How to Charge the A/C of a 2003 Ford Taurus?

Answer In 1995, Ford switched from using R12 refrigerant to R134a refrigerant in their A/C units. The Ford Company did this to comply with Federal regulations. Since 1995, all vehicles, including the 2003... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot a 2003 Ford Taurus?

The Ford Taurus was introduced in 1986 and has remained in production for more than 20 years. Though notorious for having a faulty power steering pump (the so called "Ford whine"), the Taurus remai... Read More »

How to Add Freon to a 2003 Ford Taurus?

Adding refrigerant (freon) to your Ford Taurus is a common home mechanic project. It is normal to lose a small amount of refrigerant when the weather is cold and the seals in the air-conditioning s... Read More »

How Do I Replace the Thermostat on a 2003 Ford Taurus?

The engine coolant thermostat in a 2003 Ford Taurus regulates the engine temperature. The thermostat remains closed until the engine reaches operating temperature at which point the thermostat open... Read More »

How to Install an Alternator in a 2003 Ford Taurus?

The battery provides power to the starter to turn the engine over until it starts. When the engine is running, and the key is not in the start position, the alternator is providing the power requir... Read More »