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Contantly broken
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By Jade McDowell
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2007 Ford Taurus Sedan SE Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


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I bought my 2007 Taurus used in 2011 with 44,000 miles and while the gas milage and spaciousness were great, the reliability has been a nightmare. Over four years (I'm at 69,000 miles now) I've had to replace the battery, the synchronizer, some air conditioning part, two different cowels that were causing rain water to leak into my car two separate times, get the throttle body cleaned out and for the past six months the car has developed the habit of stalling at random times. Three different mechanics haven't been able to diagnose the problem, which it turns out is a common one for Tauruses, and so I'm looking for a new car several years ahead of schedule.


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Great car
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By rampeyj54
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2007 Ford Taurus Sedan SE Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


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The 2007 Ford Taurus is a dependable car. Fun to drive and great for long distance rides.


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Transmissions


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Decent car for the price
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By gary5639
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2007 Ford Taurus Sedan SEL Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


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I bought this car with 32K miles for $10,000. Now it's got 143K miles. Over the years it's had some problems, an alternator, wheel bearings, idle valve, and an AC compressor. I've had it in 14 states and lots of highway miles. I've used it for business and now it's my son's car. Overall it has not had a easy life but done very well. Yes there are better cars, but for the price this is a great value. The AC cools good in the Texas heat, it rides and drives good and is comfortable. It will get about 20mpg around town and 26 / 27 on the highway. Good value.


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Great car....except
23 of 23 people found this review helpful
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By smartaspaint
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2007 Ford Taurus Sedan SE Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


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So, there seems to be a common issue with this particular model of car. Sometimes, the car will simply die while you're driving it. I took it into an auto parts store, they tested the battery and couldn't find anything wrong with it. I took it into the Ford Service center, they tested the alternator, battery, fuel injector, the onboard computer, looked for updates to any of the programming, and everything tested out fine. Couldn't find a thing. I'm taking it to an electronics specialist incase somethings wrong with the ECU but I saw the "10/10" reliability ranking and had to write something since complete failure randomly while you're driving is kind of a bad thing.


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I suggest that they make cars that don't die randomly while you're driving them or at least figure out how to diagnose such issues.


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Love Car, Transmission Problems
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By 07se
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2007 Ford Taurus Sedan SE Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)


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I purchased my 07 Taurus in Feb with 77000 miles. It's a nice riding car and I had no issues with it until recently, the transmission went on it, and my the warranty was expired. Fortunately I was able to work out a solution with the dealer and had it replaced with a used transmission and a 6 month parts and labor warranty. I would recommend this car, but if you are considering buying one, I would suggest having the transmission checked first for your own peace of mind, I see that other reviewers have had the same issue.


Best Features

Smooth riding Large trunk Roomy interior


Worst Features

My particular model does not have anti-lock brakes


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