96 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2002 Ford Taurus. 16 of these members
(16.7%) have reported engine repairs for their car.
A total of 37 engine repairs to 2002 Ford Tauri--an average of 0.4 per
vehicle--have been reported.
Car had low coolant light come on...added coolant. A day later the light came back, car was low on coolant. Took car to dealer for pressure test, Lower rad. hose assembly was bad. Decided to replace most of the hoses due to age/milage.
cam shaft position sensor replaced, 2nd time in 3 years
replaced fuel pump
replace crank sensor
replaced ignition coil
replace upper intake manifold, thermostat (casting flaw in manifold caused a pinhole leak)
replaced water pump (bearings failing), replaced accessory belt and pulleys at the same time
replaced leaking heater core
Replaced belt tensioner and accessory belt replaced camshaft synchronizer assembly
Idle speed was high (failing to slow down to normal 750 RPMS when stopped). Diagnosed Idle Air Control valve as the likely problem. Cleaned IAC and throttle body, problem persisted. Replaced IAC to solve problem.