20 Most Recent 2001 Ford Taurus Questions & Answers


Sounds like the Throttle Plate is sticking

You were fooled into changing the TPS because of the code

Not the way you diagnose vehicle issues

You find out why a sensor--- good or bad set the code

Get some CRC Throttle Body Cleaner & follow the instructions

Don't need much sprayed around the throttle plate

Then have someone step on gas pedal to confirm success

May need the key on

Your low input is the throttle not returning to home position

Almost like the sensor was telling you what was wrong

Fun stuff isn't it & not easy to understand

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Dec 01, 2019


First you need a lot of tools second you have to disconnect the transmission drive axles and remove the transmission from the vehicle jack stands engine crane slide hammer with puller arm attachment why do you think the pump went?

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Nov 22, 2019


Bosh platinum, because they are pregapped and most people don't know anything spark plug gap

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Nov 22, 2019


disconnect the catalytic converter/muffler and see if that helps. If so, you've got a plugged converter/muffler

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on May 13, 2019


There is no reset, if the light is on and/or you have a no start condition then you need it tested to determine the cause.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Mar 29, 2019


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2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Feb 07, 2019


www.autozone.com

They can get all the parts. They also provide haynes repair manuals, any special tools (probably not required for this vehicle) and any special disassembly instructions.

I hope this helps.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Jan 24, 2019


have the fault codes read as it may be in limp mode from a sensor that has gone bad or recorded a possible costly failure in the engine or transmission

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Sep 30, 2018


You can check the fuel pressure to see what it is.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Sep 30, 2018


Have your battery and charging system checked.The battery should turn over longer than this.Make sure the connections are clean and tight.You should also have your starting system checked.Auto Zone will check these for free.Hope this helps.Good luck.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Sep 30, 2018


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2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Sep 30, 2018


Removal & Installation To Remove:
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions in the beginning of this section.
  2. Shift the vehicle into NEUTRAL and position it on a hoist.
  3. Release the fuel pressure.
  4. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  5. Remove the fuel tank filler cap.
  6. Drain as much fuel from the tank as possible.
  7. Using suitable hose pinching pliers, clamp the fuel tank filler hose. Clamp the fuel tank filler hose in the location shown ford-05-00-396.gif

  8. Disconnect the three quick connect couplings from the fuel tank tubes at the tank.
  9. Disconnect the fuel pump electrical connector.
  10. Disconnect the fuel filter inlet tube from the filter.
  11. Position a suitable lifting device under the fuel tank.
  12. Remove the two fuel tank support strap bolts.
  13. Lower the fuel tank to access the fuel pump module while swinging the fuel tank support straps away from the tank.
  14. Clean the area around the fuel pump mounting flange.
  15. Disconnect the fuel pump module electrical connector and the fuel pump module fuel outlet tube.
  16. Using the special tool, turn the fuel pump module retaining ring counterclockwise and remove it. CAUTION
    The fuel pump module must be handled carefully to avoid damage to the float arm, filter and convolute hoses.
  17. Turn the fuel pump module counterclockwise and the fuel pump module will release from the locking tabs. Remove the fuel pump module from the fuel tank.
To Install:
  1. Install the fuel pump module in the fuel tank.
  2. Connect the fuel pump module electrical connector and the fuel pump module fuel outlet tube.
  3. Raise the tank into position and install the mounting strap bolts. Tighten the bolts to 26 ft-lbs (35 Nm).
  4. Connect the fuel lines and electrical connectors at the fuel tank.
  5. Lower the vehicle and refill the tank.
  6. Connect the negative battery cable.
  7. Turn the ignition key to the ON position to pressurize the fuel system.
  8. Visually inspect the fuel system for leaks.
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2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Jul 24, 2018


sounds more like a valve problem. Weak valve spring or worn valve guide. Something mechanical that changes when the engine heats up.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Apr 25, 2018


Non-Step Style - If you look inside the connector on the Camshaft Position Sensor; you are looking at the socket (female) side of a quick connect plug. For the non-step style plug socket, the hole is the same size in the front of the plug socket as it is at the back (bottomed out in the socket hole) end of the plug socket. This means the tip of the plug (male end of the quick connect) from the vehicle will be the same size as the back end of the quick connect plug, (no step down in size.)

Step Style - If you look inside the connector on the Camshaft Position Sensor; you are looking at the socket (female) side of a quick connect plug. For the step style plug socket, the hole is large at the front of the socket, then about .25 (1/4) inches into the socket, the size of the socket steps down about .0625 (1/16) inches. This means that .25 (1/4) inches into the socket, the socket hole steps down and is smaller than the socket hole at the front of the socket. The smaller socket dimension remains this size the rest of the way back (bottomed out in the socket hole) of the plug socket. Looking at the vehicle side of the quick connect plug, the tip of the plug (steps down in size.)

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Apr 22, 2018


Leek inside car under clove box right side

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Mar 27, 2018


The heater core might have a blockage or the inlet water valve may be stuck. The thermostat on the engine may be stuck open as well.

2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Mar 24, 2018


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2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Mar 15, 2018


Visit the on-line store, known as reliable-store, they have the repair manuals. I'm sure you will get the solution of your problem.
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2001 Ford Taurus | Answered on Mar 15, 2018

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