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6.2

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
12,000 miles

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2001 Ford Taurus brakes problems

brakes problem

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2001 Ford Taurus Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 022004

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 12,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Pulsations while braking. When I had about 12000 miles on my 2001 Ford Taurus, the brakes started to pulsate when I applied them. The service dept told me it was normal wear and the disc needed resurfacing. Now with ~29000 miles the problem is reoccuring. I expect longer life out of my brakes.

- Wilmington, DE, USA

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