Ford Fusion: Ignition switch
Ignition switch positions
Never return the key to the 0position when the vehicle is inmotion.
Ignition off. When the key is removed fromthe ignition switch, the steering columnlock will be activated as soon as thesteering wheel is turned.
Steering unlocked. Ignition and all mainelectrical circuits are disabled. The ignitionkey should not be left in this position fortoo long to avoid discharging the battery.
Ignition switched on, all electrical circuitsoperational. Warning and indicator lampsilluminate. This is the key position whendriving, and must also be selected whenbeing towed.
Starter motor activated. Release the keyas soon as the engine starts.
General informationGeneral points on starting If the battery has been disconnected thevehicle may exhibit some unusual drivingcharacteristics for approx. 8 kilometres(5 miles) after reconnecting the battery. This is b ...
Starting a petrol engineNote: You can only operate the starterfor a maximum of 30 seconds at a time. Cold or hot engine All vehicles CAUTION: When the temperature is below-20ºC (-4ºF), switch the ignition onfor ...
When to contact your Toyota dealer
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Protection Of Body And Paint From Corrosion
Vehicle body care requirements vary according to geographic locations and usage.