During its production, the Taurus X was partially affected by the. Radio replaced a second time. But I have received a phone message asking if I had taken the car to the dealer yet and to let Ford know if there was anything more they could do. Good luck getting it fixed to your satisfaction. I'm sorry you are unsatisfied. The pressure must be relieved before servicing these fuel systems. Third generation Ford Family, we have six Fords, this is my fifth one.
But some flaws are impossible to miss, like when the gap along the passenger-side airbag cover grows from tight to wide, and the colors of adjacent panels are slightly mismatched. Following the 2009 model year, the Taurus X was withdrawn. Had To Apply Brake Harder To Get Vehicle In Park To Stop Acceleration. It is called D4-atf and i would never go back to non-synthetic atf fluid. ~Natasha I received a call from what sounded like a Ford rep asking if I had taken my car in to the ford dealer which I had done as instructed from an earlier message. Each time I take it in, I lose the car for a week. Car Was Serviced Regularly And Had No Mechanical Issues.
An electronic stability system is standard. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Posted on Jun 17, 2009. I have a neighbor who is a transmission re-builder. Components of dust and pollen filter: 1 - Frame 3 - Filter element 4 - Plastic nut, 2. The improvement is evident immediately in the Taurus X, thanks to a 60-horsepower increase, to 263 hp. The dealer points to Ford saying I would have to get relief from them, and Ford points their finger at the dealer saying they should be responsible.
In contrast to a Taurus station wagon, the Freestyle featured forward-facing third-row seating similar to the Ford Explorer and Ford Expedition. It would shift hard from 1-2 and it acted like it is shifting too late and make an awful clunk sound. On the plus side, the button that lets you close it without the keyfob is on that pod, where shorter people can access it. I just bought it a month ago. The Taurus X addresses both by changing from a 3. If they had fixed the problem in the first place, the transmission would never have been damaged from trying to shift at the wrong times due to the bad sensors! Mar 23, 2011 While Pulling Into Parking Space At Very Low Speed With Right Foot On Brake Petal, Car Accelerated Up And Lurched Forward Hitting Parked Vehicle In Front.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. If you have multiple Ford dealers around, I'd take that list and call a couple of different places. Thank you for the continued patience! The CarGurus View The Taurus has been a steady, dependable winner since it showed up over twenty years ago, and the Taurus X is no different, except it offers more room. Vehicle was purchased on 20070928. Did you have too many miles on the car for it to cover? In addition to the backrests, the whole chair adjusts forward and back, allowing you to share legroom with the third row. In the past couple of weeks my car had made a couple of what I thought were misses but clunks. The 2008 now includes an electronic stability system as standard equipment.
The X is only as tall as it needs to be for ease of entry and exit and to traverse snow, and I respect that. Pretty much every other aspect of the vehicle has been very well received. We limped back home and picked up a rental car for the week. They're both really good fluids though and would be an improvement over what's in there now. I'm using this in my power steering system and it's made a huge difference. Just like everyone else here, This car would be quite nice if it wasn't for such a weak transmission.
Our users can find data on mass market car models from most popular brands. But only when it was cold. If you do a search on this site you will find many others suffering with this transmission, unfortunately. I Pointed Out A Service Bulletin In Reference To This Problem But Since Performing The Software Update It Has Happened Again. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
On Sunday was driving along nothing out of the ordinary, about 45 mph, the car did it and the little wrench came on, the engine light, the airbag light, the low tire light all came on and the mileage went to -----, Miles to empty --- etc. Hi Nelson, I agree with you having this transmission concern looked at as soon as possible. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. We like the car, we want to be able to trust it! Warranty is still covering it, but if they don't fix it, then it does me no good. My wife feels unsafe in the car. What Taurus X Year is Most Reliable? I Feel On Edge When Ever Stopping At A Red Light Behind Another Car Afraid My Car Jumping Into The One In Front Of Me.
Not Even Scratches Or Scrapes, Or, At The Very Least, A Flat Tire Or Wheel Damage From A Major Impact That Would Have Been Necessary To Break A High Strength Suspension Part. You should see 2 hoses. Many spring-loaded seats require no strength to raise, and some require no effort to lower, but you seldom get both. Well, yeah there is, get some help to the dealers on this problem and get it solved once and for all. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Most of their prices really aren't too out of line, though.
Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Screw everything back and that's it! On the downside are so-so materials and some shoddy build quality. I've spent 40 grand between my '08 Taurus and my '08 Sable and I probably won't buy another Ford product again. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Aside from phenomenal crash-test ratings, the 2009 Ford Taurus X offers a wealth of safety features, including one new addition for 2009.