The horn will chirp once to confirm the procedure is complete. Blown fuses are identified by a broken wire within the fuse. Driving Impressions The Ford Fusion delivers responsive handling, solid high-speed stability, and a nice, smooth ride. The 4r70w is a light transmission and i would suggest you have a shift kit put in and they make a heavier kit to beef it up. Interior Features The cabin of the Ford Fusion is comfortable and benefits from straightforward controls. Even allowing for people off on the holidays, it was in their shop for a very long time.
Refer to Replacing headlamp bulbs in the Lights chapter. To avoid activating the Belt-Minder feature for objects placed in the front passenger seat, warnings will only be given to large front seat occupants as determined by the front passenger sensing system. Vehicle line, series, body type 4. However, if the collision was minor and an authorized dealer finds that the belts do not show damage and continue to operate properly, they do not need to be replaced. Note: The interior lamps will illuminate.
The Fusion features a wide track, which makes it stand out on the freeway when viewed from behind. Contact the manufacturer of your child seat for information about ordering a tether strap. However, in some climates, you may need to use snow tires and chains. For most objects that are in the front passenger seat, the passenger airbag will be disabled. Note that the tire size, load index and speed rating for your vehicle may be different from this example.
I felt the transmission slipping and took it in mid-December to be checked. Again, you may not care. I really hope they fix this problem and that we didn't get a lemon. For 2008, the Fusion gets new features and options. Recirculated air may reduce the amount of time to cool down the interior of the vehicle and may also help reduce undesired odors from reaching the interior of the vehicle. Connect the negative - cable to the negative - terminal of the assisting battery. You are strongly urged to buy a reliable tire pressure gauge, as automatic service station gauges may be inaccurate.
Adjust the temperature control to maintain comfort. These quality products have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs;. Fusion's ride quality is as good as any car in the class, save perhaps the Toyota Camry. To lessen the risk of personal injury, do not put any part of your body under the vehicle while changing a tire. Removing the jumper cables Remove the jumper cables in the reverse order that they were connected. Same story on the problem with reverse when under 10 degrees.
Do not start your vehicle in a closed garage or in other enclosed areas. Turn the heater fan on in both vehicles to protect from any electrical surges. After the disabled vehicle has been started and the jumper cables removed, allow it to idle for several minutes so the engine computer can relearn its idle conditions. I have noticed this issue especially on cold days, when I put the car into reverse it jerks extremely hard continuously to the point of my car whole car is bouncing and it will not kick into gear. If service is necessary, see your dealer or qualified technician. If the parking brake is fully released, but the brake warning lamp remains illuminated, the brakes may not be working properly.
Failure to follow these instructions may increase the risk of personal injury in the event of a collision. Ford's Sync communications and entertainment system is offered for the first time, and the available navigation system adds voice activation. Contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. Do not tow with a slingbelt. To lock the steering wheel, remove the key then turn the steering wheel. Department of Transportation requires Ford Motor Company to give you the following information about tire grades exactly as the government has written it. The car we drove had a dark charcoal interior so everything was finished in black.
Shifting from D to L only locks out fifth and sixth gears. Both engines provide adequate power and fuel economy though they are outperformed by the engines offered by several competitors. The 2008 Fusion S comes with a standard five-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic. Set the fan speed to the highest setting. . Wait the desired amount of time for the exit delay you want up to three minutes , then turn the headlamp switch to. If your vehicle has been in an accident the alignment of your headlamps should be checked by your authorized dealer.
The available all-wheel-drive model provides exceptional handling stability on slippery surfaces. These temporary malfunctions can be corrected by filling the fuel tank with good quality fuel, properly tightening the fuel cap or letting the electrical system dry out. In keeping with its European influence, Ford has chosen to go with the soft touch for surface materials, which is expected in a luxury car but not in a mass-market car. Ford also says Fusion has a stiffer bodyshell than the Mazda6, which is good because a rigid structure is the key to a smooth ride and responsive handling. The more you know and understand about your vehicle, the greater the safety and pleasure you will derive from driving it. Tune to the desired station.