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My ford fusion has ABS but does not h as 've traction control. Can I have an expert add traction control?

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ABS is a braking system that pulses your brakes on and off for you automatically. Traction control is controlled by your engine's computer. When your drive wheel begins to spin due to loss of traction, the "traction control", if turned on, prevents your drive wheel from spinning too fast, which could cause you to lose control. Anyway, to answer your question, to my knowledge there is no easy way to add this accessory to your car.

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