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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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2004 Ford Taurus brakes problems

brakes problem

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2004 Ford Taurus Owner Comments

problem #1

Jan 012005

Taurus 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles

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

Under normal driving circumstances... usually at speeds over 40 mph the ABS system light turns on and after this the brake pedal will shudder heavily when coming to a stop. This is intermittant. When the car comes to a stop and is turned off and then restarted the ABS light goes back to normal status (not on). Usually driving on slower surface streets will not activate the light at all.

- Elk Grove, CA, USA

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