967 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2000 or newer Ford Taurus. 201 of these members
(20.8%) have reported electrical repairs for their car.
A total of 326 electrical repairs to Ford Tauri--an average of 0.3 per
vehicle--have been reported.
Drivers door window was inop, Sun/Moon roof was inop, Mirror would not auto dim at night. Dealer replaced motor for drivers door window, and installed new mirror and new motor for sun/moon roof and then found that it was only a fuse for the mirror and sun/moon roof.
Actuator (located behind the glove box) that controls Re-circulating inside air or allowing outside air to come in had broken teeth. Not allowing it to work correctly.
Unable to get heat. Opted not to fix the bad heater core, bypassed it to allow A/C to work.
driver side heat element built in seat needed to be replaced
replace passenger heater seat element
air conditioning compressor too loud
sice 2008 my sync telephone will not allow me to terminate call by tapping steering whell button. only way to end call is to take eyes and hands off steering wheel and hit end call on nav screen. contary what fords states in ads ,
Told loud AC compressor not a problem.
In dealership one week finally after 4 times there they made me leave car overnight and found yellow light on showing air bag driver side warning light.
CANNOT SHUT OFF CEL CALL USING STEERING WHEEL SYNC
started when car was delivered new 3 years and ford states nothing can be done. i cannot hire a lawyer.
left car 8;00am came back next day at 10;00am dealer and Ford said i need to take eyes and hands of steering wheel to end phone call. i am so P----. i purchased taurus for the sync safety driving. and they say that to me
replaced new battery
One touch up/down stopped functioning after car was taken in for the 1st warranty item, replacement of the battery by the dealer which was determined to be defective. It was determined that the driver's window motor was faulty and the dealer replaced it.
Front passenger seat heaters stopped working. Dealer diagnosis found both heaters in seat inoperable. Both elements replaced.
Battery failed and was replaced under waranty. This is battery #4. Excessive with only 25k on the car.