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 to Replace a Coil in a 2003 Ford Taurus?

The 2003 Ford Taurus uses an electronic ignition system with a solid-state coil providing spark for combustion. Dirt and moisture are the biggest enemies of the coil, because they can cause electri... 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 »