It's hard to tell you what type of damage may have occurred during your sudden deceleration, but it could be something...

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