At This Point I Took The Car To A Local Mechanic To Look At The Car. However, in New Zealand the Taurus was quite popular. I Think ford Should Have Some Kind Of Responsiblity For Their Products Especially Since A Recall Was On The Vehicle. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. The Cooling System Was Checked 4 Months Ago, And Was Fine At That Time.
In May Of 2000 Iwas Driving My Vehicle On Md 695 When engine Light Came On I Then Lost Power My Car Shut Off And I Was Forced To Pull Over My Car Was Stalled Out I Then Had It Towed To Towson ford In Towson Md They Told Me It Was My Cooling System After Telling A Few Friends Of My Ordeal One Told Me Of A Recall For The Cooling System On The 96 taurus I Then Contacted The ford Motor Co In Mich. Temporary loss of power steering when turning corners on wet streets. The Heater Core Is An Existing Problem That Reoccurs Every 3 Months Since April 2001. Vehicle was purchased on 19991101. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Due To Complete Corrosion Of Coolant System, This Resulted In The Replacement Of Freeze Plugs, Water Pump, Radiator, Head Gaskets, Thermostat And Heater Core.
I Now Have Tried To Escalate The Problem To A Supervisor. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. Took Ford to small claims court last week and lost. Consumer Had Repairs Done Which Replaced Reservoir And Heater Coil. Gurgleing Sound Under Hood During Fluctuations. Steam Then Began To Billow From Under The Hood And Into The Passenger Compartment. Why Is ford Not Being Required To Take Care Of This Situation On All Affected Vehicles? Our Car Was Still Under Warranty At The Time, But ford Claimed This Part Was Not Covered.
Vehicle was purchased on 19960201. The Repair Bills Have Been Enormous. Reviewing The Board Here I See More Than Just Me With The Same Problem. I Found 2 Of Them Applied To My Vin. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. This is a travesty to have this happening to families all over the country. Sept 12, 2000 When Purchased, This Car Was Serviced, Including A Cooling System Inspection.
Vehicle was using Cruise Control. At This Point I Took The Car To A Local Mechanic To Look At The Car. I Did Not Check It This Time And Was Told By The Dealer That They Measured. This system had sensors in the seat that detected a passenger's weight and position, and inflated the to match. At This Point I Took The Car To A Local Mechanic To Look At The Car. Car: A Drama of The American Workplace.
This generation of Taurus was released for sale in late 1995 to mixed reactions from consumers. My Car Could Be Potentially Dangerous, Leaving Me Stranded In The Middle Of Nowhere. About a month before the last incident, I noticed that the coolant water was a brown, almost muddy color and texture. Car Is Always Overheated And Transmisson Sliping And Jumping. Vehicle was purchased on 19971001.
Have Replaced Resevoir For Antifreeze Due To A Previous Recall… Heater Coil Has Gone Out Due To Corrosion That ford Is Denying Even Exsists. Archived from on November 19, 2006. Now the computor systems are not working the air conditioning. Vehicle was using Cruise Control. Sept 26, 1997 Cooling System Leaks Anti-freeze And Overheats. There has been no recall of these shafts.
For the 1998 model year, the models of Taurus were completely changed. I am pretty sure they know that this is a growing problem. Took Vehicle To Dealer Who Flushed Coolant And Found Coolant Had Broken Down And Damaged engine. Vehicle was purchased on 19980901. Vehicle was purchased on 19970601. Please Provide Any Further Details. Torque, lb-ft rpm: 124 2750 est.
This car is powered by a 3. I Think ford Should Have Some Kind Of Responsiblity For Their Products Especially Since A Recall Was On The Vehicle. Failure In Cooling System On December 27, 1998. Although the doors and mechanical parts were carried over, this generation was designed with a more conservative design in hopes of increasing its appeal to customers. Australians tended to stay away from the Taurus, due to their high price; a well-equipped, larger-engined cost around the same amount. Nov 24, 2000 No Summary Listed For Abov Evehicle. Nov 15, 1997 Coolant System Corroded Out Freeze Plugs.
Reception to the new Taurus by automotive publications was generally positive. I Later Learned From A Radio Talk Show That There Had Been A Recall On The Coolant System For This Auto. . The Center Advised Me That A Supervisor Is Not Avaliable Immediately And Would Take 24-48 Hours For Me To Receive A Call Back. Units Affected 49635 Ford took some big risks with the all-new-for-'96 Taurus. Have been a Ford lover all my life and am kind of sad to say I will never own another Ford.