1993 Ford Taurus Q&A
1993 Ford Taurus Question: Thermostat problem?
I am not a mechanic in anyway. My girlfriend's Taurus windshield fogs up after the car warms up with the defroster on or off. It is especially bad on a rainy day. It also has smoke coming from the vents after the engine is warm. The check engine light is constantly on. Is this the result of a bad thermostat? And where is the thermostat located? Can I replace this myself or do I need a certified mechanic to replace this? - ibskootr
Does it smell like antifreeze if so you might have coolant leak in the heater core if no smell i need more info does the heater/AC work on newer vehicles ac is on when defroster is As far as check engine light could be but might be something else I get the codes checked for free at Autozone - JunkEagle
Replaced thermostat and both sensors, fluid is running into and out of the tank. Does not appear to be air trapped or at least I cant get it out if there is.
i replaced thermostat. it leaked at housing after replacing. i did install a new gasket. i can't get it any tighter. any suggestions?
Need help locating thermostat on a 96 Ford Taurus with a 3.0L V6 DOHC?
Its not leaking coolant anywhere. Actuator is working. Fan blows, just doesn't get hot. I'm thinking maybe thermostat is stuck open. Looking for suggestions as I don't really want to pull dash to g...