2000 Ford Taurus Q&A
2000 Ford Taurus Question: head gasket repair
How much to repair for a blown head gasket. I have a 2000 Ford Taurus and my head gasket has blown causing my car not to start. I would like to know what kind of shops would fix this problem for me? - Visitor
Are you certain it is a head gasket failure? It is not entirely common with the 3.0L V6 in a Taurus. Especially the 12 Valve OHV version. I recommend contacting a local shop and making a relationship with them, where they can give you a (second) opinion on the engine issue. Here is a link to some local shops... http://repairpal.com/directory?address=19026&car_brand_names=Ford My thinking is that if you have a cylinder head leak on this car that there may be additional internal engine issues. Good luck. - DaveJHM
I have white smoke coming out the exhaust and the engine reves high. Is this a blown head gasket?
Just a month ago had a new/used engine put in this vehicle. Already it has white smoke from exhaust which I assume is a blown head gasket. No overheating and engine light only blinked occasionall...
My Taurus will start and run (rough) with water billowing out the tailpipe. Head Gasket problem. A friend mentioned there is a product I could use like a sealant to fix the problem and maybe get an...
ball park fiq. to make repairs?
overheated on highway, immediately stopped & added coolant has been leaking since, faster now, had sears check hoses, they said I need a full service garage to replace the gasket, coolant had turn...