2010 Ford Fusion Owner's Manual

2010 Ford Fusion owners manual
Year:
2010
Make:
Ford
Model:
Fusion
Rating:
(4)

Online manual

Size:
2.66 MB

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
1
Introduction
4
CONGRATULATIONS
4
SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION
4
Warning symbols in this guide
4
Warning symbols on your vehicle
5
Protecting the environment
5
PERCHLORATE MATERIAL
5
BREAKING-IN YOUR VEHICLE
5
SPECIAL NOTICES
6
New Vehicle Limited Warranty
6
Special instructions
6
DATA RECORDING
6
Service Data Recording
6
Event Data Recording
7
CELL PHONE USE
8
EXPORT UNIQUE (NON–UNITED STATES/CANADA) VEHICLE SPECIFIC INFORMATION
9
Instrument Cluster
12
WARNING LIGHTS AND CHIMES
12
GAUGES
16
MESSAGE CENTER
18
Selectable features
19
Reset
19
Info menu
19
Odometer/Trip odometer
19
Distance to empty (DTE)
19
Average fuel economy (AFE)
20
Instantaneous fuel economy (IFE)
20
Trip elapsed drive time
21
Setup menu
21
System check
21
Oil Life XXX%
22
Units (English/Metric)
23
Autolamp delay (if equipped)
23
Autolock
23
Autounlock
23
Blind spot system (if equipped)
23
Cross traffic alert system (if equipped)
24
Rear park aid (Reverse sensing system) (if equipped)
24
Language
24
System warnings
24
Entertainment Systems
28
AUDIO SYSTEMS
28
AM/FM/single CD or in-dash CD6/ MP3 satellite compatible sound system
28
Setting the clock
28
AM/FM Radio
29
RDS (Radio Data System) Radio
29
CD/MP3 Player
30
Satellite Radio (if equipped)
32
Sound Adjustments
35
Extra Features
35
Auxiliary input jack (Line in)
36
USB port (if equipped)
38
GENERAL AUDIO INFORMATION
38
Satellite radio information (if equipped)
41
NAVIGATION SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
44
SYNC (IF EQUIPPED)
44
Climate Controls
45
MANUAL HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
45
Operating tips
46
DUAL AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (IF EQUIPPED)
47
DUAL ZONE AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL (NAVIGATION BASED – IF EQUIPPED)
50
TOUCHSCREEN FUNCTIONS
52
VOICE COMMANDS IN CLIMATE MODE
52
Operating tips
53
REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER
54
Lights
55
HEADLAMP CONTROL
55
Autolamp control (if equipped)
55
Autolamps - programmable exit delay
55
Fog lamp control (if equipped)
56
Daytime running lamps (DRL) (if equipped)
56
High beams
57
Flash-to-pass
57
PANEL DIMMER CONTROL
57
AIMING THE HEADLAMPS
58
Vertical aim adjustment
58
TURN SIGNAL CONTROL
59
INTERIOR LAMPS
59
Dome lamps and map lamps
59
Ambient lighting (if equipped)
60
BULB REPLACEMENT
60
Lamp assembly condensation
60
Using the right bulbs
61
Replacing interior bulbs
62
Replacing exterior bulbs
62
Replacing headlamp bulbs (2.5L/3.0L engines)
62
Replacing headlamp bulbs (3.5L engine)
66
Replacing front parking lamp/turn signal bulbs (2.5L/3.0L engines)
67
Replacing front parking lamp/turn signal bulb (3.5L engine)
67
Replacing front side marker bulbs
69
Replacing rear side marker lamp
70
Replacing tail/brake/turn signal/backup lamp bulbs
70
Replacing high-mount brake lamp bulb
70
Replacing license plate lamp bulbs
71
Replacing fog lamp bulbs
71
Driver Controls
72
MULTI-FUNCTION LEVER
72
Windshield wiper rainlamp feature (if equipped with autolamp)
72
TILT/TELESCOPE STEERING WHEEL
73
ILLUMINATED VISOR MIRROR (IF EQUIPPED)
73
OVERHEAD CONSOLE (IF EQUIPPED)
74
Storage compartment
74
ELECTRONIC COMPASS (IF EQUIPPED)
74
Compass zone adjustment
75
Compass calibration adjustment
75
CENTER CONSOLE
76
INSTRUMENT PANEL STORAGE COMPARTMENT
77
AUXILIARY POWER POINT (12V DC)
77
POWER WINDOWS
78
One-touch up or down (driver’s window only)
78
Bounce-back
79
Security override
79
Window lock
79
Accessory delay
79
INTERIOR MIRROR
80
Automatic dimming interior rear view mirror (if equipped)
80
EXTERIOR MIRRORS
81
Power side view mirrors
81
SPEED CONTROL
81
Using speed controls
82
Setting speed control
82
Disengaging speed control
82
Resuming a set speed
83
Increasing speed while using speed control
83
Reducing speed while using speed control
83
Turning off speed control
83
STEERING WHEEL CONTROLS (IF EQUIPPED)
84
Radio control features
84
MOON ROOF (IF EQUIPPED)
85
INTERIOR TRUNK CONTROL
87
Locks and Security
88
KEYS
88
POWER DOOR LOCKS
89
Smart locks
89
Autolock feature
89
Deactivating/activating autolock feature
90
Keyless entry keypad procedure
90
Autounlock feature
91
Deactivating/activating autounlock feature
91
Keyless entry keypad procedure
92
CHILDPROOF DOOR LOCKS
93
INTERIOR LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT RELEASE
93
REMOTE ENTRY SYSTEM
95
Unlocking the doors/two-stage unlock
95
Locking the doors
96
Car finder
96
Sounding a panic alarm
96
Opening the trunk
96
Replacing the battery
97
Replacing lost integrated keyhead transmitters (IKTs)
97
How to reprogram your integrated keyhead transmitters (IKTs)
97
Illuminated entry
97
Perimeter lamps illuminated entry
98
Deactivating/activating perimeter lamps illuminated entry
98
Illuminated exit
99
Battery saver
99
SECURICODE™ KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
100
Programming a personal entry code
100
Erasing personal code
100
Anti-scan feature
100
Unlocking and locking the doors using keyless entry
101
SECURILOCK PASSIVE ANTI-THEFT SYSTEM
101
Anti-theft indicator
102
Automatic arming
102
Automatic disarming
103
Replacement of integrated keyhead transmitters (IKT) and coded keys
103
Programming spare keys
103
PERIMETER ALARM SYSTEM
105
Arming the system
105
Disarming the system
106
Triggering the anti-theft system
106
Seating and Safety Restraints
107
SEATING
107
Adjustable head restraints
107
Using the manual lumbar support (if equipped)
110
Adjusting the front manual seat (if equipped)
110
Folding down the front passenger seatback (if equipped)
111
Adjusting the front power seat (if equipped)
112
Power recline (if equipped)
113
Heated seats (if equipped)
114
REAR SEATS
115
Second-row adjustable head restraints
115
Split-folding rear seatbacks
118
Seat-mounted cup holders and armrest storage compartment
120
SAFETY RESTRAINTS
120
Personal Safety System™
120
How does the Personal Safety System work?
121
Driver and passenger dual-stage airbag supplemental restraints
121
Front crash severity sensor
121
Driver’s seat position sensor
121
Front passenger sensing system
121
Front safety belt usage sensors
122
Front safety belt pretensioners
122
Front safety belt energy management retractors
123
Determining if the Personal Safety System is operational
123
Safety belt precautions
123
Combination lap and shoulder belts
125
Energy management feature — front outboard
125
Vehicle sensitive mode
125
Automatic locking mode
126
When to use the automatic locking mode
126
How to use the automatic locking mode
126
How to disengage the automatic locking mode
127
Safety belt height adjustment
127
Safety belt pretensioner
127
Safety belt extension assembly
128
Safety belt warning light and indicator chime
128
Conditions of operation
128
Belt-Minder
129
One-time disable
132
Deactivating/activating the Belt-Minder feature
132
134
AIRBAG SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS)
134
Important supplemental restraint system precautions
134
Children and airbags
136
How does the safety belt pretensioner and airbag supplemental restraint system work?
136
Front passenger sensing system
138
Determining if the system is operational
142
Seat-mounted side airbag system
143
How does the side airbag system work?
144
Determining if the system is operational
145
Side-curtain airbag system
146
How does the side air-curtain system work?
147
Determining if the system is operational
148
SOS Post-Crash Alert System™
149
Disposal of airbags and airbag equipped vehicles (including pretensioners)
149
SAFETY RESTRAINTS FOR CHILDREN
149
Important child restraint precautions
149
Recommendations for attaching child safety restraints for children
152
Transporting children
153
SAFETY SEATS FOR CHILDREN
154
Infant and/or toddler seats
154
Installing child safety seats with combination lap and shoulder belts
155
Attaching child safety seats with LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren) attachments
160
Use of inboard lower anchors from the outboard seating positions (center seating use)
162
Combining safety belt and LATCH lower anchors for attaching child safety seats
162
Attaching child safety seats with tether straps
162
Child booster seats
164
When children should use booster seats
165
Types of booster seats
165
The importance of shoulder belts
167
Child restraint and safety belt maintenance
167
Tires, Wheels and Loading
169
INFORMATION ABOUT UNIFORM TIRE QUALITY GRADING
169
Treadwear
169
Traction AA A B C
169
Temperature A B C
170
TIRES
170
Glossary of tire terminology
170
INFLATING YOUR TIRES
171
TIRE CARE
173
Inspecting your tires and wheel valve stems
173
Tire wear
174
Damage
174
U.S. DOT Tire Identification Number (TIN)
175
Tire replacement requirements
175
Safety practices
176
Highway hazards
177
Tire and wheel alignment
177
Tire rotation
177
INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THE TIRE SIDEWALL
178
Information on “P” type tires
179
Additional information contained on the tire sidewall for “LT” type tires
182
Information on “T” type tires
183
Location of the tire label
183
TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)
184
Understanding your tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
185
When your temporary spare tire is installed
186
When you believe your system is not operating properly
186
When inflating your tires
188
How temperature affects your tire pressure
188
SNOW TIRES AND CHAINS
189
VEHICLE LOADING
190
TRAILER TOWING
195
RECREATIONAL TOWING
195
Driving
198
STARTING
198
Positions of the ignition
198
Starting your vehicle
198
Important safety precautions
199
Starting the engine
201
Guarding against exhaust fumes
201
Important ventilating information
201
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (IF EQUIPPED)
201
BRAKES
203
Four-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
203
ABS warning lamp
204
Using ABS
204
Parking brake
204
ADVANCETRAC STABILITY ENHANCEMENT SYSTEM
205
STEERING
209
Speed sensitive steering
210
BRAKE-SHIFT INTERLOCK
210
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OPERATION
212
Understanding the gearshift positions of the 6–speed automatic transmission equipped with a 2.5L I4 engine (if equipped)
212
Understanding the gearshift positions of the 6–speed automatic transmission equipped with a 3.0L or 3.5L V6 Duratec engine (if equipped)
214
Understanding your SelectShift Automatic™ transmission (SST) gearshift lever
215
If your vehicle gets stuck in mud or snow
216
MANUAL TRANSMISSION OPERATION (IF EQUIPPED)
217
Using the clutch
217
Recommended shift speeds
217
Reverse
218
Parking your vehicle
218
Removing the key
219
REVERSE SENSING SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
219
REARVIEW CAMERA SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
221
BLIND SPOT INFORMATION SYSTEM (BLIS) WITH CROSS TRAFFIC ALERT (CTA) (IF EQUIPPED)
223
ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) SYSTEM (IF EQUIPPED)
229
Driving on slippery surfaces with AWD vehicles
229
Basic operating principles
229
If your vehicle goes off the edge of the pavement
230
If your vehicle gets stuck
230
Emergency maneuvers
231
AWD systems (if equipped)
231
Sand
231
Mud and water
231
Driving on hilly or sloping terrain
232
Driving on snow and ice
233
Maintenance and modifications
234
DRIVING THROUGH WATER
234
Roadside Emergencies
236
ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE
236
Getting roadside assistance
236
Using roadside assistance
237
HAZARD FLASHER CONTROL
237
FUEL PUMP SHUT-OFF SWITCH (3.5L ENGINE)
238
Fuel Pump Shut-off (2.5L and 3.0L engines)
238
FUSES AND RELAYS
239
Fuses
239
Standard fuse amperage rating and color
239
Passenger compartment fuse panel
240
Power distribution box
242
CHANGING THE TIRES
246
Dissimilar spare tire/wheel information
246
Stopping and securing the vehicle
248
Removing the spare tire and jack
248
Tire change procedure
249
Stowing the wheel and jack
251
WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS
251
RUNNING OUT OF FUEL
252
JUMP STARTING
253
Preparing your vehicle
253
Connecting the jumper cables
254
Jump starting
256
Removing the jumper cables
256
WRECKER TOWING
258
Emergency towing
259
Customer Assistance
260
GETTING THE SERVICES YOU NEED
260
Away from home
260
Additional assistance
261
IN CALIFORNIA (U.S. ONLY)
262
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU (BBB) AUTO LINE PROGRAM (U.S. ONLY)
263
UTILIZING THE MEDIATION/ARBITRATION PROGRAM (CANADA ONLY)
264
GETTING ASSISTANCE OUTSIDE THE U.S. AND CANADA
264
ORDERING ADDITIONAL OWNER’S LITERATURE
265
Obtaining a French Owner’s Guide
265
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (U.S. ONLY)
266
REPORTING SAFETY DEFECTS (CANADA ONLY)
266
Cleaning
267
WASHING THE EXTERIOR
267
WAXING
268
PAINT CHIPS
268
ALUMINUM WHEELS AND WHEEL COVERS
268
ENGINE
269
2.5L ENGINE
269
3.0L ENGINE
270
3.5L ENGINE
270
PLASTIC (NON-PAINTED) EXTERIOR PARTS
270
WINDOWS AND WIPER BLADES
271
INSTRUMENT PANEL/INTERIOR TRIM AND CLUSTER LENS
271
INTERIOR
272
LEATHER SEATS (IF EQUIPPED)
273
UNDERBODY
273
FORD AND LINCOLN MERCURY CAR CARE PRODUCTS
274
Maintenance and Specifications
275
SERVICE RECOMMENDATIONS
275
PRECAUTIONS WHEN SERVICING YOUR VEHICLE
275
Working with the engine off
275
Working with the engine on
275
OPENING THE HOOD
276
IDENTIFYING COMPONENTS IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT
277
2.5L I4 engine
277
3.0L V6 engine
278
3.5L V6 engine
279
WINDSHIELD WASHER FLUID
280
CHANGING THE WIPER BLADES
280
ENGINE OIL
281
Checking the engine oil
281
Adding engine oil
285
Engine oil and filter recommendations
286
Use SAE 5W-20 engine oil
286
BATTERY
287
ENGINE COOLANT
289
Checking engine coolant
289
Adding engine coolant
290
Recycled engine coolant
293
Coolant refill capacity
293
Severe climates
293
What you should know about fail-safe cooling (2.5L I4 and 3.5L V6 engines only)
294
How fail-safe cooling works
294
When fail-safe mode is activated
295
FUEL FILTER
295
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AUTOMOTIVE FUELS
295
Important safety precautions
295
Refueling
298
Easy Fuel™ “no cap” fuel system
298
Flex fuel vehicle (FFV) fuel fill inlet
300
Choosing the right fuel
300
Octane recommendations
300
FFV engine (if equipped)
301
Fuel quality
301
FFV engine (if equipped)
301
Cleaner air
302
Running out of fuel
302
Refilling with a portable fuel container
302
ESSENTIALS OF GOOD FUEL ECONOMY
303
Measuring techniques
303
Filling the tank
303
Calculating fuel economy
304
Driving style — good driving and fuel economy habits
305
Habits
305
Maintenance
305
Conditions
306
EPA fuel economy estimates
306
EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM
306
On-board diagnostics (OBD-II)
307
Readiness for Inspection/Maintenance (I/M) testing
308
POWER STEERING FLUID
309
BRAKE/CLUTCH FLUID
310
TRANSMISSION FLUID
310
Checking 6-speed automatic transmission fluid (AWF21) (if equipped)
310
Checking automatic transmission fluid at normal operating temperature (140°F-158°F [60°C-70°C])
311
Checking automatic transmission fluid at cool temperature (59°F-77°F [15°C-25°C])
311
Low fluid level
312
High fluid level
312
Adjusting automatic transmission fluid levels
312
Checking automatic transmission fluid (6F35) (if equipped)
313
Low fluid level
314
Correct fluid level
314
High fluid level
315
Adjusting automatic transmission fluid levels
315
Checking transmission fluid level for recreational flat tow operation
316
Checking and adding manual transmission fluid (if equipped)
317
AIR FILTER
317
Changing the air filter element
318
MOTORCRAFT PART NUMBERS
320
MAINTENANCE PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS AND CAPACITIES
321
ENGINE DATA
325
Engine drivebelt routing
325
IDENTIFYING YOUR VEHICLE
326
Safety Compliance Certification Label
326
Vehicle identification number (VIN)
327
TRANSMISSION CODE DESIGNATIONS
328
Accessories
329
GENUINE FORD ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR VEHICLE
329
Exterior style
329
Interior style
329
Lifestyle
329
Peace of mind
330
Ford Extended Service Plan
331
FORD ESP EXTENDED SERVICE PLANS
331
Index
334

FAQ about the 2010 Ford Fusion Manual

What contains the 2010 Fusion manual?

The Ford Fusion owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Ford to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Ford Fusion. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements. A general overview of what you might find in a Ford Fusion 2010 owner's manual:

  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity
  • Instrument Panel and Controls, including dashboard indicators, warning lights, and controls
  • Warranty Information, about the vehicle's warranty coverage
  • Environmental Information about environmentally-friendly driving practices

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