Ford Taurus Repair and Maintenance
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Ford Taurus ProblemsBlown/Cracked Head Gasket Can Cause White Smoke From Exhaust
White smoke coming from the exhaust could indicate that a head gasket has blown or there is a cracked cylinder head. Our technicians tell us that removal and inspection of the cylinder heads will be required to confirm a crack is present.
The synchronizer shaft for the camshaft position sensor can cause a loud squeak or chirping noise due to failure of the upper bushing. The noise may be erratic and is usually present when the engine is warm.
A Lack of power, poor fuel economy, and black smoke from the exhaust can be caused by a defective MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensor.
Ford Taurus QuestionsHow do I know if my vehicle needs a tune up? (1 answer)
Car is struggling for power when accelerating. Not sure what's causing it but thought I'd ask about a tune up.
what belt do i get to bypass air-compressor on a 3.0
I was driving today and my car started to have problems shifting gear. The transaxle light came on and the speedometer stopped working. What can I do to fix problems?
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.
The fuel delivery module may crack and leak fuel. Dealers will replace the fuel delivery module free of charge to resolve the concern.
The bolts that secure the fuel tank to the vehicle may be improperly tightened, and could result in the tank separating from the vehicle. Dealers will tighten the fuel tank attachment bolts free of charge to resolve the concern.