2018 Ford Fusion Owner's Manual

2018 Ford Fusion owners manual
Year:
2018
Make:
Ford
Model:
Fusion
Rating:
(9)

Online manual

Size:
7.86 MB

Table of Contents

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2
Introduction
10
About This Manual
10
Symbols Glossary
10
Data Recording
12
California Proposition 65
14
Perchlorate
14
Ford Credit
14
Replacement Parts Recommendation
15
Special Notices
15
Mobile Communications Equipment
16
Export Unique Options
16
Environment
18
Protecting the Environment
18
At a Glance
19
Instrument Panel Overview
19
Child Safety
21
General Information
21
Installing Child Restraints
22
Booster Seats
30
Child Restraint Positioning
32
Child Safety Locks
33
Seatbelts
35
Principle of Operation
35
Fastening the Seatbelts
36
Seatbelt Height Adjustment
39
Seatbelt Warning Lamp and Indicator Chime
39
Seatbelt Reminder
40
Child Restraint and Seatbelt Maintenance
42
Seatbelt Extension
42
Personal Safety System™
43
Personal Safety System™
43
Supplementary Restraints System
44
Principle of Operation
44
Driver and Passenger Airbags
45
Front Passenger Sensing System
46
Side Airbags
48
Driver and Passenger Knee Airbags
49
Safety Canopy™
50
Crash Sensors and Airbag Indicator
51
Airbag Disposal
52
Keys and Remote Controls
53
General Information on Radio Frequencies
53
Remote Control
53
Replacing a Lost Key or Remote Control
58
MyKey™
59
Principle of Operation
59
Creating a MyKey
60
Clearing All MyKeys
61
Checking MyKey System Status
61
Using MyKey With Remote Start Systems
62
MyKey Troubleshooting
62
Doors and Locks
64
Locking and Unlocking
64
Keyless Entry
67
Interior Luggage Compartment Release
69
Security
71
Passive Anti-Theft System
71
Anti-Theft Alarm
72
Steering Wheel
73
Adjusting the Steering Wheel - Vehicles With: Power Adjustable Steering Column
73
Adjusting the Steering Wheel - Vehicles With: Manual Adjustable Steering Column
74
Audio Control
74
Voice Control
75
Cruise Control
75
Information Display Control
76
Heated Steering Wheel
76
Wipers and Washers
77
Windshield Wipers
77
Autowipers
77
Windshield Washers
78
Lighting
79
General Information
79
Lighting Control
79
Autolamps
80
Instrument Lighting Dimmer
80
Daytime Running Lamps
81
Automatic High Beam Control
82
Front Fog Lamps
83
Direction Indicators
83
Interior Lamps
83
Ambient Lighting
85
Windows and Mirrors
86
Power Windows
86
Global Opening and Closing
87
Exterior Mirrors
87
Interior Mirror
89
Sun Visors
90
Moonroof
90
Instrument Cluster
92
Gauges
92
Warning Lamps and Indicators
94
Audible Warnings and Indicators
98
Information Displays
99
General Information
99
Information Messages
108
Climate Control
123
Manual Climate Control
123
Automatic Climate Control - Vehicles With: Sony Audio System
124
Automatic Climate Control - Vehicles Without: Sony Audio System
127
Hints on Controlling the Interior Climate
129
Heated Windows and Mirrors
131
Cabin Air Filter
131
Remote Start
132
Seats
133
Sitting in the Correct Position
133
Head Restraints
133
Manual Seats
135
Power Seats
135
Memory Function
137
Rear Seats
139
Heated Seats
140
Climate Controlled Seats
140
Rear Seat Armrest
141
Universal Garage Door Opener
142
Universal Garage Door Opener
142
Auxiliary Power Points
147
Auxiliary Power Points
147
Storage Compartments
149
Center Console
149
Overhead Console
149
Starting and Stopping the Engine
150
General Information
150
Keyless Starting
150
Starting a Gasoline Engine
151
Engine Block Heater
153
Unique Driving Characteristics
155
Auto-Start-Stop
155
Fuel and Refueling
157
Safety Precautions
157
Fuel Quality
157
Fuel Filler Funnel Location
158
Running Out of Fuel
159
Refueling
160
Fuel Consumption
163
Engine Emission Control
164
Emission Law
164
Catalytic Converter
165
Transmission
168
Automatic Transmission
168
All-Wheel Drive
173
Using All-Wheel Drive
173
Brakes
178
General Information
178
Hints on Driving With Anti-Lock Brakes
178
Electric Parking Brake
179
Hill Start Assist
181
Traction Control
183
Principle of Operation
183
Using Traction Control
183
Stability Control
184
Principle of Operation
184
Using Stability Control
185
Parking Aids
186
Principle of Operation
186
Rear Parking Aid
186
Front Parking Aid
187
Side Sensing System
188
Active Park Assist
190
Rear View Camera
196
Cruise Control
199
Principle of Operation
199
Using Cruise Control
199
Using Adaptive Cruise Control
200
Driving Aids
207
Driver Alert
207
Lane Keeping System
208
Blind Spot Information System
213
Cross Traffic Alert
214
Steering
217
Pre-Collision Assist
218
Load Carrying
221
Load Limit
221
Towing
226
Towing a Trailer
226
Recommended Towing Weights
227
Essential Towing Checks
228
Towing the Vehicle on Four Wheels
230
Driving Hints
232
Breaking-In
232
Economical Driving
232
Driving Through Water
232
Floor Mats
233
Roadside Emergencies
234
Roadside Assistance
234
Hazard Flashers
235
Fuel Shutoff
235
Jump Starting the Vehicle
236
Post-Crash Alert System
238
Transporting the Vehicle
238
Towing Points
239
Customer Assistance
240
Getting the Services You Need
240
In California (U.S. Only)
241
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) Auto Line Program (U.S. Only)
242
Utilizing the Mediation/Arbitration Program (Canada Only)
243
Getting Assistance Outside the U.S. and Canada
243
Ordering Additional Owner's Literature
244
Reporting Safety Defects (U.S. Only)
245
Reporting Safety Defects (Canada Only)
245
Fuses
247
Fuse Specification Chart
247
Changing a Fuse
256
Maintenance
258
General Information
258
Opening and Closing the Hood
258
Under Hood Overview - 1.5L EcoBoost™
259
Under Hood Overview - 2.0L EcoBoost™
260
Under Hood Overview - 2.5L
261
Under Hood Overview - 2.7L EcoBoost™
262
Engine Oil Dipstick - 1.5L EcoBoost™
263
Engine Oil Dipstick - 2.0L EcoBoost™/​2.5L/​2.7L EcoBoost™
263
Engine Oil Check
263
Oil Change Indicator Reset
264
Engine Coolant Check
265
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check - 1.5L EcoBoost™/​2.0L EcoBoost™/​2.5L
269
Automatic Transmission Fluid Check - 2.7L EcoBoost™
269
Brake Fluid Check
271
Washer Fluid Check
272
Fuel Filter
272
Changing the 12V Battery
272
Checking the Wiper Blades
274
Changing the Wiper Blades
274
Adjusting the Headlamps
275
Changing a Bulb
276
Changing the Engine Air Filter
278
Vehicle Care
280
General Information
280
Cleaning Products
280
Cleaning the Exterior
280
Waxing
281
Cleaning the Engine
282
Cleaning the Windows and Wiper Blades
282
Cleaning the Interior
283
Cleaning the Instrument Panel and Instrument Cluster Lens
283
Cleaning Leather Seats
284
Repairing Minor Paint Damage
284
Cleaning the Wheels
284
Vehicle Storage
285
Body Styling Kits
286
Wheels and Tires
287
General Information
287
Tire Care
287
Using Summer Tires
302
Using Snow Chains
302
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
303
Changing a Road Wheel
307
Technical Specifications
313
Technical Specifications
314
Capacities and Specifications
316
Engine Specifications - 1.5L EcoBoost™
316
Engine Specifications - 2.0L EcoBoost™
316
Engine Specifications - 2.5L
317
Engine Specifications - 2.7L EcoBoost™
318
Motorcraft Parts - 1.5L EcoBoost™
318
Motorcraft Parts - 2.0L EcoBoost™
320
Motorcraft Parts - 2.5L
321
Motorcraft Parts - 2.7L EcoBoost™
322
Vehicle Identification Number
322
Vehicle Certification Label
323
Transmission Code Designation
324
Capacities and Specifications - 1.5L EcoBoost™
325
Capacities and Specifications - 2.0L EcoBoost™
328
Capacities and Specifications - 2.5L
333
Capacities and Specifications - 2.7L EcoBoost™
337
Bulb Specification Chart
342
Audio System
343
General Information
343
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: Sony Audio System/​Touchscreen Display
344
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: SYNC
346
Audio Unit - Vehicles With: Touchscreen Display, Vehicles Without: Sony Audio System
351
Digital Radio
352
Satellite Radio
354
USB Port
357
SYNC™
358
General Information
358
Using Voice Recognition
360
Using SYNC™ With Your Phone
362
SYNC™ Applications and Services
374
Using SYNC™ With Your Media Player
379
SYNC™ Troubleshooting
388
SYNC™ 3
396
General Information
396
Home Screen
408
Using Voice Recognition
410
Entertainment
416
Climate
427
Phone
430
Navigation
435
Apps
443
Settings
446
SYNC™ 3 Troubleshooting
460
Accessories
474
Accessories
474
Ford Protect
476
Ford Protect
476
Scheduled Maintenance
478
General Maintenance Information
478
Normal Scheduled Maintenance
481
Special Operating Conditions Scheduled Maintenance
484
Scheduled Maintenance Record
486
Appendices
496
Electromagnetic Compatibility
496
End User License Agreement
498
Type Approvals
524

FAQ about the 2018 Ford Fusion Manual

What contains the 2018 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 2018 owner's manual:

  • Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Maintenance, for basic maintenance tasks that Ford Fusion owners can do
  • Maintenance for your Ford Fusion, such as oil changes, tire rotations, brake inspections, and fluid checks
  • Technical Information, like engine specifications, tire sizes, and recommendations
  • Best practice for driving your Ford Fusion
  • Fuel Information, with recommended fuel type and fuel tank capacity

Where to download the 2018 Ford Fusion Owners Manual?

The Ford Fusion owner manual for the 2018 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Ford Fusion year 2018 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2018 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Ford Fusion (2018) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2018 is available in English.

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