How do I Replace a Cam Sensor on a V8 Taurus?

Answer A camshaft sensor uses a hall effect voltage signal to tell the engine's computer the position of the Number-1 intake valve, plus the speed of the camshaft. The computer deciphers the information a... Read More »

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How to Replace an O2 Sensor in a Taurus?

A Ford Taurus with a four-cylinder engine will have two sensors. There are three or four on a V-6, depending on the year. The computer will set an oxygen sensor code every time the signal is beyond... Read More »

Replace an Oxygen Sensor on a Ford Taurus?

There are at least two sensors on the Ford Taurus. One sensor is in front of the catalytic converter, and the other is behind it. Oxygen sensors check the amount of unburned oxygen going in the Tau... Read More »

How to Replace the Speed Sensor on a 1999 Taurus?

The wheel speed sensors on your Taurus monitor the rotation of the tooth rings on the hub assembly to determine your rate of speed. The computer in your car also uses the information the speed sens... Read More »

How to Replace an ABS Wheel Sensor in a Ford Taurus?

The anti-lock braking system (ABS) on the Ford Taurus uses a wheel sensor to monitor the wheel speed on each wheel. The ABS controller uses this information to prevent the brakes from locking durin... Read More »