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1997 Ford Taurus Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Ford Taurus

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The annual maintenance cost of a 1997 Ford Taurus is $653. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1997 Ford Taurus Problems

1997 Ford Taurus vehicles have 8 reported problems. The most commonly reported 1997 Ford Taurus problem is: Engine Oil Pan Gasket May Leak.

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1997 Ford Taurus Reviews

1997 Ford Taurus vehicles rate highest in Body and needs improvement in Suspension
Overall (9 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
1997 Ford Taurus Reliability Rating
Below Average

The Ford Taurus Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 9th out of 12 for fullsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $653 which means it has poor ownership costs. While repairs tend to be more severe than average, these issues occur less often, so major repairs are infrequent for the Taurus.

Most Common 1997 Ford Taurus Questions

There are 8 related questions for 1997 Ford Taurus vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 1997 Ford Taurus questions.
My turn signal light to go left started blinking rapidly. Also the light for it inside stays on. And the bulb in fron...
I have the coil and wires replaced the vehicle is still sputtering and having misfire

1997 Ford Taurus Recalls

1997 Ford Taurus vehicles have 3 known recalls. The most common recall is: Ford Recalls Several 1997-1998 Vehicle Lines to Provide Proper Headlamp Aiming Instructions.