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Is this the ATF drain plug on 06 Ford Fusion (please confirm)?

The drain plug will be part of the housing of the transmission. This is the closest image I could find: Note this is not exactly for your car, it's for an '07 Fusion 6 speed auto transmission. So it'...
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2010 Ford Fusion hybrid-- terrible gas mileage

The chances of you driving to match the government specified "city" cycle, well it won't happen... Your city drive may not have the variety that the "city cycle" assumed ie X percent of highway, 3 ...
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How are the rear headrests in a 2010 Ford Fusion removed?

Turns out there is a pinhole on the passenger side rail/rod (see photo below). Procedure: Raise the headrest as high as it will go. The headrest must then be lowered slightly until it clicks into ...
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In Toyota Prius and Ford Fusion Hybrids, at what max speed can it go with only Electricity?

Prius Gen4 (2017) apparently can go up to 72 mph with electricity only: https://priuschat.com/threads/what-is-the-max-ev-speed-no-ice.161545/ (message #5). However, that doesn't mean the tiny battery ...
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My lambda sensor has a collar around it, I can not see how to unscrew it. (2009 Ford Fusion)

It should look something like the following picture. The flats for the wrench are at the bottom so you may not be able to see them depending on the location. They also might be covered by a heat ...
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2010 Ford Fusion hybrid-- terrible gas mileage

TL;DR If your car is advertised for 36 city and you are getting 32-33 then the discrepancy is only about 10% which is apparently really good. Even at 31 mpg it is just a 14% loss. Fuel economy is ...
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Will ford still produce ford sedans' parts?

I wouldn't worry about this - car companies stop producing car lines all the time. When a company makes big changes to a car line, moving from one generation to another it's essentially stopping one ...
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How to replace the transmission temp sensor?

First and foremost, check the fluid level. Ensure it has enough, but NOT over full. Check the transmission lines to the cooler (radiator) to make sure they are not damaged or pinched off. If there ...
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Is mixing two types of coolant in my Ford Fusion 2008 (Oreilly Universal and Motorcraft Gold) damaging to my coolant system?

I believe if it says that it fills WSS-M97B51-A1 (which should be in your user manual) specifications then it should be perfectly fine. But if it does not say it, it may still be fine (see info below) ...
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2014 Ford Fusion rear seat heating

There isn't going to be "stock" wiring to support what you need. This means you'll need to run additional wiring (of your own) to compensate. My suggestion is to do the following: Run the necessary ...
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What could cause high RPMs but no power?

If the engine is capable of breathing mixture and spinning at the higher RPM, it should be producing more power than at lower RPM. Means it's likely getting eaten up somewhere in the drive train ...
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2010 Ford Fusion hybrid-- terrible gas mileage

This is not a bug; it's a feature. I have a 2016 Toyota RAV4 hybrid. According to NEDC, it's supposed to get 5.0l/100km highway and city. I can match this in the city if driving very carefully and ...
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Ford Fusion 2014 Wiring Diagram

So I did some digging and managed to find a PDF of the entire wiring diagram for the 2014. I'll post a OneDrive link below for anyone who wants to download them. They also contain dashboard ...
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Ford Fusion 2014 Wiring Diagram

Most manufacturers tend to be fairly consistent with their stereo wiring, so it ought to be the same as other modern Fords. A quick googling reveals This site, which suggests the following: Power ...
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2008 Ford Fusion throttle sticking?

Sounds like something is amiss with the accelerator position switch tracks. Take it back to the shop and inform them of the problem, giving them a chance to put things right.
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2014 Ford Fusion Front Speaker Replacement (Wiring Question)

The "default" speakers in your car should be bi-wired ones. The 6-speaker layout in your car should have 2 speakers in the front, 2 tweeters in the front and 2 speakers in the back. The speakers in ...
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Car just started blowing cold air

There are two possibilities here as I see it. First, it could be that the thermostat is bad and stuck in the closed position, not allowing hot coolant to flow into heater core. You could easily check ...
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Is this tire tread damage cosmetic or should the tires be replaced?

In brief, these tires are shot. They need to be replaced very soon. It appears they not only have some rubber chunks missing out of them, but they have some very irregular wear patterns. This could ...
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2013 Fusion running hot

It sounds like you have 2 problems at first blush: the car's overheating light comes on even when the car's been sitting, and the car won't roll even though it's started. However, if I remember, newer ...
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Question regarding caliper assembly

Firstly, are you sure the full depth of the hole is clear? Try poking something smaller than the bolt (e.g. the shank of a next size down drill bit) in there to make sure there's nothing blocking it. ...
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Large amount of smoke is coming out from exhaust, what could it be?

Head gaskets, I'd say. Are you the original owners? If so, take it straight to the dealer. The car has a 3-year/36,000 standard warranty, and a 5 year/60,000 powertrain warranty. If you purchased ...
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Ford Fusion ABS Pump Selection

Yes, they need to match exactly. The two part numbers are not interchangeable. The mechanical difference between the two is in the Brake Pressure Modulator Valve. The 6E5Z-2C215-AA (w/o AdvanceTrac) ...
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2010 Ford Fusion hybrid-- terrible gas mileage

I drive very carefully and efficiently, accelerating slowly and using the EV mode wherever I can. But I can only drive so carefully before I start getting honked at by other folks for driving too ...
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Ford Fusion Check Engine Codes

B1318 is low battery voltage P0841 is a code for the transmission fluid pressure sensor (TFP) P0410 is a code for the secondary air injection system (pump malfunction) P049 is not a valid code, ...
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Ford fusion 2012 AC stops while driving

What engine have you got? Even better, what compressor have you got? (drop down in the engine bay and check the label on the compressor). Your issue may simply be a faulty AC clutch coil relay. Find ...
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Passenger side wheel sits closer to the front of the car than drivers

I took it to a shop. They shifted the subframe but the biggest difference was made when the discovered the steering gear was shifted to one side because someone before them had taken the steering ...
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Passenger side wheel sits closer to the front of the car than drivers

This sounds like it has been in an accident or severely hit a kerb. You need to get a full chassis check to find which points are no longer in the correct position. One way of approaching this at ...
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would be possible to re-post the 2014 fusion wiring diagram?

I only have 2012 info, but perhaps it helps. However, if only part of a LED lamp is not working, the issue is likely a failed tail lamp assembly, which is probably not easily repairable. Is it the ...
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2010 Ford Fusion CARB certification

If your vehicle does not have CA emissions, you won't be able to register the vehicle in CA. There are a few exceptions: Obtained as part of a divorce, inheritance, or legal separation settlement. ...
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How to replace the transmission temp sensor?

If anyone comes across this for a 2011 Ford Fusion SEL. The issue was fixed by ensuring the transmission fluid levels were correct and more importantly a SOFTWARE UPDATE was done. Magically, the ...
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