2008 Ford Taurus Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Ford Taurus
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2008 Ford Taurus ProblemsEngine Buck/Misfire at Freeway Speeds
The engine may misfire and/or buck while driving at freeway speeds with no fault code stored in the powertrain control module (PCM). This can be caused by an intermittent fault with the camshaft synchronizer assembly. This condition can be diagnosed by monitoring knock sensor data as per Ford service bulletin #05-22-12. Replacement of the synchronizer assembly will be required to correct this concern.
Multiple owners have reported instances of the automatic headlights not functioning properly. Possible causes are failure of the sunload sensor, the light switch, or the Smart Junction Box (SJB). Professional electrical diagnosis is recommended before replacement of any parts.
The oil pan gasket commonly leaks oil.
2008 Ford Taurus QuestionsI want to know if there is a recall on the door handles.mineis broken (1 answer)
Why is the handle made of plastic? How do I get it replaced? Is it on the recall list?
It is a 2008 ford Taurus SELL all wheel drive I can't find the code to get in car it is keyless on door can't find comp module
what is the approxximate cost of replacing 2008 ford taurus transmission speed sensor?
2008 Ford Taurus RecallsDriver's Frontal Air Bag Does Not Inflate Properly
The second stage of air bag deployment may not deploy, resulting in the increased risk of occupant injury. Dealers will inspect and replace the driver's front air bag module as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.