2014 Ford Taurus Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2014 Ford Taurus
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2014 Ford Taurus ProblemsProblem With Idle Air Bypass Valve May Cause Engine Performance Problems
If you experience difficulty starting the engine when cold, stalling at idle, or hesitations during acceleration, it may be the idle air bypass valve. This valve helps the vehicle idle steady when the accelerator pedal is not pressed.
The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.
2014 Ford Taurus QuestionsHAVE A 2014 FORD EXPLORE . THIS WINTER COULDN'T GET HEAT TO COME OUT OF HEATER . (2 answers)
THIS ISN'T A TAURUS IT IS A EXPLORE WITH A V6 . ANYTHING BELOW 10 DEGRESS IT WOULD NOT GET WARM . BEEN BACK TO DEAL 4 TIMES , THEY SAY NOTHING COMES UP . THERE NOTHING WRONG WITH IT. THEY SAY . MY WIFE SAY'S DIFFERENT .SHE DRIVES IT 7 MILES AND DONT GET WARM . BOUGHT CAR NEW . TH
2014 Ford Taurus RecallsUnexpected Loss of Power
In the affected vehicles, the halfshaft retention clip may not have been properly installed. As a result, without prior warning the halfshaft may move outward and disengage from the linkshaft while driving. This would result in loss of engine power to the drive wheels. Dealers will inspect the vehicles to make sure that the halfshaft is properly retained. If it is not, dealers will replace the linkshaft and also replace the halfshaft if it shows evidence of spline damage.
As a result of water intrusion, the license plate lamp assembly may experience corrosion in states where road salt us used to de-ice the roads. This corrosion may result in a short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire. Dealers will replace the license plate lamp assembly to correct this concern. Note: Under program 14R01, Ford will notify owners in non-corrosion states, and, at the customer's request, dealers will replace the license plate lamp assembly.