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2009 Ford Fusion Repair Histories

69 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2009 Ford Fusion. 22 of these members (31.9%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 53 repairs to 2009 Ford Fusions--an average of 0.8 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2009 Ford Fusion repairs by problem area

Chart based on 53 repairs.

2009 Ford Fusion repair cost distribution

Chart based on 13 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2009 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

221-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed automatic FWD

Ford Fusion in Ohio, United States
Mar 2009 - Mar 2015
28000 mi US $270 Brake caliper froze and needed to be sandblasted, greased, and new pads installed. $270 for a rear brake job on car with under 28,000 miles. 
29000   Trunk lid strut replacement. Strut blown causing trunk lid to slam closed (narrowly missing hands and heads) and making trunk difficult to open. 
32000   Paint bubbling on rear decklid immediately beneath chrome trim. Body shop sanding, priming and repainting under warranty. 
42000   Replaced dead battery 
50300   For the second time, the trunk decklid was exhibiting bubbling paint and rust forming. Inexcusable, but our dealer offered to fix it for $50... 
62000   Second time the decklid has been in for repair. First time we had bubbling rust below the rear bright strip and was repaired under warranty (at 34,000 miles). Rust reappeared in the same locations requiring decklid replacement 
Ford Fusion in Louisiana, United States
Mar 2009 - Mar 2015
3000 mi   car drifts to right engine has knock at idle some of the time. It is getting worse as I drive further. 
7000   knock comes and goes 
12000   horn blew on right side of steering wheel but not on left side. 
21700   Gas Struts for trunk lid support failed and were replaced. 
Ford Fusion in New York, United States
Oct 2010 - Oct 2012
32000 mi   radio sync trouble plagued seek gets stuck on sat and getting a blip in signal playing as if I hit an overpass which interrupts signal. Phone syncing up hit or miss po'ed. Not getting the right answers from the dealer. 

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2009 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

160-horsepower 2.3L I4 5-speed manual FWD

Ford Fusion in Kansas, United States
Feb 2009 - Aug 2010
13500 mi   backlight out on radio button, Replaced Radio. Rattle in Dash and Rattle by sunroof in headliner The radio that was installed to fix the backlight problem had bad reception. A new radio was ordered. Visor Clip Replaced, Rattle in dash was fixed. Ordered radio was installed. 
17000   Coolant bottle would overflow when the A/C was run and the engine got hot. It was determined the cap was not sealing properly, the Coolant bottle was replaced. front brakes made a click or pop noise once when cold when backing out of the garage, Clips were installed to eliminate the noise. 
18000   I could feel engine vibration through the clutch pedal. The shop updated the PCM Software. Did not make a change in the vibration 

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2009 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

160-horsepower 2.3L I4 5-speed automatic FWD

Ford Fusion in Ohio, United States
Jun 2009 - Mar 2015
29000 mi   transmission light came on for a few minutes. Dealership replaced a sensor. 
60500 US $500 Caliper froze. Caused pads and rotor damage, had to replace all. 
Ford Fusion in Texas, United States
Jul 2010 - Jun 2011
45900 mi US $422 Speedometer broke. Speedo partially inoperative, operates at random/erratic times, transmission has erratic shift pattern. EEC Test, code P0720, tested and replaced OSS (Odometer Speed Sensor). Part cost = 101.82, Labor cost = 311.81 
Ford Fusion in California, United States
Feb 2009 - Mar 2015
10700 mi   Clunking sound in the front passenger door. The speaker replaced. 
Ford Fusion in California, United States
Apr 2009 - May 2010
10000 mi   Engine threw a connecting rod, catastrophic failure - engine block destroyed 
16000   transmission shifting poorly and leaking fluid...pan will be resealed and OSS must be replaced. 
24000   Vehicle was repurchased by the manufacturer as a Lemon - no longer own 
Ford Fusion in Ohio, United States
Nov 2009 - Mar 2012
10000 mi   No heat was coming from heater/defroster. Dealer replaced a blend door actuator. 
Ford Fusion in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2009 - Mar 2015
20440 mi   Dash storage door hinge failure Fixed dash 
56760 C $100 Weak battery under stress. Replaced to avoid problem in the winter. 
83700   Replace 2 front wheel bearings 

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