hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
66,367 miles

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problem #3

Sep 252007

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 79,100 miles
On a recent trip to N. Carolina we noticed an odor like something electrical was burning in our 2002 Ford Taurus ses. Shortly after that the A/C blower would only work on the highest speed and we could hear a squeaking noise behind the dashboard. We had the car repaired at a private repair shop in N.C. they had to replace a resistor and the blower motor. On several occasions over the last 3 or 4 years we have found the passenger side floor carpet wet after a rainstorm. We didn't notice this often because the car is garaged most of the time. I am concerned that if the water leak caused the electrical short the first time it will only happen again. I would like to think that Ford Motor Co. Would want to repair the root cause of this failure which is obviously a manufacturing issue. A fire could very well have started in this automobile. Or will Ford wait until someone is hurt?

- Ticonderoga,, NY, USA

problem #2

Mar 252006

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 45,000 miles
Heater blower only works intermittently and only on high!

- Kirkville, NY, USA

problem #1

Mar 232005

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 75,000 miles
Windshield is always damp on starting. Blower motor ceased working and was repaired for $250. Wondering about the winddshield leaking? and recall as this will probably happen again.

- Toronto, 00, USA