Ford Fusion: Hints on driving with ABS - Brakes - Ford Fusion Owners manualFord Fusion: Hints on driving with ABS

When the ABS is operating, the brakepedal will pulse. This is normal. Maintainpressure on the brake pedal.

The ABS will not eliminate the dangersinherent when:

• you drive too close to the vehicle infront of you.

• the vehicle is aquaplaning.

• you take corners too fast.

• the road surface is poor.

    Principle of operation
    Disc brakes Wet brake discs result in reduced brakingefficiency. Dab the brake pedal whendriving from a car wash to remove the filmof water. ABS WARNING: The ABS does not relieve you ofyour respon ...

    Parking brake
    Applying the parking brake WARNING: Make sure that the parking brake isapplied before you release the lever. Note: Do not press the release buttonwhen you apply the parking brake. 1. Press the bra ...

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