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2017 Ford Taurus Reliability Ratings

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2017 Ford Taurus Recalls

There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION Recall Date: 02/28/2018
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Ford Taurus vehicles equipped with mechanical key ignition systems. The keys for these vehicles may be able to be removed from the ignition when transmission is not in the PARK position. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 114, "Theft Protection."
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 2100
  • Consequence: If the key is removed from the ignition while the vehicle is not in the PARK position and the parking brake is not applied, the vehicle may roll away, increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the shifter assembly, free of charge. The recall began May 11, 2018. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 18C02.
  • Dates of Manufacture: JUL 30, 2017 to FEB 12, 2018
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 18C02
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 18V141000
STEERING Recall Date: 08/27/2017
  • Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017 Explorer, Taurus and Police Interceptor Utility and Sedan vehicles. The steering gear heat shield fasteners may corrode, allowing the heat shield to detach.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 253
  • Consequence: If the heat shield detaches, the steering gear may overheat, increasing the steering effort required by the driver, especially at lower speeds, and increasing the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers to inspect and replace the heat shield fasteners as needed, free of charge. The recall began on September 13, 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17S23.
  • Dates of Manufacture: MAY 06, 2017 to MAY 07, 2017
  • Manufacturer Recall Number: 17S23
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 17V530000

2017 Ford Taurus Warranty

The 2017 Ford Taurus comes with a three-year/36,000-mile warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

Warranty information last updated: 9/6/18

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