If you are driving a 2012 Ford FUSION HYBRID, or if you are planning to purchase one, then it is important that you review reported Engine problems and defects. Total reports: 5.
Picked Up The Car From The Dealership On Monday (9/25/12) After They Found Something Wrong And Was Driving On State Route 228 At 55 Mile Per Hour. Warning Chime Sounded, Pull Over Safely Warning Came On, Engine Shut Off, Brakes And Accelerator Disengaged, And All Dashboard Lights Illuminated. Put Hazards On For Cars Behind Me And Pulled Over Quickly Avoiding A Sign On The Right Side Of The Road. After 10-15 Mins, I Was Able To Restart The Car By Letting It Reset. After Getting Green Car Indicator, I Went To Turn Around To Go Back To The Dealership. The Car Jumped Forward And Stalled In The Intersection Of State Route 228 And Buck Hill Rd. I Was Able To Have It Start, Jump, And Stall Two Times (enough To Get Me Out Of The Intersection). Upon Arriving The Dealership, They Could Not Find Any Codes That Were Disrupted. The Service Manager Contacted ford Tech Line And Drove It Home For A Few Days To Try To Activate Problem. Could Not Activate, Car Returned With Instructions To Have It Towed Here And Do Not Restart It When It Breaks Down.
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 9900 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3FADP0L3XCR. FORD FUSION HYBRID 2012 problem was reported in INTERLAKEN, NY. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: HYBRID ELECTRIC. VEHICLE SPEED: 55 mph.
Sept 25, 2012
The Check Engine Light Had Illuminated. Called The Dealership And Scheduled An Appointment To Bring It In That Day. Driving At 45 Miles An Hour, Again, Warning Chime Sounded, Pull Over Safely Warning Came On, Engine Shut Off, Brakes And Accelerator Disengaged, And All Dashboard Lights Illuminated. Pulled To The Side Of The Road And Shut Car Off. I Was Too Far From Dealership To Have It Towed And Was Working (i Travel For My Job). Called Dealership, They Said To Bring It In. Able To Restart It After 2-3 Attempts. Brought It To The Dealership. No Code For No Start Or Shut Off But Code For Fuel Canister. Problem Addressed, Fixed, And Car Returned To Me. Could Not Activate, Car Returned With Instructions To ¿