2012 Ford Fusion Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Ford Fusion

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2012 Ford Fusion Problems

Harsh or Delayed Shifting of Automatic Transmission

The automatic transmission may develop shifting concerns. On lower mileage vehicles, upgrading the software in the powertrain control module (PCM) and the transmission control module (TCM) may correct the problem. As the mileage increases, internal transmission damage can occur. Repairs could involve replacement of the valve body or a complete transmission rebuild. Whenever major transmission repairs are made, it is important to be sure the PCM and the TCM have the latest software updates to help prevent these issues from reoccurring.

Trunk Will Not Latch Closed

The electric trunk latch solenoid can get stuck in the open position making it so the trunk will not latch closed. The diagnosing technician should verify correct electrical connection at the solenoid and check for correct cable routing. The trunk latch most commonly will need to be replaced.

Disgusted with the brakes

Let's see, had to replace rear brakes and rotors at 27000 miles, have had to replace all 4 tires, 11000 miles after brakes and rotors were replaced I hear a grinding noise so I take the car back in-have to replace both yet again (which they were still under warranty where I had had them replaced, so it was free thank god), but then they tell me that the rear driver's side calipers had seized up-so goodbye to 400.00. Plus calipers would have be...

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2012 Ford Fusion Questions

What do codes B1086,1082,1081 mean on my Ford Fusion? (1 answer)

The heat and a/c do not come on. Blower works, can't switch zones or adjust temperature.

I just changed my battery on my Ford Fusion SE 2012, now my car doesn't come on (1 answer)

I put my charger on and it works, but the car lights or anything doesn't come on

my Drivers interior door handle broke, internally,worked one day,next time I wen (1 answer)

ya.worked one day,next time it popped when trying to use it, a nd now its moving the lever only, and inside lock lever doesn<t seem to work right either, help have to reach outside to open door

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2012 Ford Fusion Recalls

Failure Of Electric Power Steering Assist

The steering motor sensor may fail, resulting in loss of power steering assist from the electric power steering system. Dealers will check the power steering control module (PSCM) for any trouble codes and replace the steering gear for vehicles that have codes relevant to the concern stored. If no codes are found, dealers will update the PSCM software free of charge to resolve the concern.

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