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Ford Taurus Problems

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Most Common Ford Taurus Problems

The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak.
The engine may misfire and/or buck while driving at freeway speeds with no fault code stored in the powertrain control module (PCM).
If you experience difficulty starting the engine when cold, stalling at idle, or hesitations during acceleration, it may be the idle air bypass valve.
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1 Known Ford Taurus Electrical & Lights Problem

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3 Known Ford Taurus Exhaust & Emissions Problems

2 Known Ford Taurus Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known Ford Taurus Suspension & Steering Problem

14 Known Ford Taurus Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Ford Taurus years 2003, 2002, and 2000 are the most likely to experience problems.

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