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2012 Ford Taurus Repair Histories

20 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2012 Ford Taurus. 7 of these members (35%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 34 repairs to 2012 Ford Tauri--an average of 1.7 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2012 Ford Taurus repairs by problem area

Chart based on 34 repairs.
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2012 Ford Taurus 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 365hp 3.5L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Ford Taurus in New Jersey, United States
Mar 2012 - Sep 2014
18300 mi   check engine lite 
Ford Taurus in California, United States
Mar 2014 - Oct 2014
48000 mi US $300 replaced the 2 roof trim pieces because when they got wet they turned white. Dealer broke one of the pieces. Said that they were going to replace but never did. Driver seat cover comes loose at the front clip. It has been repaired 3 times already with no luck. 
Ford Taurus in Georgia, United States
Feb 2012 - Mar 2013
6000 mi   The A/C system was not blowing cold air even with the unit set to MAX. The dealers checked the system and found it to be low and recharged the system. They also added a dye to the system so they can see if any leaks are present. 

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2012 Ford Taurus 4dr Sedan

263-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Ford Taurus in New Mexico, United States
Sep 2013 - Sep 2014
22900 mi   Cruise control when set, and needing to slow down, vehicle would downshift hard. Re-flashed computer, fixed. 
32000   Blowing hot air climbing small hill. Previous dealership visit claimed no problem found, revisit found AC very low. 
Ford Taurus in Pennsylvania, United States
Aug 2011 - Oct 2014
40000 mi US $160 Slow cranking but always started. Battery replaced and back to normal. 
22500   repair out of true rotors 
Ford Taurus in Michigan, United States
Oct 2011 - Sep 2014
10 mi   front passenger power seat motor squeals. Repair under warranty. trunk lid misaligned, black paint peel from B pillar cover, wheel unbalanced (vibration at 70-75mph).  
280   Moisture inside drivers side headlamp. Vehicle still vibrates above 70mph. 
4000   Trunk lid edge rubs with rear bumper cover. Trunk lid need to be adjusted and rear bumper cover partial repaint. 
6500   Water and dirt leak at rear lower door seal. Ford TSB replace all door seals.  Drivers side power seat jammed, replaced seat track.  Trunk lid rubbed with rear bumper cover, readjust rear trunk but issue persist. 
8200   Sync system died. Buttons not responding. USB and Aux jack not working. 
13000   Sync died for second time. Reset sync module. Problem comes back after 2 weeks after reset. Dealer could not do anything because hardware passed self test and software up to date. 
16000   sync module need to reset, bluetooth not functioning... 
30000   shifter chrome bezel peeled. dealer replaced entire shifter knob. 
35300   Sync always in privacy mode, can't receive phone call through Bluetooth. 
36000   Radiator has small leak. Car smells like coolant after long drive. 

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2012 Ford Taurus 4dr Sedan

263-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed automatic FWD

Ford Taurus in United Arab Emirates
Nov 2012 - Apr 2013
32860 mi   The brake pedal had a cushion feel after the 50k major service and even in the service at 40k. The brake was still good but felt the pressure is low specially when used contineously in traffic. The whole booster was replaced they said. 

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