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2001 Ford Taurus LX 4dr Sedan

2001 Ford Taurus
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Mid-Size
20 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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what do i need to get to fix the problem
while going down the road it runs fine just when i stop at a stop sign or red light it starts chugging then dies.
Asked by Sheila W December 15, 2014, 5:32 am 1 reply
Every once in a while , especially when it's cold, when I staet the car there is a tapping sound.
It does not happen all the time. Mainly when it is cold outside. It stops aftera few min.
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2000 ford tauarus v-6 dohc when idling for more than a couple of minutes the engine starts missing
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Asked by Cory M December 15, 2014, 11:55 am 0 reply
where is the in line fuses located from alternator to battery
put in new alternator but it worked for a day now if u jump it runs then dies no headlights either
Asked by Terrisa H December 9, 2014, 7:57 am 1 reply
should my mechanic have bled my breaks?
I just had a tire and rim replaced and when I got my car back the break line was completely shot. I brought it back to the same mechanic and paid to have it fixed. However now whe...
Asked by Tina J December 8, 2014, 8:03 am 0 reply
confused help
car runs fine when cold, dies and wont stay running when warm
Asked by Sean H December 3, 2014, 11:32 am 1 reply
engine light is on
This afternoon I turn my car on and I notice that it took over 5 seconds to finally turn on. It usually start up pretty fast. After turning the car on, the engine light turn on.It ...
Asked by Daniel S December 3, 2014, 12:40 pm 0 reply
Car keeps dying
My boyfriend has a ford tarsus. It dies every now and again and I'm not sure why, but would really like to fix it soon. It has died in me when I was passing somebody. It sputtered ...
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01 Taurus SES 1.9L won't start/hard start
I started having hard start problems with my 01 Taurus SES 1.9l when the engine was cold. (169000 miles) Once started it would putter for a minute then idle/run fine. One day it w...
Asked by Kathleen S November 28, 2014, 7:50 am 0 reply
what could make my can position sensor go bad?
Its been replaced twice in two weeks , my check engine light keeps coming on for it. And every time I turn the air on it will rob my car of power and start jerking while I'm drivin...
Asked by Robert B November 17, 2014, 5:37 pm 1 reply
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