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2012 Ford Fusion Repair Histories

92 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2012 Ford Fusion. 23 of these members (25%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 54 repairs to 2012 Ford Fusions--an average of 0.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

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2012 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

240-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Ford Fusion in Massachusetts, United States
Dec 2011 - Feb 2014
4000 mi   vehicle is not shifting correctly, slamming gears and over revving between shifts vehicle still not shifting properly, data recorder was installed then removed after a few weeks. 
21300   sunroof was rattling, headliner was adjusted the cooling fan bearing was squeaking and the blower fan was chirping both parts replaced 
Ford Fusion in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2012 - Dec 2013
34100 mi   transmission seal defect, transmission was leaking 
46500   transmission seal again!! on warranty 

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2012 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

240-horsepower 3.0L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Ford Fusion in Alberta, Canada
May 2012 - Sep 2014
2320 mi   Loss of power steering, known EPAS issue, steering box replaced under warranty 
36600   Recall for carb. I had a few instances where when I accelerated it bogged down that I was unsure of the cause... when the recall came in it seemed to fit. 

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2012 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.5L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Ford Fusion in California, United States
Aug 2012 - Jun 2014
4000 mi   Sun roof wouldn't open.They had to order a new motor for the sunroof.Day 2 was a Friday.Monday the motor sitill hadn't arrived finally on day 4 it was installed.Car was returned with soiled finger prints in 6 different areas. 
Ford Fusion in Delaware, United States
Jan 2012 - Oct 2012
4000 mi   Erractic shifting/slipping. Reprogrammed powertrain computer 
12000   Erratic shifting, shift flares harsh shifts. 
Ford Fusion in New Jersey, United States
May 2012 - Apr 2014
9300 mi   Windshield was defective from factory. 

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2012 Ford Fusion 4dr Sedan

175-horsepower 2.5L I4 6-speed automatic FWD

Ford Fusion in Oregon, United States
Aug 2011 - Sep 2014
6670 mi   Transmission adjustment 
10700   Transmission software adjustment 
16000   Automatic transmission not shifting correctly. 
24000   Automatic transmission not shifting correctly 
Ford Fusion in Florida, United States
Feb 2012 - Oct 2014
4000 mi   Turned rear rotors. The rear rotors had the equivalent of 20k miles of wear at delivery! Ford would not replace them despite my insistence. I urge new car buyers to look over items like brake rotors and REFUSE delivery if something is wrong. 
24000   Center console AC vents replaced. 
Ford Fusion in New York, United States
Jan 2012 - Dec 2013
1000 mi   Airbag deploy light comes on and stays on for most trips. Happened frequently, then infrequently, then seldom. Dealer reset memory code, but could not determine problem. Dealer said drive until stays on, then callback for service appt. 
6200   Replacement of driver's airbag clock spring, after airbag deploy dash light came back on again daily for over a week. Dealer pulled 'live' code to determine, part to be replaced. Replacement of driver's airbag clock spring, after airbag deploy dash light came back on again daily for over a week. Dealer pulled 'live' code to determine, part to be replaced. Covered 100% under warranty. 
Ford Fusion in Tennessee, United States
Mar 2012 - Sep 2014
11300 mi   Harsh shift 1-2, slipping and flaring 2-3 and 3-4 despite application of TSB 12-3-7 Failure of valve body due to worn regulator valve bore. Total rebuild with replacement of all clutches, gaskets, and seals, including foward, reverse, overdrive clutches and final drive seal. Vehicle in shop for 21+ days. 
18000   Further work up for harsh 1-2 shift, now only when cold. Vehicle pressured tested and passed. PCM update applied. 50 percent improvement. 
31000   Continued harsh 1-2, flared 2-3, and other shift quality issues. 
46000 US $200 Battery died with less than 36 months service life. Note car extremely hard to jump start, requires a V6 to get enough juice. It is a big 4, so I'm not surprised. 

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