A great car for the price
By Robert Stewart on
1996 Ford Taurus GL 4dr Sedan
425,000 kms on this car. overhauled
tranny at 250,000. OEM tires gave
150,000 km and still had tread.3L
Vulcan never been opened. change the
oil every month.replaced two wheel
bearings, speed shift sensor, lower tie
rod, 2 ball joints. Replaced column
control arm. replacement except tranny
due to wear and tear not defective
manuf. replace tranny oil every
50,000km,flush rad once a year.OEM
General tires only way to go. 110,000to
125,000kms on each set. All lights and
bulbs in car are original. with proper
care the Taurus is a terrific
performer. Gets 30mpg consistently.
Exhaustis orig and passed emissions
test as if new.
Power locks, fold down seats and the
Ford knows about the tranny probs and
has rectified it.