Question about 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

1996 Ford Taurus transmission "dumps " fuild

Our 1996 Ford Taurus has a rebuilt teansmission, drove great for many months, then started "dumping " the transmission flluid. It will drive fine, doesn't seem to mater how far, or how many stops you make, then after you turn it off, start to go again, it will just let the fluid pour out. Any idea what coyld cause this? Thanks so much!

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 26 Answers

There are no guarantees when it comes to a rebuilt transmission or anything. They usually have a warranty for the work all depending on the mileage afterwards. Is it over it? Most likely the gaskets need replacing and the bolts tightened again.

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 98 ford Taurus just stopped on me at a red


when you drive a transmission on low oil transmission clutches pay the price have on the other hand when the torke converter fails there is no power try the oil and filter first see what happens or take it to a profesional good luck

Sep 20, 2014 | 1998 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

My taurus dumped its transmission fluid


This is caused by an overheated transmission, the overheating is caused by an internal failure of a severe overloading of the transmission like towing.

Jun 06, 2012 | 1998 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

I put a rebuilt transmission in a month ago and only really drove to the dump.i drove it around 60 miles with no problem.i went to drive it the following day and when i put it in reverse it makes a ginding...


transmissions are very vehicle specific, like it has to come out of the same year, same make and model, and have the same bolt patterns, also the gear ratios have to be the same. if the gear ratios are different you can take it to a transmission shop and they should be able to fix the ratio problem, although if it is grinding in reverse, that is the first sign to a bad transmission.

Aug 08, 2010 | 1988 Chevrolet Silverado 2500

2 Answers

Where does one dump in transmission fluid on this vehicle?


On most cars you put the transmission fluid down the same tube where you check the level. You want to ad just enough fluid, putting too much fluid in will do as much or more damage than running it a little low. On your dip stick there is an area usually mark min and max you want your fluid in between these lines. On most vehicles the difference between min and max is about 1/2 pint. There should also be printing on your dip stick telling you what type of transmission fluid to use.

Jun 06, 2010 | 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

I have 1996 ford taurus the transmission has lost drive and over drive .i have chaged the filter and it was working fine for about a week


Fluid and filter changes,have no roll whatsoever, on the diagnosing or repair of an automatic trans.

Pull the unit and have it rebuilt.
Your not getting back,two shift stratagies,any other way.

May 26, 2010 | 1996 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Ford taurus will not shift from low gear


I have a 2001 ford taurus and i have transmission fluid leaking on ground when it runs. i was driving it today and it would not shift gears. Then when i got home i saw transmission fuild in the ground.

Jan 08, 2009 | 2000 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Transmission problems


I would take it back to the rebuilder. Perhaps it just requires adjustmnet.

Nov 21, 2008 | 1996 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

2000 ford taurus dumping coolant


It sounds to me like you have a freeze plug that is leaking badly.

Oct 25, 2008 | 1996 Ford Taurus

Not finding what you are looking for?
1996 Ford Taurus Logo

Related Topics:

241 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60960 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5331 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...