Ford Fusion: Parking brake - Brakes - Ford Fusion Owners manualFord Fusion: Parking brake

WARNING:

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 brake pedal firmly.

2. Pull the parking brake lever upwardsto its fullest extent.

Parking on a hill

If you have to park facing uphill, select firstgear and turn the front wheels away fromthe kerb. If you have to park facingdownhill, select reverse gear and turn thefront wheels towards the kerb.

Releasing the parking brake

1. Press the brake pedal firmly.

2. Pull the parking brake lever upwardsslightly, press the release button andpush the lever downwards.

    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 ...

    See also:

    A Word About Your Keys
    The authorized dealer that sold you your vehicle has the key code numbers for your vehicle locks. These numbers can be used to order duplicate keys from your authorized dealer. Ask your authoriz ...

    Help Command
    If you need assistance at any prompt, or if you want to know your options at any prompt, say “Help” following the beep. The Uconnect™ Phone will play some of the options at any prompt if y ...

    Automatic Transmission
    The shift lever must be in the PARK or NEUTRAL position before you can start the engine. Apply the brakes before shifting to any driving gear. NOTE: The ignition switch must be in the ON positio ...