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2010 Ford Taurus Limited 4dr Sedan FWD

2010 Ford Taurus
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Large Cars
18 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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October 10, 2012, 4:16 pm


 

Question: Why does car intermittently not start on the first try ?

Seems like if there was a heavy rainfall, or when it's been hot outside in the afternoon. Happens sporadically. Can turn the key again & starts up.
New battery, so problem is not the battery.


October 22, 2012, 8:22 pm

Richard W
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It could be the fuel pump relay. I would replace it. The owners manule will tell you where it is at.


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