fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
17,684 miles

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problem #3

Dec 222006

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 47,053 miles
The contact owns a 2002 Ford Taurus. The contact stated that he experiences a lot of wind noise, water leakage, squeaks, and rattles coming from the vehicle's windshield. The contact stated that snow may have entered into the floor blower, motor, and resister and that speed was not a factor. The contact has performed the repair to his windshield. The current mileage is 50,457 and failure mileage was 47,053.

- Omaha, NE, USA

problem #2

Oct 202004

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While driving in inclement weather the windshield wipers would come on and go off intermittently without warning. The consumer was able to drive it to the dealer for inspection. The mechanic informed the consumer that the windshield wiper motor needed to be replaced. Please fill in additional information.

- Minneapolis, MN, USA

problem #1

May 172003

Taurus 6-cyl

  • 6,000 miles
The vehicle caught on fire. The vehicle was parked and locked for 8 hours when a noise was heard. The consumer viewed the front of the vehicle on fire. The insurance and fire investigators thought that maybe the fire started in the windshield wiper motor.

- Hammonton, NJ, USA