Under the Hood

The Fusion is available with a four-cylinder or V-6 engine. There are three transmission choices, and high-end V-6 models can be had with all-wheel drive.

  • 160-horsepower, 2.3-liter inline-four-cylinder with 156 pounds-feet of torque
  • 221-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 with 205 pounds-feet of torque
  • Five-speed manual or five-speed automatic transmission (I-4)
  • Six-speed automatic transmission (V-6)
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
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    Air cleaner - removal and refitting
    2.0 litre SOHC models 1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. 2 Depress the locking clip on the airflow meter wiring plug and disconnect the plug. Pull on the plug, not the wiring. 3 Loosen the s ...

    Using booster cables
    CAUTIONS: Connect batteries with only the same nominal voltage. Always use booster cables with insulated clamps and adequate size cable. Do not disconnect the battery from the vehicle’s electri ...

    Final drive oil level check (Every 12 000 miles (20 000 km) or 12 months)
    1 Check the final drive oil level as follows. 2 Position the vehicle over a pit, or raise it at front and rear on ramps or axle stands. The vehicle must be level. 3 Wipe clean around the final dri ...