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2006 Ford Fusion Manual

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  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    ...Instrument Cluster Warning lights and chimes Gauges 4 10 10 14 Entertainment Systems AM/FM ...CD 17 17 21 Climate Controls Manual heating and air conditioning Automatic temperature control ... and Security Keys Locks Anti-theft system 69 69 71 82 1 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    ...Seating Safety restraints Airbags Child restraints 88 88 94 108 123 Tires, Wheels and ... Fuel pump shut-off switch Fuses and relays Changing tires Lug Nut Torque ... 190 Customer Assistance Reporting safety defects (U.S. only) 191 197 Cleaning 198 2 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    ... Engine compartment Engine oil Battery Engine Coolant Fuel information Air filter(s) Part numbers Refill capacities Lubricant specifications ... may change the contents without notice and without incurring obligation. Copyright © 2006 Ford Motor Company 3 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ... the safety switch will automatically cut off the fuel supply to the engine. The switch can also be activated through sudden vibration ...contained in comments highlighted by the warning triangle symbol. These comments should be read and observed. 4 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    ... is fitted with sophisticated electronic controls. Please read the section Supplemental restraint system (SRS) in the Seating and Safety Restraints chapter. Failure to follow the specific warnings and instructions could result in personal injury. 5 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    ...modules in the vehicle, such as engine, throttle, steering or brake systems. In order to properly diagnose and service your vehicle, Ford.... Other parties may seek to access the information independently of Ford Motor Company and Ford of Canada. 6 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 7
    ... cellular phones, pagers, portable email devices, in-vehicle communications systems, telematics devices and portable two-way radios. A...are unique to your vehicle. Refer to this Owner's Guide for all other required information and warnings. 7 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ... Child Seat Lower Anchor Brake System Brake Fluid Non-Petroleum Based Speed Control Powertrain Malfunction Master Lighting Switch ... Compartment Fuel Pump Reset Windshield Defrost/Demist Windshield Wash/Wipe Rear Window Defrost/Demist 8 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    ... Acid Fan Warning Maintain Correct Fluid Level Engine Air Filter Jack MAX MIN Power Steering Fluid Emission System Passenger Compartment Air Filter Check Fuel Cap Low Tire Pressure Warning 9 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ...your vehicle to make sure the bulbs work. If any light remains on after starting the vehicle, refer to the respective system warning light for additional information. 10 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ...turned to the ON position. If the brake system warning light does not illuminate at this time, seek service immediately from your authorized ... It will take you longer to stop the vehicle. Have the vehicle checked by your authorized dealer. 11 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    Instrument Cluster Anti-lock brake system (if equipped): If the ABS light stays ABS illuminated or continues to flash, a...equipped): Illuminates when the fuel level in the fuel tank is at or near empty (refer to Fuel gauge in this chapter). 12 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    ... the left or right turn signal or the hazard lights are turned on. If the indicators flash faster, check for a burned out bulb. High beams: ... warning stays on after the park brake is off, contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 13 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ...(between "H" and "C"). If it enters the red section, the engine is overheating. Stop the vehicle as soon as safely possible, switch off...let the engine cool. Never remove the coolant reservoir cap while the engine is running or hot. 14 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    ... tachometer pointer continuously at the top of the scale may damage the engine. Odometer: Registers the total miles (kilometers) of ...Center Refer to Message Center in the Driver Controls chapter on how to switch the display from Metric to English. 15 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    ... center INFO button until "TRIP" appears in the display (this represents the trip mode). Press the control again to select Trip A and Trip B features. Press and hold the RESET button for two seconds to reset. 16 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ... Systems AUDIO SYSTEMS AM/FM Single CD/MP3 sound system (if equipped) Accessory delay: Your vehicle is equipped with accessory ... with an in-dash clock, refer to Clock in the Driver Controls chapter for instructions on how to set the time. 17 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    ...begin playing. If there are less than six strong stations, the system will store the last one in the remaining presets. Bass: Press ...to turn the feature on/off. compression status is displayed. Press 4. AUX: This control is not operational. 18 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    Entertainment Systems 5. SEEK : Press to access the next strong station or track. 6. Play/Pause: Press to pause a CD that is ... name, disc title and file name (if available). SEEK: Press to access the 14. previous strong station or track. 19 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    Entertainment Systems 15. AM/FM: Press to select AM/FM1/FM2 frequency band. 16.... enter CD mode. If a CD is already loaded into the system, CD play will begin where it ended last. If no ...will read NO DISC. 19. CD slot: Insert a CD label side up. 20 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    Entertainment Systems Premium/Audiophile AM/FM In-dash Six CD/MP3 sound system (if equipped) Accessory delay: Your vehicle is equipped... Press again to return to the playing media. 3. MENU: Press to toggle through the following modes: 21 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ... 1 will begin playing. If there are less than six strong stations, the system will store the last one in the remaining presets. Bass: Press / to adjust the... only) Use / to select and optimize sound for ALL SEATS, DRIVERS SEAT or REAR SEATS. 22 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    Entertainment Systems Track/Folder Mode: Available only on MP3 discs in CD mode. / to toggle ... discs, if available. 10. FF (Fast forward): Press to manually advance in a CD track. 11. REW (Rewind): Press to manually reverse in a CD track. 23 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ...: Press to enter CD mode. If a CD is already loaded into the system, CD play will begin where it ended last. If no CD is loaded,... adhesive labels. Ballpoint pens may damage CDs. Please contact your authorized dealer for further information. 24 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 25
    ..., mountains, tall buildings, power lines, electric fences, traffic lights and thunderstorms can interfere with your reception. • Station ...a stronger signal may overtake a weaker one and play while the weak station frequency is displayed. 25 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ... for further information. Audio system warranty and service: Refer to the Warranty Guide for audio system warranty information. If service is necessary, see your dealer or qualified technician. 26 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    Climate Controls MANUAL HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) 1. Temperature selection: Controls the temperature ... efficiency. Engages (defrost) and (floor/defrost). automatically in MAX A/C, Cannot be disabled in MAX A/C mode. 27 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    ... Fan speed adjustment: Controls the volume of air circulated in the vehicle. Manual heating and air conditioning system operating tips • ... the fan speed to the highest setting. Direct the outer instrument panel vents towards the side windows. 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... projectiles in a collision or sudden stop. AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (ATC) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED) Temperature conversion: To switch between ... is equipped with both rear defroster and heated mirrors, the same button will activate both. 29 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ... in all airflow selections except MAX A/C. 5. A/C control: Press to activate/deactivate air conditioning. Use with recirculated air to improve .... EXT: Press to display outside temperature. Press again to display cabin temperature settings. 30 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    Climate Controls Automatic Temperature Control (ATC) system with heated seats (if equipped) Temperature conversion: To switch between Fahrenheit... is equipped with both rear defroster and heated mirrors, the same button will activate both. 31 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... all airflow selections except MAX A/C. 12. A/C control: Press to activate/deactivate air conditioning. Use with recirculated air to improve ...or off, and outside or recirculated air, to heat or cool the vehicle to reach the desired temperature. 32 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ...reduce humidity build up inside the vehicle, do not drive with the system OFF, or with recirculated air engaged and A/C off. • Do not put...and to provide colder airflow. • Set highest fan speed initially, then adjust to maintain comfort. 33 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... or sudden stop. REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER R The rear defroster control is located on the climate control panel and works to clear the rear ... rear window. This may cause damage to the heated grid lines and will not be covered by your warranty. 34 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... and tail lamps. Turns the headlamps on. Autolamp control The autolamp system provides light sensitive automatic on-off control of the...RUN and then back to LOCK. 4. Turn the headlamp switch to the autolamp position. The headlamps will turn on. 35 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ... not activate the tail lamps and generally may not provide adequate lighting during these conditions. Failure to activate your headlamps under these conditions may result in a collision. 36 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    Lights High beams Push the lever toward the instrument panel to activate. Pull the lever towards you to deactivate. OFF.... If your vehicle has been in an accident the alignment of your headlamps should be checked by your authorized dealer. 37 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... down) or counterclockwise (to adjust up). The horizontal edge of the brighter light should touch the horizontal reference line. 6. Close the...hood and turn off the lamps. HORIZONTAL AIM IS NOT REQUIRED FOR THIS VEHICLE AND IS NON-ADJUSTABLE. 38 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    Lights TURN SIGNAL CONTROL • Push down to activate the left turn signal. • Push up to activate the right turn ...will clear within 45 minutes of headlamp operation. Replacing exterior bulbs Check the operation of all the bulbs frequently. 39 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    ... replacement bulbs are clear in color except where noted. To replace all instrument panel lights - see your authorized dealer. Replacing headlamp ... (lower) replacement 1. Make sure headlamp switch is in the OFF position, then open the hood. 40 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    Lights 2. Reach over the front bolster. 3. Disengage top of flexible washer bottle filler neck from snap strap ...represent the vertical reference position. 8. From the 15 degree position rotate the bulb socket clockwise to a locked position. 41 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    Lights 9. Tuck the 2 lead wires into the lamp housing to assure that they are not pinched when installing the protective rubber... direction. (Driver's side only) 3. Remove the AirTube from the air filter assembly. (Driver's side only). 42 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    Lights 4. Remove screw from oval splash shield access panel from the exterior wheel well area. Lift up and rearward to release a... the bulb socket and discard the old bulb socket. 11. Connect the new bulb socket to the electrical connector. 43 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    Lights Handle a halogen headlamp bulb carefully and keep out of children's reach. Grasp the bulb only by its plastic ... signal bulbs 1. Make sure headlamp switch is in the OFF position, then open the hood. 2. Reach over the front bolster. 44 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    Lights 3. Remove screw from oval splash shield access panel from the exterior wheel well area. Lift up and rearward to release a... clockwise to locked position. 12. Reinstall splash shield access panel with screw (Passenger side only with ABS). 45 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    Lights Replacing front side marker bulbs 1. Make sure the headlamp control is in the OFF position. 2. Pry the lamp away ... from the Luggage Scuff Plate (hard molding) for a long period of time. Doing so may result in permanent deformation. 46 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    Lights 4. Remove the bulb socket by turning it counterclockwise and pulling it straight out. 5. Pull the bulb from the socket...by turning counterclockwise. 4. Carefully pull the bulb out from the socket. Install new bulb(s) in reverse order. 47 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    Lights Replacing foglamp bulbs (if equipped) 1. Make sure the foglamp switch is in the OFF position. 2. From underneath the vehicle, ... the bulb from the harness assembly via the two snap clips. Install the new bulb in reverse order. 48 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ... the speed of the wipers. Speed dependent wipers: When the wiper control is set on the intermittent settings, the speed of the wipers will ... control in the Autolamp position and the windshield wipers are turned on (for a fixed period of time). 49 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    ... Never adjust the steering wheel when the vehicle is moving. ILLUMINATED VISOR MIRROR (IF EQUIPPED) Lift the mirror cover to turn on ...the visor back into the headliner, visor must be retracted before moving it back towards the windshield. 50 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    ... or a similar object. CLOCK (IF EQUIPPED) Press the right (+) control to move the time display forwards. Press the left (-) control to ... (on hinges inside utility compartment) 3. Utility compartment with power point and coin holder inside 51 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ...use the power point for operating the cigarette lighter element (if equipped). To prevent the fuse from being blown, do not use ... the lighter element and socket. The lighter will be released from its heating position when it is ready to be used. 52 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    ... any position to stop the window operation. Accessory delay With accessory delay, the window switches, audio system, and moonroof (if equipped... after the ignition switch is turned to the 1 (LOCK) (OFF) position or until any door is opened. 53 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    ... day/night mirror will change from the normal (high reflective) state to the non-glare (darkened) state when bright lights (glare) reach ... the direction you wish to tilt the mirror. 3. Return to the center position to lock mirrors in place. 54 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ...may vary according to your option package. The controls for using your speed control are located on the steering wheel for your convenience. 1. Press the ON control and release it. 2. Accelerate to the desired speed. 55 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ...3. Press the SET + control and release it. 4. Take your foot off the accelerator pedal. light on... clutch pedal (if equipped) Disengaging the speed control will not erase previous set speed. ... if the vehicle speed is not faster than 30 mph (48 km/h). 56 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    ... Tap-Down function. Press and release this control to decrease the vehicle set speed in small amounts by 1 mph (1.6 km/h). • Depress the brake pedal until the desired vehicle speed is reached and press the SET control. 57 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... speed control set speed memory is erased. STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS (IF EQUIPPED) Radio control features • Press MEDIA to select AM, ... • Press next/previous preset station. In CD mode: to listen to the • Press next track on the disc. 58 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ...Controls In any mode: • Press VOL + or - to adjust the volume. Climate control features Press TEMP + or - to adjust temperature. Press FAN +... the moon roof or leave children unattended in the vehicle. They may seriously hurt themselves. 59 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ..., pull it toward the front of the vehicle Accessory delay: With accessory delay, the window switches, audio system, and moon roof (if ...10 minutes after the ignition switch is turned to the 1 (LOCK) (OFF) position or until any door is opened 60 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    ...system will also notify you of potential vehicle problems with a display of system warnings followed by a long indicator chime. Selectable...Trip Elapsed Drive Time 1 or 2 Odometer/Trip odometer Refer to Gauges in the Instrument Cluster chapter. 61 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ... (liter) 1. Drive the vehicle at least 5 miles (8 km) with the speed control system engaged to display a stabilized average. 2. Record the ... reset the function) after setting the speed control to get accurate highway fuel economy readings. 62 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ... voltage lines. For optimum calibration, turn off all electrical accessories (heater/air conditioning, wipers, etc.) and make sure all vehicle ... are displayed. (Do not select Trip, DTE, or AFE. The top of the message center must be blank). 63 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    ... down again. 7. Press the SETUP control repeatedly until the correct zone setting for your geographic location is displayed on the message .... This will take up to three circles to complete calibration. 10. The compass is now calibrated. 64 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ... of the system check report is as follows: 1. DOORS CLOSED 2. ENGINE TEMPERATURE 3. CHARGING SYSTEM 4. OIL PRESSURE 5. BRAKE FLUID LEVEL 6. EXTERIOR LAMPS 7. FUEL LEVEL 8. DISTANCE TO EMPTY 65 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ...System warnings System warnings alert you to possible problems or malfunctions in your vehicle's operating systems. In the event of a multiple warning situation, ... will not reappear until an ignition LOCK/OFF-RUN cycle has been completed. 66 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ... ajar Park brake engaged Low fuel level Check charging system Check brake system Low brake fluid Trunk ajar Compass error (if equipped...stays on after the park brake is off, contact your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 67 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    Driver Controls CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM. Displayed when the brake system needs servicing. If the warning stays on or continues ...INTERIOR TRUNK CONTROL Press the remote trunk release control on the instrument panel to the left of the steering wheel. 68 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    ... case of an emergency. For more information regarding programming replacement IKTs, refer to the SecuriLock passive anti-theft system section later in this chapter. 69 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ... gain more leverage when rotating the IKT in the ignition lock cylinder, you can readjust the location of your thumb to grasp the IKT on the control. outer edge next to the 70 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... vehicle can still be locked, with the key in the ignition, using the manual lock control on the door, locking the driver's door with a key..., the vehicle can be locked from any method, regardless of whether the key is in the ignition or not. 71 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ... of your Integrated Keyhead Transmitter, or • Driver power door lock control (Note: The driver's door must be open, then closed). The ... to confirm the programming mode has been exited. Repeat the procedure to turn the feature on or off. 72 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... in the event they become locked inside the luggage compartment. Adults are advised to familiarize themselves with the operation and location of the release handle. 73 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ... of a material that will glow for hours in darkness following brief exposure to ambient light. The "T" shaped handle will be located ... Canada. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful 74 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ... with the remote entry system, make sure to take ALL Integrated Keyhead Transmitters with you to the authorized dealer in order to aid in troubleshooting the problem. 75 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ... seconds or until the ignition is turned to the 3 (RUN) position. The inside lights will not turn off if: • they have been turned...will only operate when the ignition is in the 1 (LOCK) position. Opening the trunk Press 76 once to open the trunk. 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ... in the battery housing cavity. 5. Snap the battery cover back onto the key. Note: Replacement of the battery will not cause the IKT to ..., you can either reprogram them yourself, or take all IKTs to your authorized dealer for reprogramming. 77 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    ... is used to unlock the door(s). The illuminated entry system will turn off the interior lights if: • the ignition is turned to the 3 (... entry You may enable/disable this feature by having your vehicle serviced by your authorized dealer. 78 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... the power door unlock control twice within 5 seconds. Note: The horn will chirp once to indicate the perimeter lighting feature has been deactivated...will shut them off 30 minutes after the ignition has been turned to the 1 (LOCK) position. 79 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ...opened. Note: The autounlock feature is disabled on vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. Deactivating/activating autolock feature Your vehicle...; there are two methods to enable/disable this feature: • Through your authorized dealer or 80 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ...position to the 1 (LOCK) position. 4. Press the power door unlock control on the door panel three times. 5. Turn the ignition back to the... repeated. If the procedure needs to be repeated, wait a minimum of 30 seconds before beginning again. 81 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ...is an engine immobilization system. This system is designed to help prevent the engine from being started unless a coded Integrated Keyhead Transmitter ...of these systems may result in vehicle starting problems and a loss of security protection. 82 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    ...(RUN) position, the indicator will glow for 3 seconds to indicate normal system functionality. If a problem occurs with the SecuriLock system, the... extended period of time or flashes rapidly, have the system serviced by your authorized dealer. 83 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    ... Integrated Keyhead Transmitters or standard SecuriLock coded keys to your vehicle. This procedure will program both the engine immobilizer keycode and ... you must take your vehicle to your authorized dealer to have the spare key(s) programmed. 84 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ... will operate the remote entry system (if the new key is an Integrated Keyhead Transmitter). The theft indicator light will illuminate for ... additional new unprogrammed key(s), wait twenty seconds and then repeat this procedure from Step 1. 85 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... from the ignition. Either of the following actions will prearm the alarm system: control on the remote entry transmitter portion of your • ... and the trunk are closed indicating the vehicle is locked and entering the 20 second countdown. 86 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ... when the alarm is sounding. The alarm system will still be armed. Pressing the power door UNLOCK control within the 20 ... entry transmitter portion of your IKT. • The ignition is turned to the 3 (ON) position with an invalid SecuriLock key. 87 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ...event of a rear collision. Adjust your head restraint so that it is located directly or as close as possible behind your head. The head restraints... moved up by pulling up on the head restraint. Push release button to lower head restraint. 88 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    Seating and Safety Restraints Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped) The lumbar control is located on the side of the seat cushion. Turn ... and the lap belt snug and low across the hips. Lift handle to move seat forward or backward. 89 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ... the cushion and pump downward to lower the cushion to the desired location. Adjusting the front power seat (if equipped) Never ... to slide under the seat's safety belt, resulting in severe personal injuries in the event of a collision. 90 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    .... Failure to follow these instructions may interfere with the front passenger seat sensing system. The control is located on the ... cushion. Move the switch in the direction of the arrows to raise or lower the rear portion of the seat cushion. 91 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ... One or both rear seatbacks can be folded down to provide additional cargo space. To lower the seatback(s), pull the release handle(s) located inside the trunk. 92 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... in the event of a sudden stop or collision. Make sure that the safety belts for the rear center passenger is properly routed over the rear seatback. 93 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ... Control Module (RCM) with impact and safing sensors. • Restraint system warning light and back-up tone. • The electrical wiring for... belt usage sensors, driver seat position sensor, front passenger sensing system, and indicator lights. 94 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... the vehicle is equipped with the side air curtain system. Driver and passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints The dual-... help protect smaller drivers sitting close to the driver airbag by providing a lower airbag output level. 95 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ...off the front passenger airbag and passenger seat-mounted side airbag. The system is designed to help protect small (child size) ... belt pretensioner activation depending upon safety belt usage. Refer to Safety belt section in this chapter. 96 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... or a back-up tone to indicate the condition of the system. Refer to the Warning light section in the Instrument Cluster chapter. Routine ... dealer immediately. Unless serviced, the system may not function properly in the event of a collision. 97 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... always properly wear their safety belts, even when an air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) is provided. It is extremely dangerous to ride in... years old and under in the back seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints. 98 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    .... • This safety belt system has a retractor assembly that is designed to extend the safety belt webbing in a controlled manner. This helps... the Belt and Retractor assembly after an accident could increase the risk of injury in a collision. 99 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    ... locking in response to vehicle movement. For example, if the driver brakes suddenly or turns a corner sharply, or the vehicle receives an impact ... in the shoulder belt. The automatic locking mode is not available on the driver safety belt. 100 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ... belt system. The safety belt pretensioner uses the same crash sensor system as the front airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS). When the ... seat-mounted side airbags and side air curtains (if equipped), and safety belt pretensioners. 101 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ... Safety belt maintenance Inspect the safety belt systems periodically to make sure they work properly... sure there are no nicks, tears or cuts. Replace if necessary. All safety belt ...equipped), child safety seat LATCH and tether anchors, and attaching 102 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ...switch is turned to the ON position...Then...The safety belt warning light illuminates 1-2 minutes and the warning chime sounds 4-8 ... warning light in the instrument cluster when the driver's and front passenger's safety belt is unbuckled. 103 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... are buckled. The BeltMinder feature is activated - the safety belt warning light illuminates and the warning chime sounds for 6 seconds every 30 seconds, repeating for approximately 5 minutes or until the safety belts are buckled. 104 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ...death to front seat occupants by 45% in cars, and by 60% in light trucks. Nearly 1 of 2 deaths occur in single-vehicle crashes, ...t work” “Traffic is light” “Belts wrinkle my clothes” “The people I’m with don’t wear belts” 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ... and Safety Restraints Reasons given..."I have an airbag" Consider...Airbags offer greater protection when used with safety belts. Frontal ... performing the following procedure: Before following the procedure, make sure that: • The parking brake is set 106 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    ...for 3 seconds, followed by 3 seconds with the light off, then followed by the safety belt warning light flashing 4 times per second for 3 seconds again. 107 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    ... always properly wear their safety belts, even when an air bag supplemental restraint system (SRS) is provided. Always transport children 12 years old and under in the back seat and always properly use appropriate child restraints. 108 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ...including frame, bumper, front end body structure and tow hooks) may affect the performance of the airbag system, increasing the risk of injury. Do not modify the front end of the vehicle. 109 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    ... back. How does the safety belt pretensioner and airbag supplemental restraint system work? The safety belt pretensioner and airbag ...not rollover, side-impact, or rear-impacts unless the collision causes sufficient longitudinal deceleration. 110 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    ... restrained as far away from the airbag module as possible while maintaining vehicle control. Several air bag system components get hot after ... later in this chapter • safety belt pretensioners • one or more impact and safing sensors 111 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... electrical system wiring (including the impact sensors), the system wiring, the airbag system readiness light, the airbag back up power, the airbag ... seat. • a front passenger takes his/her weight off of the seat for a period of time. 112 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    ... • When the front passenger sensing system enables the front passenger frontal airbag (may inflate), the indicator lamp will be unlit and stay unlit. 113 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ... position for about two minutes. This will allow the system to detect that person and enable the passenger's frontal airbag. • If the indicator lamp ... in a crash. Always sit upright against your seatback, with your feet on the floor. 114 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... to be incorrectly interpreted by the front passenger sensing system. The person in the front passenger seat may appear heavier or lighter due to the conditions described in the list above. 115 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ... with the front passenger sensing system, the airbag readiness light in the instrument cluster will stay lit. If the airbag readiness ...the Ford Customer Relationship Center at the phone number shown in the Customer Assistance section of this Owner's Guide. 116 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ...by one or more of the following: • The readiness light (same light for front and side airbag system) will either flash or stay ...not lean your head on the door. The side airbag could injure you as it deploys from the side of the seatback. 117 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ...airbags (including side air curtain systems). The side airbag system consists of the following: • An inflatable nylon bag (airbag) ...sustains lateral deceleration sufficient to cause the sensors to close an electrical circuit that initiates airbag inflation. 118 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    ... one or more of the following: • The readiness light (same light as used for front airbag system) will either flash or stay lit...authorized dealer immediately. Unless serviced, the system may not function properly in the event of a collision. 119 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    .... See your authorized dealer. Do not attempt to service, repair, or modify the airbag supplemental restraint system, its fuses, or the seat cover on a seat containing an airbag. See your authorized dealer. 120 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    .... • The same warning light, electronic control and diagnostic unit as used for the front airbags. • Two crash sensors located ... belts, can help reduce the risk of severe injuries in the event of a significant side impact collision. 121 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    ... SRS uses a readiness light in the instrument cluster or a tone to indicate the condition of the system. Refer to the Airbag readiness section in the Instrument cluster chapter. Routine maintenance of the airbag is not required. 122 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ... by one or more of the following: • The readiness light (same light as used for front airbag system) will either flash or stay lit. • The... follow the instructions and warnings that come with any infant or child restraint you might use. 123 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    ...wear safety belts. Follow all the important safety restraint and airbag precautions that apply to adult passengers in your vehicle. If the ...to fit properly. Generally this is when they weigh about 80 lb. (36 kg) (about 8 to 12 years old). 124 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    ... centered on the shoulder and chest? • Can the child stay seated like this for the whole trip? Types ...you cannot find a seating position that adequately supports your child's head, a high back ...shoulder belts if your child is over 40 lb. (18 kg). 125 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    ... shelf or carpet liner under the booster seat may improve this condition. The importance of shoulder belts Using a booster without a shoulder belt... for the upper part of the body and may increase the risk of injury or death in a collision. 126 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... seat: • Review and follow the information presented in the Airbag Supplemental Restraint System section in this chapter. • Use the correct safety... a seating position with LATCH and tether anchors. For more information on top tether straps 127 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    ...or infant carriers should never be placed in front of an active passenger airbag. Installing child safety seats with combination lap and shoulder...possible. 1. Position the child safety seat in a seat with a combination lap and shoulder belt. 128 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ...tongue through the child seat according to the child seat manufacturer's instructions. Be sure the belt webbing is not twisted. 4. Insert the... a snap and feel the latch engage. Make sure the tongue is latched securely by pulling on it. 129 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    ... seat forward and back to make sure the seat is securely held in place. To check this, grab the seat at the belt path and attempt to move it side to... Steps 2 through 9. Check to make sure the child seat is properly secured before each use. 130 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... and between the head restraint posts, otherwise route the tether strap over the top of the seatback. 3. Locate the correct anchor for the selected seating position. 131 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... seat tightly using the LATCH anchors or safety belts. Follow the instructions in this chapter. 7. Tighten the child safety seat tether strap ... to the proper tether anchor. See Attaching safety seats with tether straps in this chapter. 132 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... The LATCH anchors are below the locator symbols on the seat back. Follow the child seat manufacturer's instructions to properly install a ...with LATCH attachments. Attach LATCH lower attachments of the child seat only to the anchors shown. 133 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... severe crash. Each time you use the safety seat, check that the seat is properly attached to the lower anchors and tether anchor....If the safety seat is not anchored properly, the risk of a child being injured in a crash greatly increases. 134 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ...a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled conditions on a specified government test course. For example, ...test surfaces of asphalt and concrete. A tire marked C may have poor traction performance. 135 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... to dissipate heat when tested under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel. Sustained high temperature can cause ... the inflation pressure beyond this pressure will not increase the tire's load carrying capability. 136 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ... up to half of its air pressure without appearing flat. Every day before you drive, check your tires. If one looks lower than ..., if equipped). Inflate all tires to the inflation pressure recommended by Ford Motor Company. 137 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    Tires, Wheels and Loading Use a tire gauge to check the tire inflation pressure, including the spare (if equipped), at ... and adjust them to the proper pressure which can be found on the Safety Compliance Certification Label or Tire Label. 138 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ...make sure there are no nails or other objects embedded that could poke a hole in the tire and cause an air leak. 7. Check the sidewalls to make sure there are no gouges, cuts or bulges. 139 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ... nails or glass that may be wedged in the tread grooves. Check for holes or cuts that may permit air leakage from the tire and make necessary repairs. ... be damaged during off-road use, so inspection after off-road use is also recommended. 140 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ...be replaced after 6 years of normal service. Heat caused by hot climates or frequent high loading conditions can accelerate the aging .... Important: Remember to replace the wheel valve stems when the road tires are replaced on your vehicle. 141 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    ...be out of alignment. Have an authorized dealer check the wheel alignment periodically. Wheel misalignment in the front or the rear can cause uneven and rapid treadwear of your tires and should be corrected by an authorized dealer. 142 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ... wear ask an authorized dealer to check for and correct any wheel misalignment, tire imbalance or mechanical problem involved before tire rotation....tire/wheel it is intended for temporary use only and should not be used in a tire rotation. 143 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    ... and Rim Association (T&RA), that may be used for service on cars, SUVs, minivans and light trucks. Note: If your tire size does not begin... find this information in your Owner's Guide. If not, contact a local tire dealer. 144 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    ... pressure. These speed ratings may need to be adjusted for the difference in conditions. The ratings range from 81 mph (130 km/h) to ... used for traceability. This information is used to contact customers if a tire defect requires a recall. 145 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    ... to dissipate heat when tested under controlled conditions on a specified indoor laboratory test wheel. 13. Maximum Permissible Inflation Pressure... may have additional markings, notes or warnings such as standard load, radial tubeless, etc. 146 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    ...designated by the Tire and Rim Association (T&RA), that is intended for service on light trucks. 2. Load Range/Load Inflation Limits: ...load and tire pressure when the tire is used as a single; defined as two tires (total) on the rear axle. 147 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ...Tire and Rim Association (T&RA), that is intended for temporary service on cars, SUVs, minivans and light trucks. 2. 145: Indicates the ... to the payload description and graphic in the Vehicle loading - with and without a trailer section. 148 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ...the rear tires. This could cause damage to the vehicle's wheel house or body. • Do not use tire ... cables do not touch any wiring, brake lines or fuel lines. • Drive cautiously. If... not exceed 30 mph (48 km/h) with tire cables on your vehicle. 149 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    Tires, Wheels and Loading VEHICLE LOADING This section will guide you in the proper loading of your vehicle to keep your .... Overloading or improperly loading your vehicle can contribute to loss of vehicle control and vehicle rollover. 150 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    Tires, Wheels and Loading Example only: Cargo Weight - includes all weight added to the Base Curb Weight, including cargo and ... is the total weight placed on each axle (front and rear) - including vehicle curb weight and all payload. 151 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ...substandard vehicle handling or performance, engine, transmission and/or structural damage, serious damage to the vehicle, loss of control and personal .../or structural damage, serious damage to the vehicle, loss of control and personal injury. 152 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ... and/or personal injury. Steps for determining the correct load limit: 1. Locate the statement "The combined weight of occupants and cargo should never ...would be: 635 kg - (5 x 99 kg) - (5 x 13.5 kg) = 635 - 495 - 67.5 = 72.5 kg. 153 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ...have room for 12-100 lb. (45 kg) bags of cement. Do you have enough load ...you remove 3-100 lb. (45 kg) cement bags, then the load calculation would be: 1400 - ...is not equipped to tow. No towing packages are available through an authorized dealer. 154 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ... wheels on a dolly or use a car-hauling trailer. All Wheel Drive (AWD) vehicles: Do not tow your All Wheel Drive vehicle with ... as vehicle or transaxle damage may occur. It is recommended to tow your vehicle using a car-hauling trailer. 155 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    ... starts. Starting your vehicle Engine starting is controlled by the powertrain control system. This system meets all Canadian Interference-... very high temperatures in the engine and exhaust system, creating the risk of fire or other damage. 156 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ... your vehicle in dry grass or other dry ground cover. The emission system heats up the engine compartment and exhaust system, which ... accessories are off. If starting a vehicle with an 2 1 automatic transmission: • Make sure the parking brake is set. 157 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    ...(START). Some warning lights will briefly illuminate. See Warning lights and chimes in the Instrument Cluster chapter for more information regarding the warning lights. 158 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 159
    ... least one inch (2.5 cm) or adjust the heating or air conditioning to bring in fresh air. USING THE ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (IF EQUIPPED) An ... shock, do not use your heater with ungrounded electrical systems or two-pronged (cheater) adapters. 159 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ...information on the brake BRAKE system warning light. Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) (if equipped) Your vehicle may be ...your BRAKE BRAKE warning lamp illuminates with the parking brake released, have your brake system serviced immediately.) 160 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ... as possible. TRACTION CONTROL (IF EQUIPPED) The Traction Control system helps you maintain the stability and steerability of your vehicle, especially .... The system will allow your vehicle to make better use of available traction in these conditions. 161 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    ... and enable a successful "rocking" maneuver. When the Traction Control system is off, an indicator light will illuminate and will remain on until the ...at its furthest turning points (until it stops) for more than a few seconds when the engine is running. 162 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... the power steering system checked by your authorized dealer. AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OPERATION Brake-shift interlock This... gearshift lever from being moved from P (Park) when the ignition is in the RUN position unless brake pedal is depressed. 163 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    ... vehicle until you verify that the brakelamps are working. Always set the parking brake fully and make sure the gearshift is latched in P...illuminated, the brakes may not be working properly. See your authorized dealer as soon as possible. 164 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ... locks the transaxle and prevents the front wheels from turning. To put your vehicle in gear: • Depress the brake pedal • Move the gearshift ... move backward. Always come to a complete stop before shifting into and out of R (Reverse). 165 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... operates in gears one through five. L (Low) Provides more engine braking when the accelerator pedal is released than D (Drive). .... To put your vehicle in gear: • Depress the brake pedal • Move the gearshift lever into the desired gear 166 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... shifts in a steady pattern. Press lightly on the accelerator in each gear. Do not rock the vehicle if the engine is not at normal ... for more than a minute or damage to the transmission and tires may occur, or the engine may overheat. 167 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    ...floor, then put the gearshift lever in the neutral position. 3. Start the engine, then press the brake pedal and release the parking brake. 4....a complete stop before you shift into R (Reverse). Failure to do so may damage the transmission. 168 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    .... Once through the water, always dry the brakes by moving your vehicle slowly while applying light pressure on the brake pedal. Wet brakes do not stop the vehicle as quickly as dry brakes. 169 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...80,000 km) on Lincoln vehicles. Roadside assistance will cover: • a flat tire change with a good spare (except Ford GT which has a tire ... is disabled, but the towing vehicle is operational, the trailer does not qualify for any roadside services. 170 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ...require roadside assistance, call 1-800-665-2006. If you need to arrange roadside assistance ... reimbursement information, call 1-800-665-2006. Roadside coverage beyond basic warranty In ... contact 1-877-294-2582 or visit our website at www.ford.ca. 171 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide...
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    ... right upper corner. To reset the switch: 1. Turn the ignition to 1 (LOCK). 2. Check the fuel system for leaks. 3. If no leaks are apparent, reset the ...3 (RUN). 5. Wait a few seconds and return the key to 1 (LOCK). 6. Make another check for leaks. 172 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... - Yellow - Brown - Black Passenger compartment fuse panel The fuse panel is located below and to the left of the steering wheel by the brake pedal. Remove the panel cover to access the fuses. 173 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ... provided on the fuse panel cover. The fuses are coded as follows. Fuse/Relay Location 1 2 3 Fuse Amp Rating 10A 20A 15A Passenger Compartment ... Starter coil, PCM High beams 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 174 15A 30A 10A 30A 15A 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    ... RCM PATS Transceiver, Brake shift interlock solenoid, Brake pedal switch Cluster, Climate control head units ABS/Traction Control, Heated seats, ...5A 7.5A 7.5A 7.5A 7.5A 7.5A 27 28 C/B 7.5A 10A 30A Circuit Breaker 175 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    ... and Specifications chapter. The high-current fuses are coded as follows. Fuse/Relay Location 1 2 3 4 5 176 Fuse ...Power Distribution Box Description SJB power feed (fuses 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, C/B) Powertrain power Not used Blower motor Not used 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    ... Fuse/Relay Location 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19... PETA Pump (PZEV engine only) Not used Wipers ABS Valves Heated seats Not... Fog lamps A/C Compressor clutch Not used Not used Not used Engine cooling fan... Driver power seat Moonroof Not used Not used ABS Pump 177 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    ...PCM non-emission related Coil on plug PCM emission related PETA Pump feedback (PZEV engine only) Injectors...used Not used Wiper Park A/C Clutch Not used Wiper RUN Transmission (I4 engine only) Fuel pump...Not used 62 Circuit Spare Breaker *Mini fuses **A1 fuses ***A3 fuses 178 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners ...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... while driving: • do not brake heavily. • gradually decrease the vehicle's speed. • hold the steering wheel firmly. • slowly move to a... • Load the vehicle beyond maximum vehicle load rating listed on the Safety Compliance Label 179 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... listed above at any one wheel location can lead to impairment of the following: • Handling, stability and braking performance • Comfort and... • All-Wheel driving capability (if applicable) • Load leveling adjustment (if applicable) 180 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... moving when you change a tire, be sure the parking brake is set, then block (in both directions) the wheel that is diagonally... (automatic transmission) or R (Reverse) (manual transmission). 4. Set the parking brake. 5. Turn off the ignition. 181 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... Removing the spare tire and jack 1. Remove the carpeted load floor panel located in the rear of the vehicle and remove the lug wrench and long bolt from the ... the flat tire. For example, if the left front tire is flat, block the right rear wheel. 182 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ...jack in the jack locator next to the tire you are changing. Turn the jack handle clockwise until the wheel is completely off ...normal only when using the temporary spare tire. 6. Lower the wheel by turning the jack handle counterclockwise. 183 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ...6. Insert the lug wrench and bolt in the tool bag and place over the jack. 7. Replace the carpeted load floor panel. WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE ... free of dirt and rust. Use only Ford recommended replacement fasteners. Bolt size 184 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... sure the two vehicles do not touch. Set the parking brake on both vehicles and stay clear of the engine cooling fan and other moving parts.... on in both vehicles to protect any electrical surges. Turn all other accessories off. 185 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
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    ... are used to designate the assisting (boosting) battery. 2. Connect the other end of the positive (+) cable to the positive (+) terminal of the assisting battery. 186 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) - - - + - ...
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    ... the battery and the carburetor/fuel injection system. Do not use fuel lines, engine rocker covers or the intake manifold as grounding points. ... are clear of fan blades, belts, moving parts of both engines, or any fuel delivery system parts. 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) ...
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    ...the disabled vehicle has been started, run both engines for an additional three minutes before disconnecting the jumper...assisting (boosting) battery. 2. Remove the jumper cable on the negative (-) connection of the booster vehicle's battery. 188 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... 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. 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus) - - - + + ...
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    ... program, your roadside assistance service provider. It is recommended that your vehicle be towed with a wheel lift or flatbed equipment. Do ... truck operator refer to this manual for proper hook-up and towing procedures for your vehicle. 190 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...remanufactured or other parts that are authorized by Ford. If you have questions or concerns, or are unsatisfied with the service you are receiving,... 1-800-392-3673 (FORD) (TDD for the hearing impaired: 1-800-232-5952) www.customersaskford.com 191 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... The name of the authorized dealer and the city where the authorized dealer is located • The year and make of your vehicle • The date of ... dispute, you may wish to contact the Better Business Bureau (BBB) AUTO LINE program (U.S. only). 192 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... the same nonconformity (a defect or condition that substantially impairs the use, value or safety of the vehicle) OR 3. The vehicle is out of service for repair of ... Motor Company 16800 Executive Plaza Drive Mail Drop 3NE-B Dearborn, MI 48126 193 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... Arlington, Virginia 22203-1833 Note: Ford Motor Company reserves the right to change eligibility limitations, modify procedures...authorized Canadian dealers. In those cases where you continue to feel that the efforts by Ford of Canada and the 194 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    .... FORD EXTENDED SERVICE PLAN You can get more protection for your new car or light truck by purchasing Ford Extended Service Plan (Ford ... Extended Service Plan coverage options, or visit the Ford ESP website at www.ford-esp.com. 195 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... conversion may damage the effectiveness of your emission control system and may cause engine knocking or serious engine damage. ... portfolio, contact Helm, Incorporated at: HELM, INCORPORATED P.O. Box 07150 Detroit, Michigan 48207 Or call: 196 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    .... However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Ford Motor Company. To contact NHTSA, ..., D.C. 20590 You can also obtain other information about motor vehicle safety from http://www.safercar.gov. 197 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... vehicle's paintwork and trim over time. • Remove any exterior accessories, such as antennas, before entering a car wash. • Suntan lotions ...) to your vehicle every six months will assist in reducing minor scratches and paint damage. 198 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... paint chips. • Always read the instructions before using the products. ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS Aluminum wheels and wheel covers are...and grease, use Motorcraft Bug and Tar Remover (ZC-42), available from your authorized dealer. 199 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...ZC-20) on all parts that require cleaning and pressure rinse clean. • Cover the highlighted areas to prevent water damage when cleaning the engine. • 2.3L I4 engine 200 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... wash or rinse the engine while it is running; water in the running engine may cause internal damage. PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS ... car washes, water repellant coatings, tree sap, or other organic contamination; these contaminants 201 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... solvents or strong detergents when cleaning the steering wheel or instrument panel to avoid contamination of the airbag system. • Be certain to wash or wipe your ..., dry cloth; you may also use Motorcraft Dash & Vinyl Cleaner (ZC-38-A). 202 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... airbag (if equipped). Such products could contaminate the side airbag system and affect performance of the side airbag in a ... with leather upholstery. If this occurs, the leather should be cleaned immediately to avoid permanent staining. 203 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... These quality products have been specifically engineered to fulfill your automotive needs; they ... Motorcraft Dusting Cloth (ZC-24) Motorcraft Engine Shampoo and Degreaser (U.S. only) (ZC-...and Shine (ZC-28) Motorcraft Triple Clean (U.S. only) (ZC-13) 204 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    Cleaning Motorcraft Motorcraft Motorcraft Motorcraft Ultra-Clear Spray Glass Cleaner (ZC-23) Vinyl Cleaner (Canada only) (CXC-93) Vinyl Conditioner (Canada only) (CXC-94) Wheel and Tire Cleaner (ZC-37-A) 205 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... 2. Turn off the engine and remove the key. 3. Block the wheels. • Manual transmission: 1. Set the parking brake, depress the .... • Manual transmission: 1. Set the parking brake, depress the clutch and place the gearshift in N (Neutral). 206 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
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    ... damage and/or personal burn injuries do not start your engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the ... latch that is located under the front center of the hood. 3. Lift the hood and support it with the prop rod. 207 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... Engine coolant reservoir 2. Engine oil filler cap 3. Engine oil dipstick 4. Brake/Clutch fluid reservoir 5. Transmission fluid dipstick (if ... 8. Air filter assembly 9. Power steering fluid reservoir 10. Windshield washer fluid reservoir 208 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... Brake fluid reservoir 4. Transmission Fluid Dipstick 5. Battery 6. Power distribution box 7. Air filter assembly 8. Engine oil dipstick 9. Engine oil filler cap 10. Windshield washer fluid reservoir 209 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...fluid placed in the cooling system may harm engine and cooling system components. CHANGING THE WIPER BLADES 1. Pull the wiper arm away from ...place until a click is heard. Replace wiper blades at least once per year for optimum performance. 210 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ... the engine oil Refer to the scheduled maintenance information for the appropriate intervals for checking the engine oil. 1. Make sure the vehicle is on level ... 5. Locate and carefully remove the engine oil level indicator (dipstick). • 2.3L I4 engine 211 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002...
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    Maintenance and Specifications • 3.0L DOHC V6 Duratec engine 6. Wipe the indicator clean. Insert the indicator fully, then remove it again.... engine •If the oil level is within this range, the oil level is acceptable. DO NOT ADD OIL. 212 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...0L DOHC V6 Duratec engine •If the oil level is below this mark, engine oil must be added to raise the level within the normal operating... engine • If required, add engine oil to the engine. Refer to Adding engine oil in this chapter. 213 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... indicator flange is aligned with the V on the engine when it is reinserted. Adding engine oil 1. Check the engine oil. For instructions, refer to ... engine oil level indicator (dipstick). 4. Install the indicator and ensure it is fully seated. 214 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ...to the engine if the O-rings are not replaced. Ford production and aftermarket (Motorcraft) oil filters are designed for added engine protection and long life. If a replacement oil filter is used 215 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... personal injury. Therefore, do not allow flames, sparks or lighted substances to come near the battery. When working near the battery,... to the vehicle or battery. Lift the battery with a battery carrier or with your hands on opposite corners. 216 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... after handling. Because your vehicle's engine is electronically controlled by a computer, some control conditions are maintained by power from the ..., the clock and the preset radio stations must be reset once the battery is reconnected. 217 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... automotive batteries. RE LE AD R TU N RECYCLE ENGINE COOLANT Checking engine coolant The concentration and level of engine ...C). • Protection against rust and other forms of corrosion. • Enables calibrated gauges to work properly. 218 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... and understand Precautions when servicing your vehicle in this chapter. If the engine coolant has not been checked at the recommended ... or equivalent meeting Ford specification WSS-M97B51-A1. Refer to Lubricant specifications in this chapter. 219 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ...added, in case of emergency, to reach a vehicle service location. In this instance, the cooling system must be drained and refilled with a...cap counterclockwise (left) until pressure begins to release. 3. Step back while the pressure releases. 220 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... been added, check the coolant concentration. Refer to the Checking engine coolant section. If the concentration is not 50/50 (protection to... concentration of engine coolant and distilled water to bring the liquid level to the proper level. 221 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ... liter) of engine coolant per month, have your authorized dealer check the engine cooling system. Your cooling system may have a leak. ... 40% will decrease the corrosion protection characteristics of the engine coolant and may cause engine damage. 222 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... the vehicle will still operate. However: • The engine power will be limited. • The air conditioning system will be disabled. Continued operation ... engine is capable of completely shutting down automatically to prevent engine damage, therefore: 223 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... authorized dealer. Driving the vehicle without repairing the engine problem increases the chance of engine damage. Take your vehicle to an ...or death if misused or mishandled. Gasoline may contain benzene, which is a cancer-causing agent. 224 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    ... smoke while refueling. Fuel vapor is extremely hazardous under certain conditions. Care should be taken to avoid inhaling excess fumes. The ... static electricity, which can cause a fire if fuel is pumped into an ungrounded fuel container. 225 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... you and others: Read and follow all the instructions on the pump island; Turn off your engine when you are refueling; Do not smoke if you...installed. Turn off the engine, remove the fuel filler cap, align the cap properly and reinstall it. 226 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... Studies indicate that these additives can cause your vehicle's emission control system to deteriorate more rapidly. In Canada, premium grade fuel ...using a fuel for which your vehicle was not designed may not be covered by your warranty. 227 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... if your engine sometimes knocks lightly. However, if it knocks heavily under most driving conditions while you are using fuel ... on several times after refueling, to allow the fuel system to pump the fuel from the tank to the engine. 87 228 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... come on. For more information on the "check engine" or the "service engine soon" indicator, refer to Warning lights and chimes in the Instrument ... the same pump and have the vehicle facing the same direction each time you fill up. 229 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...provide an accurate estimate of the vehicle's fuel economy under current driving conditions. Additionally, keeping records during summer and winter will show how ... 55 mph [88 km/h] uses 15% less fuel than traveling at 65 mph [105 km/h]). 230 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...kg] of weight carried). • Adding certain accessories to your vehicle (for example bug deflectors, rollbars/light bars, running boards, ... top cruise gear and with steady pressure on the gas pedal. • Close windows for high speed driving. 231 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... exhaust system, which can start a fire. indicator, charging system warning light or the Illumination of the temperature warning light, fluid ...or loss of engine power could indicate that the emission control system is not working properly. 232 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    ... is equipped with a computer that monitors the engine's emission control system. This system is commonly known as the On Board Diagnostics System (.... indicator remains on, have your vehicle serviced at the first If the available opportunity. 233 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA ...
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    ... I/M test of indicator is on, refer to the the on-board diagnostics system. If the description in the Warning lights and chimes section of the Instrument Cluster ...interval schedules. If adding fluid is necessary, use only MERCON ATF. • 2.3L I4 Engine 234 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
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    ... the fluid levels are MIN outside of the normal operating range the performance of your brake system could be compromised; seek service from your authorized dealer immediately. 235 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... checks and changes. Your transaxle does not consume fluid. However, the fluid level ...brake engaged and your foot on the brake pedal, start the engine and move the gearshift ...temperature can be reached after approximately 20 miles (30 km) of driving. 236 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ...) Refer to your scheduled maintenance information for scheduled intervals for fluid checks and changes. Your transaxle does not consume fluid. However, ... if the transaxle slips or shifts slowly or if you notice some sign of fluid leakage. 237 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...3. With the parking brake engaged and your foot on the brake pedal, start the engine and move the gearshift lever through all of... using the cold range on the dipstick. However, the fluid must be re-checked at the proper fluid temperature. 238 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... occurs, excess fluid should be removed by an authorized dealer. An overfill condition of transmission fluid may cause shift and/or ...of these materials may affect transmission operation and result in damage to internal transaxle components. 239 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
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    Maintenance and Specifications Checking and adding manual transmission fluid (if equipped) 1. Park the vehicle on a level surface. 2.... do not start your engine with the air cleaner removed and do not remove it while the engine is running. 240 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... 2.3L I4 engine • 3.0L DOHC V6 Duratec engine 1. Release the clamps that secure the air filter housing cover. 2. Carefully separate the two halves of the air filter housing. • 2.3L I4 engine 241 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... and allow unfiltered air to enter the engine if not properly seated. 6. Replace the air filter housing cover and secure the ... in scheduled maintenance information and is essential to the life and performance of your vehicle and to its emissions system. 242 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    ...Part Name Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle Brake Fluid Motorcraft SAE Engine oil (including filter 5W-20 Premium Synthetic ...(5.7L) All All 17.5 gallons (66.2L) Between MIN and MAX on reservoir 243 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
  • 2006 Ford Fusion | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ... Engine Coolant (yellow-colored) Application 2.3L I4 engine with automatic or manual transaxle 3.0L V6 Duratec engine with ...of transmission fluid and fluid level should be set by the indication on the dipstick's normal operating range. 244 4 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)...
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    Maintenance and Specifications LUBRICANT SPECIFICATIONS Item Brake/clutch fluid Ford part name Motorcraft High Performance DOT 3 Motor Vehicle...M99B37-B6 XO-5W20-QSP (US) CXO-5W20-LSP12 (Canada) WSS-M2C930-A with API Certification Mark 245 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...-M8B16-A2 ENGINE DATA Engine Cubic inches Required fuel Firing order Ignition system Spark plug gap Compression ratio 246 2.3L I4 engine 140 87 ... 182 87 octane 1-4-2-5-3-6 Coil on plug 0.052-0.056 inch (1.32-1.42 mm) 10.0:1 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (...
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    ... (3) Overall height (4) Wheelbase (5) Track - Front (5) Track - Rear Inches (mm) 191.4 (4832) 72.2 (1835) 55.8 (1417) 107.4 (2727) 61.6 (1565) 61.3 (1558) 3 5 2 247 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ...Label may be located. The Safety Compliance Certification Label is located on the structure (B-Pillar) by the trailing edge of the driver's door or the edge of the driver's door. 248 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... Number (VIN) contains the following information: 1. World manufacturer identifier 2. Brake system / Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) / ... type 4. Engine type 5. Check digit 6. Model year 7. Assembly plant 8. Production sequence number 249 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    .... The following table tells you which transmission or transaxle each code represents. Description 5-Speed Manual Transaxle A Mazda G5M 5-Speed Automatic Transaxle Mazda FNR5 6-Speed Automatic Transaxle Aisin F21 Code 5 C B 250 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ....com. Exterior style Bug shields Deflectors Exterior trim kits Front end covers Grille inserts Headlamps, fog lights and Daytime Running Lamps (DRLs) Splash guards Wheels 251 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus)
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    ... plates Lifestyle Bike racks Cargo organization and management Peace of mind Airbag anti-theft locks First aid and safety kits Full ... vehicle should comply with FCC or CRTC regulations and should be installed only by a qualified service technician. 252 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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    ...avoid interference with other vehicle functions, such as anti-lock braking systems, amateur radio users who install radios and antennas ...vehicle by the authorized dealer or the owner may adversely affect battery performance and durability. 253 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) USA (fus...
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    ... A Accessory delay ...53 Air cleaner filter ...240-242 Air conditioning ...29, 31 Airbag supplemental restraint system ...108, 117, 120 and ... ...202 interior ...203 interior trim ...202 plastic parts ...201 washing ...198 waxing ...198 wheels ...199 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    Index wiper blades ...201 Climate control (see Air conditioning or Heating) ...29, 31 Clock ... dash ...22 AM/FM/CD ...17 Clutch fluid ...235 operation while driving ...215, 242 recommendations ...215 refill capacities ...243 specifications ...245-246 255 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ...high beam ...37 replacing bulbs ...40 turning on and off ...35 Heating heating and air conditioning system ...27, 29, 31 Hood ...207 I Ignition ... ...179 storage ...179 Jump-starting your vehicle ...185 K Keyless entry system autolock ...80 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002...
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    ... Lamps autolamp system ...35 bulb replacement specifications chart ...40 daytime running light ...... signal) ...39 Lights, warning and indicator ...10 anti-lock brakes (ABS) ...160 Load......245-246 Power Windows ...53 R Radio ...17, 21 Relays ...173 257 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ... ...96 safety belt maintenance ...102 warning light and chime ...103 Safety seats for... anti-theft system ...82 Servicing your vehicle ...206 258 T Tilt steering wheel .........185 Steering speed sensitive ...163 Steering wheel controls ...58 tilting ...50 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt) ...
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    ......236-237 fluid, checking and adding (manual) ...240 Transmission ...163 brake-shift ...Ventilating your vehicle ...159 W Warning lights (see Lights) ...10 Washer fluid ...210 ...adding fluid ...210 replacing wiper blades ...210 Wrecker towing ...190 259 2006 Fusion (fsn) Owners Guide (post-2002-fmt)...
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