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2 of 3 people found this review helpful
Ford is still the same poor quality
By wolffchad on 07/19/11 17:46 PM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

I really wanted to love this car.I liked everything about it when i bought it new in June 09 but...At 6000 miles while taking my son to tour a college i was on an incline and the tranny slipped.When i returned home i took it to the dealer and they reprogrammed the tranny.Seemed fine for a while but started slipping again.At 19000 the dealership found a leak from the half shaft and burned out clutches. At 25500 miles the tranny had to be rebuilt when at 70mph it went out of gear while on vacation and would not engage.Had no power. When they hooked it to the computer there were no error codes even though the clutches burned out again.It's starting to flair after rebuild 7.15.11.Don't buy Ford.
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Still amazed by this car...
By chinorth on 07/18/11 08:16 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

My Fusion is an SEL with the 3.0 V6, bought mid-2010. Since then I've already put upwards of 25,000 miles on it, mixed city/highway. In short, I've put it through hell. It still drives like new. Unlike "Big Three" cars of just a few years ago, there's not a squeek or rattle to be heard. I've had none of the transmission issues some people are complaining about. One must realize that unhappy customers are more likely to speak up than satisfied ones...I highly doubt the number of complaints here are indicative of the actual frequency of the issues (this goes for all cars). I seem to recall though that a change was made to the 2010 transmissions in early 2010 to resolve some issues.
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3 of 7 people found this review helpful
Transmission is junk!!!!!
By seanm7454 on 06/11/11 06:06 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Had my 2010 Ford Fusion 4 cyl SEL for 9 months now. The transmission is the worst piece of garbage ever to come in a car at any time in history. It has been 'reflashed' 5 times, had new valve body and been completely replaced once. It is still 'flaring' and shuttering every day. It has spent a total of 47 days in the shop just for the transmission problems and another 7 days for the BLISS system failures. This care is a joke and for will not own up to it. Lemon Law here we come.
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Bad BAD customer service!!!
By driveon9 on 04/22/11 07:19 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Bought a new 2010 Fusion with a 6 sp auto trans. Nothing but problems with this trans. Had enough and sold the junk. Stay away from this model and Ford.
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Just a bad Ford experience, never again!
By reverence on 01/23/11 18:19 PM (PST)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

The car had a number of problems, every manufacturer will have them but its how the company handles them, Ford failed miserably. The most serious was the transmission, it did not shift properly, it slipped, and it made whining noises. I got nothing but a run around from the dealership and from Ford. I see where many others are having the same problems. The car had a build date of 6/10 which was suppose to be after the factory fix but obviously they have not figured it out yet. This went on for 6 months and finally I had enough and sold the car for a major lose. I laugh when I see the Ford commercials now about quality and commitment.
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Transmission problems
By clayfish on 12/14/10 22:01 PM (PST)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

We are having transmission problems as well with our brand new 2010 Fusion. The car has been at the dealer for over a week. Not the quality I expected from Ford. Be wary of Ford's faulty transmissions.
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Overall evaluation
By Anonymous on 12/06/10 00:00 AM (PST)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Could use a taller 6th gear and slots for maps on the sides of the doors, also a power source outlet in the trunk for accessories. Ride is harsh on rough roads but most unibody cars are. A full frame would improve the ride greatly. We don't have pool table smooth roads around here. The dash could use some color otherwise the car is nice and tight and handles beautifully.
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Pretty Car, unreliable & poorly built
By Jim from Houston on 10/24/10 00:00 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Purchased new 2010 Fusion SEL in May 2009. Four cylinder provided adequate acceleration & excellent MPG. I was impressed by the quiet interior & smooth shifts. What a diff a year makes - now the engine sounds like a dying sewing machine and the tranny either revs to the red-line before a rubbery downshift OR it bangs out harsh clunky shifts). This is after the "transmission recall repair" The dealer claims this is normal for the car; however it certainly wasn't the norm at time of purchase. Additional problems have included faulty airbag sensors, faulty seat belt sensors, faulty starter, the list goes on. 6th new Ford in 13 yrs; sadly it's prob my last. Avoid this model.
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Fusion JUNK
By Fusion Junk on 10/19/10 00:00 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

Had transmission troubles from day one. Ford gave me the runaround for 6 weeks until I sold it. Never buy a Ford product again!
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful
2010 Fusion
By Doug on 10/05/10 00:00 AM (PDT)

Vehicle

2010 Ford Fusion Sedan SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6A)

Review

This is the first domestic car I have owned in 20 years. Ford got it right with this car. Build quality is great and no squeaks or rattles after 6000 miles. Got 34 mpg on a trip average around 26 in town Plenty of room for me at 6 ft tall and a little wider then i used to be. This is one of my the nicest cars I have had in a long time. Spend the extra money for the SEL the leather,heated seats and the vision package are well worth the money.The SYNC system is second to none. I have most of it figured out by now. I would recommend this car to anyone looking for a great value for your money. The 4 cylinder engine is a little loud at times but the better gas mileage is well worth the trade off.
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